Our donors make possible everything we do– from presenting open mic StorySLAMs and curated live storytelling shows, to producing the Peabody award-winning The Moth Radio Hour and our free weekly podcast, to The Moth Education Program, which extends storytelling opportunities to high school students and educators, to our Community Program which uncovers and elevates stories from adults who we haven’t heard in mainstream media before. 

Every gift helps us produce and share engaging, well-crafted stories that honor the diversity and commonality of human experience. When you support The Moth, you create a better world.

Many Thanks To Our Generous Funders

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The Moth Mainstage and The Moth Radio Hour are supported in part by an award from the National Endowment for the Arts, which believes that a great nation deserves great art.

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The Moth is proud to receive funding for its programs from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation.

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The Moth’s programs are supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.

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The Moth Mainstage is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

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We are delighted to welcome The Herzfeld Foundation as a 2016 sponsor.

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We are delighted to welcome USA Network as a 2016 sponsor.

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We are proud to receive funding from Amazon Literary Partnership for our Education Program.

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We are delighted to welcome Kate Spade as a 2016 sponsor.

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The Moth is grateful for the support of the Stavros Niarchos Foundation.

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