Kartemquin is funded nationally by a broad base of individuals, 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.
- Arts Work Fund
- Chicago Community Trust
- CityArts Program
- Crown Foundation
- Gaylord and Dorothy Donnelley Foundation
- Illinois Arts Council
- John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
- National Endowment for the Arts
- The National Endowment for the Humanities
- National Film Preservation Fund
- The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at Prince
- Sage Foundation
Contact Justine Nagan at 773.472.4366 for more information about how your company can join our distinguished family of Kartemquin Supporters.
Measuring Your Impact
Your support helps us continue our community programs and develop our films. For example:
- $100 KTQ Labs
- Free feedback screenings & consulting for in-progress documentaries.
- $300 KTQ Internship
- Training the next generation of social issue filmmakers.
- $500 KTQ Archive
- Preserve & conserve over 45 years of Chicago and film history.
- $1,000 Diverse Voices in Docs
- Help us mentor emerging filmmakers of color.
- $3,000 Development Fund
- Your seed funding could help launch our next film.
- $5,000 KTQ in the Classroom
- Provide resources to inspire youth activism & creativity.
We can use stuff too!
- Computers or laptops (2012 or newer)
- Printer Paper (bulk)
- Bulk padded mailers
- Printing services
- Construction work (painting, wiring, refinishing, etc)
- Cases of wine (for our end of the year party)
- Catering services (for our fundraisers)
- Landscaping services
- Bulk fair trade coffee
- Bulk fair trade tea
- Licensed venues (for Rock the Doc socials)
With a noted tradition of nurturing emerging talent and acting as a leading voice for independent media, Kartemquin is building on more than 45 years of history as Chicago’s documentary powerhouse.
Kartemquin is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Guidestar
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