Education

The Education program supports institutions and projects that seek to provide broad access to knowledge, information, and resources that sustain an informed and engaged citizenry.

Areas of focus include supporting innovation in access to digital and online materials in public libraries, bolstering the financial and editorial capacities of ethnic and community news publications, encouraging the education and participation of students as discerning readers of news media, and strengthening college and postgraduate fellows who are pursuing careers in the public interest.

2016

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Boston, MA

Tto support the expansion of the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$163,000
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $322,740
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the expansion of the BKLYN Incubator, a project to generate, test, and share program ideas across the Library’s branches.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$137,500
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $275,000
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the Making Space project.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Amount
$4,450
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Libraries as a Civic Institution program.

District of Columbia Public Library Foundation Inc.

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Washington, DC

To support the DC Public Library, in honor of Richard Reyes-Gavilan’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

Harvard Scholars at Risk

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Boston, MA

To support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows.

Jumpstart for Young Children Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the funding of the Read for the Record campaign.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$100,000
Year 2 of two-year grant totaling $200,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support thirteen Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars in each of the next two years at Macaulay Honors College interested in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York, and for an annual scholars welcome dinner in spring of 2016 and 2017.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

National Book Foundation

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support national events featuring the National Book Award winners and finalists.

New York Public Library

Amount
$118,969
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Innovation Project.

New York University

Amount
$144,844
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $182,118
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
New York, NY

To support “The Social Life of Local Libraries” project.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Queens, NY

To support the Far Rockaway Library, in honor of Stacy Schiff’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016

To support the Queens Library, in honor of Jelani Cobb’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

South Asian Youth Action

Amount
$29,083
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support leadership and college access programming at the Kensington branch of the Brooklyn Public Library.

Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks, providing special programs to children with cancer and their siblings.

Sylvia Rivera Law Project, Inc.

Amount
$500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Sylvia Rivera Law Project, in honor of Angela Flournoy’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

The Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Master Class seminar leaders for New York City public school teachers in 2016.

The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism

Amount
$125,000
Year 2 of two-year grant totaling $250,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support two programs of reportorial and investigative journalism: the monthly Newsmaker Series for community and ethnic press reporters and Journalism School students; and the Urban Investigative Project for seasoned journalists to work with Urban Reporting students on 5-6 projects a year.

The Lambda Literary Foundation

Amount
$500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support The Lambda Literary Foundation Writer’s Retreat, in honor of Angela Flournoy’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

The News Literacy Project

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support the expansion of the checkology™ virtual classroom in New York City and nationwide.

Total: $1,116,846

2015

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Boston, MA

To support the expansion of the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartsband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$90,500
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$101,000
Category
Education
Year
2015

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active.

Center for an Urban Future

Amount
$165,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To provide core operating support to enable CUF to undertake a sustained period of research, outreach, and advocacy about public libraries in New York City.

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To the Center for Social Inclusion, in honor of Maya Wiley’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

Harvard Scholars at Risk

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Boston, MA

To support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows.

Jumpstart for Young Children Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the funding of the Read for the Record campaign and generate public support for high-quality early learning and highlight the importance of building children’s vocabulary and love for reading.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$100,000
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $200,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support thirteen Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars in each of the next two years at Macaulay Honors College interested in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York, and for an annual scholars welcome dinner in spring of 2016 and 2017.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City

Amount
$105,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the Community Leadership and Empowerment Project.

New York Public Library

Amount
$103,900
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

New York Public Library

Amount
$117,680
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active advocacy base for New York City’s libraries.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$78,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Jamaica, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$93,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Jamaica, NY

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active.

Sadie Nash Leadership Project Inc.

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

In honor of Jacqueline Woodson’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

The Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the cost of honorariums for Master Class seminar leaders for New York City public school teachers in 2015.

The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism

Amount
$125,000
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $250,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support two programs of reportorial and investigative journalism: the monthly Newsmaker Series for community and ethnic press reporters and Journalism School students; and the Urban Investigative Project for seasoned journalists to work with Urban Reporting students on 5-6 projects a year.

The New School

Amount
$12,420
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support a partnership between The New School’s Journalism + Design (J+D) program and WNYC.

