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 William and Flora Hewlett Foundation • Jerome Foundation • The Kresge Foundation • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation • Mellon Foundation • Rockefeller Brothers Fund • Surdna Foundation • The Wallace Foundation • Windgate Charitable Foundation •


$100,000 and up
Barr Foundation
Ford Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The Kresge Foundation
Lambent Foundation Fund of Tides Foundation
Surdna Foundation
$50,000 – $99,999
Bloomberg Philanthropies
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
The Wallace Foundation
$25,000 – $49,999
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
The Heinz Endowments
The Joyce Foundation
Mellon Foundation
William Penn Foundation
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Windgate Charitable Foundation
$10,000 – $24,999
The Herb Alpert Foundation
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
Bush Foundation
The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
The Howard Gilman Foundation
The George Gund Foundation
Houston Endowment
Jerome Foundation
Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation
The McKnight Foundation
Mertz Gilmore Foundation
The New York Community Trust
Walton Family Foundation


$5,000 – $9,999
The Cleveland Foundation
Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation
City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
Up to $4,999
CrossCurrents Foundation
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
The Durfee Foundation
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
The Merril G. and Emita E. Hastings Foundation
Kentucky Foundation for Women
Linde Family Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation
Prince Charitable Trusts
David Rockefeller Fund
Sony Pictures Entertainment
Unbound Philanthropy

This listing of contributors was compiled as accurately as possible from GIA records as of 09/08/2021. Errors, however, can occasionally occur. If there are any discrepancies, please notify the Development and Membership Office at 929-452-3740.