Thanks to the generous support of individual and institutional supporters BAVC Media is able to serve more than 6,000 community members annually. From implementing new program services to improving internal systems — none of it would be possible without your support, and the hundred of others like you, who believe in our mission. Thank you for your generosity, and for helping BAVC Media lead the way in empowering media makers to create work for social change.

Become an institutional supporter

BAVC Media continues to foster deep and reciprocal relationships with a variety of leading corporate, government, and philanthropic partners. We are grateful for these institutional supporters and continue to seek out new partnerships to enable our work and to help BAVC Media continue to grow.

Become a member

BAVC Media Members form a vibrant and diverse community of artists, media makers, activists and freelancers. Members enjoy year-round benefits, special events, networking opportunities, and more. Whether you’re looking for yourself or your organization, there’s a Membership level that’s right for you. Be a part of something bigger — join today!


When you give to BAVC Media, you’re supporting a community: individuals with stories to tell, those who want to learn ways to create media, and women and men of all ages who are discovering new opportunities for themselves.

Foundation Support

Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Kimball Foundation
LaureL Foundation
L.B. Research and Education Foundation
MacArthur Foundation
Perspective Fund
Quest Foundation
Radio Drama Network
Violet World Foundation
Walter and Elise Haas Fund
Zellerbach Family Fund

Government Support

California Arts Council (CAC)
Film SF
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
National Endowment for the Humanities
San Francisco Department of Children Youth & Their Families
San Francisco Department of Technology
San Francisco Grants for the Arts
San Francisco Office of Economic and Workforce Development
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

Corporate Support

Dolby Laboratories
NBCU Launch

In Kind