We recognize that our success comes from collaborating within a large network of diverse organizations and people.

Our artists, culture bearers, staff and patrons extend their sincere appreciation to the following charitable foundations whose support empowers us with greater connectivity and community engagement as well as the education and tools to generate success.

Special thanks to our founding funder, The Ford Foundation.

The Bockley Brothers Family Fund
Community Foundation for Southwest Washington
Hawaii Community Foundation
Henk and Akemi Rogers Ohana Foundation
H.B. Henson Fund
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Himan Brown Charitable Trust
Humanities Washington
James F. and Marion L. Miller Foundation
Kalliopeia Foundation
Leon Polk Smith Foundation
Meyer Memorial Trust
M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Minneapolis Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

National Philanthropic Trust
New York Community Trust
Richard C. and Susan B. Ernst Foundation
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts
The California Endowment
The Collins Foundation
The Ford Family Foundation
The Jackson Foundation
The PGE Foundation
The Second Sister Foundation
The TomKat Fund of the San Francisco Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
The Robert Rauschenberg Foundation

As a nonprofit organization, we invite Foundations to join us in conversation around how investing in Native arts and cultures impacts artists, communities, and the cultural wealth of our nation.