Rent, Rights, and Repairs

Public Access Design

Rent, Rights, and Repairs

What is Zoning?

Envisioning Development

What is Zoning?

Rent Regulation Rights

Making Policy Public

Rent Regulation Rights

What Is Affordable Housing?

Envisioning Development

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Public Access Design

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Block Party

City Studies

Block Party

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CUP’s work is largely supported by the generous donations of individuals and foundations that care about the city and how it works. Every donation, from $5 to $50,000 helps us to keep producing the high-quality projects you have come to expect from CUP.

If you would like to support our work, donate now through the secure donation form below:

CUP is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. All cash and in-kind contributions to CUP are tax-deductible and fully support our educational programming.

You can also mail your tax-exempt contributions to:
CUP 
232 Third Street #D201 
Brooklyn, NY 11215

Current Supporters

CUP’s programs are made possible in part with public funds from:
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council
  • Council Member Julissa Ferreras
  • Council Member Brad Lander
  • Council Member Stephen Levin
  • Council Member Melissa Mark-Viverito
  • Council Member Carlos Menchaca
  • Council Member Antonio Reynoso
CUP is also supported by the generosity of:
  • Nathan Cummings Foundation
  • Surdna Foundation
  • Deutsche Bank
  • David Rockefeller Fund
  • Lily Auchincloss Foundation
  • Scherman Foundation
  • Mertz Gilmore Foundation
  • Graham Foundation for Advanced Studies in the Fine Arts
  • North Star Fund
  • Sappi Ideas that Matter
  • Robert Rauschenberg Foundation
  • Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund
  • New York Foundation
  • James Conlon Fund

Thank you!

CUP is extremely grateful to the following donors who supported our work in 2014.

Sustainers

Adobe Typekit, BRP Development Companies, Contact Fund, Deborah Berke Partners, Deutsche Bank, Enterprise Community Partners, Lisa & Neil Falcone, The Freedman Family, Jonathan Garnaas-Holmes, H3 Hardy Collaboration Architecture, Laura Hansen & Jim Stubbs, Paul Hinton & Andrea Phillips, Hirschen Singer & Epstein LLP, Leslie Kogod & Laurie Goldberger, Stuart Kogod, M&T Charitable Foundation, Makeshift Society, David Smiley & Lauren Kogod, Thread Collective, Irina Verona & Guido Hartray, Carol & Mark Willis, Work-Order

Supporters

Keira Alexandra, Architecture Research Office, Artimus Construction, BKSK Architects, Daniel Berler, Bernheimer Architecture, Matt Bockelman & Christine Coletta, Bone/Levine Architects, Cycle Cities, Sarah Dadush, James Dart & David Parker, Katie Dixon, Lee Doyle, Edelman Sultan Knox Wood Architects LLP, Belmont Freeman, Group Gordon, Julie Hertzog & Gabrielle Esperdy, Tim & Liz Howell, Hudson Companies, Interboro Partners, Aaron Koffman, Eric S. Lee, Jeff Maki, Annie Marks & Josh Roberts, Thomas L. McMahon, Marc Norman & Jonathan Massey, OMNI Architects, Damon Rich, Rogers Partners, Stacey Sutton & Keedra Gibba, TLM Associates LLC, Two Bridges Neighborhood Council, Claire Weisz/WXY Architecture + Urban Design, Willy Wong, Tracy & Zachary Wydra, Diana Yao, Asaf Yogev & Pawel Tkaczuk

Contributors

Edward Bacal, Martin Dunn & Rachel Fine, Miriam Greenberg, HR&A Advisors, Anisa Keith, Jeremy Robinson Leon, Joe Levine, Ronald Link, M. C. O’Brien, John Mangin, Jane McGroarty, Tracy Metz, Michael Parent, Nina Rappaport, David Reeves, Nelson & Sherrie Rich given in honor of our son Damon Rich, Ron Shiffman, Victoria Shire, Ken Shulman, Juliette Spertus, Margaret Sullivan, Bruce & Kathi Torrey, Westerman Construction, Anonymous (1)

