92Y Harkness Dance Center is named in recognition of the ongoing generosity of the Harkness Foundation for Dance. Major funding is also provided by the Goldhirsh Foundation in memory of Wendy and Bernard Goldhirsh; Jody and John Arnhold; the Mertz Gilmore Foundation; the New York City Department of Youth and Community Development and the New York City Council; and Judith K. and James Dimon. Additional funding is provided by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; The Mary Duke Biddle Foundation; Barbara and Fred Berger; and the Capezio/ Ballet Makers Dance Foundation, Inc., among others.
The Harkness Space Grant Program is made possible, in part, by public funds for dance rehearsal space from the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; and the Mertz Gilmore Foundation.
92nd Street Y Harkness Dance Center is a proud recipient of the U.S. Department of Education's Investing in Innovation Fund and Arts Education Model Development and Dissemination Grant.