The Juilliard School
The Juilliard School, founded in 1905, is a world leader in performing arts education. Juilliard’s mission is to provide the highest caliber of artistic education for gifted musicians, dancers, and actors from around the world, so that they may achieve their fullest potential as artists, leaders, and global citizens. Located at Lincoln Center in New York City, Juilliard offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in dance, drama, and music (classical, jazz, historical performance, andvocal arts).
The Garcia Family Foundation provides financial support to a Brazilian student attending The Juilliard School for school-related living expenses.
The School of American Ballet
SAB, located at New York City’s Lincoln Center, is today the premier ballet academy in the United States, training more students who go on to become professional dancers than any other school. The Garcia Family Foundation provides financial aid to SAB’s student body to ensure that all talented students are able to study at the School. The foundation also supports the Children’s Division financial aid program, including boys participating in the Tuition-Free Boys Program through its Studio Circle Membership.
East Side House Settlement
East Side House is a community-based organization in the South Bronx. It works with schools, community centers and other partners to bring quality education and resources to residents of the Bronx and Northern Manhattan. The Garcia Family Foundation supports the ongoing mission of the ESHS to enrich, supplement and enhance the New York City Education system and place Post-Secondary options within reach of students.
NY Common Pantry
New York Common Pantry works toward the reduction of hunger and food insecurity through an array of programs that function to establish long-term independence for those it serves. The Garcia Family Foundation supports NYCP through the Fill the Bag Benefit.
The Central Park Conservancy
Today Central Park has never been more beautiful or better managed in the Park’s 156-year history, and the Conservancy is proud to be the leader of the Park’s longest period of sustained health and beauty. The Garcia Family Foundation supports the Conservators Program to ensure that Central Park continues to evolve in order to meet the increasing demands placed upon the the Park by its 42 million visitors