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Corporation for Public Broadcasting
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Independent Television Service (ITVS)
Black Public Media
National Endowment for the Arts
LEF Foundation
Peter G. Peterson & Joan Ganz Cooney Fund
Brother Thomas Fellowship/Boston Foundation
Stephen Abram Escrow Fund
California Newsreel
Ten-Ten Foundation
Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship
Illinois Humanities
Michael C. Lewis Theater Trust
Edward A. & Beth K. Smith Philanthropic Fund
Arnold Glassman Fund, Inc
LexisNexis
Deb Smith & Mark Myron
DimesWorth, Inc.
Eastern Bank
Fort Point Neighborhood Association

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  • Nicole Cottles Adams
  • Dan Adams
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  • Nancy Falk
  • Penelope Falk
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  • Michelle Ferrari
  • R. Michael Fierro
  • Mary Flatley
  • Bill Fogarty
  • Joan Foley & Per Jarnberg
  • Peter C. Foltz
  • Fort Point Theatre Channel
  • Thomas A. Foster
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  • Aisha Francis-Samuels
  • Richard Frank
  • Alyssa Frankel
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  • Mary C. Lathan
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  • Wayne Lawson
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  • Jim Levi
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  • Laura Long
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  • Donald & Enid MacLowry
  • Kyle MacLowry
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  • Scott MacLowry
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  • Paula Mahon
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  • Juan Mandelbaum
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  • Linda Mannheim
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  • Christopher Marlon
  • James E. Marquardt
  • Katherine Martinez & Aundre Herron
  • Frank M. Masters
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  • Becky Mayer
  • Elizabeth Mayer & Mike Kane
  • Margaret Mayer
  • Lexy Mayers
  • Diane Mayr
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  • Stephen McCarthy
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  • William McClung
  • Betty McCoy
  • Frances McElroy
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  • Daniel McGuire
  • Cynthia McKeown
  • Eric T. McKissack
  • Talleah Bridges McMahon
  • Joe McMaster
  • Jennifer R. McZier
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  • Ruth Milkman
  • Edward "Tex" Miller
  • Sabrina L. Miller
  • Michael Minard & Phyllis Ross
  • Michael Miraula
  • Lisa Mirowitz
  • Kristen Moe
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  • George B. & Elinor Bunin Munroe
  • Cornelius Moore
  • Brian Morgan
  • Ann Moritz
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  • Deb Morris
  • Julia Morrison
  • Leslie Morrison
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  • Zola Mumford
  • Carolyn Munn
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  • Amanda Nash
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  • Mary B. Olch
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  • Michael A. Olden
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  • Linda Nemiroff Parker
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  • Imani Perry
  • Christopher Persley
  • Karen Altree Piemme
  • Jason Pollard
  • Helen Poon
  • Dawn Porter
  • Nancy Porter
  • Claire Potter
  • Joseph Powell
  • Arleigh Prelow
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  • Carlyn Prouty
  • Eleanor Prouty
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  • Nina Raff
  • Kate Raisz
  • Cheryl Ramette
  • Robert Rapley
  • Sarah Raskin
  • Hannah Reeves
  • Neil Reichline
  • Leslie Reinherz
  • Ann Peck Reisen
  • Delvin Reynolds
  • Peter Rhodes & Shelley Reed
  • Sandra & Lynn Ricciardella
  • Judy Richardson
  • Wesley Issac Richardson
  • Dr. June Ridley
  • Renee Ridzon
  • Right Down Broadway Productions
  • Sandina Robbins
  • Andrea Roberts
  • Carey Roberts
  • Blythe Robertson
  • Brenda Robinson
  • Stephen & Leslie Robinson
  • Amanda Roe
  • Christopher Rose
  • James Rose
  • Lewis Rosenberg & JoAnn Rothschild
  • Susan J. Ross
  • Michael Rossi
  • Christopher Rothko
  • Stanley Rowin
  • John Rubin
  • Andrea Rudert
  • John Rule
  • Gail Rush & Alvan Long
  • Moyra Rushby
  • Cameron Russell
  • James Rutenbeck
  • Renee Ruthel
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  • Robert Sack
  • Jonathan Sahula
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  • Eric Saidel & Heidi Sheppard
  • Jane M. Hussein Saks
  • Jennifer Sammons
  • Morani Sanchez
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  • Diana Sands
  • Cass Sapir
  • Eddy Scarlatti
  • Don Schaefer
  • Gabrielle Schaffner
  • Naomi Scheman
  • Molly Schen
  • Bernice Schneider
  • Stephen Scholle
  • Chiz Schultz
  • Margaret Schultz
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  • Jeffrey Schwarz
  • Daryl Scott
  • Beldan Sezen
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  • Lynne Shapiro
  • Joan Sharp
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  • Claudia Siegel
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  • Steven Taylor
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  • Lawrence Wang
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