Recent Grants – FY2012

Association to Preserve Cape Cod
Barnstable, MA
$15,000 for general support
$50,000 for the Cape Cod Regional Wastewater Management Plan

Cape Cod Hook Fishermen’s Association
North Chatham, MA
$25,000 for general support

The University of Rhode Island Foundation for the URI Coastal Resources Center
Narragansett, RI
$50,000 for the Rhode Island Shellfish Management Plan

Natural Resources Defense Council
New York, NY
$35,000 for the New York Atlantic Ocean Protection Initiative

Save The Bay
Providence, RI
$15,000 for the Stormwater Utility Media Advocacy Plan
$25,000 for advocacy work

Wildlife Conservation Society
Bronx, NY
$16,000 for the New York Seascape program

Center for New York City Affairs
New York, NY
$30,000 for a special issue of Child Welfare Watch on juvenile justice reform

Children’s Defense Fund-New York
New York, NY
$40,000 for the Juvenile Justice Program

Community Connections for Youth
New York, NY
$40,000 for “Reclaiming Our Youth”

Correctional Association of New York
New York, NY
$45,000 for the Juvenile Justice Project

FJC A Foundation of Philanthropic Funds
New York, NY
$5,000 to support the New York Juvenile Justice Initiative

Institute for Juvenile Justice Reform and Alternatives
New York, NY
$25,000 for “Raise the Age, Raise the Bar, Raise the Youth Alliance”

Just Detention International
Washington, DC
$15,000 for implementation of the Prison Rape Elimination Act in New York’s juvenile justice systems

New York Center for Juvenile Justice
New York, NY
$20,000 for general support

Vera Institute of Justice
New York, NY
$40,000 for the Center on Youth Justice’s work on “Disproportionate Minority Contact”

Arms Control Association
Washington, DC

$50,000 for general support

British American Security Information Council
Washington, DC

$15,000 for 1) a strategic dialogue series on nuclear weapons and
2) meetings related to a Middle East WMD-free zone

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
Chicago, IL

$20,000 for general support

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
Washington, DC
$50,000 for the Nuclear Policy Program

Center for Arms Control and Non-Proliferation
Washington, DC
$25,000 for general support

Institute for Science and International Security
Washington, DC
$37,000 for general support

National Security Archive Fund
Washington, DC
$35,000 for the Nuclear Weapons Documentation Project

Natural Resources Defense Council
New York, NY
$50,000 for the Nuclear Program

Ploughshares Fund
San Francisco, CA
$7,500 for the Peace and Security Funders Group

The Henry L. Stimson Center
Washington, DC
$25,000 for “Transformative Steps toward Nuclear Zero”

Union of Concerned Scientists
Cambridge, MA
$30,000 for the “Global Security Program—Nuclear Weapons Policy”

The Center for Reproductive Rights
New York, NY
$40,000 for US program

Choice USA
Washington, DC
$20,000 for the Student State Media Correspondents project

Groundswell Fund
Oakland, CA
$50,000 for The Catalyst Fund

The Guttmacher Institute
New York, NY
$40,000 for general support

National Advocates for Pregnant Women
New York, NY
$25,000 for general support

National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
New York, NY
$50,000 to support national advocacy and NYC leadership development

Planned Parenthood of New York City
New York, NY
$40,000 for general support

Planned Parenthood of Southern New England
Providence, RI
$40,000 for work in Rhode Island

American Museum of Natural History
New York, NY
$25,000 for the Center for Biodiversity and Conservation

Adirondack Museum
Blue Mountain Lake, NY
$15,000 for the Exhibition Master Plan Initiative

Ballet Hispanico
New York, NY
$15,000 for general support

Chez Bushwick
Brooklyn, NY
$7,500 for the Center for Performance Research

Close Encounters With Music
Great Barrington, MA
$5,000 for general support

Cranford Historical Society
Cranford, NJ
$6,000 for clean-up remediation for Hanson House and Crane-Phillips
House Museum

The Flea Theater
New York, NY
$10,000 for general support
$100,000 for The Flea Circus Campaign

Jacob’s Pillow Dance Festival
Lee, MA
$50,000 for general support in honor of the 80th anniversary

Jamestown Art Center
Jamestown, RI
$25,000 to support the capital campaign

Lincoln Center Theater
New York, NY
$40,000 for general support
$150,000 for LCT3 Rooftop Theater Capital Campaign

