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Kartemquin sparks democracy through documentary. Our supporters enable us to continue making powerful films that deepen our understanding of society through everyday human drama.
For over 50 years our films and community engagement campaigns have helped to provoke essential dialogue and impacted policy.
In challenging times, help us build a diverse community of documentary filmmakers, and advocate for the sustainable future of the documentary form.
For more information about the KTQ membership and benefits, please contact Max Asaf at 773-472-4366 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donate by Check
Please make payable to Kartemquin Educational Films and mail to:
Kartemquin Educational Films
1901 West Wellington Avenue
Chicago, IL 60657-4029
Email Max Asaf or call 773.472.4366
Other Kinds of Donations
If you’d like to make an in-kind donation, a stock transfer, or name Kartemquin in your will, please contact Betsy Steinberg
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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