Our Sponsors

Below is a growing list of the many organizations, foundations and corporations that support WFMT through advertising and sponsorship.

View all WFMT Sponsors

To sponsor or underwrite WFMT on-air, online or in print, please contact:
Alexander Stonor Saunders
(773) 509-5357

Contact us here for questions about WFMT membership or programming.

To sponsor or underwrite WTTW on-air, online or in print, please contact:
Nathan Armstrong
(773) 509-5415

Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcast Series

Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts
Admiral at the Lake

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin
Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. William G. Brown
Eugene Jarvis and Sasha Gerritson
Julian Family Foundation
Earl and Brenda Shapiro Foundation
Helen Zell

Andy and Becky Anderson
An anonymous family foundation
Robert and Laura Boyd
Nancy Clark
Fred Geisler and Lois Polatnick
Freddi Greenberg and Daniel Pinkert
Bruce Hirsch
Robert Sloan and Maurine Neiberg

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation

International Programs and Remote Broadcasts
Friends of Oliver Dragon
Dr. Jan Marie Aramini and Michael Pettersen

Kiphart Family Foundation
The Negaunee Foundation
John Norwood Lee Bows

Live from WFMT
Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation

News Reports
Clifford Law Offices

Original Programming
Madeleine P. and Harvey R. Plonsker
Anne Elise Shafer

Sounds Classical
Walder Foundation

Studs Terkel Radio Archive
The Becca Kopf Memorial Circle of Friends

This is a partial list of advertisers; there are many more that do not appear on this list or who are temporarily off the air.


  • (Virtually every major national and international carrier has advertised on WFMT.)

Audio & Video Productions and Photography



CD Labels and Distributors

(plus dozens of small and independent labels)


Entertainment/Performing Arts/Museums/Broadcasting

(plus hundreds of off-loop and regional theaters and performing arts organizations)

Financial/Business Services/Insurance


Foundations/Religious Organizations


(many small and independent galleries and shops not listed here)

Government Agency

Home Improvement & Furnishings/Interior Design/Lawn and Garden

Legal/Medical/Professional Services



Real Estate Development

Retail and Miscellaneous

Senior Living