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The Altman Foundation was established in 1913. Its mission is to support programs and institutions that enrich the quality of life in New York City, with a particular focus on initiatives that help individuals, families, and communities benefit from the services and opportunities that will enable them to achieve their full potential.

Recent Grants

The Art of Problem Solving Foundation
$50,000

Barnard College
$50,000

Bottom Line
$250,000 (over two years)

Brooklyn Kindergarten Society
$75,000

Brooklyn Public Library
$50,000

Classroom, Inc.
$65,000

College Access: Research & Action (CARA)
$130,000 (over two years)

The Eagle Academy Foundation, Inc.
$100,000

East Side House Settlement, Inc.
$75,000

ExpandEDSchools (formerly The After-School Corporation)
$60,000

The Fund for Public Schools, Inc.
$75,000

The Grace Opportunity Project
$75,000

Graduate NYC!
$125,000 (over three years)

Harlem RBI, Inc. dba DREAM
$200,000 (over two years)

Horizons National Student Enrichment Program, Inc.
$150,000 (over two years)

HYPOTHEkids Inc.
$50,000

Inner-City Scholarship Fund, Inc.
$60,000 (over two years)

Mouse Inc.
$75,000 (over fourteen months)

National College Advising Corps Inc.
$150,000

New Visions for Public Schools
$175,000 (over fifteen months)

New York Early Childhood Professional Development Institute
$125,000 (over fifteen months)

New York On Tech
$50,000

The New York Opportunity Network, Inc. dba The Opportunity Network
$200,000 (over two years)

OneGoal
$75,000

Power of Two, a project of Fund for the City of New York, Inc.
$75,000

Read Alliance, Inc. (formerly Reading Excellence and Discovery Foundation, Inc. dba Read Alliance)
$100,000

ScriptEd (dba Code Nation)
$75,000

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, Inc.
$300,000 (over three years)

Springboard Collaborative
$75,000

Student/Sponsor Partnership, Inc.
$50,000

Summer on the Hill
$90,000 (over two years)

uAspire (previously known as ACCESS)
$75,000

Urban Arts Partnership
$50,000

Young Invincibles
$50,000

Full List of Education Grants

Aaron Davis Hall, Inc. dba Harlem Stage
$100,000 (over two years)

ArtsConnection, Inc.
$25,000 (over fourteen months)

Beam Center Inc.
$50,000

Bronx Children's Museum
$125,000 (over two years)

Center for Family Life in Sunset Park
$100,000 (over two years)

CitySquash
$35,000

The Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island, Inc.
$50,000

Downtown Brooklyn Arts Alliance, a project of Dance Works, Inc.
$50,000 (over two years)

Harlem Lacrosse and Leadership
$40,000

Hudson River Community Sailing
$40,000

Jazz at Lincoln Center, Inc.
$50,000

The Metropolitan Museum of Art
$100,000 (over fifteen months)

The Museum of the City of New York, Inc.
$250,000 (over two years)

New Heights Youth, Inc.
$60,000 (over eighteen months)

The New York Botanical Garden
$50,000

The New York Community Trust
$150,000 (over three years)

New York Hall of Science
$130,000 (over 26 months)

The New York Public Library
$85,000

NYC Salt, Inc.
$60,000

Orchestra of St. Luke's/St. Luke's Chamber Ensemble, Inc.
$80,000 (over two years)

Peter Westbrook Foundation, Inc.
$25,000

Publicolor, Inc.
$90,000 (over two years)

Queens Council on the Arts, Inc.
$50,000

Queens Museum of Art (dba Queens Museum)
$85,000

Reel Works Teen Filmmaking
$50,000

Rockaway Waterfront Alliance, Inc. (AKA RISE Rockaway Initiative for Sustainability and Equity)
$70,000 (over two years)

Rocking the Boat, Inc.
$90,000 (over two years)

Roundabout Theatre Company, Inc.
$100,000 (over two years)

Sphinx Organization, Inc.
$30,000

Staten Island Children's Museum
$25,000

Visual Arts Research and Resource Center Relating to the Caribbean dba Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
$50,000 (over fifteen months)

Full List of Cultural Engagement, Youth Development, and the Arts Grants