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Support The Center

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

$12,000,000 +

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs


$6,000,000 +

New York State Development Corporation

Aliko Dangote Foundation


$3,000,000 +

Brickman Associates

Ford Foundation

General Electric International

Ibrahim Family

John Tishman


$1,000,000 +


Walt Disney

Ian Bruce Eichner

Dr. Hania M. Fadl

Endowment for the Humanities

Jane Katcher

David Markin

RJR Nabisco

David Rockefeller

Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone National

$500,000 +

GCE Property Holdings, Inc

Mary Slack

Benjamin Stein

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

Vincent and Anne Mai Family Foundation

Benno Schmidt

Jason Wright

We would also like to acknowledge generous in-kind support from Debevoise & Plimpton LLP. 

List current as of February 2019.