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

The Admiral at the Lake
* Dame Myra Hess Memorial Concerts

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

The John and Jacolyn Bucksbaum Foundation
* Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts

The Matthew and Kay Bucksbaum Family
* Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts

Elizabeth F. Cheney Foundation
* Impromptu
* Live from WFMT

Family Law Offices of Davis Friedman
* Baroque & Before with Candice Agree
* Chicago Symphony Orchestra Radio Broadcasts

Friends of Oliver Dragon
* International programs and remote broadcasts

The Richard P. and Susan Kiphart Family
* Introductions
* Lyric Opera of Chicago Broadcasts

Negaunee Foundation
* Introductions

Les Nomades
* Los Angeles Opera
* Metropolitan Opera
* San Francisco Opera

Piano Trends Music & Band Co
* Introductions

PNC Wealth Management
* Sunday Fine Arts Calendar

Poetry Foundation
* Spoken Word programming

Joyce Saxon
* Fiesta

Earl and Brenda Shapiro Foundation
* Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin

* 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