Funding Partners

CDI thanks our funding partners who make our life-changing programs for students and alumni possible.


  • The A to Z Impact Foundation
  • The Achelis & Bodman Foundation
  • The Jeffrey H. and Shari L. Aronson Family Foundation
  • Morton K. & Jane Blaustein Foundation
  • Booth Ferris Foundation
  • The Bulova Stetson Fund
  • Charina Endowment Fund
  • The Clark Foundation
  • The Frances L. & Edwin L. Cummings Memorial Fund
  • George Link, Jr. Foundation
  • JobsFirstNYC
  • Lone Pine Foundation
  • McKeen Fund
  • The Ambrose Monell Foundation
  • The Carroll and Milton Petrie Foundation
  • The PVH Foundation
  • Research Foundation of The City University of New York
  • Robin Hood Foundation
  • Rockefeller Foundation Matching Gifts
  • Satter Foundation
  • The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund
  • Tiger Foundation


  • New York City Department of Education – 21st Century Community Learning Centers
  • New York City Department of Education – Learning to Work
  • Department of Youth & Community Development – Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act
  • Human Resources Administration – Immigrant Opportunities Initiative