The Illumination Fund reflects my strong belief in the importance of expanding access and opportunity for all New Yorkers by supporting cross-cutting initiatives in areas from education and the arts, to healthy food and economic development, and beyond. Our Mission

Laurie M. Tisch

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Nicholas Kristof featured in Aspen Institute’s Conversations with Great Leaders

09.10.15 News | Event | Community | Grantee Updates

Pitkin Verde Farmers Market Grand Opening

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AIM: 35 Years

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Healthy Food and Community Change 1-year report

When we launched the Healthy Food & Community Change initiative in 2013, we committed to sharing what we and our grantees learn.  So, one year after the Initiative’s inception, we are pleased to report on the great progress made by our grantees. Read the full report linked below.

View the HFCC 1 Year Report