about us

Our 501(c)3 non-profit organization relies on the kindness of our benefactors, contributors and supporters.  All of your donations are tax deductible. All of them help us achieve our mission every year! Thank you!

Grants:

  • Edith Berg Charitable Foundation (2016)
  • Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS (2015, 2016)
  • Rhea Blackwood Foundation (2016)
  • Susan Zirkl, Memorial Charitable Foundation (2016)

Benefactors ($1,000+):

  • “Elementary” the hit CBS network television series, courtesy of cast, crew & Jerry Levine (2015)
  • Julie Ridge (2013)
  • Sue Ridge (2014, 2015, 2016)

Our Major Contributors ($250-1,000):

  • The cast & crew of “A Delicate Balance” on Broadway, courtesy of Roy Harris (2015)
  • The cast & crew of “Aladdin” on Broadway, courtesy of Barry Hoff (2015, 2016)
  • The cast & crew of “The Audience” on Broadway, courtesy of Dylan Baker & Barry Hoff (2015)
  • Dylan & Becky Baker (2015, 2016)
  • Tracy Silva Barbosa (2015)
  • Richard Burgheim (2015)
  • David Carsen (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Daniel Chan (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • The cast & crew of “Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time” on Broadway, courtesy of Dan Landon (2015)
  • The cast & crew of “Elephant Man” on Broadway (2015)
  • Andrew & Amy Feinberg (2015)
  • The cast & crew of “Fish in the Dark” on Broadway, courtesy of Jason Alexander (2015)
  • Rick Greenberg (2015, 2016)
  • Roy Harris (2015, 2016)
  • Barry Hoff (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Joe McGuire (2015, 2016)
  • Laura Lutterbie (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Irene Minkoff (2016)
  • The cast & crew of “On the Town,” courtesy of Michael Rupert (2015)
  • Sue & Steven Porter (2014, 2016)
  • The cast & crew of “Skylight” on Broadway (2015)
  • Ros & Ken Sperling (2015)
  • Amanda Stent (2016)
  • The Washington Redskins (2015)
  • Aaron Waxman (2015)
  • West Bank Cafe, courtesy of Steve Olsen (2014, 2015)
  • Sy Yusem (2014, 2015, 2016)

Our Supporters (up to $249):

  • Ginny Abrams (2016)
  • John Alban-Coughlin (2014)
  • Stuart Aion (2016)
  • Lydia Ayala (2015)
  • The Circus Warehouse, courtesy of Suzi Winson (2015)
  • Lewis Baratz (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • James Barber (2014)
  • Janet Booth (2014)
  • Claire Calvert Burke (2015)
  • Deb Chasen (2016)
  • Timoty Dean Lee (2015)
  • Keith & Andra Eig (2014)
  • Jesse Tyler Ferguson (2016)
  • Focal Point artists (2015, 2016)
  • The Cast & Crew of “The Front Page” courtesy of Dylan Baker (2016)
  • Guy Glass (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Betsy Goldsmith (2016)
  • Beverly Gordon (2014)
  • Brad Gumbel (2016)
  • Sean Hayes (2016)
  • The cast & crew of “It’s Only a Play,” courtesy of Kati Finneran. (2015)
  • Kelley Karel (2016)
  • Leona Kaufman (2014)
  • Lisa & Alan Kritz (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Kara Liebowitz (2015)
  • Phyllis & Marty Magaziner (2015)
  • Manhattan Plaza Health Club (MPHC), NYC, courtesy of Scott Salmon (2015)
  • Lisa Morphopoulos (2016)
  • Kathy Olsen (2016)
  • Joe Paparella (2016)
  • Jason Peterson-Ridge (2014, 2015, 2017)
  • Matthew Porter (2015)
  • Joel Retuerto (2015)
  • Edith Ridge (2014)
  • Jackye Roberts (2014)
  • Scott Robertson (2016)
  • Jay O. Sanders (2015)
  • Lindsay Steadman (2016)
  • Alan Sturm (2015, 2016)
  • Cristiano Souza (2015)
  • Melissa Terman (2016)
  • Nick Viselli (2015, 2016)
  • Carrie Weinblatt (2014)