A sampling of The Samaritans of New York’s funders include the following businesses, foundations and individual donors. Every donor’s support is greatly appreciated and has a significant impact on our ability to help people affected by mental illness and suicide. For this we thank you.

American Red Cross

Appleman Foundation

Cantor Fitzgerald

Comey-Fitzgerald Family Foundation

Essence Magazine


J.A.M Foundation for Life (The Johnny and Mikey Katsimatides Foundation for Life)

Johnson & Johnson

Lawrence M. Gelb Foundation

New York Community Trust

The Bank of New York

The Jordan Sprague Life Shines Fund

The Sterling Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund

Tin Man Foundation

van Ameringen Foundation

New York City Department of Health & Mental Hygiene

New York State Office of Mental Health

New York City Council Members and Council Speaker Christine C. Quinn


Below is a sampling of The Samaritans of New York’s in-kind donors, whose heartfelt and generous contributions help support our 24-hour hotline, volunteer recruitment and volunteer training programs, hotline advertising, community outreach, support groups for survivors of suicide loss, and public education programs.

New York Daily News

Time Warner Cable

Google, Inc.

Celebrity Vision Digital Billboard Network

Phear Creative

ZS Associates

NYU Medical School

Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Christ & St. Stephen’s Church

The Village Voice

Crystal Light

sophie appel design

WBLS-FM (107.5)

WLTW (106.7 Lite FM)

WQXR-FM (96.3)