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Waterfront Film Festival - Non-profit 501(c)3 Organization

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THE STORY:

Entertainment professionals from Los Angeles, New York and Michigan created the non-profit Waterfront Film organization in 1999 to provide a "middle coast" venue for independent filmmakers eager to show their work to sophisticated audiences. Since that time, Waterfront has been bringing unique film experiences, education and opportunities to Michigan. 

Based on the shores of Lake Michigan, Waterfront founded and hosts one of the leading destination film festival in the Midwest, regularly screening Midwest premieres of Academy Award-winning and nominated documentaries.  Recognized as a top five film festival, the Waterfront Film Festival is a volunteer event committed to celebrating the Independent Filmmaker and promoting their works of art while further enhancing the cultural draw of West Michigan. 

In 2015, Waterfront launched its first ever film competition. ArtPrize OnScreen: Presented by Waterfront Film Festival is held during ArtPrize in September in Grand Rapids, Michigan where films compete for audience awards in three separate categories: Best Feature, Best Documentary, Best Short Film, and are eligible for the large cash prizes associated with the ArtPrize public vote and juried awards. 

Waterfront is a non-profit organization. All donations and proceeds from ticket and merchandise sales go directly to the operational budget. All donations are fully tax deductible and allow us to continue the tradition of bringing quality films and filmmakers to Michigan. We thank all sponsors, donors, and attendees for their support! 

$32,453

MONEY RAISED
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  • Anonymous

    $50

  • Jay Froberg

    $500

  • Amanda Vande Vusse

    $228.85

  • Mike Boros Lighthouse Insurance Group Inc

    $2,500

  • Anonymous

    $10

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    $10

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    $10

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    $10

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    $10

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    $240

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    $955

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    $10

  • Kris Eldean

    $25

  • Wade Eldean

    $25

  • Jay Froberg

    $750

  • Annonymouse

    $25

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  • Judy Smith

    $100

  • Anonymous

    $100

  • Carrie Cook

    $25

  • Anonymous

    $10

  • Charlie Minter

    $300

  • Pat Eldean

    $50

  • Amanda VandeVusse

    $25

  • Greenwood

    $25

  • Katrina Van Howe

    $10

  • Bob Armour

    $25

  • Jo John

    $20

  • Shelley Plaggemars

    $20

  • Herb Eldean

    $20

  • Henry DeJong

    $20

  • Merle Ringewold

    $20

  • Anonymous

    $975

  • Derek Minter Bro

     

  • Linda Winkelmann

    $25

  • David Rentz

     

  • Sander Z

    $10

  • Carol Rentz

    $25

  • Carol McCloskey

    $10

  • Lisa Rentz

    $10

  • Anonymous

     

  • Bryan Fox

     

  • Mike and Kathy Torrey

    $50

  • Edward Verdugo

    $10

  • Mark & Karen Kramer

    $50

  • Kristin Zagzebski

     

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    $4,990

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    $5,000

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162% Raised of $20,000 Goal

The Team: $32,453 TOTAL RAISED SO FAR

Fundraiser Title

Waterfront Festival

Amount Raised

$32,418

 

162% Raised of $20,000 Goal

Fundraiser Title

Linda Winkelmann

Amount Raised

$25

Fundraiser Title

Katrina Van Howe

Amount Raised

$10

Donor Comments

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $5,000

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

3 years ago

Anonymous

ANONYMOUS

DONATION: $4,990

3 years ago

Kristin Zagzebski

Kristin Zagzebski

3 years ago

Mark & Karen Kramer

Mark & Karen Kramer

DONATION: $50

3 years ago

Edward Verdugo

Edward Verdugo

DONATION: $10

3 years ago

Mike and Kathy Torrey

Mike and Kathy Torrey

DONATION: $50

For continuing success! 3 years ago

Bryan Fox

Bryan Fox

3 years ago