GIA Funding Partners

Grantmakers in the Arts acknowledges the generous support of our Funding Partners, who provide support above and beyond member dues. These contributions assist GIA with both general operating support and special programs and services.

GIA especially acknowledges its Funding Partner donors who provide multi-year grants, which are essential for the development and sustainability of programs over time, and the Leadership Circle, who make gifts of $10,000 and above.


Barr Foundation • Bloomberg Philanthropies • Bonfils-Stanton Foundation • Doris Duke Charitable Foundation • Ford Foundation • The Heinz Endowments • The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation • Jerome Foundation • The Kresge Foundation • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation • Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation


$100,000 and up
Barr Foundation
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
Ford Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
$50,000 – $99,999
The Anschutz Foundation
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
The Howard Gilman Foundation
RedLine Contemporary Art Center
Surdna Foundation
$25,000 – $49,999
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Bohemian Foundation
Denver Arts & Venues
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Walter & Elise Haas Fund
The Heinz Endowments
The Kresge Foundation
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust
William Penn Foundation
Rosenthal Family Foundation
The Wallace Foundation
Windgate Charitable Foundation
$10,000 – $24,999
The Herb Alpert Foundation
Americans for the Arts
Bush Foundation
The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
The Cleveland Foundation
Colorado Creative Industries
CrossCurrents Foundation
Cuyahoga Arts & Culture
The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
The Getty Foundation
The George Gund Foundation
Jerome Foundation
The Joyce Foundation
Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation
Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation
The McKnight Foundation
The New York Community Trust
Walton Family Foundation


$5,000 – $9,999
Boettcher Foundation
Boulder Officer of Arts + Culture
Community Foundation Boulder County
Continuum Partners
Cornerstone Capital Group
Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation
City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Lanny and Sharon Martin
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Urban Neighborhoods
Up to $4,999
3Arts, Inc.
The Arthur M. Blank Family Foundation
The Chicago Community Trust
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
The Durfee Foundation
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
Irving S. Gilmore Foundation
The Merril G. and Emita E. Hastings Foundation
Clarence E. Heller Charitable Foundation
Kentucky Foundation for Women
Linde Family Foundation
Mertz Gilmore Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation
Prince Charitable Trusts
David Rockefeller Fund
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Telluride Foundation

This listing of contributors was compiled as accurately as possible from GIA records as of 09/30/2019. Errors, however, can occasionally occur. If there are any discrepancies, please notify the Development and Membership Office at 929-452-3740.