We have partnered with five organizations with deep experience serving New Yorkers to further our commitment to building alliances and collaborations with communities.
Borough of Manhattan Community College
is a college that is alive with ideas and innovation, and supportive of the innate human striving for self-improvement. BMCC reflects the best of downtown Manhattan: the culture of Tribeca, the vibrancy of Wall Street, and the promise of the Statue of Liberty. BMCC, a Minority and Hispanic-Serving Institution, welcomes students from the New York City area and all over the world. BMCC has students from over 155 countries, who speak a variety of languages.
Learn more at: https://www.bmcc.cuny.edu/
Center for Independence of the Disabled, New York
is a nonprofit organization founded in 1978. They are part of the Independent Living Centers movement: a national network of grassroots and community-based organizations that enhance opportunities for all people with disabilities to direct their own lives.
Learn more at: https://www.cidny.org/
The Interfaith Center of New York
is a nonprofit organization that seeks to overcome prejudice, violence, and misunderstanding by activating the power of the city’s grassroots religious and civic leaders and their communities.
Learn more at: https://interfaithcenter.org/
is an Indigenous nonprofit organization fiscally sponsored by the New York Foundation for the Arts. For 14 years, their work has focused on symposia, public art, exhibitions, music, opera, theater, education, and publications, collaborating with New York City institutions.
Learn more at: https://lenape.center/
“Building a performing arts center in this location was a promise to all of New York City. From the day we began working on the artistic season, we simultaneously committed ourselves to developing relationships in our community and creating dialogue around our events and performances”
Bill Rauch, Artistic Director, PAC NYC