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The Vic Skolnick Life of Our Cinema Campaign is our annual appeal for fully tax-deductible donations that help us to deliver our mission, this year, and for years to come.

Please give today.

Click the link above to make your contribution today, or download this form and mail it to:

Cinema Arts Centre
423 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743


The idea of expression and communication and understanding other cultures, those are all the values that make good, kind people. And I think that’s all we can hope to engender in this world.

Alan Cumming

The Cinema Arts Centre is a 501(c)3 not-for profit organization.  The mission of the Cinema Arts Centre is to bring the best in cinematic artistry to Long Island, and use the power of film to expand the awareness and consciousness of our community.  

We make a difference in our community by:

  • Using the power of film to create empathy in a world where empathy is greatly needed
  • Providing a venue for conversations and connections, serving as a true community center and what many of our members call their “home away from home”
  • Generating approximately $7,000,000 in spending in our local economy through our role as an employer and our ability to attract visitors to our area
  • Educating and mobilizing on important issues that are relevant to our members and patrons

Stock Transfer

Please download the Stock Transfer Form, and follow the instructions to formalize and execute your charitable gift, and please be sure to mail or email the completed information to the contact provided on the form.

Thanks to our generous donors:

Cinema Founders’ Society

The Cinema Founder’s Society recognizes members and donors whose lifetime giving exceeds $100,000 and/or whose generous history of contributions to the Cinema Arts Centre have been transformative.

Emily T. Allen, Linda P. Allen & F. Towne Allen Charitable Gift Fund, Sol & Mimi Berg, Brad & Katherine Borax, Janice & Tom Nepsee, New York State Council on the Arts, Ursula & Bill Niarakis-Marion O. & Maximilian E. Hoffman Foundation, Andrew & Julie Nittoli, Stuart & Ginger Polisner, Rochelle & Steve* Rubin – Alpern Family Foundation, Barton & Jane Shallat, Suffolk County, Peter & Dori Tilles

Thanks to our Members & Donors

The Cinema Arts Centre is grateful for all of its members & donors. Here we recognize all current members at the Director Level or above & those whose gifts totaled more than $1,000 since January 1, 2022.

Cinema Philanthropists, those with combined giving of $10,000 and above

Emily T. Allen, Linda P. Allen & F. Towne Allen Charitable Gift Fund, Brad & Katherine Borax, Martin* & Laurie Butera, Butera’s Restaurants, In Memory of Sheldon Fertig, Cosmo H. Guarriello and Lissa V. De Angelis, John & Amy Lomele – Amy’s of Huntington, Long Island Community Foundation, Karen Mitchell & Michael and Jenna Bellew, National Endowment for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, Andrew & Julie Nittoli, Stuart & Ginger Polisner, Bruce Rosen, Rochelle & Steve* Rubin – Alpern Family Foundation, Burt Shaffer & Abby Link, Harriet Spitzer*, In Memory of Davenport Plumer, Suffolk County, Town of Huntington, Joan Weiss

Cinema Benefactors, those with combined giving of $5,000-$9,999

Dr. Glenn D. Arvan, Atlantic Philanthropies, Stanley Churgin, CPA, A. Sandra Churgin, Dr. Samara S. Churgin, MDPC, Stephen Fisch*, Wendy Hirschberg, Humanities New York, Marcia Kaplan, Dr. & Mrs. Paul & Nancy Krawitz – Huntington Eye Care, Jessica Ley, Medical Financial Enterprises Corporation, Michigan Theater Foundation, Barbara Mitchell & J.Z. Sullivan, Morgan Stanley, Dr. Peter Mudge, Peter Gollon & Abby Pariser, David & Ellen Reynolds, Rivkin Radler, LLP, Jacqueline Strayer & Robert Carlson, Theodore and Vicki Wender

