Our Supporters

Thank You for Your Support

Teach For America - New York is so grateful for our supporters. Your gifts help our effort to find, support, and develop a network of leaders to ensure all students in New York City have the opportunity to attend great neighborhood schools. 

We are deeply grateful for the support of the following individuals, foundations, and corporations in fiscal years 2017-18 (June 1, 2016 – October 31, 2017).

Our Donors

  • Corporate and Foundation
  • Individuals
  • Regional Advisory Board
  • New York Young Professionals Committee


The Rise8 Foundation
The Scully Peretsman Foundation

$250,000- $999,999

Lone Pine Foundation
NYC DOE New York City Department of Education
The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation, Inc.
Robbins Family Foundation
Robin Hood Foundation
Tiger Foundation

$100,000- $249,999

21st Century Fox
Achievement First- New York
Allen & Company
The Carson Family Charitable Trust
Citi Alternative Assets- Global Management
Coatue Foundation
Credit Suisse
Glenview Capital Management
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co
The Marcus Family Foundation
Marie-Josée & Henry R. Kravis Foundation
Morgan Stanley
Nelson Family Foundation
The New York Community Trust
The Shelter Hill Foundation (Paul & Elizabeth Shiverick)

$50,000- $99,999

COFRA Foundation
Democracy Prep Public Schools
Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science School
Inwood Academy For Leadership Charter School
The James & Judith K. Dimon Foundation
The Jeffrey H. and Shari L. Aronson Family Foundation
Neuberger Berman
Overdeck Family Foundation
Success Charter Network
Swarovski Foundation
Time Warner Inc.
Wells Fargo

$25,000- $49,999

Bloomberg Family Foundation
CBS Corporation
Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP
Edwin Gould Foundation for Children
First Data
The Frances L. & Edwin L. Cummings Memorial Fund
Goldman Sachs & Co
Harlem Link Charter School
Lazard Freres & Co, LLC
The Marc Haas Foundation
The Margaret and Daniel Loeb- Third Point Foundation
New Visions Charter High School Math and Science III
Sandler, O'Neill & Partners
Silver Lake Partners
Stone Point Capital
Tishman Speyer Properties, LP
U.S. Department of Education
UNCOMMON Charter School Network
University Prep Charter School

$10,000- $24,999

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
American Express
Bank of America
Brilla College Prep
Brooklyn Ascend Charter Middle School
Bushwick Ascend Lower Charter School
Citizens of the World- Crown Heights
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Coney Island Prep Middle School
Corvex Management, LP
DeMatteo Monness LLC
Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
Dream Charter School
Hyde Leadership Charter School
Joe Plumeri Foundation
KIPP Charter School Network
Launch Expeditionary Learning Charter School
Magnetar Capital Foundation
Metropolitan Lighthouse Charter School
Niswarth International Foundation
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
Pave Academy- Elementary
RBC Capital Markets
ROADS Charter School 2
Rita J. & Stanley H. Kaplan Family Foundation, Inc.
Robert Mize and Isa White Trimble Family Foundation, Inc.
Robertson Foundation
Ropes & Gray LLP
Schulte Roth & Zabel
South Bronx Classical Charter School II
The Travelers Companies, Inc.
Turner Broadcasting System
Unity Preparatory Charter School of Brooklyn
Volunteers of America
Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

$5,000- $9,999

Block Institute
The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
Citigroup Inc.
East Harlem Scholars Academy Charter School
Eminence Capital
Explore Empower Charter School 742
Explore Exceed Charter School
Explore Excel Charter School
Franz W. Sichel Foundation
Goodwin Procter
Harlem C Z Promise Academy II
Harlem Village Academies
The Healey Family Foundation
Math, Engineering, and Science Academy Charter High School
Mimi and Peter Haas Fund
National Basketball Association, Inc.
National Science Foundation
Neighborhood Charter School of Harlem
New Visions Chs-humanities III
The Overbrook Foundation
Sisulu-Walker Charter School Of Harlem
South Bronx Classical Charter School I
Summit Academy Charter School


Scott C. and Amie Rath Nuttall
Linnea and George Roberts

$250,000- $999,999

Lisa and Joseph Amato
Sue and Steve Mandel

$100,000- $249,000

Stephanie and Chase Coleman
Stephanie and Jacob Grossman
Ana and Philippe Laffont
Leonard Lauder
Sue Lehmann
James and Marsha McCormick
Laura and Richard Parsons
Michael and Nancy Sargent
Debbie and Howard Schiller
Mark Gallogy and Lisa Strickler