University at Albany

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Albany, NY

To support the Department of Information Studies at the University of Albany’s College of Computing and Information, in honor of Susan Hildreth’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

Women for Women International

Amount
$5,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Washington, D.C.

To support general operating costs of Women for Women International in order to further support ultra-poor, marginalized women in conflict-affected countries.

Total: $1,167,000

2014

Academy for Teachers

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the cost of honorariums for Master Class seminar leaders for New York City school teachers in 2014.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Amount
$200,000
Year 1 of three-year grant totaling $600,000
Category
Education
Years
2014-2016
Location
Washington, DC

To support the expansion and diversification of the Center’s funding base in order to strengthen its overall capacity and long-term financial sustainability.

Harvard Scholars At Risk [President and Fellows of Harvard College]

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Cambridge, MA

to support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$100,000
Year 2 of two-year grant totaling $200,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 26 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars at Macaulay Honors College , selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services. to support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support Pre-Med and Life Sciences extra-curricular activities geared towards exposing students to a broad range of careers

New York Public Library

Amount
$55,550
Year 3 of three-year grant totaling $310,422
Category
Education
Years
2012-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the NYPL’s leadership in expanding e-content for libraries.

New York University School of Law

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the Business Law Transactions Clinic’s Fellows and Supervising Attorneys

News Literacy Project

Amount
$200,000
Year 2 of three-year grant totaling $600,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2015
Location
Bethesda, MD

To support the expansion of NLP’s programs in New York City and nationwide.

Queens Museum

Amount
$136,560
Year 1 of three-year grant totaling $450,459
Category
Education
Years
2014-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support an expanded partnership with Queens Library and the creation of a fully integrated museum-library service model.

Rutgers University Institute for Women’s Leadership [Rutgers University Foundation]

Amount
$36,750
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New Brunswick, NJ

To support the development and launch of the Steinem Media Mentoring program in 2015, a component of the Gloria Steinem Initiative at Rutgers University

Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Phoenix, AZ

To support Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks , providing special programs to children with cancer and their siblings.

WETA

Amount
$125,000
Year 2 of two-year grant totaling $250,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
Arlington, VA

To support the production of the MAKERS television series.

YMCA of Greater New York

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the Y’s educational initiatives to help close the academic achievement gap and make college a reality for thousands of New York City students

Total: $956,360

2013

Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support three extended “Master Classes” for educators in 2014.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support educational and research efforts in critical thinking about diagnosis and treatment.

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the production of two short films about the essential role that New York City’s public libraries play in people’s lives.

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$20,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the production of two short films about the essential role that New York City’s public libraries play in people’s lives.

Georgetown Day School

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Washington, DC

To support a conference on girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education with both public and private schools in the Washington, DC area.

Harvard College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support the Harvard Scholars at Risk program, which provides sanctuary to international academics, artists, and intellectuals who face persecution because of their beliefs, work, or identities.

Independent Sector

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Washington, DC

To support LeadOn, Independent Sector’s 2013 national conference.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$100,000
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $200,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 26 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars at Macaulay Honors College , selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$5,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support a planning study to develop an internship program and fair that creates meaningful internship opportunities for Macaulay students and enhances the college’s existing career services offerings.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the career development program.

New York Public Library

Amount
$128,482
Year 2 of three-year grant totaling $310,422
Category
Education
Years
2012-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the NYPL’s leadership in expanding e-content for libraries.

New York University

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support NYU Distinguished Scholar in Residence Jennifer Homan’s work on her forthcoming biography of ballet choreographer George Balanchine.

News Literacy Project

Amount
$200,000
Year 1 of three-year grant totaling $600,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2015
Location
Bethesda, MD

To support the expansion of NLP’s programs in New York City and nationwide.

WETA

Amount
$125,000
Year 1 of two-year grant totaling $250,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
Arlington, VA

To support the production of the MAKERS television series.

Total: $763,482

2012

Amigos Del Museo Del Barrio

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the development of El Museo del Barrio’s community-based and educational programs.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Amount
$370,000
Year 3 of three-year grant totaling $590,000
Category
Education
Years
2010-2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the Center’s research, analysis, and public education activities related to the federal budget as it affects the states, and to support a Revson State Policy Fellow.

