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We would like to thank all the donors to our Capital Campaign.

$12,000,000 +

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs


$6,000,000 +

New York State Development Corporation


$4,000,000 +

Aliko Dangote Foundation


$3,000,000 +

Ibrahim Family

John Tishman

Ford Foundation

Brickman Associates

General Electric International


$1,000,000 +

Walt Disney

RJR Nabisco

Dr. Hania M. Fadl

Ian Bruce Eichner

David Rockefeller

Jane Katcher

David Markin

Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone National

Endowment for the Humanities

$500,000 +

Mary Slack

Mitsui & Company and Nihon Unisys


$350,000 +

Access Bank plc


Chagoury Group

Dangote Cement

Forte Oil

Flour Mills of Nigeria

Guaranty Trust Bank plc (GTB)


United Bank for Africa (UBA)

Yinka Folawiyo Group

Zenith Bank


$250,000 +

Booth Ferris

JP Morgan Chase

Jonathan Green

Benno Schmidt

Jason Wright

Benjamin Stein

Vincent and Anne Mai Family Foundation

List current as of June 2017.