Funders

current Fiscal Year

 Since June 2017, NEFA has been generously supported by the following:
$2,000,000 +
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation*
Barr Foundation*
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation*
$1,000,000 +
National Endowment for the Arts
U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs*

$100,000 +
Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art*

Embassy of the United States, Islamabad, Pakistan*
The Reva and David Logan Foundation*

$50,000 +
Massachusetts Cultural Council
National Park Service*

$25,000 +
Aliad Fund at The Boston Foundation
The Boston Foundation*
Henry Luce Foundation
Mary and Ted Wendell

$10,000 +
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
Larry and Ann Simpson
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation
Vermont Arts Council

$5,000 +
Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Boston
Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut
Amy Zell Ellsworth
Frank Loomis Palmer Fund
John and Mary-Beth Henry
Maine Arts Commission
Francis and Denise Menton

$2,500 +
Phyllis Dixon
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
Peter McLaughlin and Jane Kitchel McLaughlin

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
The James E. Robison Foundation
Andrea Rogers and Avery Hall (Vermont Community Foundation)

$1,000 +
Alexander Aronson Finning CPAs
Diane and Robert Blunk
Sandra Burton

Sara Coffey and Dave Snyder
Andrew Cornell and Francesca Coltrera
Cathy Edwards and Mike Wishnie
Newell Flather 
Marcie Hershman
Mark and Taryn Leavitt
John M. Plukas
Janet and Mike Rogers
Lisa Wong and Lynn Chang

$500 +
Anonymous
Judd and Cyndy Blunk
Board Member
Eckert Seamans
Susan Feder and Todd Gordon
Erinn R. King
Felicia K. Knight
Sam Miller
Barbara Murphy
Jane Preston and Michael Muller
Ann Smith
Pam Tatge and Jerry Zinser

$250+
Jonathan Abbott and Shari Malyn
Alan and Saralynn Allaire
Anonymous
Joyce Collier and Jennifer Potter
Pamela Diamantis
Lee Ellenberg and Ken Mitchell
Gallery NAGA
Joanne Goldblum
Phyllis Hershman
David C. Howse
Mark Jensen
Karen Mittelman
D. Monosson
Mark & Mary O'Connor
Patricia Ann (Lyons) O'Kane
James O'Toole
Betsy Theobald Richards
Randall Rosenbaum
William Shock
TodayTix
Stephen M. Weiner and Donald G. Cornuet

Gifts In Kind
Struck Catering

Up to $249
Louise Altobelli
Stephanie Ancona
Anonymous
Martha and Gordie Axtman
Kate Bernardoni
Joanne and Dennis Berry
Board of Trustees and Friends at Jackson Walnut Park Schools
Adele Boch
Boston College Auxiliary and Dining Services

Bill and Ruth Botzow
Taylor Ho Bynum
Brenda and Lou Caplan
Tom Carty and Patricia Griffin-Carty
Anita Chan

Adrienne and Paul Chiozzi
Ruth and Ed Chobit
Paige Clausius-Parks, Marissa Halpin, Marina Jackson
Marion Cohen and Milton Kornfeld
Joseph MG Connors
Alan and Marcia Cornell
Corporation of the Sponsored Ministries of the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston
David and Susan Cotter
Frank and Mary Cotter
Lisa Crowley
Scott T. Cummings
Maurice Decaul
Carolyn Deuel
Zoe Devine 
Gretchen Dow Simpson
Patty and Hank Durand
Jane Evans
David Fanger & Martin Wechsler
Ana Flores
Jennifer Fonseca
Allie Foradas

Friends of Patricia O'Kane / Greg O'Kane
Anthony and Dolores Galeota
Pamela Galeota and Brett King
Melanie A. Ginter
Joanne Gurry
John and Margaret Hallisey
Sarah Long Holland and Jonathan Bailey Holland
Elizabeth Hunter
Cheryl Ikemiya
Benjamin and Karina Kelley
Mary Kelley and Tom Field
Sarah Kelley
The Kelley Family
Mary Keyes
Paul T. Keyes
Mike and Louise Kuhlman
Angie Lane
Patricia Lassiter
Margaret Lawrence
Jim and Karen LeFevre
Michele Long and Peg Keenan
Ginnie Lupi
Sarah MacLean
Naoko Maglitta and Family
Janet, Phil & Laura Marrone
Diane Martinez
Cassandra Mason
Rania Matar
Bob Mauro
Roberta McCulloch-Dews
​Peggy McLoughlin and James Mahoney
David McWilliams and Rachel Kurland
Karole Mendelsohn
Sandra Mercer
John Mitchell
Jean Mooney
Marena Morrison
John J. Mullaney
Cynthia Murray-Beliveau
Craig and Millicent Nash
Kristina Newman-Scott
NewNet Services, Andrew Pryor, Matt Swenson, Jordan Medeiros, Kevin Jakub
Max Nibert
Nord Family Foundation
Anne O'Brien
Office of Educational Affairs (OEA)

Cheri Opperman and Maure Aronson
Sophie Pels
Sophie Perinot
Adrienne Petrillo
Porter Square Veterinarian

Mary and Jon Predaris
Pip Quillin and Amy Howell
Gail and Marc Raney
Michael Reed
Julie Richard and Ed Buonvecchio

