About Us

Since 1979, Philanthropy New York has worked to enhance the ability of philanthropic organizations and individual donors in the New York region to serve the public good.

Our membership comprises 285 grantmaking organizations — the world’s leading private, corporate, family and public foundations. Collectively, they provide $7 billion in annual support to thousands of nonprofits and NGOs located in New York, the U.S. and around the world.

Philanthropy New York:

  • Supports meaningful collaboration and knowledge-sharing for funders and their grantees
  • Promotes effective, strategic philanthropy
  • Provides programs, services and resources
  • Advances public policies that support effective philanthropy and efficient nonprofits
  • Communicates the value of philanthropy and the philanthropic sector
  • Develops philanthropic leaders to ensure a diverse and capable future

Learn more about how PNY supports effective philanthropy in our region through our annual reports.  

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Learn More About Us

Want to learn more about our organization and operations? Be sure to read our:

What We Do

Annual Reports

2014-2016 Strategic Plan

Member Engagement Checklist

PNY Governance & Financials

As part of our commitment to transparency, we make available several of our operational documents, including our

Audited Financial Statements & Form 990

IRS Determination Letter