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York, NY
$30,000 for the purchase of a marble head of Zeus Ammon, the
Department of Greek and Roman Art, and the Thomas J. Watson
Library

Natural History Museum of the Adirondacks (d/b/a The Wild Center)
Tupper Lake, NY
$10,000 for general support

New Urban Arts Rhode Island
Providence, RI
$23,975 as the first payment of a 1:1 match on a $50,000 award toward the capital campaign

New York City Ballet
New York, NY
$40,000 for general support

New York Philharmonic
New York, NY
$35,000 for general support

New York Public Library
New York, NY
$25,000 for the Digital Library Program

One Percent for Culture
New York, NY
$25,000 for general support

Saint James Place
Great Barrington, MA
$25,000 toward the cost of construction-ready architectural drawings

Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute
Williamstown, MA
$15,000 for general support
$150,000 for the Beinecke Fellowship in the Research and Academic Program

New York Law School
New York, NY
$7,500 in support of the publications of The Center for New York City
Law

Westminster School
Simsbury, CT
$50,000 toward new dormitory construction

Bronx River Alliance
Bronx, NY
$12,500 for general support

Berkshire Natural Resources Council
Pittsfield, MA
$25,000 for the Baldwin Hill Agricultural Preservation Project

The Carrot Project (fiscal sponsor: Third
Sector New England)

Somerville, MA
$5,000 for the Greater Berkshire Sustainable Agriculture Fund

Central Park Conservancy
New York, NY
$20,000 for the Harlem Meer
$25,000 for “Cleopatra’s Needle” Conservation Project

Clean Water Fund
Providence, RI
$15,000 for “Don’t Waste Rhode Island”

Conservation Law Foundation
Boston, MA
$25,000 for the Rhode Island Advocacy Center

Environment Council of Rhode Island Education Fund
Providence, RI
$20,000 to support the Coalition for Transportation Choices

Friends of Van Cortlandt Park
New York, NY
$10,000 for general support

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary Association
Kempton, PA
$10,000 for general support

The New York Botanical Garden
Bronx, NY
$25,000 for the Geographic Information Systems Laboratory

New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund
New York, NY
$15,000 for the New York City Program

Open Space Institute
New York, NY
$30,000 for restoration work on the Tahawus site in the Adirondacks
$5,000 for Riverdale RiverFest
$10,000 for Project F for the Corbin Hill Road Farm education project

THE POINT Community Development Corporation
Bronx, NY
$10,000 for the Corbin Hill Farm Share project

Prospect Park Alliance
Brooklyn, NY
$10,000 for the Natural Resources Crew
$50,000 for the Campaign for Lakeside

Rhode Island Land Trust Council
Saunderstown, RI
$13,000 for Rhode Island “Land Trust Days”

Protect the Adirondacks!
Saranac Lake, NY
$25,000 for the Adirondack Legal Defense Fund

The Nature Conservancy, Adirondack Chapter
Keene Valley, NY
$35,000 for the Heart of the Adirondacks campaign

The Partnership Project
Washington, DC
$20,000 for general support

Wave Hill
Bronx, NY
$25,000 for general support

The Wilderness Society
Washington, DC
$10,000 for the Eastern Forest Program

Women’s Housing & Economic Development Corporation
Bronx, NY
$7,475 for the Corbin Hill Farm Share project

World Resources Institute
Washington, DC
$25,000 for the Climate & Energy Program

Adirondack Community Trust
Lake Placid, NY
$15,000 for the Special & Urgent Needs Fund to assist with recovery
after Hurricane Irene

Centurion Ministries
Princeton, NJ
$35,000 for general support

Center for Women & Enterprise
Providence, RI
$25,000 for capacity building

exalt youth
Brooklyn, NY
$30,000 for general support

Haiti Circle of Friends
Thomassin, Haiti
$25,000 for general support

International Institute Rhode Island
Providence, RI
$25,000 for “Welcoming Rhode Island”

Pro Mujer
New York, NY
$35,000 for general support

Preservation Alliance of Spring Lake
Spring Lake, NJ
$40,000 for the renovation of the Frederic A. Duggan Memorial First
Aid Squad Building of Spring Lake

Riverdale Neighborhood House
Bronx, NY
$10,000 for the Youth Internship Program

St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center
New York, NY
$25,000 for the purchase of a new radiant warmer for the Neonatal ICU at Roosevelt Hospital

Women’s Fund of Rhode Island
Providence, RI
$25,000 for organizational capacity building and research on gender legislation