A Discretionary Fund has been established by the Board of Directors. Directors initiate these grants which are subject to ratification by the Board. We do not accept applications for discretionary fund grants. Discretionary grants in the amount of $128,500 were made in Fiscal Year 2014 to the organizations below.

Arts in the Armed Forces


Arts Resources in Collaboration, Inc.


Boca Raton Regional Hospital


Bridgehampton Chamber Music Associates, Inc.


Casita Maria, Inc.


ChamberFest Cleveland


Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut


City Parks Foundation


Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of America


DanceWorks, Inc.


Foundry Theatre, Inc.


Isadora Duncan Foundation For Contemporary Dance, Inc.


Maimonides Medical Center


Medical Development for Israel, Inc.


National Dance Institute, Inc.


National Multiple Sclerosis Society


New Music USA


New York Shakespeare Festival


North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Inc.


pianoSonoma Music Festival


Playwrights Realm


Ronald McDonald House of Long Island, Inc.

Soho Repertory Theatre, Inc.

University of Connecticut Foundation, Inc.