Raised in Chicago,
Ready for the World!
Thank you for supporting the
Raised in Chicago, Ready for the World matching campaign!
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The Ensemble Español has the potential to raise $1.5 million dollars in the next three years, and we can do it with your help!
The Caerus Foundation Growth Grant has awarded $500,000 to the Ensemble with the challenge to raise an additional $500,000 in the next three years. Once that goal is reached, the Ensemble will be rewarded with a final $500,000, for a total of $1.5 million!
With these vital funds, Ensemble Español is poised to expand arts education programming, hire full-time dancers, increase audiences, and stabilize the company for the next 40 years.
Your donation supports initiatives such as:
- The American Spanish Dance and Music Festival, featuring world-renowned artists and musicians
- Production of the annual Holiday Family Concerts at Northeastern Illinois University
- Building a permanent, professional performance troupe of the company
- Increasing the educational programming of the company
- and much more!
For more information on the Raised in Chicago match campaign please contact Carolyn Aguila, Ensemble Español's director of development, at C-Aguila1@neiu.edu or (773) 442-5999.
Your gift can also count towards the Goodwin Gift Challenge, doing good for the University in two places at once. Click here to read more.
Thank you for your gift!