NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank and by Swann Auction Galleries.  Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance, Jody and John Arnhold, Rosalind P. Walter, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, Charles and Valerie Diker, the Nancy Sidewater Foundation, the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation,The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and Ellen and James S. Marcus.  This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.

Visionary early private funders of these services include American Express, founding sponsor of NYC-ARTS; AT&T Foundation; Lily Auchincloss Foundation; AXA Foundation; Sanford C. Bernstein Foundation; Bloomberg; Booth Ferris Foundation; Citi Foundation, founding sponsor of NYCkidsARTS; Robert Sterling Clark Foundation; Con Edison; Hazen Polsky Foundation; Independence Community Foundation; Intrepid Fund; Liman Foundation: JPMorgan Chase Foundation; Robert Lehman Foundation; Merrill Lynch; Margaret T. Morris Foundation; New York Community Trust; Ogilvy; Rockefeller Brothers Fund; Joseph E. Seagram & Sons/Universal Studios; and the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts.