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1924
Year Founded
4526538891
Grants Awarded Since 1924
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2018 Total Assets
What’s new at the trust
February 26, 2020
Arts for Today’s Staten Island: Nonprofits build audiences through diversity, equity & inclusion
In 2015, Trust program officers spotted a trend in grant applications: Staten Island arts groups wanted to reach larger and more diverse audiences that reflected the borough’s changing demographics.
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February 26, 2020
Bringing History Out of the Closet: New York City landmarks protect LGBTQ sites
“Official recognition of these sites makes an impact and we’re thrilled to know these buildings will live on as learning tools,” said Amanda Davis, project manager for the Historic Sites Project.
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