Thank you to our funding partners who support the programs and services that allow us to go above and beyond for our seniors, so that they always feel that they belong. 


Aurify Brands
Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Goldman Sachs
Invesco Cares NY
JP Morgan Chase
KIND Snacks
Macquarie Group Foundation
Morgan Stanley
Oaktree Capital
Walt Disney Studios
York Capital Management LLC

FOUNDATIONS and organizations

Altman Foundation
The Bernard and Muriel Lauren Foundation
The Brick Presbyterian Church
The Brick Church Women's Association
Congregation Emanu-el
Emy and Emil Herzfeld Foundation, Inc. 
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation Inc. 
Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies, Inc. 
Florence V. Burden Foundation
The Hearst Foundations
Hyde and Watson Foundation
Isaac H. Tuttle Fund
Jean and Louis Dreyfus Foundation, Inc. 
John and Amy Phelan Family Foundation
Macquarie Group Foundation
Marnie Pillsbury Fund
Morgan Stanley Foundation
New York Community Trust
The New York Women's Foundation
Starr International Foundation
Sternlicht Family Foundation, Inc.
United Hospital Fund
Van Ameringen Foundation, Inc. 
Venable Foundation, Inc. 
The Vidda Foundation


New York State Department of Health
New York City Department for the Aging
New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
New York State Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright
Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
New York City Council Speaker Corey Johnson
New York City Council Member Diana Ayala
New York City Council Member Ben Kallos                                                                                                   
New York City Council Member Bill Perkins
New York City Council Member Keith Powers
New York City Council Member Helen Rosenthal

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Community Living

Thank you to our 2018 Gala Sponsors!

Lead Business sponsors

The Glick Family/GPG Properties

Promoting independence sponsors

Margaret and Ian Smith

inspiring creativity sponsors

Susan Burden and William Goldman | Stacey Gillis Weber and Jeffrey A. Weber

innovation sponsors

Sally Bott | Macy’s and Bloomingdales | Pritha and Nik Mittal | The Partners of William A.M. Burden & Co., L.P. | The Walt Disney Studios | Stanley and Alan Wasserman/S.W. Management LLC


Nancy and Ziggy Alderman | Ann and Joel Berson | Carmine Limited LP | Kathryn and Gideon Cashman | Anne S. Davidson | Edgecombe Plumbing and Heating Inc./Mitchel and Sandy Senzon | Louise Grunwald | Duane Hampton | Joel Mittman, Inc. | Lisa Linden/LAK PR | Betsy Donovan Nolan | Beth Marie Reifers | Rockway Fuel Oil Corp. | Maya Semenova and Adam Cohen | Alon Steiner | Lewis D. Surrey | Melissa Thomas and David Koepp | Miriam Wallerstein | Wilmington Trust | Judith Woodward