Thanks to our Supporters

A Special Thank You to:

  • All the homeowners who opened their homes for the tour
  • The members of the Church of the Atonement and their Rector, The Very Reverend John David van Dooren, for hosting the beginning of the tour and the pretour event
  • Will Harpest, Phyllis Robb, Mother Barbara Henry, Lisa Troglin and John Waters for the presentation at the Church of the Atonement
  • Bob and Katie Remer for hosting the refreshments in their garden
  • Tricia Van Eck and Andre Fiebig and the artists presenting at 6018North
  • Judy Corrin, John Ptak and Elizabeth Callam of Sacred Heart School for opening the Driehaus Center
  • Justin Ostergaard of Chicago Park District for opening the Downey Mansion in Berger Park
  • Principal Harlee Till and engineer Darrow Richman for opening Swift School in celebration of 100 years of service to Edgewater.
  • Lynn Pierce for the history of Swift School
  • John Thomas and other apartment managers who put us in touch with tenants willing to participate in the tour
  • Our wonderful volunteers who acted as tour guides and helped in so many ways
  • Our wonderful sponsors for the ads and sponsors for ads for non profits
  • Maya Lea for finding home owners to participate

Tour Booklet

Many thanks to those who volunteered their time and effort:

  • Kathy Gemperle: Writing, Design, Production
  • Robert Remer: Contact with owners, Writing, Research
  • Larry Rosen: Production, Layout, Photography, Editing
  • Betsy Kane: Design and Production
  • Marsha Holland: Writing, Research
  • LeRoy Blommaert: Research, Publicity
  • Jonas Middleton: Photography
  • David Gemperle: Editing
  • Barbara Strauss: Publicity
  • Elizabeth Mayian: Ad Production, Volunteers

2014 Fall Tour of Homes Committee

Robert Remer and Kathy Gemperle
Co-chairs
 
LeRoy BlommaertPat Duff
David GemperleThom Greene
Marsha HollandBetsy Kane
Betty MayianBryce Payne
Larry RosenAnna Shatsman
Barbara StraussTricia Van Eck