Ways to support VLA

No gift is too big or too small. Donations of $25, $50, or $100 today really can make a difference tomorrow. All donations are tax deductible to the extent allowable by law. Your personal contribution to VLA will help us continue and expand our services:

  • Legal services to low-income artists
  • Legal services to arts nonprofit organizations
  • Educational programming
  • Scholarship programs for artists
  • Outreach programming
  • Maintain lower fees for legal services and educational programs

Organizing a fundraiser?

Whether you are coordinating a lecture, party, or concert, donating the proceeds to VLA is simple and guarantees the continuation of our services to the arts community. If you plan to support us with a fundraiser, please contact Kathryn E. Wagner, Esq., registrations@vlany.org.

CONTACT: 212.319.2787, ext.1

MEMBERSHIP PACKAGES

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Artist and Arts Organization Membership

Membership for artists and non-profit or for-profit arts organizations. Find out more about the levels and benefits of membership.

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Institutional Membership

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Supporters

Our sincerest thanks to all our supporters. VLA is a nonprofit legal service organization supported in part with public funds, by state agencies, and through generous gifts from all our wonderful supporters.

Institutional  Members*

Benefactor Level

  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • Davis & Gilbert LLP
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
  • Home Box Office, Inc.
  • Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP
  • Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Shearman & Sterling LLP
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

*FY19

Sustainer Level

  • Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Haynes and Boone, LLP
  • Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • Leichtman Law PLLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • Shapiro Arato Bach LLP
  • Troutman Sanders LLP
  • Viacom Inc.
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • Withers Bergman LLP

Foundation, Government, and Corporate Support

  • Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, Inc.
  • Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
  • Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
  • Lowenstein Sandler LLP
  • NBCUniversal Media, LLC
  • The BNY Mellon Foundation
  • The Lucille Lortel Foundation, Inc.
  • The National Endowment for the Arts
  • The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs
  • The Reed Foundation, Inc.
  • The Shubert Foundation, Inc.
  • The United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • The Venable Foundation

50th Anniversary Gala Supporters

Founding Sponsor

  • Proskauer Rose LLP

50th Gold

  • Axinn, Veltrop & Harkrider LLP
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Gold

  • Anonymous
  • Boies Schiller Flexner LLP
  • Jenner & Block LLP
  • News Corp

Silver

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • Endeavor
  • Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • Walden Macht & Haran LLP
  • Winston & Strawn LLP

Bronze

  • Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
  • Allen & Company LLC
  • Baker & McKenzie LLP
  • Benesch
  • Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
  • Consilio
  • Davis & Gilbert LLP
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • Dechert LLP
  • Dentons US LLP
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Ernst & Young LLP
  • Greenberg Traurig, LLP
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Home Box Office, Inc.
  • Leichtman Law PLLC
  • Loeb & Loeb LLP
  • Mintz & Gold LLP
  • Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • NBCUniversal Media, LLC
  • Perkins Coie LLP
  • Shapiro Arato Bach LLP
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
  • Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Contributors

  • Adria G. Kaplan
  • Agnes Gund
  • Allan G. Sperling
  • Andrew Spurchise
  • Anonymous
  • Arnold & Porter
  • Ballard Spahr LLP
  • Berger Legal LLC
  • Cliff Gilbert-Lurie
  • Deirdre M. McDonald
  • Deloitte
  • Edward Copeland
  • Eric & Lori Friedman
  • Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP
  • Gary H. Glaser
  • H5
  • Herrick Feinstein LLP
  • Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
  • I. Fred Koenigsberg
  • Joseph Tedeschi
  • June M. Besek
  • Kinsella Weitzman Iser Kump & Aldisert LLP
  • KP Public Affairs
  • Melissa Golstein
  • Michael Goldstein
  • Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones LLP
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • Peter Stern
  • Richard and Maryam Alsop
  • Thompson Hine LLP
  • Venchi
  • Viv Eisenberg