We provide financial assistance and supportive counseling to those who work in theatrical exhibition who are experiencing hardship due to illness, accident or underemployment.
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Honoring Jim Gianopulos Honoree Biography View Tribute JournalContinue reading
An award-winning writer from The Indianapolis Star received the 2015 Will Rogers Humanitarian Award at the annual conference of the National Society of Newspaper Columnists.Continue reading
Q It seems that utility rates keep rising. Do utility companies offer senior discounts? A With record heat in the West and stormy winters in the East, it’s not surprising that many seniors who live on a fixed income have expressed concern about utility rates rising. Electricity, heating oil, propane, even telephone, and, especially in […]Continue reading
Plitt Southern Theater Employee Fund Gifts Over $16,000 to the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation History of the fund Since the early 1940s, the Plitt Southern Theaters Employee Fund has generously given over $25 million to theater families for medical expenses and improvements to quality of life. The fund helped employees of Interstate Theatres, […]Continue reading
A Tradition of Support.
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Partner with WRMPPF and help us save the lives of premature infants. Easy fundraising tools can be sent directly to your theatre and help from Will Rogers staff is a phone call away.
A Future of Possibilities.
Each summer over 500 theatres around the U.S. raise funds for our Neonatal Program. The theatre that raises the most funds this summer will be featured in the Will Rogers Newsletter and receive thank you gifts for theater managers.