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Katahdin Foundation

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Katahdin Foundation is a religious media organization based in Berkeley, CA that was founded in 2004. As of 2019 they had $1.6 million in revenue and $378,717 in assets.

The primary purpose is to create high-quality educational documentary media projects with the purpose of opening minds, provoking dialogue, and encouraging positive social change; film production is the key element to attaining Katahdin Foundation's m...

Previous legal names or variations of their name include: Katahdin Productions.

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Program areas at Katahdin Foundation

Who will write our history(a film)is based on the book of the same title by samuel kassow. The film tells the story of the oyneg shabes, the secret archives of the warsaw ghetto, and its creator emanuel ringleblum. The film was completed in spring 2018. On april 18, 2018, there was a private polish pre-release screening of the film in warsaw on the eve of the 75th anniversary of the warsaw ghetto uprising. Leaders from the world jewish congress, polish government dignitaries, survivors, scholars, donors, and cast and crew were all in attendance.

Vishniac (on going project) is a new feature length film in development about the life, work, and legacy of roman vishniac. A passionate photographer and scientist, vishniac is best known for having traversed eastern europe from 1935 through 1938, on assignment for the joint distribution committee, to photograph jewish life in eastern europe. These photographs are one of the last remaining visual records of a world and culture that had been almost entirely destroyed by the end of world war ii. Through his work, we see jewish life - not just in eastern european shtetls, but also in cosmopolitan berlin; the nazi rise to power; jews in visa offices attempting to leave europe; zionist training camps; jewish immigrants in america. Through his photographs we can see an obsession to create a visual document of a people with whom vishniac identified and a culture he loved - which was vanishing before ...

Seeing allred (documentary film) explores the public and private sides of feminist firebrand attorney gloria allred, who's battled some of the biggest names in politics and business. The film was completed at the end of 2017 and had its world premiere to sold out audiences in january 2018 at the sundance film festival. The film is now available on netflix.

Form 990s for Katahdin Foundation

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Feb 10, 2020990View PDF
2017-12Feb 21, 2019990View PDF
2016-12Jan 18, 2018990View PDF
2015-12Dec 28, 2016990View PDF
2014-12Feb 18, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for Katahdin Foundation

Total grants, contributions, etc.$1,594,020
Program services$72,228
Investment income and dividends$270
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$0
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$2,102
Miscellaneous revenues$0
Total revenues$1,668,620

Vendors for Katahdin Foundation

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
KimbiaFundraising software2020-03-01
███████ ███ ████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
██████Fundraising software; Payment processing2020-03-01
████ ██████ ███████████ ██Tax accounting2019-11-12
███████ ████████ ██ ███████ ████████Producing Directing Documentaries$151,7292018-12-01
██████████ ███Film Distribution$150,4052018-12-01

Personnel at Katahdin Foundation

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Lisa ThomasPresident$0Dec. 3, 2018
Gail SmallBoard Member$0Nov. 15, 2018
█████████ ████████Treasurer and Vice$43,000Nov. 15, 2018
█████ ██████Secretary$0Nov. 15, 2018

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