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Rahway International Film Festival is a program of Big Dreams & Silver Screens, a 501c3 non profit organization.  Funding is made possible through personal donations, grants and corporate sponsorships. All funds raised are exclusively used for festival production costs. The RIFF team is a 100% volunteer effort.


There are a lot of expenses that come with a project of this size and that's why we need your support! We want to give you the BEST possible festival that we can and we would like you to be a part of that!


By donating, you become a part of the experience. We appreciate each and every one of you more than we can express. This project is a labor of love and we do it for you, lovers of film and art.


Here are a few of our expenses so that you know exactly where your donation will go:


  • Marketing & Advertising for Festival 

  • Printing Costs (Programs, Badges, Signs)

  • Entertainment & Catering (Catered Cocktail Hour, Catered Networking Hour)

  • Event Rentals & Decorations

  • Compensation/Travel/Accomodation Costs for our Guest Speakers

  • Award Prizes for our Filmmakers

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