September 10, 2014 10:13 am
Thank you to all of you who joined us on Friday night for Kartemquin's third annual gala.
Your warmth and generosity of spirit filled the room, and thanks to your support we raised over $83,000!
Thank you again for your support of independent documentary film.
To learn more about what you can do to support homeless youth like Roque from The Homestretch, click here.
We hope to see you at more Kartemquin events in Chicago:
See Life Itself through September 11th at the Gene Siskel Film Center. Get tickets.
See The Homestretch at the Gene Siskel Film Center between September 12th - 18th. Get tickets.
Steve James will be on Mark Bazer's The Interview Show at the Abbey Pub on September 12th. More details.
Free screening of Golub: Late Works are the Catastrophes at Chicago Cultural Center October 1st. More details.
Join us on October 5th for our Diverse Voices in Docs graduation at University of Chicago's Logan Arts Center.
Thanks again to our 2014 Gala Host Committee!
Ed Bachrach • Charles Benton • Jason Brett & Dr. Lauren Streicher • Steve Cohen • Patricia Cox • Amina Dickerson • Chaz Ebert • Deborah & David Epstein • Melissa Sage Fadim & Jamey Fadim • Adrianne & Bob Furniss • Sonny Garg • Peter Gilbert • Brett Goldstein & Sarah Duggan Goldstein • Dedrea & Paul Gray • Brad & Lisa Henderson • Lisa Yun Lee • Laurel Appell Lipkin • Dorothy Mackevich Marks & Peter Marks • Mark Mitten • Susan Morrison • Shawn-Laree & Dan O’Neil • Martin Ozinga IV & Amy Ozinga • Ken Pelletier & Amanda Lao • Gigi Pritzker Pucker • Robin Robinson • Ellen Rudnick & Paul Earle • Rohan & Masha Sajdeh • Jane M Saks & Emma Ruby-Sachs • William Schopf • Andrew & Gigi Schwertfeger • Jason Stephens & Ken O’Keefe • Nena Torres & Matthew Piers • Bill Von Hoene & Nikki Zollar •
Many thanks to our generous sponsors!
Social Change Sponsor
The Boeing Company
Jason Stephens & Ken O'Keefe
Gail Waller & Timothy Schwertfeger
Lisa Yun Lee
Jason Brett & Dr. Lauren Streicher
Chicago Media Project
Deborah & David Epstein
Sonny Garg & Julia Harris
Dedrea & Paul Gray
Music Box Theater
Martin Ozinga IV & Amy Ozinga
Ken Pelletier & Amanda Lao
Pritzker Pucker Family Foundation
Ellen Rudnick & Paul Earle