Support Us

The New York Genome Center has come so far so quickly because of visionary philanthropic support. Since 2010, our donors have provided much of the critical funding to secure NYGC’s evolution from an idea to a state-of-the-art genomic facility. Supporters contribute toward a better understanding of disease and the goal of improved patient care.

For more information or to make a contribution, please contact:


Kathleen McGovern Kearns
Vice President, Development & Communications
646-977-7026 or

The New York Genome Center is an IRS-designated 501(c)(3) charity with tax ID number 80-0631734.

Our Supporters

AE Family Foundation
The ALS Association
ALS Ride for Life
American Association for the Advancement of Science
American Lung Association
Bloomberg Philanthropies
Brain & Behavior Research Foundation
Bright Funds Foundation
Megan and Bob Burbridge
Cancer Research Institute
The Carson Family Charitable Trust
Eli Casdin
Lisa and Dick Cashin
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative DAF/Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Robert and Jennifer Darnell
Anthony J. and Christie B. de Nicola
Bucky Dent/Embraced by Love
Nicholas Donofrio
Stanley and Fiona Druckenmiller
Andra and John B. Ehrenkranz
Roger W. and Carol B. Einiger Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund
Barbara and Burton Einspruch Philanthropic Fund of the Dallas Jewish Community Foundation
Empire State Development Corporation
John Erwin
Judith and Anthony Evnin
Gerald J. & Dorothy R. Friedman New York Foundation for Medical Research, Inc.
Eugene and Emily Grant Family Foundation
Bill Harvey
John P. Havens
Peter H. and Louise Havens
Andria and Paul Heafy
The Hearst Foundations
Hereditary Disease Foundation
Hope Funds for Cancer Research
Ani C. Hovanessian
International Foundation for Optic Nerve Disease
Charles Janeway
Weslie R. Janeway
Paul Tudor Jones
JSRM Foundation
Ruth Ellen Kaplan
The Sidney Kimmel Foundation
Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Foundation
Elaine and Ken Langone
Christy and John Mack Foundation
The Mark Foundation for Cancer Research
Melanoma Research Alliance
Robert B. Millard
National Breast Cancer Coalition
The New York Community Trust
The New York Community Trust – Pyewacket Fund
Dorothy Oertel-Albright
Partnership Fund for New York City
Project ALS
Frank E. Richardson
David Rockefeller
Donna and Benjamin Rosen
The Sackler Trust
Arthur and Rebecca Samberg
Gleniss Smith Schonholz
Schwab Charitable Trust
Phyllis and Ivan Seidenberg
The Honorable Colleen McMahon and Frank V. Sica
Simons Foundation
Steven D. Singer
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
The Sohn Conference Foundation
The Speyer Family Foundation, Inc.
The Starr Foundation
Sandra and Anthony Tamer
Target ALS
Three Little Pigs Foundation (William E. Ford)
The Tow Foundation
Chris Townsend
Sue and Edgar Wachenheim III Foundation
Lulu C. Wang
Warburg Pincus LLC
Brian F. Wruble
Mortimer B. Zuckerman Family Fund