City College of New York

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the planning of a career-skills program for Macaulay Honors students at City College.

Harvard Law School

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
Cambridge, MA

To help the Public Service Venture Fund expand opportunities for public service careers for lawyers, in honor of Martha Minow’s service as chair of the Charles H. Revson Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$200,000
Year 2 of two-year grant totaling $400,000
Category
Education
Years
2011-2012
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 26 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars at Macaulay Honors College, selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

New York Public Library

Amount
$126,390
Year 1 of three-year grant totaling $310,422
Category
Education
Years
2012-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the NYPL’s leadership in expanding e-content for libraries.

New York Public Library

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the position of collection development coordinator for the Tri-Library School Library Catalog project.

News Literacy Project

Amount
$200,000
Year 3 of three-year grant totaling $600,000
Category
Education
Years
2010-2012
Location
Bethesda, MD

To support educational programs in New York City schools that teach students the critical thinking skills they need to be smarter and more frequent consumers and creators of credible information across all media platforms, and to build the capacity of programs nationwide.

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
Savannah, GA

To support the expansion of SCAD’s Graduate Mentor Program.

The Academy for Teachers [Point Community Development Corporation]

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support honoraria for seminar leaders at colloquia for New York City public school teachers.

Total: $1,051,390

Archive

Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support three extended “Master Classes” for educators in 2014.

Academy for Teachers

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the cost of honorariums for Master Class seminar leaders for New York City school teachers in 2014.

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support a conference on improving financial literacy education in the United States.

American Democracy Institute

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
Washington, DC

To design and launch ADI’s Mentoring Program for 2009.

American Democracy Institute

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
Washington, DC

To support the launch of a national ‘Pathways to Power’ leadership program for first-generation Americans.

Amigos Del Museo Del Barrio

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the development of El Museo del Barrio’s community-based and educational programs.

Barnard College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
New York, NY

To support the implementation of an integrated, inquiry-based Biology Department curriculum, ‘The Functional Genomics of Manduca Sexta.’

Barnard College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

To support a program in the Department of Biological Sciences that offers undergraduates an opportunity to engage in genetic research.

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

Amount
$5,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
Washington, DC

To inaugurate the Open Communities Fund.

Berkman Center for Internet and Society at Harvard Law School

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support the creation of a multi-disciplinary working group to explore feasible business models for the sale, leasing, and distribution of e-books to public libraries.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support educational and research efforts in critical thinking about diagnosis and treatment.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Boston, MA

To support the expansion of the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartsband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment.

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Boston, MA

Tto support the expansion of the educational and research efforts of Drs. Jerome Groopman and Pamela Hartzband with respect to improving medical diagnoses and individualizing treatment.

Boston Review

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Somerville, MA

To support efforts to increase traffic to the website and build revenue.

Brandeis University

Amount
$20,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
Waltham, MA

To support the creation of the Perlmutter Institute Leadership Forum, a luncheon series at the Brandeis University International Business School.

Brennan Center for Justice

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

For general support, with a focus on voting and government systems.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$90,500
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$101,000
Category
Education
Year
2015

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$322,740
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the expansion of the BKLYN Incubator, a project to generate, test, and share program ideas across the Library’s branches.

Brooklyn Public Library

Amount
$275,000
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support the Making Space project.

Center for an Urban Future

Amount
$165,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To provide core operating support to enable CUF to undertake a sustained period of research, outreach, and advocacy about public libraries in New York City.

Center for Independent Documentary

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
Sharon, MA

To support the production of the feature-length documentary

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the production of two short films about the essential role that New York City’s public libraries play in people’s lives.

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$20,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the production of two short films about the essential role that New York City’s public libraries play in people’s lives.

Center for Social Inclusion

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To the Center for Social Inclusion, in honor of Maya Wiley’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Amount
$900,000
Category
Education
Years
2008-2010
Location
Washington, DC

To support the Center’s analytic, communications, and capacity-building activities related to important debates around federal budget priorities.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Amount
$590,000
Category
Education
Years
2010-2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the Center’s research, analysis, and public education activities related to the federal budget as it affects the states, and to support a Revson State Policy Fellow.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities

Amount
$600,000
Category
Education
Years
2014-2016
Location
Washington, DC

To support the expansion and diversification of the Center’s funding base in order to strengthen its overall capacity and long-term financial sustainability.

