City Journal is a publication of the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research (MI), a leading think tank. Its readership spans from coast to coast, with leading outlets and public officials looking to the magazine as a regular source of policy guidance.

Since urban policy encompasses almost all domestic policy questions, as well as the largest issues of our culture and society, the magazine views its canvas as very broad indeed.

Contributing editors to City Journal include Heather Mac DonaldTheodore DalrympleVictor Davis HansonNicole GelinasJohn Tierney, Christopher Rufo, and others.

Are you interested in supporting the magazine and its contributors? As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, donations in support of MI and City Journal are fully tax-deductible as provided by law (EIN #13-2912529). With your support, we will remain the much-needed source of hard-headed practicality and cutting-edge theory in the world of journalism and beyond. To give now, please review the donation levels below or give an amount of your choosing.

To request an information packet about MI, or if you have questions about how to support us, contact:

Other Ways to Give

Donate by mail

Please download the printer-friendly form and mail to:

Development Office
Manhattan Institute for Policy Research
52 Vanderbilt Avenue,
New York, N.Y. 10017


Donate by phone

Please call 212-599-7000 and ask to be connected to the sponsorship office.


Donate by stock or wire transfer

For information on making a wire transfer to the Manhattan Institute, please contact Andrew Law, Director of Development, by e-mail: For information on making a tax-deductible gift of appreciated stock to the Manhattan Institute, please click here.


Planned giving

Please consider making a planned gift to the Manhattan Institute. Such gifts can include bequests by will or living trust, charitable trusts, a designation in a retirement plan, charitable gift annuities or a designation in a life insurance policy. For more information, please download this printer-friendly information sheet or contact the Manhattan Institute Sponsorship Office at 212-599-7000.


Refer a friend

If you would like to refer a friend to the Manhattan Institute, please feel free to e-mail his/her name and contact information to the Development Office at We would be happy to send him/her general information about the Institute and also have him/her attend one of our upcoming events as our guest.


Through your IRA

If you have any questions about IRA-related gifts or would like more information, please call the Manhattan Institute’s Sponsorship Office at 212-599-7000.


Matching Gift

Many employers agree to match the personal charitable donations of their employees with an equal or greater corporate contribution. Please inquire at your place of business if this is possible. The Manhattan Institute Sponsorship Office will work with you to get the proper authorization.


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With your support, MI will remain a source of fresh, market-oriented ideas that guide policymakers and inform the public debate about how Americans can best achieve healthier, more productive, and more fulfilling lives. Our senior fellows are key participants in the most crucial policy arenas at the local, state, and national levels. To give now, please review the sponsorship levels or donate an amount of your choosing.


Manhattan Institute is a qualified 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions to MI are tax-deductible. EIN #13-2912529. State Registration Disclosures