Free for All: Inside the Public Library would not be possible without the belief and support of the organizations, funders, and individuals who have collaborated with us in spearheading this timely documentary project.


We sincerely thank all those who so generously support us.
Partial funding provided by:

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a program of the Walter & Elise Haas Fund, supported by ArtPlace,  The William & Flora Hewlett Foundation and The James Irvine Foundation.

New Lambda Trust, Nancy Kittle

Lucius & Eva Eastman Fund

Nion McEvoy

Ruth U. Fertel Foundation

Friends of the New Carrollton Library

National Council for the Traditional Arts

Partner Organizations

Firelight Media
Friends of San Francisco Public Library
Library History Roundtable
United for Libraries
The Center for the Book in the Library of Congress
Urban Librarians Unite
Urban Libraries Council

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Supporting Organizations and In-kind Supporters

Art of Mac
Bobby Van Dyke
California Library Association
Carla Prates
Deborah Doyle
Diana Yip
826 Valencia
Greg Crawford Design
Janet Louise Patterson, Copywriter
John Wiley & Sons
Kris Handwerk
Larry Nix &
Mark Leialoha & Jonathan Luskin of Flying Moose Films
Maria Katayama
Queens Library Foundation
Selver Productions
Steve Sharp and MediaPDX
Susie Smith
The Kitchen Sisters
Video Veracity, fiscal sponsor
Wheater Writer

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Individual Donors

Filmmaking is expensive! Add your name to this list to be part of this important film!
Thank you to the following people and organizations, many of whom have made donations of at least $500:

Amy Jean Boebel
Ann Wells
Cora Saxton & Tracy McNamara
Cappy Coates & Veronica Selver
Carla Colburn
Deborah Jacobs
Denise Jarvinen & Peter Cremieux
Deborah Doyle
Dominique Bravo & Eric Sloan
Jennifer Clark
Johanna Goldschmid
Judith Allender
Julia Banks
Karen Glover
Lea & Denny Marienfeld
Linda Taylor
Mary Logsdon
Marion Cole
Mary Abler
Mary Faulknor
Michael Ravitch & Daniel Hurwitz
Michele Besant
Michele Cobble & Michelle Echenique Nancy Moyle
Nazir Ahmad
Nora Roman
Pat & Barbara Coady
Peter Booth Wiley
Renee Wise
Robin Kokemor Rangel
Robin Wall
Scott Ullman
Signa Irwin Houghtelling
Stephen Silha/Big Joy Project
Summer Recchi
Susan Goldstein
Susan Hughes
Susan & Peter Kahn
Suzanne LaFetra
Tom Wang
Valerie Wright

Fiscal Sponsor

Video Veracity is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization established in 1993, which supports the production and distribution of film and video work by independent media producers. The organization provides a crucial link between media producers and foundations, individuals, distributors, and other production facilities. Video Veracity supports the production of cultural, social-issue, and arts film and video programming, while helping to maintain independent voices in the national and international media. Video Veracity works with similar organizations across the country to promote programming that may not be supported by commercial financing.

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