City College of New York

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the planning of a career-skills program for Macaulay Honors students at City College.

Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

To support a major study whose goal is to find broadly applicable ways of strengthening local coverage of public affairs.

Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
New York, NY

To support the launch of The Reconstruction of American Journalism, a report by Leonard Downie, Jr. and Michael Schudson with policy recommendations on the future of accountability reporting.

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Amount
$4,450
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Libraries as a Civic Institution program.

District of Columbia Public Library Foundation Inc.

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Washington, DC

To support the DC Public Library, in honor of Richard Reyes-Gavilan’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

Elon University

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
Elon, NC

To conduct a study on how best to teach first-year students the essential writing, technology, and research skills required for success in higher education and the workplace.

Facing History and Ourselves

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Brookline, MA

To support a DVD companion to a study guide for classroom use.

Fiscal Policy Institute

Amount
$100,000
Category
Education
Year
2007
Location
New York, NY

To support research, public education, and advocacy work on budget- and economic-related policy issues that affect low- and moderate-income New Yorkers.

Fiscal Policy Institute

Amount
$40,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

To revise external communications through web-based and other technology tools.

Fiscal Policy Institute

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Years
2009-2010
Location
Albany, NY

For support of research, public education, and advocacy work on budget, economic, and related policy issues that affect low- and moderate-income New Yorkers.

Free Press

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Years
2007-2008
Location
Florence, MA

To support efforts to preserve open access to the Internet.

Free Press

Amount
$100,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Florence, MA

To promote a national broadband policy that ensures affordable and accessible high-speed Internet for all Americans.

Georgetown Day School

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
Washington, DC

To support the creation of a strategic plan for operating as a “private school in the public service.”

Georgetown Day School

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Washington, DC

To support a conference on girls in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education with both public and private schools in the Washington, DC area.

Harvard College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Cambridge, MA

To support the Harvard Scholars at Risk program, which provides sanctuary to international academics, artists, and intellectuals who face persecution because of their beliefs, work, or identities.

Harvard Law School

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
Cambridge, MA

To help the Public Service Venture Fund expand opportunities for public service careers for lawyers, in honor of Martha Minow’s service as chair of the Charles H. Revson Foundation’s Board of Trustees.

Harvard Scholars at Risk

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Boston, MA

To support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows.

Harvard Scholars at Risk

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Boston, MA

To support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows.

Harvard Scholars At Risk [President and Fellows of Harvard College]

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Cambridge, MA

to support year-long fellowships and related expenses for three to four Harvard Scholars at Risk fellows

Independent Sector

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
Washington, DC

To support LeadOn, Independent Sector’s 2013 national conference.

Jewish Women’s Archive

Amount
$40,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Brookline, MA

To develop a new tool that will enhance educational use of the website .

Jumpstart for Young Children Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the funding of the Read for the Record campaign and generate public support for high-quality early learning and highlight the importance of building children’s vocabulary and love for reading.

Jumpstart for Young Children Inc.

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the funding of the Read for the Record campaign.

Leadership Enterprise for a Diverse America (LEDA)

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

To support intensive college guidance services for four LEDA scholars.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

To support the Meet the Artist Library Series, an educational outreach initiative between Lincoln Center and branch libraries to bring performing arts programs to the outer boroughs of New York City.

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support the Meet the Artist Library Series, an educational outreach initiative between Lincoln Center and the branch libraries to bring performing arts programs to the outer boroughs of New York City.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$75,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
New York, NY

To create the Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars Program, providing fellowship stipends to 10 Macaulay students interested in public and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to New York City.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$97,500
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 13 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars, selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support the strategic planning process at Macaulay Honors College.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$400,000
Category
Education
Years
2011-2012
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 26 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars at Macaulay Honors College, selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support fellowship stipends for 26 Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars at Macaulay Honors College , selected for their interest in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$5,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support a planning study to develop an internship program and fair that creates meaningful internship opportunities for Macaulay students and enhances the college’s existing career services offerings.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support the career development program.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services. to support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support Pre-Med and Life Sciences extra-curricular activities geared towards exposing students to a broad range of careers

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support thirteen Lisa Goldberg/Revson Scholars in each of the next two years at Macaulay Honors College interested in public policy and civic engagement, with a special emphasis on service to the City of New York, and for an annual scholars welcome dinner in spring of 2016 and 2017.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

Macaulay Honors College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the pre-professional program in establishing foundational career services.

Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City

Amount
$105,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the Community Leadership and Empowerment Project.

Media Access Project

Amount
$150,000
Category
Education
Years
2007-2008
Location
Washington, DC

To support efforts to promote universal, inexpensive broadband access to the Internet and to ensure net neutrality.

Media Access Project

Amount
$75,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Washington, DC

To support efforts to preserve and promote an open and diverse media, particularly regarding net neutrality and Internet access.

National Book Foundation

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support national events featuring the National Book Award winners and finalists.

National Coalition Against Censorship

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2009
Location
New York, NY

To support the ‘Kids’ Right to Read Project’ and ‘The Knowledge Project: Censorship and Science.’

National Coalition Against Censorship

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support the Kids’ Right to Read Project , which provides support, education, and advocacy to parents and teachers facing book challenges in libraries and schools.

National Coalition Against Censorship

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

To support the Kids’ Right to Read Project, which provides education and advocacy tools to parents and teachers facing book challenges in libraries and schools.

New York Public Library

Amount
$40,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

To support the New Chapter program, a partnership among New York City’s three library systems that temporarily waives outstanding fines for all patrons under the age of 18.

New York Public Library

Amount
$310,422
Category
Education
Years
2012-2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the NYPL’s leadership in expanding e-content for libraries.

New York Public Library

Amount
$50,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support the position of collection development coordinator for the Tri-Library School Library Catalog project.

New York Public Library

Amount
$103,900
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

New York Public Library

Amount
$117,680
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active advocacy base for New York City’s libraries.

New York Public Library

Amount
$118,969
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Innovation Project.

New York University

Amount
$25,000
Category
Education
Year
2007
Location
New York, NY

To support the Lisa Goldberg Scholarship Fund at New York University, in memory of the Foundation’s president.

New York University

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2013
Location
New York, NY

To support NYU Distinguished Scholar in Residence Jennifer Homan’s work on her forthcoming biography of ballet choreographer George Balanchine.

New York University

Amount
$182,118
Category
Education
Years
2016-2017
Location
New York, NY

To support “The Social Life of Local Libraries” project.

New York University School of Law

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the Business Law Transactions Clinic’s Fellows and Supervising Attorneys

News Literacy Project

Amount
$600,000
Category
Education
Years
2010-2012
Location
Bethesda, MD

To support educational programs in New York City schools that teach students the critical thinking skills they need to be smarter and more frequent consumers and creators of credible information across all media platforms, and to build the capacity of programs nationwide.

News Literacy Project

Amount
$600,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2015
Location
Bethesda, MD

To support the expansion of NLP’s programs in New York City and nationwide.

Opportunity Network

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

To support a career development program for talented, underserved high school students.

Opportunity Network

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support the participation of high-achieving, low-income New York City high school students in a leadership development program focusing on networking, career development, and college access and success.

PBS Foundation

Amount
$600,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
Alexandria, VA

To support the Makers project, a documentary and digital platform showcasing the stories of hundreds of trailblazing women.

Princeton Public Library

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Princeton, NJ

To support a program that provides volunteer mentors and tutors to children.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$78,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Jamaica, NY

To support the creation of multifaceted community engagement programs that will develop confident, proactive staff and an active grassroots base of support for New York City’s libraries.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$93,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Jamaica, NY

To support the expansion of multifaceted community engagement programs to establish a permanent and active.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Queens, NY

To support the Far Rockaway Library, in honor of Stacy Schiff’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

Queens Borough Public Library

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2016

To support the Queens Library, in honor of Jelani Cobb’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

Queens Museum

Amount
$450,459
Category
Education
Years
2014-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support an expanded partnership with Queens Library and the creation of a fully integrated museum-library service model.

Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study

Amount
$750,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
Cambridge, MA

To endow the Lisa Goldberg Fellowship Fund, which will support outstanding individuals whose ideas, research, and creative work reflect Lisa Goldberg’s enduring influence.

Rockefeller University

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2008
Location
New York, NY

To support the Summer High School Science Outreach Program, which mentors K-12 teachers and high school students in laboratory research.

Rutgers University Institute for Women’s Leadership [Rutgers University Foundation]

Amount
$36,750
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New Brunswick, NJ

To support the development and launch of the Steinem Media Mentoring program in 2015, a component of the Gloria Steinem Initiative at Rutgers University

Sadie Nash Leadership Project Inc.

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

In honor of Jacqueline Woodson’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
Savannah, GA

To support the expansion of SCAD’s Graduate Mentor Program.

Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
Savannah, GA

To support the expansion of SCAD’s Graduate Mentor Program.

Smith College

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
Northampton, MA

To support the development of BioWeb Conferences , online dialogues between Smith students and prominent scientists.

South Asian Youth Action

Amount
$29,083
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
Brooklyn, NY

To support leadership and college access programming at the Kensington branch of the Brooklyn Public Library.

Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
Phoenix, AZ

To support Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks , providing special programs to children with cancer and their siblings.

Southwest Kids Cancer Foundation

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support Arizona Camp Sunrise and Sidekicks, providing special programs to children with cancer and their siblings.

State of the USA

Amount
$250,000
Category
Education
Years
2009-2010
Location
Washington, DC

To support the development and launch of the website. xxx

Sylvia Rivera Law Project, Inc.

Amount
$500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Sylvia Rivera Law Project, in honor of Angela Flournoy’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

The Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support the cost of honorariums for Master Class seminar leaders for New York City public school teachers in 2015.

The Academy for Teachers

Amount
$15,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
New York, NY

To support the Master Class seminar leaders for New York City public school teachers in 2016.

The Academy for Teachers [Point Community Development Corporation]

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2012
Location
New York, NY

To support honoraria for seminar leaders at colloquia for New York City public school teachers.

The After-School Corporation (TASC)

Amount
$10,000
Category
Education
Year
2010
Location
New York, NY

To support a study assessing the feasibility of establishing working partnerships between New York City public schools and local public library branches.

The After-School Corporation (TASC)

Amount
$120,000
Category
Education
Year
2011
Location
New York, NY

To support the ‘Reading Partnerships’ project, an initiative to provide New York City public school students and families with increased public library access and greater exposure to engaging literature and literacy-rich activities.

The City University of New York (CUNY) Graduate School of Journalism

Amount
$250,000
Category
Education
Years
2015-2016
Location
New York, NY

To support two programs of reportorial and investigative journalism: the monthly Newsmaker Series for community and ethnic press reporters and Journalism School students; and the Urban Investigative Project for seasoned journalists to work with Urban Reporting students on 5-6 projects a year.

The Lambda Literary Foundation

Amount
$500
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support The Lambda Literary Foundation Writer’s Retreat, in honor of Angela Flournoy’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards.

The New School

Amount
$12,420
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
New York, NY

To support a partnership between The New School’s Journalism + Design (J+D) program and WNYC.

The News Literacy Project

Amount
$200,000
Category
Education
Year
2016
Location
USA

To support the expansion of the checkology™ virtual classroom in New York City and nationwide.

University at Albany

Amount
$1,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Albany, NY

To support the Department of Information Studies at the University of Albany’s College of Computing and Information, in honor of Susan Hildreth’s service to the NYC Neighborhood Library Awards initiative.

WETA

Amount
$250,000
Category
Education
Years
2013-2014
Location
Arlington, VA

To support the production of the MAKERS television series.

Women for Women International

Amount
$5,000
Category
Education
Year
2015
Location
Washington, D.C.

To support general operating costs of Women for Women International in order to further support ultra-poor, marginalized women in conflict-affected countries.

YMCA of Greater New York

Amount
$7,500
Category
Education
Year
2014
Location
New York, NY

To support the Y’s educational initiatives to help close the academic achievement gap and make college a reality for thousands of New York City students

Total: $11,593,991