The documentary was shown at Three Rivers Museum in Muskogee, Oklahoma as part of the Bare Bones International Film & Music Festival on April 5. The festival nominated What is Philanthropy? for Best Educational Documentary. Producer Salvatore Alaimo and cameraman Aaron Bannasch attended the screening and took in other films at the festival. Alaimo also participated in a film makers roundtable discussion.
Thanks to Shiron and Oscar Ray, The Muskogee Chamber of Commerce and all the festival volunteers for their hard work and hospitality