As a nonprofit news organization, THE CITY relies on donations and grants from foundations, individuals and sponsors who support our mission to produce hard-hitting reporting that serves the people of New York.

THE CITY is grateful to everyone who supports our work. Here are donors who have given $5,000 or more since launch.

$2,000,000 – 4,000,000+

Charles H. Revson Foundation

Craig Newmark Philanthropies

Leon Levy Foundation

Oak Foundation

$1,000,000 – $1,999,999:

American Journalism Project

Hollyhock Foundation

$500,000 – $999,999:

Jamie Alter and Michael Lynton

Arnold Ventures

Richard Ravitch Foundation

Trinity Church Wall Street Philanthropies

$100,000 – $499,999:

Altman Foundation

Blavatnik Family Foundation

Bloomberg Philanthropies


Mark Colodny

Emerson Collective

Facebook Journalism Project

Ford Foundation

Gary Ginsberg

Google News Initiative

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

The Miranda Family Fund

The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation


Stavros Niarchos Foundation

Erin and John Thornton

Tishman Speyer

Warburg Pincus Foundation

$25,000 – $99,999:


The Brown Institute at Columbia Journalism School

Christopher Buck


Cheryl C. and Blair Effron

Eutopia Foundation

The Fialkow Family Foundation

Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation

G&E Dubin Family Foundation

Eric Gertler

Susan Kane

Elizabeth McNamara

New York Community Trust

Report for America

Ressler/Gertz Family Foundation

Jamie S. Rubin

Spectrum News

Jill and Jon Steinberg

Tina & Steven Price Charitable Foundation


Katrina vanden Heuvel

$10,000 – $24,999:

Seth Akabas


Sarah Bartlett

Ishmael Chawla

Stephen Cooper

Andrew Farkas

Richard Frank

Fund for Investigative Journalism

Lynne and Harold Handler

The J.M. Kaplan Fund

The Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund

Neuman Family Foundation

Charles Phillips

Ed Purce and Tami Luhby

Gillian Sandler

Julie Sandorf

Rick Smith, CEO, The Pinkerton Foundation

Arthur O. Sulzberger, Jr.

Greg Van Ullen

$5,000 – $9,999:

Milena Alberti-Perez


Brooklyn SolarWorks

John Carter Brown IV

Ulrika Citron

Marsha Cooke

David Berg Foundation

The Durst Organization

Rasha Elmasry

Mala Gaonkar

Perry Gershon

Jessica and Matt Harris

David Haskell

Chris Hayes

Risa Heller

Bill Janeway

Catherine Klema & David Resnick

Parker Leonard Krasney and Allison Christine McCullough

Rachel Lam

The Lenfest Institute for Journalism

Mauna Kea Fund

NYC Partnership Foundation

Reich + Weatherford Fund

Ben Smith

Solutions Journalism Network, Inc.

Stanley and Lucy Lopata Charitable Foundation

Tom and Johna Mandel Giving Fund

Darren Walker

The Zelnick/Belzberg Charitable Trust

*Four donors in this giving level have chosen to remain anonymous

THE CITY is committed to journalistic independence and transparency regarding our sources of financial support. You can read more in our Code of Ethics.