Our Supporters – Next City

Our Supporters

Next City is a nonprofit organization with a mission to inspire social, economic and environmental change in cities through journalism and events around the world. Next City's journalism is supported directly by its readers, and by sponsors and foundations that care about issues such as poverty, discrimination, housing equity, greater access to capital, sustainable development, and many more. When solutions are plentiful, so will our lives be in the city. We are grateful to the many generous supporters who make our work possible.

Major Donors and Partners

The following foundations and partner organizations have supported Next City with $1,000 or more since January 2018. The individuals listed have contributed $500 or more in that period. Next City's current foundation supporters are Surdna Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, Citi Community Development and the National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)

Next City is also is a recipient of a Google Grants award. The Google Grants program supports registered nonprofit organizations that share Google's philosophy of community service to help the world in areas such as science and technology, education, global public health, the environment, youth advocacy, and the arts. Google Grants is an in-kind advertising program that awards free online advertising to nonprofits via Google AdWords.

  • Center for Cooperative Media
  • Center for Cultural Innovation
  • Citi Community Development
  • The Emma Bowen Foundation
  • Facebook Journalism Project
  • Ford Foundation
  • Google Ad Grants
  • Independence Public Media Foundation
  • The Kresge Foundation (current funder)
  • The Lenfest Institute for Journalism
  • Living Cities, Inc.
  • National Recreation and Park Association
  • The New Jersey Sustainability Reporting Project
  • NewsMatch
  • Progressive Multiplier Fund
  • The Prudential Foundation
  • Resolve Philadelphia
  • Solutions Journalism Network
  • Surdna Foundation (current funder)
  • Victoria Foundation
  • Brandy Bones
  • Michelle Bove
  • Efrem Bycer
  • Kate Didech
  • Andrew Frey
  • Adam Giuliano
  • Lucas Grindley
  • Nicholas Hamilton
  • Susan Loftus
  • Lenny Mendonca
  • Anne Olson
  • Casius Pealer
  • Michael Pyatok
  • Jason Schupbach
  • Tamar Shapiro
  • Eric Shaw
  • Jess Zimbabwe

Sustainers

Sustainers are a vital source of support to Next City. By donating monthly, these individual members save us time better spent producing the journalism you value. The names listed below are of people who give monthly.

We are currently supported by 659 people donating $2,645 per month.

  • Stella Shinn
  • Bridget Childs
  • Theresa Chalich
  • Jaime Fearer
  • Eric Kornacki
  • Dan Baisden
  • Rosalind Williams
  • Andy Cook
  • Anupam Yog
  • James Segedy
  • Eli Pousson
  • Jennifer Johnson
  • R. Denise Everson
  • April Mahajan
  • John Dornoff
  • Beth A Macdonald
  • Mark Squire
  • janet smith
  • Anika Singh Lemar
  • Steve Baker
  • Yvette Jordan
  • Bernestine Singley
  • Lilly Wilson
  • Laura Woltanski
  • Laura Wolf-Powers
  • Elle Perrault
  • Mary Howard
  • Michael Barba and Mary Chalich
  • Bonnie Nesbitt
  • Johnnie Owens
  • Barbara Van Kerkhove
  • Lillian G Smith
  • Katy Stanton
  • William Herbig
  • Rachel Lee
  • Jeanette Tozer
  • Marvin Rocha
  • Veri di Suvero
  • Hugh Geenen
  • Amber Jones
  • Leticia Colnago
  • Josh Lerner
  • Leslie Schneider
  • Michele Langenberg
  • Alida Bogr├ín-Acosta
  • kdidech
  • Mallory Baches
  • Donna Olds White
  • Matthew Harada
  • Melissa Jones
  • Paul Ahrens
  • Yvonne Long
  • John Cheek
  • Allison ONeill
  • Hannah Sorkin
  • Leslie Lewis
  • Michael Holzheimer
  • Casius Pealer
  • Lane Fury
  • Claudia Newell
  • Joseph Livewell
  • Catherine Ferrer
  • Andie Wyatt
  • Victor Willis
  • Kathryn Moody-Arndt
  • Lonny Stern
  • Benjamin Carlson
  • Richard Frank
  • Michael Brennan
  • Patricia Rattray
  • Deirdre Visser
  • Jean A Bonander
  • Daniel Longworth
  • Patricia Rattray
  • Christian Guadalupe
  • Danny Yadegar
  • Kendra Chan
  • Belinda Lewis Gorham
  • Kelsey Oesmann
  • Carol Rhea
  • Mary Pustejovsky
  • Lucas Grindley
  • Gillian Haley
  • H. Ahada Stanford, PhD
  • Craig Brookins
  • Trinity Simons
  • Jess Zimbabwe
  • Nicholas L Mulligan
  • Alexia Nazarian
  • jones tony
  • Polli Schildge
  • Lynn Ross
  • Dan Curry
  • Douglas Stewart
  • Tom Webster
  • Thomas Jackson
  • Joseph Fulmore
  • Chip .
  • Michael Pyatok
  • Cary Moon
  • Charles Browning
  • Beth Kanofsky
  • Tracy Shimek
  • Allison Fultz
  • Edward Shikada
  • Keryna Johnson
  • Mike Gelin
  • Jeffrey Doshna
  • Heidi Reijm
  • Michael A Terrazas
  • Gita Nandan
  • Mona Jenkins
  • John Mackowiak
  • Nancy Kete
  • Tanushri Kumar
  • +41 anonymous sustainers

Sponsors

Corporate sponsors play a valuable role in ensuring Next City's sustainability. We're grateful to all our advertisers and partners.

  • 8 80 Cities
  • AE Home Group
  • Agritecture
  • American Planning Association
  • Campus Philly
  • Cartegraph
  • Central Park Conservancy
  • Cities of Service
  • City Parks Alliance
  • Coalesce
  • Drexel University’s Lindy Center for Civic Engagement
  • Emerson College
  • Georgetown University
  • Island Press
  • The J.M. Kaplan Fund
  • Lincoln Land Institute
  • Meeting of the Minds
  • National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA)
  • National Trust for Historic Preservation
  • NeighborWorks America
  • The New School
  • New York City Economic Development Corporation
  • Project for Public Spaces
  • Rail~Volution
  • Sightline Institute
  • Region Nine Housing Corporation
  • Rising Tide Capital
  • Rutgers University
  • School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • The University of Chicago Press
  • University of Florida
  • Urban Footprint
  • Urban Land Institute

Financial Disclosure

Download Next City's Form 990s (Return of Organization Exempt From Income Tax) from recent years.

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