Cinema Friend Members and those who have Contributed $2,500-$4,999

Judy Bernhang, Rosanne and Ed Braun, Thomas Canavan, Beth & Steve Dannhauser, Barbara Distinti & Andrew Snyder, Nancy and Kostas Douzinas, Noah & Risa Finkel, Bob and Shirley Frankum, Sandy Friedman*, In Memory of Robert Friedman, Gurwin Jewish Family of Healthcare Services, Martin* and Judith Haas, Mark Herman – Bottles & Cases, Joan Isaac, In Memory of Frank Siegel, Sharon Jacka & Ross Moore, Jonah & Lynn Kaufman, Jeffrey L. & Andrea Lomasky, Ursula Niarakis, People’s United Bank, Robert & Helen Pufahl, Marjorie Shukow, Bob & Karen Smullen, Judith & Irwin Tantleff, Peter and Dori Tilles, Erika & Ken Witover

Director Circle Members and those who have Contributed $1,000-$2,499

Aboff’s, Stewart & Meryl Ain, F. Towne Allen, Alzheimer’s Association, Angela Andretta & Pamela Vogt, Renee Ashley, Brian Atkins, Dori Beckhard, Paul Besmertnik, Greg Blank, Anthony & Laura Burke, Madeline & Douglas Callahan, Michael Capone, Cathy Chernoff, Frederick Craden, Kathleen Dowling, Martin Einstein & Adrian Cheslack, John & Sally Esposito, Marie & Dean Failey, Florence Feinberg & Ben Geizhals, Larry Foglia & Heather Forest, Donna Galluccio, Carol Ginsberg, Roy & Susan Glaser, Maria Gligan, Goidel Law Group, In Memory of Arthur Goldstein, April Anne Goldson, Bill Goldston, Elana Goodridge Photography, David & Janet Greenblatt, Mark Greenblatt & Susan Fleischer, David & William Greenwald, David & Janice Groden, C. Hammer Fund, Philip Harwood, Peggy & Norman Hendrix, Lise Hirschberg, Harvey Hoffman & Rochelle Berner, Rich & Jane Holscher, Robert & Priscilla Hughes, Mott and Sara Hupfel, George Jordan, Liz & Ron Jordan, Ira and Marsha Kalina, Emily Kasof & Brendan Kearns, Kissinger Family Foundation, In Memory of Charlotte Koons, Todd Kupferman & Jane Baum, Steven Kureczko & Laura Albert, Drs. Stephen & Jessica Lastig, Rodolphe & Sophie Leroy, Thomas & Sheila Lieber, Madelyn & Carl Lombardi, Marcia Mayer, Marilyn McDermott, Peter Milla & Diane Wilenski, Minuteman Press, Ben Model & Mana Allen, Monique & Douglas Morris, Vickie Moskowitz, Daniel Mullen & Jenny Natale, Janice Nepsee, Val & Rod Newman, William S. Novack, Architect, Laurie Olson & Maria Fasulo, Dr. Isabel Pavao-Horvath & James Horvath, R&M Engineering, Frank Rinck & Ruth Case, Donna Rosen & Glen Wolther, Carol Rubin, Angela Sangirardi, Tom and Caitlin Scarola, Jude Schanzer* & Mark Shanholtz, The Schiffer Family Foundation, Rainer Schwarz, Roger & Jane Sencer, Barton & Jane Shallat, Chris Smart, David & Mona Spector, Mary Speed-Perri, Pearl and Erwin Staller, Myron & Marcia Stein, Ron & Barbara Stein, Jeffrey and Beth Steinberg, Alison Steindler, Lauren & Stephen Summers, Jacqueline Tordik & Jason Briggs, Michael* and Ellyn Troisi, Evelyn Ulex & Ron Epstein, Waldner Business Environments, James & Rose Marie Walsh, Dr. James & Liz Watson, Diana & Roger Weaving, Marlene & Jacques Winter, Robert Zuflacht

*Board Member

Please give today. Click the link above to make your contribution today, or download this form and mail it to:

Cinema Arts Centre
423 Park Avenue
Huntington, NY 11743

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