Kartemquin is funded nationally by a broad base of corporations, foundations and government sources. Our operation would not be sustainable without the generosity of our donors. Here is a partial list of our donors.
- Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
- Bloomberg Philanthropies
- Bertha Foundation
- Ebert Foundation
- The Elizabeth Morse Charitable Trust
- Horizon Pharma
- John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
- The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince
- The Reva and David Logan Foundation
- The Sage Foundation
- The Virginia Wellington Cabot Foundation
- Voqal Fund
Kartemquin's work would also not be possible without support from our broad base of individuals that make up our KTQ community. Here is a list of all of our current KTQ Members and their level of giving:
- Changemakers: Susan Morrison; Jason Stephens; Kenneth O'Keefe; Melissa Sage Fadim; Richard Colburn; Leslie Buchbinder; Edgar Bachrach
- Champions of Craft: Gail Waller; Bettylu Saltzman; John Fromstein; Stuart Fagan; Chaz Ebert; Peter and Lucy Ascoli; James G. Hart; Patricia Aufderheide; Cheryl Mendelson; Fenell Doremus; Neal Robin, Judith Rhinestine; Bradley Henderson; Ellen Rudnick; Elspeth Revere; Adam Singer; Yvonne Afable
- Community Builders: Amir Mohabbat; Maria Finitzo; Margaret Carey; Steve Whisnant; Jerry Temaner; Jason Domanski and 1871 Chicago; Anne and Tony Ruzicka
- Friends of KTQ: John Iltis; Christie Hefner; Erica Hartman-Horvitz; Ira Deutchman; Judy and Bill Cottle; Rosemary Caruk; Jessica Stovall; Beth Iams Wellman; Candace Wayne; Judith Stockdale; Erin Sorenson; Joan and Bill Saidel (in honor of David Szabo); Matt Hoffman (in honor of David Szabo); Ann Riker; Mary Patrick; Erika Leaf; Maya Friedler; Betsy Steinberg; Jeff Spitz; Rupa Shah; Diane Quon; Camille Colon; Chad Owen; Nancy Myers; Marge Lakatos; Susan Baker; Lance Kramer; Noah Temaner Jenkins; Lynn Hanessian; Kevin Jackson; Patty Offer; Max Whisnant; Garrett Schlosser; Bernadine Baines; Ruth Leitman; David Sperling; Anne Morse; Brent McDonald; Diane Simpson; Patricia Lydon; Betsy Martens; Liz Reeves
- KTQ Members: Eva-Maria Seeto; Pat Taylor; Alicia Berg; Phyllis Rabineau; Mya Magleby; Karen Babine; Sandi Mendelson; Robin Blauvelt; Layne McGinn; Jacqueline Lapuck; Justine Nagan; Beth Asaf; Rita Hackett; Amy Halpin; Monica Fox; Alexis Cooke
Contact Joanna Lakatos at firstname.lastname@example.org | 773.472.4366 for more information about how your company can join our distinguished family of Kartemquin Supporters.
Interested in becoming a KTQ Member? Join today! Contact Max Asaf at email@example.com | 773.472.4366 if you have any additional questions about the membership or your benefits.
The support of our members allows us to continue nurturing filmmakers and supporing the crucial films they make. As a thank you for your generosity, you will receive the following benefits at various levels of giving.
- $50 KTQ Member
- Behind the scenes newsletter
- Listing in our website & Anuual Report
- 50% Yearly Discount at KTQ Store
- $100 Friend of KTQ
- All benefits of KTQ Member level plus:
- Year-long Streaming Access to KTQ Films Library
- Exclusive Previews and Events
- $500 Community Builder
- All benefits of Friend of KTQ level plus:
- Preferred Seats at Select Chicago Screenings
- Surprise Gifts
- $1,000 Champion of Craft
- All benefits of Community Builder level plus:
- 1 VIP Ticket to the KTQ Showcase
- Invites to select KTQ Labs
- $5,000 Changemaker
- All benefits of Champion of Craft level plus:
- 2 VIP Tickets to the KTQ Showcase
- Lunch with KTQ leadership and tour of KTQ
What you'll be supporting
Your generous donation helps support our operations and programs such as:
- Filmmaker support program: Help emerging and established filmmakers conceive, create, and share their new projects.
- Diverse Voices in Docs: Help us mentor emerging filmmakers of color.
- KTQ Labs> Free feedback screenings & consulting for in-progress documentaries.
- KTQ Internship Training the next generation of social issue filmmakers.
- KTQ Archive Preserve & conserve over 50 years of Chicago and film history.
- Media Advocacy Ensure a vibrant and diverse independent public media.
- KTQ in the Classroom Provide resources to inspire youth activism & creativity.
With a noted tradition of nurturing emerging talent and acting as a leading voice for independent media, Kartemquin is building on more than 50 years of history as Chicago’s documentary powerhouse.
Kartemquin is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Guidestar
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