Our advocacy would not be possible without the support of the individual and institutional supporters who share our vision of community access to public land. Thanks to their monetary and in-kind donations, we have made a remarkable impact in a remarkably short period of time.

Smiling Hogshead Ranch, Long Island City (photo copyright Murray Cox)

You make our work possible:

NYC City Council Members Brad Lander, Stephen Levin, Robert Cornegy and Antonio Reynoso

The Awesome Foundation (NYC chapter)

Citizens Committee for New York City

Clif Bar Family Foundation

The Durst Organization

The Goldhirsh Foundation LA2050 competition (supporting LA Open Acres)

John S. and James L. Knight Foundation Prototype Fund (supporting Living Lots®)

Nextdoorganics’ Local Food Fund

The New York Community Trust

NYC Venture Philanthropy Fund

Norcross Wildlife Foundation


Small Planet Fund


Sunlight Foundation (funding Living Lots NYC)

Contributors to ALL CITY ACRES and 596 Acres of Vacant Public Land on IOBY

Everyone who supported our 2012 People Working Our Land Together benefit, our 2014 Mapping Matters gala fundraiser and our winter 2015 Sprint to the Solstice.

596 Acres Annual Reports

Add your name to our complete supporter list in our next annual report by supporting us today.

2016 Annual Report (design by Alexander McSwain).

596 Acres 2015 Annual Report (2015, design by Josh Bisker).

596 Acres 2014 Annual Report (2014, design by Partner & Partners).

596 Acres 2011-2012 Recap  (December 2012, design by Julia Samuels).


596 Acres is a Partner Project of the Fund for the City of New York.

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