Robert A. Richter
Rosenberg, Freedman & Lee LLP
Donald and Patricia Savage
Elaine Shea
Linda Shelton
Amy Simon
Ben & Steven Skerritt-Davis
Sydney Skybetter
Sarah Smick and Ian Michaels
Ross Smotrich and Talma Nir
Judith Souweine
Betty Sullivan, Rita Kilgallon, Gerald Kilgallon, Sheila Symon, and Mary Murphy
Eileen Sullivan
Mark and Quita Sullivan
Crystal Tiala
Sharon and Chris Timmel
Iris Toniatti
Robert and Leslie Turner
Sandy and Jordan Upton
Ann and Stephen Wicks
Phyllis S. Wishnie
Lani Wolfe
Jean Yoder and Robert Willemin
Carrie Elizabeth Zaslow

* represents full amount of multi-year grant(s)  

Past Fiscal Year

From June 2016 through May 2017, NEFA was generously supported by the following:
$2,000,000 +
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation*
Barr Foundation*
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation*
$1,000,000 +
National Endowment for the Arts
U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs*

$100,000 +
Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art*

Embassy of the United States, Islamabad, Pakistan*
The Reva and David Logan Foundation*

$50,000 +
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Massachusetts Cultural Council
National Park Service*

$25,000 +
Aliad Fund at The Boston Foundation
The Boston Foundation*
Henry Luce Foundation
The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation
Mary and Ted Wendell
 

$10,000 +
Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
Larry and Ann Simpson
Emily Hall Tremaine Foundation
Trust for Mutual Understanding
Vermont Arts Council

$5,000 +
Community Foundation of Eastern Connecticut
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
Amy Zell Ellsworth
Frank Loomis Palmer Fund

Maine Arts Commission
Francis and Denise Menton

$2,500 +
Phyllis Dixon
Jane and Peter McLaughlin

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
Andrea Rogers

$1,000 +
Geeta and Kamesh Aiyer
Arthur Murray Dance Studio of Boston
Andrew Cornell and Francesca Coltrera
Cathy Edwards and Mike Wishnie
Newell Flather
Geoffrey Hargadon and Patricia La Valley
Marcie Hershman
Chip Newell and Susan Morris
John M. Plukas
The James E. Robison Foundation
UBS Financial Services
Lisa Wong and Lynn Chang

$500 +
Anonymous
Kate Blacklock
Judd and Cyndy Blunk
Byron O. and Susan Champlin
Eckert Seamans
John and Mary-Beth Henry
Cliff and Marie Hershman
Douglas Keith
Jeremy and Margie Klein Ronkin
Mark and Taryn Leavitt
Catherine Martin
Barbara Murphy
Ann E. Smith
Pam Tatge
 

$250+
Anonymous
Alan and Saralynn Allaire
Joyce Collier and Jennifer Potter
Lee W. Ellenberg
Susan Feder and Tom Gordon
Phyllis and Eugene Hershman
Jane James
Mark Jensen
Mary Kelley
Erinn King
Lincoln Financial Foundation
Laura Paul
Jane Preston and Michael Muller
Randall and Claire Rosenbaum
David C. Snyder
Betsy Theobald Richards
Carol Zell
 


Gifts In Kind
Art New England
The Brand Collective
Crocker House Ballroom
The Day
Garde Arts Center
Harris Place
HowlRound
Hygenic Art
MS17 Art Project and Visual Art Library
New London Public Library
Power Posse Productions
Quinn & Hary
Salesforce
Struck Catering

Up to $249
Jon Abbott and Shari Malyn
Mike Accorsi, Dianna Hyland, and Noreen Wall
AmazonSmile
Anonymous (2)
Cathy Arden
Adele Fleet Bacow
Jackie Blombach
Bill and Ruth Botzow
Roger and Carol Brooks
Rebecca Bruyn and Cindy Rosenbaum
Taylor Ho Bynum
Brenda and Lou Caplan
Steven Cesar
Ellen Cohen
Brooke Collison
Lisa Crowley
Carolyn Deuel
Gretchen Dow Simpson
Stephen M. Duprey
Jeff Fioravanti
Jennifer Fonseca
Ralph Freidin
Emma Hanselman
Edward Holets
Sarah Hutt
Cheryl Ikemiya
Aislyn Jewett
Patricia Justice
Stacy Klein and Carlos Uriona
Milton Kornfeld and Marion Cohen
Jim and Karen LeFevre
Ginnie Lupi
Amie Lytle and Brian Gemelli
Cassandra Mason
Jill McCorkle
Daniel McCusker
David McWilliams and Rachel Kurland
Karole Mendelsohn
Merry Morse and Janet Hood
Cynthia A. Murray-Beliveau
Craig and Millicent Nash
Ellen Nenner
Kristina Newman-Scott
Max Nibert
Cheri Opperman and Maure Aronson
Adrienne Petrillo
Tony Pietricola
Eileen Pollack
Elizabeth Pollock
Jo Radner
Michael Reed
Julie Richard and Ed Buonvecchio
Robert A. Richter
Laura A. Scanlan
Linda Shelton
William Shock
Lawrence Stahlberg
Bob and Alison Stannard
Mark and Quita Sullivan
Beth Vantosh
Rochelle Weichman and Jo Ann Share
Ann and Stephen Wicks
Phyllis S. Wishnie
Lani Wolfe
Ruth and Michael Worthington
Carrie Zaslow and Peter Quattromani

* represents full amount of multi-year grant(s)