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 614 people donating $2,838 per month.

  • William Doelle
  • Jami Smith
  • Donna Olds White
  • janet smith
  • Theresa Chalich
  • Paul Ahrens
  • April Mahajan
  • Bonnie Nesbitt
  • Josh Lerner
  • Collin Evenson
  • Carol A Jackson
  • Mary Augustine
  • Amber Jones
  • Roger Keil
  • Peg Laramee
  • Tracy Shimek
  • Barbara Van Kerkhove
  • Mary Howard
  • David Crain
  • jones tony
  • Laura Woltanski
  • Dan Baisden
  • Rosalind Williams
  • Victor Willis
  • Jennifer Johnson
  • Bridget Childs
  • Yvonne Long
  • Bernestine Singley
  • Kelsey Oesmann
  • Lilith Winkler-Schor
  • Rolf Pendall
  • Elsie B Garfield
  • John Cheek
  • Lynn Ross
  • Kathryn Moody-Arndt
  • Cary Moon
  • Jess Zimbabwe
  • David Smiley
  • Andie Wyatt
  • Danny Yadegar
  • R. Denise Everson
  • Melissa Jones
  • Michael Holzheimer
  • Trinity Simons
  • Chip .
  • Rachel Lee
  • Leslie Schneider
  • Mary Greczyn
  • kdidech
  • Michael Brennan
  • Michele Langenberg
  • Andy Cook
  • John Dornoff
  • Jeffrey Doshna
  • Elle Perrault
  • Gillian Haley
  • Joseph Livewell
  • Gita Nandan
  • Yvette Jordan
  • Ken Stram
  • Bridge Rauch
  • Patricia Rattray
  • Sarah Crosley
  • Lonny Stern
  • John Mackowiak
  • Edward Shikada
  • Mona Jenkins
  • Laura Mo
  • Lillian G Smith
  • Mark Squire
  • Heidi Reijm
  • Lane Fury
  • Thomas Jackson
  • Lucas Grindley
  • Jaime Fearer
  • Nicholas L Mulligan
  • Sarah Levy
  • Casius Pealer
  • Michael A Terrazas
  • Scape Martinez
  • Liz
  • Joseph Fulmore
  • Rebecca Murphy
  • Tanushri Kumar
  • Deirdre Visser
  • Eli Pousson
  • Scape Martinez
  • Christian Guadalupe
  • waltmcree
  • Allison Fultz
  • Douglas Stewart
  • Polli Schildge
  • Christian Willauer
  • Dan Curry
  • Johnnie Owens
  • Steve Baker
  • Benjamin Carlson
  • Nicholas Montgomery
  • Kendra Chan
  • Hannah Sorkin
  • Claudia Newell
  • Tony Mainardi
  • Keryna Johnson
  • Jessica Payne
  • Marvin Rocha
  • Leticia Colnago
  • James Segedy
  • Alida Bogr├ín-Acosta
  • Leslie Lewis
  • Laura Wolf-Powers
  • Craig Brookins
  • Nancy Kete
  • Stella Shinn
  • Matthew Harada
  • Joanne Adams
  • Allison ONeill
  • Michael Barba and Mary Chalich
  • Eric Kornacki
  • Michael Pyatok
  • Lilly Wilson
  • Katy Stanton
  • Jodie Harris
  • Mike Gelin
  • Mallory Baches
  • Jean A Bonander
  • Donna Hunter
  • Carol Rhea
  • +44 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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