Please Take a Bow

We warmly acknowledge the grants and contributions received that help support programming and outreach activities at Kupferberg Center for the Arts. As well, we acknowledge our community partners and the many individuals who support the arts at Queens College with contributions and endowments.

For more information on sponsorship opportunities and corporate matching grant programs, please contact Jennifer Zanca at or 718.570-0935.

$99,000 and Up

Selma and Max Kupferberg

Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation

TD Bank

Bloomberg, LP

Estates of Jane and Leslie Katz

New York Community Bank

The Kupferberg Foundation

The New York Community Trust

$50,000 to $99,999

Georgia and Michael de Havenon

Max and Selma Kupferberg Family Foundation

$10,000 to $24,999


Clark Foundation

Flushing Savings Bank

Ira and Ileene Lampert Foundation

Margaret and Erwin Zeuschner

Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation

Music for Youth Fund of UJA Federation

Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Foundation

Susan Wallack Goldstein

Southern Exposure: Performing Arts of Latin America, a program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation in partnership with the National Endowment for the Arts and the Robert Sterling Clark Foundation

The Coby Foundation, Ltd.

The Natalie Bailey & Herbert J. Kirshner Foundation

Turkish Airlines

$5,000 to $9,999

Resorts World

Harkness Foundation for Dance

Marlene and James Yu

Richard Corson


TF Cornerstone

Turkish Cultural Center New York

$500 to $4,999

Bank of India

Ben H. Nahum and Tamar Roodner

Evelyn Flory, Ph.D.

Gertrud and Harold Parker

Green Mountain Energy

Harry Chapin Foundation

Howard Mileaf

Alda and James Muyskens

Dr. Julius Mendel

Mildred Howard

The Netherland-America Foundation

Poets & Writers

RCN Telecom

Rudin Family Foundation

Ruth Cohen, Ph.D.

Sandra Frey Davies


Empire State Development Corporation/Queens West

Institute of Museum and Library Services

National Trust for Historic Preservation 

New York City Council Member Elizabeth Crowley

New York City Council Member Daniel Dromm

New York City Council Member Julissa Ferreras

New York City Council Member James Gennaro

New York City Council Member Daniel Halloran

New York City Council Member Peter Koo

New York City Council Member Karen Koslowitz

New York City Council Member Jimmy Van Bramer

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council

New York State Council on the Arts

New York Council for the Humanities

New York State Educational Department

New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation

New York State Assembly Member Jeffrion L. Aubry

New York State Assembly Member Francisco Moya

New York State Senator Jose Peralta

New York State Senator Toby Stavisky

Office of the Queens Borough President, Hon. Helen Marshall

Queens College

Asian/American Center

Committee for Disabled Students

Irish Studies Program

Office of Alumni Relations

Office of the Dean of the Arts and Humanities

Office of the President

Office of the Provost

PSC-CUNY Research Foundation

Queens College Libraries

The Research Center for Korean Community

Student Association

Taft Institute for Government

University Student Senate

Community Partners

American Friends Service Committee

Art of Ink in America

Consulate General of Switzerland in New York

Council for Cultural Affairs, Taiwan

Flushing Council on Culture and the Arts

Friends of the Godwin-Ternbach Museum

Harlem News Group

Institute for Venture Philanthropy at Higginbotham Museum

New York Historical Society

New York Public Library

Queens Botanical Garden

Queens Council on the Arts

Queens Historical Society

Queens Library

Rubin Museum of Art

Taipei Cultural Center of TECO in New York

TeatroStageFest / Latino International Stage Festival of New York, Inc.

The Bowne House Historical Society

Townsend Harris High School


We acknowledge with gratitude the following scholarship endowments to the Aaron Copland School of Music, making possible public recitals and performances by the talented musicians and singers enrolled in undergraduate and graduate programs.

$1 million and over

Beatrice Schacher-Myers

Samuel and Ethel LeFrak


Maynard-Walker Organ Endowment Fund

Sir Roland Hanna Endowment Fund


Peter Calandra

Alexander and Florence Kouguell

Hugo and Shoshana Kaufmann

Marvin Hamlisch


Estate of Claire Brook

Estate of Beatrice Saperstein

Lawrence Rosenfeld

Henry Weinberg


Family of Leonora Beecher

The Getty Foundation

Jimmy Heath

Maurice Kagen

Morris Grosser Family Fund