The Charles H. Revson Foundation operates grant programs in Urban Affairs, Jewish Life, Biomedical Research, and Education.
The Evening of the Holiday
by Shirley Hazzard
Wonder Women: Sex, Power, and the Quest for Perfection
by Debora L. Spar
Freedom's Daughters: The Unsung Heroines of the Civil Rights Movement from 1830 to 1970
by Lynne Olson
Like Dreamers: The Story of the Israeli Paratroopers Who Reunited Jerusalem and Divided a Nation
by Yossi Klein Halevi
The MaddAddam Trilogy
by Margaret Atwood
by Eleanor Catton
The New York Times' David Gonzalez Discusses the Libraries' Budget Challenges and Dysfunctional City Funding Process
October 28, 2013
Gonzalez visits the NYC Neighborhood Library Award-winning Sheepshead Bay Library, a branch that provides invaluable services to many immigrants in the neighborhood despite years of decreased city funding.
October 1, 2013
In this testimony before a City Council hearing, Revson's president, Julie Sandorf, makes a case for why the capital funding process for New York City's public libraries should be reformed.
Julie Sandorf in the New York Daily News: New York City lags far behind other cities in investing in its public libraries
September 26, 2013
It’s always easier for political candidates to seek credit for something new, but the best solution is to build on a system that has been proven to work, that New Yorkers already rely on and care deeply about — their libraries. If the mayoral hopefuls truly prioritize results, they should propose offering more support to our public library system.