|Über uns||Company of Folk researches, preserves, and presents folk music and folk arts in Chicago and the Midwest.|
|Mission||The organization's original mission was to research, preserve, and present the local and folk culture of the region that includes Chicago and the southern shores of Lake Michigan. Today the organization strives to accomplish its mission within the larger Chicago region, the state of Illinois, and the Upper Midwest.|
|Beschreibung||Company of Folk maintains a grass-roots orientation to its work. For the most part, the organization remains project-directed and is dependent upon grants from public and private organizations. Company of Folk has a small board of directors and no salaried staff.|
Illinois Arts Council Grants, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
Illinois Humanities Council, 2014.
National Endowment for the Arts, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016.
Richard M. Driehaus Grant, 2011.
Shure, Inc. in-kind donation of microphones for recording, 2011
Chicago Community Trust - ArtWorks, 2015.
Swedish Council of America, 2015.
Folksongs of Illinois CD series, #1-5
Available at www.cdbaby.com