Mission Statement

The Hite Foundation is committed to two distinct areas: Supporting individuals nationally and internationally whose intellectual work and rights need protection and a voice, and supporting institutions that are a vital part of New York’s culture. The Foundation awards grants in the areas of music, arts and education.

About the Foundation

The Hite Foundation focuses on giving back to society by supporting institutions and individuals whose work may not survive without its help. Mr. Hite, and his wife Sharon, are committed to supporting; the intellectual endeavors of scholars in need, raising awareness of women’s issues globally, and preserving New York City’s cultural institutions.

The Foundation considers proposals by invitation only.

For more information, please contact Arlene Ward by e-mail at [email protected]