Our Partners

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Our Supporters

Over the past 10 years, LEAP has received over $36 million in support from public, private, and individual sources. We recognize the following institutions for making our programs possible.

Corporate Support

American Express Foundation; AOL/Time Warner; Astoria Federal Savings; Auer's Moving & Rigging Co., Inc.; Bank of New York Mellon; Blackstone Charitable Foundation; Bloomingdale’s; CAMBRO; Chase Manhattan Foundation; The Chubb Corporation ; Citigroup Foundation; Colgate-Palmolive Company; The Complete Sculptor; Con Edison Strategic Partners; Daffy’s; Doors of Hope, a National Initiative of Philip Morris Companies Inc.; Environmental Technology Inc.; Equitable Trust Foundation; Exxon Education Foundation; Fidelity Investments; FleetBoston Financial Foundation; Hasbro Foundation; HBO; Hot Topic Foundation; Human-I-Tees; IBM; JPMorgan Chase Foundation; JPMorgan Charitable Trust; Jujamcyn; KADKO; Kinder Morgan Foundation ; Kmart Family Foundation; KeySpan Foundation; Liz Claiborne Foundation; Marino Gerazounis & Jaffe Associates; Ronald McDonald House Charities; Metropolitan Life Foundation; Microsoft; Mindshare USA, Inc.; Mizuho USA Foundation/IBJ Foundation; Mobil Corporation; New York Life Foundation; New York Times Company Foundation;  New York Yankees; Mariano Brothers Specialty Moving; Nickelodeon Foundation; Prudential Foundation; Richmond County Savings Foundation; St. Paul Travelers Foundation; Standard Chartered Bank; TD BankNorth Foundation; Time, Inc.; Travelers Foundation; Tribune New York Foundation; Upromise; UPS Foundation; Washington Mutual; Whole Foods Market; Zabar's.


Achelis and Bodman Foundations; Alcoa Foundation; Andy Warhol Foundation; Annenberg Foundation; Applebaum Foundation; Lily Auchincloss Foundation; Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation; Axe-Houghton Foundation; Barker Welfare Foundation; Bay and Paul Foundations; Mary Duke Biddle Foundation; Bonnie Cashin Fund; Booth Ferris Foundation; Robert Bowne Foundation; Build-a-Bear Foundation; Louis Calder Foundation; Captain Planet Foundation; Center for Arts Education; Clark Foundation; Charles Dana Foundation; Dickler Family Foundation; Richard Davoud Donchian Foundation; Jean and Louis Dreyfus Foundation; Dubose and Dorothy Heyward Fund;  Educational Foundation of America; E.H.A. Foundation; Blanche T. Enders Charitable Trust; Epstein Teicher Philanthropies; Fridolin Charitable Trust; Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation; Greentree Foundation; Morgan Guaranty Charitable Trust; Stella and Charles Guttman Foundation; H. Family Foundation; Keith Haring Foundation; Harmon Foundation; Haskell Family Foundation; William Randolph Hearst Foundation; Heckscher Foundation for Children; Heidtke Foundation; Helena Rubinstein Foundation; Hyde and Watson Foundation; IECA Foundation; Innovative Design Fund; Jack and Jill of America Foundation; Japan Foundation; Kids Fund; Kinder Morgan Foundation; Robert Lehman Foundation; Lemberg Foundation; Leon Lowenstein Foundation; Lewis-Feigenbaum Charitable Trust; Livable Streets Initiative; Molly Parnis Livingston Foundation; Lone Pine Foundation; New York Community Trust; Laura J. Niles Foundation; The Nissan Foundation; Northfield Bank Foundation; Orchard Foundation Overbrook Foundation; Partnership for After-School Education (PASE); Picower Foundation; Patrina Foundation; Raymond J. and Mary C. Reisert Foundation; Reisert Foundation; RGK Foundation; Richenthal Foundation; Rockefeller Brothers Fund; Scherman Foundation; Ronald McDonald House Charities of New York/New Jersey; Rosenthal Family Foundation; Edwin Schlossberg Foundation; Edith Glick Shoolman Children’s Foundation; Seth Sprague Educational and Charitable Foundation; Staten Island Foundation; Robert K. and Barbara J. Straus Family Foundation; David Sucherman LEAP Science Fund; Taproot Foundation; The After-School Corporation (TASC); Tiger Foundation; Tomorrow Foundation; Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation; Laura B. Vogler Foundation; Wellspring Foundation; West Side Children’s Fund; William T. Grant Foundation

Public Support

21st Century Grants; Bronx Council on the Arts; Community Achievement Project in the Schools; Empire State Partnership; Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA); National Endowment for the Humanities; National Environmental Education and Training Foundation; New York City CASA Grants; New York City Council; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; New York City Department of Education; New York City Department of Youth & Community Development; New York Parks & Recreation; New York City Partners for Arts and Education; New York City Mayor’s Office; New York City Theater Subdistrict Council; New York Foundation for the Arts; New York State Archives; New York State Council on the Arts; New York State Department of Education; New York State Violence Prevention; Partners for Arts Education; U.S. Department of Education; West Side Chamber of CommerceLorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit involuptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum
We also recognize many generous individuals and anonymous institutions for their support of our programs.