Sponsors and Funders

Thank You To Our 2022 Annual Sponsors

The Art Effect exists with the generous support of our partners, employee contributions, community business sponsorships, grants and individual supporters. Help close the opportunity gap, become a sponsor today!
Sponsorship gives your organization high-visibility with families, business leaders, community members, and local politicians who are a part of The Art Effect community.



Rhinebeck Bank Sponsor
Drake Creative



Ulster Savings Bank

Karen and Neville Smythe

Prime Print Shop

Vassar College


Arnoff Moving & Storage

Marist College


Chen Management Group, Inc. DBA Dunkin’

Our Funders

Funders are vital to deepening our impact in the community and supporting youth across the Hudson Valley. We are incredibly grateful for the individuals, corporations, foundations, and government agencies who provide invaluable support to The Art Effect. With their support, we are able to offer high-quality programming, transforming lives through the arts. Thank you!

Thank you for past & continued support:

Arts Mid-Hudson
Dutchess Responds Fund/ Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Leslie C. and Irene G. Roe Fund/ Community Foundations of the Hudson Valley
Dutchess County Planning and Development
Dutchess County Workforce Investment Board
The Dyson Foundation
Heckscher Foundation for Children
Henry L. Kimelman Family Foundation
Jane W. Nuhn Charitable Trust
National Endowment for the Arts
New York State Council on the Arts
The City of Poughkeepsie 
The Cowles Charitable Trust
Dutchess County Department of Community and Family Services
United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region

A full list of supporters can be found in our Annual Report.