The New York Youth Symphony is grateful for the generous support from the following foundations, corporations, government agencies, and individual donors. These listings include contributions received between January 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.
NYYS is grateful to the NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund in the New York Community Trust for their support during the pandemic.
Support for the programs of the New York Youth Symphony are made possible through the support of the Ford Foundation.
Support for the New York Youth Symphony Composition Program has been provided by the National Endowment for the Arts.
Programs are supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
Programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.
American Orchestras' Future Fund
NYYS's Pipeline to Success is supported by the American Orchestras' Futures Fund.
Ruth & Lenard Mandel Memorial
Get-On Music, a project to bring students from New York City's diverse neighborhoods to performances and to meet the musicians has been made possible in memory of Ruth and Lenard Mandel.
Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation
Performances for Special Audiences, bringing music to children with special needs, has been made possible through the generosity of The Joseph F. McCrindle Foundation.
Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation
The Ford Foundation
Peter Cott and Kenneth Leedom
William and Sandra Kapell
The Anna Maria & Stephen Kellen Foundation
The McCutchen Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund in The New York Community Trust
New York State Council on the Arts
The Henry Nias Foundation
American Orchestras' Futures Fund
Rima Vargas-Vetter and Paul Ukena
The Vilcek Foundation, Inc.
Bettina Buss and Oliver Jakob*
Leslie and Johanna Garfield
The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
Peter L. Kend & Katherine S. Wehrle Kend
Robert J. Levine and Joan Mirviss-Levine
Phyllis and Slade Mills
Susan and Kanti Rai
The Rea Charitable Trust
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
The Ted Snowdon Foundation
Christine van Itallie
Marica and Jan Vilcek
Cecile Antier and Pascal-Louis Perez
The ASCAP Foundation
The Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation
John and Peggy Jacobs Bader
Jacob and Etty Bousso
The Bridgemill Foundation
Benson and Marcia Chapman
The Clinton Family Fund
Rhea Graffman Cohen
The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc.
David and Camille Dibble
Michael and Meredith DiYanni
Eileen Sollar Eisen
Melissa Eisenstat and Jonathan Blau
Barbara E. Field and Seth Dubin
Jephson Educational Trusts
Michael and Norma Katz
Sung Yoon and Alex Kim
Sarah Lee and Dave Stanke
Michael and Vanessa Marquez*
Ruth Pachman and Don Fallati
Peter W. Park and Anita Szerszen
Robert and Amy Poster
Ajay Rai and Aparna Saha
Michael and Anne Ro*
Ian C. Schaefer
Sarah I. Schieffelin Residuary Trust
The Specter Family Foundation
The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
Liza and Joe Catino
Magda Cruz and Carlos Sevillano
The Alice M. Ditson Fund of Columbia University
Fiduciary Trust Company International
Arlyn and Edward L. Gardner
Clare Garfield and Peter Lusardi
Integrated Film Industries
Jed Garfield and Karen Kodsi
Siqi Mou and Derek Zhao
New Music USA
Carla Solomon and Nino Magliocco
Paul Segal and Christine Flynn
Robert and Sissy Von Ancken
The Helena Segy Foundation
Robert H. and Joann Yunich
* NYYS Parent