Friends

Katherine Aaron, Alexis Agathocleous & Neil Meyer, Beth & Mike Anderson, Jason Anderson, Alan & Judith Appelbaum, Lynn Appelbaum, Mercedes Armillas, Hunter Armstrong, Sarah Bendit, Adam Blumenkrantz, Katerli Bounds, Philippa Brashear, Sarah Brennan, Megan Bullock, Matt Burgermaster, Dan Campo, DK Carstarphen, Sarah Charlop-Powers, Anita Cooney, Jeffrey Chusid, Suzanne Dance, dlandstudio, Neil Donnelly, Kristina Drury, Sara Durkacs, Stevie Fahmie, Teresa Faidley & Peter Shire, Ariel Fausto, Fitzgerald & Halliday, Leah Flax, Sean Flynn & Claire Steichen, Rosalie Genevro, Owen Gutfreund, Janiece & Tony Haftel, Michael Heimbinder & Daisy Deomampo, Hester Street Collaborative, Cary Hirschstein, Michael Holleran & Judith Sanders, J. Ottman Consulting, Karrie Jacobs, Marc & Jean Jahr, James Czajka Architect, Chris Junkin, Charlotte Kahn, Olympia Kazi, Tamar Kisilevitz, John Krauss, Carol & Robert Krinsky, Kaja Kuhl, Kristin LaBuz, Dorothy Le, Mindy Leiterman, Meret Lenzlinger, Hester Lyons,  Jessica Lyons, Tamara Maletic, Faizah Malik & Zaahir Syed, Heather Jane McCormick, Andrew McNamara, Leigh Mignogna, Rachel Miller, Lize Mogel, John & Barbara Muir, Eddie Nelms, Sherry Ng, Larisa Ortiz, Paul Parkhill, Barbara Pascale, Denise Person, Johanna Pesso, Amber Randolph, Ruth Rich, Lourdes Rivera, Martha Rosler, Kate Rubin, Mary Sack, Anne Savarese & Louise Quayle, Susanne Schindler, Mr. & Mrs. Schoaib, Mary Serafy, Leona Shapiro, Catherine Shin, Andrew Sloat, Kara Stern & Laurie Rubel, Joel Stillman, Tim Tompkins, Kenneth Torrey, Lindsay Torrey, Rebecca Torrey, Shin-pei Tsay, Shawn Watts, Ben & Lee Wellington, Lynnette Widder, Dan Wiley, John Willoughby, Mabel Wilson, Karen Wolny, Anonymous (4)

Fans

Daniel Abramson, Gabriella Amabile, Clara Amenyo, Nicholas Anderson, Jason Babbie, Kierin Baldwin, Simeon Bankoff, Thomas Bassett, Lauren Belfer, Janna Berke, Emma Boast in honor of Ian O’Reilly Hare, Jonathan Bogarin, Elaine Braithwaite, Nancy Brooks, Megan Canning, Noah Budnick, Nupur Chaudhury, Amy Chester, Wyatt Cmar, Charlotte Cohen, COOKFOX Architects, Glen Cummings, Annie Decker, Peter Desrochers, Christian Desrosiers, Michael DiBenedetto, Pema Domingo-Barker, Laurel Donaldson, Janine Dorsett, Theresa & Serge Esperdy, Janet & Mark Fastabend, Catherine Fennell, Chantal Fischzang, Nick Fraccaro, Sandi Franklin, Neil Freeman, Dave Frisco, Andrea Gadberry, Jennifer Gardner, Jessica Garz, Benjamin Gerdes, Mark Ginsberg, Alex Goldmark, Jack Gonchor, Liz Greenstein, Michael Grote, Sharon Haar, Lindsay Haddix, Andrea Henderson, Naomi Hersson-Ringskog, Sam Holleran, Kemi Ilesanmi, Sam Johnson, Leora Jontef, Alexa Kasdan, Tara Kelly, Andrew Kennedy, Drew Kiriazides, Prem Krishnamurthy, Karen Kubey, Matthew Lasner, Stephanie Lazarus, Katie Lorah, Noah Leff, Josh Lerner, Laura MacNeil, Michael Marrella, Moshe McKie-Krisberg, Greg Mihalko, Karen Miller, Manuel Miranda, Adolfo Mogilevich, Mariana Mogilevich, Charles Monaco, Renda Morton, Sina Najafi, Michael O’Loughlin, Jen Orme, Richard Plunz, Susan Poliwka, Adolfo Profumo, Hatuey Ramos-Fermin, Christopher Rhie, Quilian Riano, Erin Routson, Haley Rubinson, Deborah Sanders, Camilla Schaulson, Alice Shay, Cassim Shepard, Varick Shute, Dani Simons, Karin Sommer, Michael Spear, Julie Stein, Jonah Stern, Celina Su, John Swanson, Bryan Sykora, Lacey Tauber, Arti Trehan, Jennifer Trepinski, Joshua Treuhaft, Lawrence Vale, Mariel Villere, Leonard & Deborah Vines in honor of Damon Rich, Aimee VonBokel, Michael Wadman, Margarette Wasow, Jaime Weisberg, Ansley Whipple, Cali Williams, Sarah Williams, Jess Zimbabwe, Sharon Zukin, Anonymous (2)


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