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  • “Thank you for the work you and the artists do at our schools. Our partnership with Marquis Studios and VSA is truly making a difference in the lives of our students and their families.”

    Barbara Joseph, Deputy Superintendent District 75
  • “As the parent of triplets with autism, every day that my girls learn something is a great victory for them and for me. The arts programming from Marquis Studios gives them the ability to express a side of themselves that has opened my eyes to see past their struggles-­‐to see what talented young girls they have become.”

    Parent, Public School 37
  • “Our students, who have autism and multiple disabilities, have benefited tremendously from the arts residencies. In addition to providing opportunities for self-expression and raising self-esteem, participation in the arts has increased their academic skills (e.g. attention to task, following directions, color, shape recognition) fine/gross motor skills and communication/social skills.”

    Principal, NYC Public School
  • “The architecture and design program was a great program that allowed the students to open up their mind and imagination to create designs that represent them. It was a judgment free place where the students were able to take risks, make mistakes and explore without the fear of consequences. They were able to enrich their vocabulary and use that vocabulary in their writing and oral explanations.”

    Teacher, PS 114
  • “This program has confirmed, again, that arts are crucial component to students’ development. Kids who struggle in academic areas get to shine in the arts, and see that persistence makes a difference…”

    Teacher, PS 170x
  • “You have built a real family of students, parents, Teaching Artists – and the art on display shows all the enthusiasm and appreciation you wish for in our young learners.”

    Bobye List, Executive Director, Kornfeld Foundation
  • “I love how Marquis Studios supports our curriculum.”

    Principal, PS 45R
  • “The arts are an essential element of education, just like reading, writing, and arithmetic…music, dance, painting, and theater are all keys that unlock profound human understanding and accomplishment.”

    William Bennett, Former US Secretary of Education

Funding Partners

National Endowment for the Arts

New York State Council on the Arts

New York State City Department of Cultural Affairs

Emily Davie and Joseph S. Kornfeld Foundation

The Harriet & Esteban Vicente Foundation

The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts

The May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Inc.

The Rudin Foundation, Inc.

The Bandai Foundation

Con Edison

Dime Bank

Vanguard Charitable

Equitable Communities

Brooklyn Community Foundation

New York Community Trust Alma Timolat Stanley Fund

The Japan Foundation, Center for Global Partnership (CGP)

William Randolph Hearst Foundations

Frank and Lydia Bergen Foundation

The Bay and Paul Foundations, Inc.

Columbia University

Zegar Family Fund

Irene Ritter Foundation

UBS Bank

The MUFG Foundation

National Inclusion Project

Robert Lehman Foundation

Mary Duke Biddle Foundation

The Milton and Sally Avery Foundation

Harry Donenfeld Foundation

 

The pARTnership™ program is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

 

The pARTnership™ program is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

The TATI and pARTnership™ programs are provided under contract with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

 

Donors

Abraham Fallon
Adam and Helene Rude
Adam Haas and Marsha Spellman-Haas
Aileen-Marie Barry
Aimee and Steven Frankel
Aishwarya Madhav
Albert Maniscalco
Alec Grotenstein
Alexander MacKnight
Alison Khalaf
Allyson Gilman
Amber Carlin-Mishkin
Amy Appleton
Amy Beth Wright
Andrea Zuckerman
Andrew Braun
Andrew Chown
Anna Matthews
Anne Cadel
Annette Sedgwick
Ashley Tucker and Franklin Smith
Aubrey Williams
Aurelio del Muro
Barbara Trafton
Beata Moon
Betty Dubuisson
Bill and Nancy Devlin
Bill Fiorelli
Bobye List
Brandon Kessler
Bridget Smith
Cara McClane
Carisa Kuo
Carole Bates
Caroline Rimmen
Carolyn Winter
Carson Frost
Catherine Grube
Charlotte Bacon
Charlotte Morello
Cheryl Barker-Bell and Marvin Bell
Cheryl Felice
Chris and Lydie Raschka
Chris and Miyoko Forte
Chris and Sue Cavanagh
Claudia Cantarella
Claudia Tressler
Colin Paolo
Costanza Castelnuovo-Tedesco
Cozy and Joseph Friedman
Danielle Kain and Adam Javer
Daniel Shannon and Marcia Lloyd
Dave Kleckner
David and Alexis Heitman
David and Ruth Levine
Day Labour Films Inc.
Desiree Powell
Diana and James Evans
Diana Breen
Diana Castelnuovo – Tedesco
Diana M. Skerl
Don Crocker
Donna and Brian Bowell
Donna Linderman
Dorothy Devlin and Steve Alpert
Eileen Lawrence and Michael Dowd
Eileen Raymond
Elizabeth Griffin
Elizabeth Lathan
Elizabeth Wolfe
Ellen Fisher and Bruce Gundersen
Ellen Marquis
Ellen Martin
Elyse Weiner
Erica Rooney
Eric Gurian and Victoria Parker
Frank Joseph and Ross Manning
Fuad Mahmood
Gary Bagley
Gena Lettiere
Glen and Lisa Meland
Greg Bonsignore
Hector Morales
Henry and Chris Talbot
Herb and Elizabeth Anderson
Hideyuki Nakamaru
Holly and Mark Seigel
Irene Sabados
Janet Mangafas
Janet Matulia
Janet Valickus
Jeff Levitsky and Laurie Posner
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Norma Hurlburt and Baylis Thomas
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Pat Bergstrom
Paula Heitman and David Weiner
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