The mission of the Friends of the Coronado is to champion the historic Coronado Theatre, a time-honored symbol of civic pride, as a performing arts center and community asset for all to use and share.
“The Friends of the Coronado would like to thank the individuals, foundations, organizations and corporations who support the of Coronado Performing Arts Center through their annual sponsorships and gifts”
Rick Sperando – President, Black Diamond Plumbing and Mechanical, Inc.
The Coronado Performing Arts Center is a stunning example of both the rich history of Rockford and the vision of a community working together towards a future that guarantees accessible art, culture, and entertainment to the next generation of Rockford families. We are proud to pair Axberg and Black Diamond with Rockford’s Crown Jewel as a Premier Season Sponsor.
Andrea Ward – Rockford Market President, BMO Harris Bank
The BMO Financial Group is proud to partner with the Coronado Performing Arts Center as a Premier Season sponsor. Being a committed corporate citizen is an important part of who we are and how we approach our business-and that means supporting key community partners like the Coronado, which is always center stage for celebrated arts and cultural events.
John and Sue Brubaker
This beautiful theater is a place of great joy and pride. We love to be here, and we never hesitate to give freely so it will be here for generations to come.
Paula Carynski – President, OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center
OSF Healthcare is proud of serving this region for more than 115 years. A key part of that service is in support of programs and organizations that make Rockford a great place to be. OSF is honored to be a Premiere Sponsor of the Friends of the Coronado supporting their mission to preserve the Coronado Theatre, and to enrich our community.
David J. Klintworth, President, Senior Financial Advisor, McGladrey LLP
As we navigate through our Transform Rockford process, we need to be mindful of the many great attributes and amenities that our community already offers. The Coronado Performing Arts Center is one such jewel, providing a unique venue for a variety of cultural events. MaGladrey LLP is proud to be a sponsor of the Coronado and to help continue its legacy in our community.
- The Blazer Foundation
- John and Sue Brubaker Charitable Trust
- Gloyd Family Foundation
- Kjellstrom Foundation
- Gordy and Mary Ann Smith Charitable Trust
- Smith Charitable Foundation
- Bergstom Inc. Foundation