$50,000- $99,999

Elizabeth and Lee Ainslie
Tim and Nancy Armstrong
Shari and Jeff Aronson
Lisa and Gerald Donini
Stanley and Fiona Druckenmiller
Edward D. Herlihy
John and Susan Hess
Georgia and Michael Michelson
Gary D. Cohn & Lisa Pevaroff
Wendy and Paul Raether
Nancy and Alan Schwartz
Kathy Ferguson and Mark Zurack

$25,000- $49,999

Barbara and Ted Aronson
Nikesh Arora
Janice Lee and Joseph Bae
Charles C. Cahn Jr.
Allison & Tim Coleman
Meredith and Denis Coleman
Jim and Paula Crown
William J. Janetschek
Jennifer and Marc Lipschultz
Kristen and Michael Kaufman
Nicole Seligman and Joel Klein
Frank Majors
Kenneth B. Mehlman
Christina and Jamie Minnis
Mary Kathryn and Alex Navab
Kate and Robert Niehaus
Carrie and Greg Penner
Shari Redstone
Valerie & David Williams

$10,000- $24,999

Jeffrey Bewkes
Karen and Todd Builione
Andrea and James Burns
Barbara Byrne
Suzanne and Matt Donohoe
Peggy & Millard Drexler
James Dunne
Elizabeth Cogan Fascitelli and Michael Fascitelli
Scott Ferguson
Todd and Christine Fisher
David Foley
Michael and Anne B. Golden
Myrna and Steve Greenberg
Richard and Anne Grissinger
Greg and Barbara Hagood
Rand and Kelly Harbert
Meg and Tom Healey
Osman Hussein
Andrew Immerman
Jack and Anita Saltz Foundation
Jennifer and Timothy Kingston
Mark Horowitz and Jennifer Koen
Michael Kosty
Joan Lacagnina
Gregg R. Lemkau
Katherine Lemkau
Tracy Maitland
Alison J. Mass
Cindy McMackin
Greg and Alexandra Mondre
Anthony Noto
Tagar Olson
Richard and Robin Pzena
Kate Richard
Kim and Ralph Rosenberg
Nicole Schiller
Helen Schwab
George Sing
David Sorkin
Janice M. Stanton
Lisa and Scott Stuart
Gene Sykes
Sandi and John W. Thompson
Lizzie and Jonathan Tisch
Don Truesdale
Monica Mandeli and Marco Valla
Sue and David Viniar
Anthony Welters
Jon and Tiffany Woodruff
Gary Horowitz and Tom Wyse
Anthony Yoseloff

$5,000- $9,999

James and Veronica C. Baker
Jane Condon and Kenneth G. Bartels
Paula Sneed and Lawrence Bass
Anthony Chen
Gregg and Stephanie Chow
Katherine and Adam Clammer
Suzanne Donohoe
Kathleen and Henry Elsesser
John Eydenberg
Sarah and Thomas Faulkner
Cristina French
Ned and Karen Gilhuly
Mr. Jonathan D. Gray
Ward Greenberg
Jan-Michael Guerra & Amanda Hahn-Ketter
Julie Herman
Susan and Charles Harris III
Margaret J. Sieck and Robert H B Baldwin Jr.
Conor Kiernan
Sharon Kilmer
Kenneth King
BV Krishnan
Dana and Robert Lewin
Carolyn Mason
Adrienne and Richard Morgan
Sanjay and Falguni Nayar
George and Ellen Needham
Lynn and Nick Nicholas
Marguerite and William Pitts
Girish Reddy
Michael Ronen
Abigail Pogrebin and David Shapiro
Betsy and Paul Shiverick
Nicole and Brad Silver
Lindsay and Adam Sklar
Esta Stecher in honor of Goldman Sachs Gives
Eliot and John Stewart
Nicole Swartzentruber
Victoria and David Elenowitz
De'Shawn Wright
Sara and Nathaniel Zilkha

Advisory Board

Joseph V. Amato
Tim Armstrong
Bodie Brizendine
Feroz Dewan
Jerry Donini
Jacob Grossman
Kristen Edgreen Kaufman
Sue Lehmann
Anu Malipatil
Larry Robbins
Linnea Conrad Roberts
Adam Sklar
David S. Williams
De'Shawn Wright
Mark Zurack

Executive Committee

Karen Dhillon
Rex Farrand
Michael Kosty
Anu Malipatil
Adam Sklar

General Members

Hilary Davis
James Doyle
Allie Fleder
Briggs Fraser
George Hayward
Jamie Helwig
Caroline Woodruff Hodkinson
Virginia Maloney
Kalima Mayo-Perez
Peter McCall
Sarah McKay
Rob Meyerhoff
Ryan Mooney
Cole Morris
Michael O'Neill
Sameer Reddy
Jaimeson Rice
Sarah Nanasi Russell
Charles Shannon