The following individuals, foundations, corporations and public agencies have each contributed a cumulative total of over $1 Million throughout Inner-City Arts’ history. The tremendous scope of their giving is matched only by their dedication to supporting the creative development of the children of Los Angeles.

AEG / Staples Foundation


The Ahmanson Foundation


The Annenberg Foundation


California Department of Parks and Recreation


Vera R. Campbell Foundation


The Walt Disney Company


Doug and Robin Hinchliffe


Glorya Kaufman Dance Foundation


Monica and Philip Rosenthal
and the Rosenthal Family Foundation


The Alissa and Michelle Tishler Memorial Fund


S. Mark Taper Foundation

"Our students are encouraged to explore and take risks. They learn to work with their strengths and limitations, and that mistakes are part of the creative process, merely road signs along a path of lifetime learning."

– Bob Bates , Co-Founder & Artistic Director, Inner-City Arts