2009 Grants

The Foundation awarded 131 grants totaling $1,762,300.

Art

Discretionary

Individual members of the Board of Directors allocate discretionary grants subject to approval by the Board. Individual members initiate these grants; we do not accept applications for discretionary grants.

Discretionary Emergency

    Education

    • Alliance for the Arts 330 West 42nd Street, New York, NY
      $10,000 grant for NYCkidsARTS
    • Brooklyn Public Library 10 Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn, NY
      $10,000 grant for Today's Teens, Tomorrow's Techies
    • Foundation Center
      $6,000 grant for general operating support
    • Goddard Riverside Community Center 593 Columbus Avenue, New York, NY
      $15,000 grant for the Star Learning Center
    • New Heights Youth 2576 Broadway, New York, NY
      $20,000 grant for the Student-Athlete Summer Academy (Second installment of a two-year $40,000 grant)
    • New York Hall of Science 47-01 111th Street, Corona, NY
      $15,000 grant for the Science Career Ladder (Third installment of a three-year $45,000 grant)
    • Queens Library Foundation 89-11 Merrick Boulevard, Queens, NY
      $15,000 grant for the Silver Service for the Golden Age program
    • Shakespeare Society 118-122 Baxter Street, New York, NY
      $10,000 grant for the Shakespeare in Schools program
    • Studio in a School 410 West 59th Street, New York, NY
      $15,000 grant for the Early Childhood program
    • Teachers & Writers Collaborative 520 Eighth Avenue, New York, NY
      $10,000 grant for A Poem as Big as the City
    • WNYC One Centre Street, New York, NY
      $100,000 grant for the Campaign for New York Public Radio and annual operations (First installment of a three-year $300,000 grant)

    Human Services

    Preservation/Environment