Our Funders

LaMaMa is deeply grateful to all our funders who have stayed with us through this difficult time.  Our community of friends and supporters provides vital resources to our artists and diverse programming to our audiences.  

La MaMa 59th Season Sponsors

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and Howard Gilman Foundation

Public Support

National Endowment for the Arts

The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council
with special thanks to City Council Speaker Corey Johnson and Council member Carlina Rivera
Office of the Manhattan Borough President, Gale Brewer

The New York State Council on the Arts
New York State Legislature with special thanks to Senator Brad Hoylman
The Dormitory Authority of the State of New York

COVID-19 Relief Funds provided by

Howard Gilman Foundation

National Endowment for the Arts: Coronavirus Aid, Relief & EconomicSecurity (CARES) Act

NYC COVID-19 Response and Impact Fund in The New York Community Trust


Donald Capoccia and Tommie Pegues
Ford Foundation
Howard Gilman Foundation
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
The New York Community Trust


New York State Council on the Arts
Lise Olney and Timothy W. Fulham
The Shubert Foundation


Frank Carucci and David Diamond
Mertz Gilmore Foundation
Marta Heflin Foundation
Steven B. Malkenson/Malkenson Foundation
MAP Fund
The Sequoia Foundation for Achievement in the Arts and Education
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
Candice and Joel Zwick


Lily Auchincloss Foundation
The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation
Con Edison
The John Fulham Family Fund
Robert Goldberg/Yorke Construction Corporation
Cheryl L. Henson
The Jim Henson Foundation
Wendy vanden Heuvel/JKW Foundation
The Jerome Robbins Foundation
The Spingold Foundation


Axe-Houghton Foundation
William M. Carey/Cortland Associates, Inc.
Ruth Epstein and Richard Pinner
Jill Hanekamp
The DuBose and Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund
Karen Hauser and Warren Leight
Bayard Henry
The Jane Henson Foundation
van Itallie Foundation
Sarah and Seth Lederman
Lucille Lortel Foundation
The Curtis W. McGraw Foundation
Estelle Parsons and Peter Zimroth
Nobuyoshi Sato
Deborah Tolman and Luis Ubiñas
Trust for Mutual Understanding


The 1848 Foundation
The Anchor Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation
Marina Arsenijevic and Donald Bronn
Scott Asen/The Asen Foundation
Page Ashley
Christina Back
Winsome Brown and Claude Arpels
The William C. Bullitt Foundation
Eugene “the poogene” Chai
Maura Donohue
Frederic Duchac
Joan Ellis/Jun-Ya Nakatsugawa
Laurie Goldberger and Leslie Kogod
Anna Golden
The John Golden Fund
Jeffrey Haley
Matthew Hall/Goldstein Hall PLLC
The Harkness Foundation for Dance
H.B. Henson Fund/The Puppet Slam Network
Buck Henry and Irene Ramp Charitable Trust
Gerald Herman
The Ima Miller Foundation
The Lambs Foundation
Paul Langland
Mary Rosie Richard Memorial FundGregg McCarty and Timothy Wang
Neighborhoods Now x FABnyc
Charlie Parente/Parente Development LLC
Margaret H. Parker
Polly Parker and Damon Smith
Christina Pennoyer
Susan Polese/Toscano, Polese Charitable Fund
Michael Pressel/RPO Inc.
Susan Yonaoshi Quimby
Joan A. Rose
Wynn J. Salisch
Moira Smith/M and T Bank
Arleen Sorkin
Brenda Walker and Peter Swords
Yara Arts Group Members

(Jan 1, 2020 – Mar 30, 2021)