The LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust has generously provided leadership support for The Public Theater for over two decades. LuEsther T. Mertz served as a trustee for nineteen years.
Abrams Foundation The Achelis and Bodman Foundation Alphadyne Foundation American Express Company Arison Arts Foundation Bloomberg Philanthropies The Charles & Lucille King Family Foundation Charles Hayden Foundation Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. The New York Community Trust - The George T. Delacorte Fund for Performance at the Delacorte Theater in Central Park The George T. Delacorte Fund for Maintenance The Gladys Krieble Delmas Foundation Doris Duke Charitable Foundation The Ruth Easton Fund of the Edelstein Family Foundation Edgerton Foundation The Robert and Mercedes Eichholz Foundation Endeavor Foundation The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. Ford Foundation The Fan Fox & Leslie R. Samuels Foundation, Inc. Howard Gilman Foundation Herman Goldman Foundation Gray Foundation The Marc Haas Foundation The DuBose & Dorothy Heyward Memorial Fund Jerome Foundation Jerome L. Greene Foundation Laurents / Hatcher Foundation The Philip and Janice Levin Foundation Leon Levy Foundation Frederick Loewe Foundation Marquit-Grieser Fund McKnight Foundation The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation MetLife Foundation New England Foundation for the Arts The Jerome A. & Estelle R. Newman Assistance Fund Stavros Niarchos Foundation One World Fund Open Society Foundations Jerome Robbins Foundation The David Rockefeller Fund Select Equity Group, Inc. The SHS Foundation The Shubert Foundation Bernard & Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust The Seth Sprague Educational & Charitable Foundation The Harold and Mimi Steinberg Charitable Trust Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund Virginia B. Toulmin Foundation The Tow Foundation The Walt Disney Company Irene Worth Fund for Young Artists Zegar Family Foundation