IRS form 990Major Donors to The ASCAP Foundation

To fulfill our mission, The ASCAP Foundation relies on contributions and bequests from ASCAP members, the general public, and grants from other foundations. Major contributors to The ASCAP Foundation in 2015 include:

Harold Adamson Estate

Mrs. Robert Allen

The Herb Alpert Foundation

Judy Hart Angelo

The Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.


Mary Ellin Barrett

Alan & Marilyn Bergman

BMG Chrysalis

James Brockman Estate

Mrs. Lee V. Bufalini

Irving Burgie

Irving Caesar Estate

Tita Cahn in memory of Sammy Cahn

The Cain Foundation

Desmond Child

Alf H. Clausen

John P. Cosgrove

Eunice David

Charles Gates Dawes Estate

Mitchell B. DeGroot Jr. Trust

Jamie deRoy

Dreamworks Animation LLC

Exploring the Arts, Inc

Thomas Fowler Charitable Remainder Trust

Friars National Association Foundation

Ira and Leonore Gershwin Trusts Philanthropic Fund

Gibson Foundation, Inc.

Jerry Herman

Winnie Holzman and Paul Dooley

Bart Howard Estate

Raymond Hubbell Musical Scholarship Fund at The Miami Foundation

Susan Jane Hut in memory of Leo Kaplan

Molly Hyman

Jonico Music Inc.

Theodore N. Kaplan

Robert N. Kaplan

Alice Kim

The Jerome Leiber Charitable Foundation

The John and Barbara LoFrumento Family Foundation

Edward & Amelia Madden Estate

Ogniana Masser in loving memory of Michael Masser

Elizabeth Matthews in honor of John LoFrumento

Joseph & Rosalie Meyer Estate

Mizzy Jonas Family Foundation

Nathan Associates Inc.

National Music Publishers Association

The Nelson Trust

Jack & Amy Norworth Estate

Joan O'Brien in memory of Steve & Audrey Nelson

The Cole Porter Musical & Literary Property Trusts

John Powell & Melinda Lerner

Frank Proto

The Joe Raposo Music Group & Pat Collins in memory of Joe Raposo

Richard & Dana Reimer

James Royce Shannon Estate aka James Stanley Royce

Shapiro, Bernstein & Co.

Alex Shapiro

Valerie Simpson in memory of Nick Ashford

Larry Stock Estate

Mike and Corky Hale Stoller Foundation

Albert and Barbara Trace Estate

Warren and Jâlé Trepp Family Fund at Parasol Tahoe Community Foundation

Paul and Mariana Williams

Lucille and Jack Yellen Foundation

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