About The Foundation

Founded by His Eminence, Francis Cardinal Spellman in 1946, to honor the memory of Alfred Emanuel Smith, New York's renowned Governor and patron of the "Little People", the Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation brings hope to the neediest children of the Archdiocese of New York, regardless of race, creed, or color.

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2013 Alfred E. Smith Memorial Foundation Grant Recipients

Cardinal McCloskey Services

Catholic Big Sisters and Big Brothers

Covenant House

Elizabeth Seton Pediatric Center

Fidelis Care

Good Counsel Homes

Good Shepherd Services

Hour Children

Incarnation Children's Center

Inner-City Scholarship Fund

Little Sisters of the Assumption

Pregnancy Care Center

San Miguel Academy of Newburgh

St. Dominic's Home

The Astor Home for Children

The Center for Discovery

The New York Foundling

Hurricane Sandy Relief Grant Recipients


The Archdiocese of New York

Cardinal McCloskey Services

Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of New York

Catholic Guardian Society and Home Bureau

City Harvest

Community FoodBank of New Jersey

The Diocese of Brooklyn

Good Shepherd Services

Grace Institute

Jewish Board of Family and Children's Services

Jewish Child Care Association of New York

Mission of the Immaculate Virgin

New York Foundling

The New York Times Neediest Cases Fund

Providence House

St. John's Residence for Boys

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Board of Directors

His Eminence, Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan, President
Archbishop of New York

Reverend Monsignor Lawrence M. Connaughton
Pastor, St. John Nepomucene

Mr. Peter C. Georgiopoulos
Founder and Chairman, General Maritime Corporation

James F. Gill, Esq.
Partner, Bryan Cave, LLP

Peter J. Johnson, Esq.
President, Leahey & Johnson, P.C.

Mr. Thomas M. Joyce
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Knight Capital Group, Inc.

Timothy J. Joyce, Esq.
Of Counsel, Bleakley Platt & Schmidt

Mr. Peter D. Kiernan, III
CEO of Kiernan Ventures

Mr. Stephen Lessing
Managing Director, Barclays Capital

Ms. Helen T. Lowe
Executive Director of Development, Archdiocese of New York

Mr. James P. MacGilvray
Chief Executive Officer, JP Mac, LLC

Mr. Howard P. Milstein
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of New York Private Bank & Trust and its operating bank, Emigrant Bank

Mr. Thomas J. Moran
Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Mutual of America Life Insurance Company

Reverend Monsignor Gregory A. Mustaciuolo
Chancellor, Archdiocese of New York

Mr. Christopher C. Quick
Retired Vice-Chairman of Global Wealth and Investment Management Bank of America

Mr. William C. Rudin
CEO and Vice Chairman, Rudin Management Company

Mr. Alfred E. Smith, IV

Ms. Nan M. Smith

His Excellency, The Most Reverend Gerald T. Walsh
Vicar General, Archdiocese of New York

Mr. Robert C. Wright
Former Chairman & CEO, NBC Universal and Vice Chairman, General Electric
Co-Founder and Chairman of Autism Speaks
Senior Advisor, Lee Equity Partners, LLC

Mr. John E. Zuccotti
Chairman, Brookfield Properties

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