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Our Funders

Brooklyn Historical Society is deeply grateful to its supporters,

BHS acknowledges the governmental, corporate and foundation funders who provide vital support – below are  those funders who contributed in the 2017 calendar year.

City, State and Federal Funders

Federal
Institute for Museum and Library Services
National Endowment for the Humanities

New York State
Dormitory Authority of the State of New York
Empire State Development
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo
New York State Assembly Member James Brennan
New York State Assembly Member Annette Robinson
New York State Assembly Member Jo Ann Simon
New York State Assembly Member Joseph Lentol
New York State Council on the Arts
New York State Education Department
New York State Office of Park, Recreation and Historic Preservation
New York State Senator Kevin Parker
New York State Senator Martin J. Golden

New York City & Brooklyn Borough Leadership
Mayor Bill de Blasio
Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
New York City Economic Development Corporation

Brooklyn Delegation of the New York City Council 
Councilmember Stephen Levin
Councilmember Inez Barron
Councilmember Robert E. Cornegy, Jr.
Councilmember Laurie Cumbo
Councilmember Rafael Espinal
Councilmember David Greenfield
Councilmember Brad Lander
Councilmember Stephen Levin
Councilmember Alan Maisel
Councilmember Darlene Mealy

International
Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York

Corporations
155 Henry Owners Corp.
72andSunny Partners, LLC
ADCO Electrical Corporation
AKF Group
Alchemy Properties Inc.
Alexander Wolf & Son
All HVAC Service Co. Inc.
Angelo, Gordon & Co., L.P.
AVR Realty Company, LLC
AZZ Environmental NYC Inc.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bass & Lemer LLP
Baumrind & Baumrind
Belvedere Capital
Bevmax Painting
BLDG Management Co., Inc.
Bloomberg LP
Bloomberg Philanthropies
BNY Mellon
Brooklyn Brewery
Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corp.
Brown Harris Stevens
Bush Terminal
Capalino+Company
Cezanne Studio
Citi
Consolidated Edison Company of New York
Cravath, Swaine & Moore, LLP
Cumberland Packing
Cushman & Wakefield
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Disney Worldwide Outreach
DUMBO Improvement District
Estreich & Company Inc.
Extell Development Company
Family Center Associates
FHLBank San Francisco
Fiduciary Trust Co. International
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Gilbane Building Company
Global Holdings Management Group
Goldman Sachs & Co.
Gotham Organization
Harbour Mechanical Corp.
Hudson CBD Flatbush LLC
Hugh O’Kane Electric Company, Inc.
Ingram & Hebron Realty
Innisfree M & A Incorporated
Joele Frank, Wilkinson Brimmer Katcher
JP Morgan Chase & Co.
Korn Ferry
KPMG, LLP
Langan Engineering
M & T Bank
Mackenzie Partners
Malatesta Paladino
Maury Donnelly & Parr, Inc.
Meridian Capital Group, LLC
Millennium Pipeline Company LLC
MNS
Municipal Credit Union
Muss Development LLC
Narotsky Law Group LLP
National Grid
Neuman’s Kitchen
Okapi Partners LLC
P.J. Mechanical Corp.
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Prosek Partners
Pryor Cashman, LLP
Pursuit Productions, Inc.
Rabina Properties LLC
Red Apple Group, Inc.
Robert B. Samuels, Inc.
Rose Associates, Inc.
Rudin Management and Boston Properties
RXR Realty
Security By Design Wire Works Business Systems
Sidley Austin LLP
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP
Specter De Souza Architects
Stoneturn Group LLP
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
Taconic Investment Partners
TD Bank
TerraCRG
TF Cornerstone Inc.
The Durst Organization
Theodore Williams Construction Company, LLC.
Toll Brothers City Living
Trico Electric Corp.
Turner Construction Company
United Capital Corp.
Utilities Research Associates Group, Inc.
Westbrook Partners
World-Wide Holdings, Inc.
Green-Wood Cemetery
New York City College of Technology
New York University
Prospect Park Alliance Inc.
The Public Theater

Foundations
Charina Foundation, Inc.
Citizens Union Foundation, Inc.
Coleman Family Charitable Foundation
DeLaCour Family Foundation
Doris Duke Charitable Foundation
Fisher Brothers Foundation
Ford Foundation
Gerry Charitable Trust
The Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation
Grace R. & Alan D. Marcus Foundation
Jon & Mindy Gray Family Foundation
Henry and Lucy Moses Fund, Inc.
The Herman Goldman Foundation
Horizons Foundation
Humanities New York
The Hyde and Watson Foundation
The Litwin Foundation
The Malkin Fund, Inc.
Meringoff Foundation Inc.
Michael Tuch Foundation, Inc.
Moore Family Fund for Brooklyn
The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund
The M & T Charitable Foundation
New York City College of Technology Foundation
The New York Community Trust
Nissan Foundation
Peck Stacpoole Foundation
Pillars Fund
The Pine Tree Foundation of New York
The Pinkerton Foundation
The Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation
The Rockefeller Foundation
Stone Wenk Family Fund
The Thompson Family Foundation, Inc.
Tiger Baron Foundation
Lizzie & Jonathan M. Tisch Fund
Walentas Foundation

Our Donor Privacy Policy
Brooklyn Historical Society is committed to donor privacy, and does not sell, share or trade our donors’ names or personal information with any other entity. This policy applies to all information shared by donors, both both online and offline, as well as any electronic, written, or oral communications. Your name, address and any other personal data you provide will be used only by Brooklyn Historical Society to keep you informed of our activities including our programs, special events, and funding needs. If at any time you choose not to receive these communications, you may contact us and we will gladly remove your name from our mailing list. To the extent any donations are processed through a third-party service provider, our donors’ information will only be used for purposes necessary to process the donation.