Advancing Talent

Transforming Young Lives

Celebrating Heritage

Building Community

Supporters

 

Funding for Mind-Builders programs, scholarships, tuition subsidies, and building renovation is supported in part by:

 

  • NYC Council Member Andrew Cohen
  • NYC Council Member Andy King
  • NYC Council Member Rafael Salamanca
  • NYC Council Member Ritchie Torres
  • NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito
  • NYS Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie
  • Former NYS Senator Ruth Hassell-Thompson
  • The Coalition Of Theatres Of Color
  • The Cultural Immigrant Initiative
  • The NYC Department Of Education (DOE)
  • The NYC Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the NYC Council
  • The NYS Council On The Arts (NYSCA)
  • The National Endowment For The Arts (NEA)
  • The Urban League | Communities Of Color Nonprofit Stabilization Fund

 

Private support is provided by the following foundations & corporations:

 

Foundations

  • Barker Welfare Foundation
  • J.E.& Z.B. Butler
  • Jean and Louis Dreyfus
  • Delany Sisters Fund
  • ELMA Foundation
  • Fenger Family Foundation
  • Hearst Foundations
  • Hyde and Watson Foundation
  • LLL Foundation
  • Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
  • Les Paul Foundation
  • Mertz Gilmore Foundation
  • NY Community Trust
  • Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation
  • Pinkerton Foundation
  • Robert Bowne Foundation
  • Sarita Kenedy East Foundation
  • Stavros Niarchos Founation
  • Wasily Family Foundation

 

Corporations

  • Apple, Inc.
  • Con Edison, Inc
  • Granby Funeral Services
  • The New Yankee Stadium Community Benefits Fund
  • The Smithsonian Institution
  • Verizon, Inc.

 

We express our warm gratitude to our many individual donors!