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Barrington’s White House is our area’s premier Cultural and Community Center, hosting world-class concerts, performances, speakers, theater, and exhibits for the arts and humanities. Barrington’s White House is supported by donations from individuals, foundations and companies, individual and corporate sponsorships, ticket revenue from cultural and community events and revenue from private event rentals.

We need our generous donors now more than ever. We hope you are inspired by all the things that are going on at Barrington’s White House and will consider making a year-end gift! All gifts are greatly appreciated and can be given in honor or memory of someone special. All donations are made through Friends of Barrington’s White House, a Supporting 501(c)(3) Not-For-Profit Foundation. 

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Stories of Giving

Generous Donors Support Barrington’s White House

See the List of All Who Supported Our Community and Cultural Center

Anonymous Donor Makes a Planned Gift

Leaving Their Legacy with An Unrestricted Gift

Capital Reserve Campaign Surpasses 1.5 Million Dollars

Our Goal Is to Raise $2.5 Million to Fund Maintenance for 50+ Years

Ways to Give

Cultural & Community Operating Fund

Barrington’s White House has become a destination for world-class performers, speakers, and artists and draws attendees from throughout the region. The venue has rapidly gained recognition as one of Chicagoland’s most prominent cultural and community centers.

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Area of Greatest Need

By designating your gift to the Area of Greatest Need, you join hundreds of donors who make Barrington’s White House possible. Reserve gifts are restricted to specific priorities, while gifts to Area of Greatest Need provide our leadership team the flexibility to prioritize the needs of the building, operations, programs, and staff, as well as meet any unforeseen challenges that may occur.

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Capital Reserve Fund

Soon after Barrington’s White House was restored and renovated, plans were underway to establish a Capital Reserve Fund that would ensure the long-term integrity of this exceptional National Historic Register property.

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Cultural & Community Reserve Fund

As our area’s premier Cultural and Community Center, Barrington’s White House hosts world-class performances, speakers, and artists, as well as providing a gathering place for non-profit organizations. Many generous contributions from our community have allowed us to build long-term support for exceptional programming.

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