Thank You

"Ballet exists only when people are performing."  George Balanchine

New York City Ballet's devoted community of supporters and friends ensures that the Company thrives.  With deepest gratitude, we salute the following individuals and organizations for their outstanding generosity to the Company.  

Thank you:

Harriet Ford Dickenson Foundation / Miss Gillian Attfield
The Ford Foundation
The Florence Gould Foundation
Marlene Hess and James D. Zirin
Geoffrey C. Hughes Foundation
The Leon Levy Foundation
Lincoln Center Corporate Fund
LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust
The Ambrose Monell Foundation
The New York Community Trust - Mary
   P. Oenslager Foundation Fund
The Jerome Robbins Foundation
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation
The Shubert Foundation
Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foundation
Michael and Sue Steinberg
The Travelers Companies, Inc
John L. and Barbara Vogelstein

Public support for New York City Ballet programming is provided by:

New York City Ballet is pleased to recognize its Corporate Partners:

The 2013 production of George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker™ is presented by Travelers.

Official Tight of New York City Ballet

Family programming at New York City Ballet is generously supported by Macy's Foundation.

Official Wine Sponsor of New York City Ballet

Official Waters of New York City Ballet


The 2013 American Music Festival is made possible in part by leadership gifts from the New York City Ballet Board of Directors, The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, and the National Endowment for the Arts. Additional support is provided by Russell Reynolds Associates, MetLife Foundation, The Blanche and Irving Laurie Foundation, The Amphion Foundation, and The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc.

Christopher Wheeldon's new work for New York City Ballet's 2012-2014 seasons is made possible with a leadership gift from Michele and Lawrence Herbert.  Mr. Wheeldon's 2013 Spring Season premieres are also generously supported by a leadership gift from the Geoffrey C. Hughes Foundation, with additional support from the New York State Council on the Arts.

Major support for new work is provided by members of the New Combinations Fund, Jeffrey and Shiou-Der Kossak, and The West Family Trust.

Commissioning support for Justin Peck is provided by the New York Choreographic Institute and the Rudolf Nureyev Fund for Emerging Choreographers, established through a leadership grant from the Rudolf Nureyev Dance Foundation, with additional grants from the Harriet Ford Dickenson Foundation, the Joseph and Sylvia Slifka Foundation, and the Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation.

Apparel for New York City Ballet's 2012-13 Season campaign is generously provided by Albright Fashion Library, American Apparel, Bloomingdale's, Body Wrappers/Angelo Luzio, Capezio, Cynthia Steffe, Danskin, Eres, Grishko, KD dance, Lie Sang Bong, Nicole Miller, Norma Kamali, NUMBER:Lab, Repetto, Ruffian, Sacai Luck, Stella McCartney, Topshop, TSE, Urban Outfitters, VPL, and With & Wessel.

New York City Ballet gratefully acknowledges the Lila Acheson and DeWitt Wallace Endowment Fund, which provides support for new work and audience development.

New York City Ballet's musical leadership is endowed in part by the Agnes Gund and Daniel Shapiro Fund for Musical Excellence.

The creation and performance of new works by Peter Martins is funded in part by an endowment gift from the Solomon family, given in loving memory of Carolyn B. Solomon.

New York Ciy Ballet's performances of works by George Balanchine are supported in part by the Balanchine Production Fund, an endowment created through The Campaign for New York City Ballet.

New York City Ballet's student matinees are generously underwritten by Mrs. Ralph Kern.
The Company also wishes to thank the thousands of generous donors making gifts up to $100,000.

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