Our Sponsors

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

View all 98.7WFMT Sponsors

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

To sponsor or underwrite WTTW on-air, online or in print, please contact:
Doug Carleton
(773) 279-2128

* Weather reports

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Mr. and Mrs. William G. Brown
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
* Impromptu
* Live from WFMT

Friends of Oliver Dragon
* International programs and remote broadcasts

The Richard P. and Susan Kiphart Family
* Introductions

The Becca Kopf Memorial Education Fund
* Studs Terkel Radio Archive

Negaunee Foundation
* Introductions

Poetry Foundation
* Spoken Word programming

Steve & Delores Sarovich Foundation
* Introductions

Joyce Saxon
* Fiesta

Earl and Brenda Shapiro Foundation
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Toni Patisserie
* Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts

Laura and Bob Watson, in memory of Charles Benton
* Studs Terkel Radio Archive

* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

Helen Zell
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

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