2016 Funders

Donor Advised Funding and Foundation Grants

A.K. Starr Charitable Trust

American Association of University Women

Ample Table for Everyone

Amy & Ronald Guttman Family Foundation

Elaine Goldklang Foundation

HIVE Digital Learning Fund at The NY Community Trust

J.M Kaplan Fund

Jacob Friedman Charitable Trust

La Vida Feliz Foundation

Lerner Family Foundation

Lisa Fox Foundation

Nellie Mae Education Foundation

Starry Night Fund

The Claire and Theodore Morse Foundation

The Crane Fund

The Harman Family Foundation

The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund

The Mary J. Hutchins Foundation

The Robert Bowne Foundation

The Thomas & Agnes Carvel Foundation

Theodore Cross Family Fund

Tom Petty Foundation

Truesdale Family Trust


Corporate and Community Business Sponsorship



BBA Aviation


CHI & Partners

Citizens of Humanity


David Yurman

Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation


Fondation d’entreprise Hermès

Genzler Amplification

Gin Lane Media


Glamour’s The Girl Project

GoldieBlox Charitable Foundation

Goldman Sachs Gives




Neuberger Berman

News Corp

New York University

Parker NY

Refinery 29



SY Partners


The Middle Project

Two Sigma

Verizon Foundation



Government Funding

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer

New York State Council on the Arts

New York State Office of Children and Family Services

NY State Assemblyman Kavanagh

NY State Department of Environmental Conservation

NYC Department of Cultural Affairs

NYC Department of Design and Construction

NYC Department of Youth and Community Development Compass – Explore

NYC Department of Youth and Community Development Compass – SONYC

NYC Department of Youth and Community Development Compass – SONYC NYC Summer Program

Regional Economic Development Council

The New York City Council Speaker, Local Initiative

The New York City Council, STARS Initiative

The New York City Council, Women’s Caucus




2016 In Kind Supporters

AERIN | Blink Fitness | Mara Hoffman | House of Quirky | Refinery29 | The Standard Hotel | Suite NY | SPF Love | Union Market | Warby Parker | Whole Foods | Wythe Hotel