Donor Listings

Thank you to our generous community of funders for providing Flushing Town Hall a foundation of strength and endurance. We are grateful beyond measure for the elected officials, donors and members, foundations, corporations, volunteers, and all patrons who have supported us for over 40 years, in the best and the worst of times.

Flushing Town Hall is a not for profit organization that receives major support from the National Endowment for the Arts; New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature; New York State Assembly Member Ron Kim; The City of New York, Mayor Bill de Blasio; New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Commissioner Gonzalo Casals; Queens Borough President Donovan Richards; The New York City Council, Speaker Corey Johnson; Council Members Costa Constantinides, Daniel Dromm, Barry Grodenchik, Peter Koo, Karen Koslowitz, Paul A. Vallone, Jimmy Van Bramer; Howard Gilman Foundation, Booth Ferris Foundation, Guru Krupa Foundation, Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation.

In addition to the list above, Flushing Town Hall’s Education & Public Programs are funded in part by Cathay Bank; Con Edison; Cornelia T. Bailey Foundation; Guru Krupa Foundation; The Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.; Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation; Leslie Ogan; Richmond County Savings Foundation.

Flushing Town Hall is grateful for all gifts received and wishes to thank everyone for their ongoing generosity. Donors with gifts of $100 or more: Arline Abdalian, Alberta Alexandre, Karen Argueta, Maria Arias, Henry Assael, Bob Band, Christopher Banks, Barbara Banks Schwam, Beverly Bartow, Geraldine Benfante, Viviana M. Benitez, Carl Bennett, Denise Boudiette, Seth Bornstein, Larue Brathwaite, Anne Bresnahan, Carolee Brooks-Hildenbrandt, Jeanette Brown, Claire Bullard, Christopher Caltieri, Jenna Capeci, Amy Mak Chan, Calvin W. Chan, Douglass Chan, Dongshin Chang, Christopher Chen, Sharon Chen, Annika Cheng, Cecilia Cheng, Amy Chin, Wanda Chin, Ginger Chinn, Alexander Choi, Dr. Hsing-Lih Chou, Steve & Andrea Cohen, Patricia Coulaz, David Creed, Alexander DiPaolo, Marie Duclair, Jacob Eichenbaum, David Fesser, Ellen Fisher-Turk, Karen Fitzgerald, Paul Foster, Toni Foy, Emma Frankel, Andrew & Patricia Garson, Gitler Family Fund, Anat Gerstein, Carl Gold, Edward Goldman, Loren Golden, Howard Graf (Graf & Lewent Architects) & Kathy Donovan, Constance Hammen, Heather Harrison, Alan Heilbron, Susan Hennessy, Geraldene Hornsby-Gray, Rhenaye Hornsby, Timothy Hosking, Ming-I Huang, Robyn Jamison, Raymond D. Jasen, Carmen Jimenez, Minja Kang, Andrew Karp, Amir Kassam, Adrienne Kivelson, Bob Kodadek, Ellen Kodadek, Saul Kupferberg, Carol Leaf, Nelson Lee, Stephanie Lee, Anne Lewent, Judith Lewent & Mark Shapiro, Steve Lewent, James S. Liao, Jeri Lim, Emily Lin/Lin & Loveall Foundation, Meiling Liu, Stephanie Long, Martha Ma, James Marlow, Frank Macchio, Rob Mackay, Sandra Mann, Pamela Marquez, Steve Marston, William McClure, Brenda McCoy, Steven Mecca, David Menchell & Dorian Stern, Cynthia Merkle, Chi Mo, Lee Nash, Sandra Nash, Rochelle Nechin, Albert Niu, TeHsing Niu, Leslie Ogan, Ong Family Foundation, Carlos Ortiz, Jessica Peña, Kimberly Phelan, Mary & Oscar Pollock, Ryan Powers, Hope Pordy, Brian Pun, Qi Shu Fang Peking Opera Association, Richard Quatrano, Alfred & Diane Rankins, Dottye Ricks, Mira Rubens, Evelyn Ruiz, Teresa Salles, Jeffrey Schneider, Roslyn Schwersenz, Anthony Scotto, Gustavo Segredo, Tina Seligman in memory of Irene and Maxwell Seligman, Dominique Sellers, Alice Sharp, Helen Shieh, Tim & Peggy Simmons, Stephen Sincovich, Judi Silvano, Richard Siu, Curtis Smith, Mike Sperendi & Jan Schneider, Douglas Stalnaker, William Summers, Sheila Sweeney, Michael Tang, Jean Tatge, Hurst Taylor, Marsha Toma, Veronica Tsang, WAC Lighting, Tai Wang, Jill Ward, Daryl Ware, Jay Wegman, David & Elsie Werber, Edwin O'Keefe Westley, Constance Wingate, David Wise, Robert & Karla Wishnick, Edwina & Eldwin Wong, Lucy Wong, Jennie Woo, Anna Wu, Minwen Yang, Jon Yanofsky, Hank Yeh, Sandy Yeh, Shane Yeh, Mimi Yeung, Angela Qi Zhang.

Support for our programs is also provided by American Chai Trust, BNY Mellon, Crossings TV, Kuang-Yu Fong/Chinese Theatre Works, Flushing Bank, Flushing Rotary Club, Hyde & Watson Foundation, Investors Foundation, Jim Henson Foundation, Lily Auchincloss Foundation Inc., Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, NYC & Co Foundation, New York Community Bank Foundation, New York Community Trust, Queens Art Education Center/Arthur Liu, Queens Chamber of Commerce, Queens College, Queens Economic Development Corporation, RuDance/Asian American Dance Sport Corp., Seth Sprague Educational Foundation, Veronica Tsang, Tai and Tony Wang/Glow Foundation.

With special thanks to the Howard Gilman Foundation and the Hyde & Watson Foundation, Flushing Town Hall was able to purchase equipment needed to live-stream and record from its theater.

Louis Armstrong Legacy Virtual Jazz Jam is supported in part by a grant from The Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.

Common Ground: Mini-Global Mashup concerts are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

Lioness™ Women in Jazz Concert Series presents Lauren Sevian's LSQ, Collaborative Artists In Concert: Yui Kitamura & The Mark Wade Trio, and Julia del Palacio: Son Jarocho Dance are made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

This engagement of Dayramir González & Habana enTRANCé is made possible through the Jazz Touring Network program of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation with support from the National Endowment for the Arts.

Helen Sung presents Quartet+ Album Release Concert with special guest Harlem Quartet is made possible with support from New York City’s City Artists Corps Grant with additional support from The NYC Women’s Fund for Media, Music and Theatre by the City of New York Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment in association with The New York Foundation for the Arts, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, and with support from the Jazz Coalition Commission Fund.

A special thank you to Flushing Town Hall’s Chinese Cultural Committee for their ongoing support.

We have done our best to recognize funders correctly, but should your recognition be incorrect, please contact Jessica Peña, Director of Development, at