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 • The Nathan Cummings Foundation • Doris Duke Charitable Foundation • Ford Foundation • Heinz Endowment • 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
Baisley Powell Elebash Fund
Booth Ferris Foundation
Doris Duke Charitable 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 Howard Gilman Foundation
The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
The Wallace Foundation
$25,000 – $49,999
Deutsche Bank Americas Foundation
The Heinz Endowments
The Joyce Foundation
Mellon Foundation
William Penn Foundation
Rockefeller Brothers Fund
David Rockefeller Fund
Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
Windgate Charitable Foundation
$10,000 – $24,999
The Herb Alpert Foundation
Altman Foundation
Bonfils-Stanton Foundation
Bush Foundation
The Morris & Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
The Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation
Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art
The George Gund Foundation
Walter and Elise Haas Fund
Houston Endowment
Jerome Foundation
Mortimer & Mimi Levitt Foundation
The McKnight Foundation
Mertz Gilmore Foundation
The New York Community Trust
Kenneth Rainin Foundation
Walton Family Foundation
The Andy Warhol Foundation


$5,000 – $9,999
The Cleveland Foundation
Denver Arts & Venues
Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation
City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
The Harkness Foundation for Dance
The Henry Luce Foundation
The Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation
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
Unbound Philanthropy

This listing of contributors was compiled as accurately as possible from GIA records as of 09/08/2022. Errors, however, can occasionally occur. If there are any discrepancies, please notify the Development and Membership Office at