Funders

Foundations

  • Altman Foundation
  • Axe-Houghton Foundation
  • Barbara Forst Charitable Trust
  • Birkhofer Family Charitable Fund
  • Clara & Kurt Hellmuth Foundation
  • Countess Moira Charitable Foundation
  • Endeavor Foundation
  • Find Your Light Foundation
  • Henry E. Niles Foundation
  • Hyde and Watson Foundation
  • John N. Blackman Sr. Foundation
  • Laura B. Vogler Foundation
  • Lily Auchincloss Foundation
  • Marion E. Kentworthy-Sarah H. Swift Foundation
  • Meringoff Family Foundation
  • Metzger-Price Fund
  • Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation
  • New York Community Trust
  • New York Architects
  • Nora Roberts Foundation
  • Pierre and Tana Matisse Foundation
  • Pinkerton Foundation
  • Prescott Fund for Children and youth
  • Seth Sprague Educational and Charitable Foundation
  • Sills Family Foundation
  • William T. Hillman Foundation
  • Youth INC

Government

  • NYC Council Member Fernando Cabrera, District 14, Bronx
  • NYC Council Member Costa Constantinides, District 22, Queens
  • NYC Council Member James Gennaro, District 24, Queens
  • NYC Council Member Vanessa Gibson, District 16, Bronx
  • NYC Council Member Ruben Diaz, Sr., District 18, Bronx
  • NYC Council Member Antonio Reynoso, District 34, Brooklyn
  • New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature
  • NYC Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council Office of the Manhattan Borough President, Mark Levine
  • National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)

Corporations

  • AB | AllianceBernstein
  • Amazon Literary Partnership
  • Bank United
  • BlackRock Charitable Fund
  • Comcast NBCUniversal
  • Con Edison
  • Cyrus Capital
  • Earnest & Young
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Linklaters
  • M & T Charitable Foundation
  • MUFG Foundation
  • Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
  • TD Charitable Foundation

Impacting Students, Artists, and Communities in NYC

Community-Word Project continuously facilitates a comprehensive evaluation and assessment of student progress, program effectiveness, evolving needs of school partners, and the expanding field of arts education.