Patrons of Lyric

Usher Lyric into the next stage of its evolution

Lyric Opera of Chicago is an artistic venture that is powered by the passion, dedication, and generosity of Patrons like you. Your support of Lyric's extraordinarily creative programming has brought Lyric to the forefront of performing arts organizations around the world. At the heart of our revitalization are our Patrons of Lyric, who reaffirm their commitment to Lyric each season with a generous gift of $5,000 or more.

Recognition levels for Patrons of Lyric

  • Patron - $5,000-9,999
  • Distinguished Patron - $10,000-14,999
  • Premier Patron - $15,000-24,999

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Highlights of your Patrons of Lyric experience
Alternativee giving options
Making a recurring gift

To learn more about becoming a Patron of Lyric please contact Meghan Pioli at 312.827.5690 or, or if you are ready to commit today, please donate below.

Make your gift today

We hope you'll enjoy your next Lyric performance even more knowing that your generosity makes it all possible. Thank you!



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Matching gift

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Planned gift

Lyric's Gift Planning Department is ready to help you leave a planned gift to Lyric, and to become a treasured member of the Ardis Krainik Society.

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Recurring monthly gifts

A smart way to ensure Lyric’s return to the stage is by making a recurring gift to provide Lyric with continuous, reliable support in scheduled monthly or quarterly installments that are comfortable and convenient for you. By distributing your generosity throughout the year, your sustaining gift will provide reliable funding toward Lyric’s recovery

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Lyric's donor privacy and gift acceptance policy

We do not rent or exchange lists we maintain that may include your personal information. We will not send you mailings on behalf of other organizations. 


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