Representative GrantsChicago, Illinois2015
$500,000 for a custom survey panel of next generation Americans.
Representative GrantsNew York, New York2015
$1,200,000 in support of the Firelight Media Documentary Lab.
Representative GrantsBoulder, Colorado2016
$490,000 in support of Channel X.
Representative GrantsSan Francisco, California2016
$1,500,000 for unrestricted support of its project, Mother Jones.
Representative GrantsWashington, District of Columbia2016
$300,000 in support of strategic planning and a set of activities to expand opportunities for Latino millennials to voice their opinions and advocate for social change on important policy issues.
January 5, 2011 - From The Field
The Foundation's $300,000 grant supports strategic collaborations between non-profits and story-driven documentary films. Read More
December 31, 2010 - Grantee Profile
In this 12-part series, "How Democracy Works Now", filmmakers Shari Robertson and Michael Camerini track how comprehensive immigration reform went from almost assured passage in 2001 to an uncertain future in 2007. Read More
December 1, 2010 - From The Field
MacArthur is providing a $100,000 grant to the Participatory Culture Foundation, sponsor of the video service Miro, to support the Universal Subtitles system. Read More