Foundation Support

Foundation Support

The American Library in Paris depends on the support of foundations, corporations and private donors for about half of its operating income. Such major gifts sustain special initiatives, such as the Distinguished Visiting Librarian program, and help to secure the Library’s endowment.

We are very grateful to the following foundations, which have provided support over the course of the Library’s 90 year history:

American Society of the French Legion of Honor
Amory Houghton Foundation
The Annenberg Foundation
Ann Cox Foundation
Aon Foundation
The Arthur Family Foundation
Arthur Loeb Foundation
Arthur Ross Foundation
The Carnegie Foundation
The Chasdrew Fund
Chase Manhattan Foundation
Clarence and Anne Dillon Dunwalke Trust
Clarence Westbury Foundation
The Dillon Fund
Dorothy Jordan Chadwick Fund
Eva Gebhard-Gourgaud Foundation
The Felix and Elizabeth Rohatyn Foundation
Fisher Fund
The Florence Gould Foundation
Forbes Foundation
The French American Charitable Trust (FACT)
Frances Gendlin Charitable Trust
Henry B. Plant Memorial Fund
The H. W. Willson Foundation
Irving Berlin Charitable Fund
Jim and Lynne Pasquarette Trust
JLM Benevolant Fund
John Mark Rudkin Charitable Foundation
The Knox Family Foundation
Maya Foundation
The Meek Foundation
The Merck Co. Foundation
The Mittlemann Foundation
The Mona Bismarck Foundation
The Pew Charitable Trusts
The Reginald F. Lewis Foundation
Rohatyn Foundation
Ruffner Foundation
S. Prentiss Bailey Fund
Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation
The Sarah Campbell Blaffer Foundation
Scaler Foundation
Search Foundation
Selgreen Foundation
The Starr Foundation
TSC Foundation
The Turock Family Foundation
Weinstein Trust
William and Sakurako Fisher Fund
The Woodward Charitable Foundation


If you know of a foundation whose objectives might coincide with those of the American Library in Paris, please contact Krista Faurie, Development Assistant at 01 53 59 13 10 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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