Donors

This is a list of contributions we have received in the last 12 months. It was last updated on May 10, 2019. Our generous donors make our work possible. Thank you!

* denotes multi-year contributions recognized at the level of the total amount.

Corporations and Foundations

Principals ($250,000+)

  • Anonymous*
  • The Klarman Family Foundation*
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation*
  • Sonos, Inc.

Publishers ($100,000 – $249,999)

  • FThree Foundation*
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation

Editors ($25,000 – $99,999)

  • Bloomberg
  • David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation
  • Dow Jones Foundation
  • Dolby Family Fund
  • Fox Family Foundation
  • The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation
  • News Corp
  • Smart Family Fund
  • SmartNews, Inc.*

Producers ($15,000 – $24,999)

  • The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.
  • Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation
  • Samuel Hubbard Shoe Company

Mentors ($5,000 – $14,999)

  • Daniel Nir and Jill Braufman Family Foundation
  • The Giannandrea Family Fund
  • Gridiron Club and Foundation
  • Lenzner Family Foundation
  • The Merrill Family Foundation
  • The New York Times
  • Shiflett-Woolsey Family Fund
  • TEGNA Foundation

Patron ($2,500 – $4,999)

  • Shared Nation

Friends ($500 – $2,499)

  • Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC
  • The Hargrove Pierce Foundation
  • Illinois Tool Works, Inc.
  • New Visions Foundation
  • Robert and Helen Hardman Family Fund
  • Swarthmore Presbyterian Church

Individuals

Principals ($250,000+)


Publishers ($100,000 – $249,999)


Editors ($25,000 – $99,999)

  • Bettina and Otis Chandler
  • Walt and Edie Mossberg
  • Rob Stewart

Producers ($15,000 – $24,999)

  • Leslie Hill
  • Peter Kadzik and Amy Weiss
  • Karen Wickre

Mentors ($5,000 – $14,999)

  • Marty Baron
  • Jill Braufman
  • Kim Brizzolara
  • Andrew and Robyn Brown
  • Lee Carroll
  • Alisyn Camerota
  • Laurel and Michael D'Antoni
  • Eva and Yoel Haller
  • Gregory McCaffery
  • Allison Morrow
  • Linda Rothenberg Stein and Stan Stein
  • Catherine Woodard and Nelson Blitz, Jr.

Patron ($2,500 – $4,999)

  • Geraldine Baum
  • Neil Budde
  • James Ferrari
  • Brian Fix
  • Ellen Tykeson and Ken Hiday

Friends ($500 – $2,499)

  • George Anders
  • Judy Bader
  • Don Baer
  • Shirley Brandman
  • Charlene Barshefsky and Edward Cohen
  • Richard Benfield
  • Amy Buckli
  • Linda Button
  • Byron and Kathryn Calame
  • Alex G. Campbell, Jr.
  • Jerry and Barbara Chait
  • Bertha Coombs
  • Robert Costa
  • Rick Davis
  • Amanda DeBusk
  • Lindsay DeFranco
  • Anita Dunn
  • Anthony and Elizabeth Enders
  • Lara Estroff
  • Maggie Farley and Marcus Brauchli
  • Tom and Ann Friedman
  • Kathy Frye
  • Elisa Glazer
  • Norm and Gina Gold
  • Barbara Goldberg
  • Kay Halpern
  • Alan Harper
  • Kirsten Hilleman
  • Katherine Jennings
  • Jay and Bernice Kaufman
  • Mike Keeley
  • Rob and Jennifer King
  • David Kreps
  • Laura Lattimer
  • Laurence Leive
  • Lauren LeRoy and Jaime Biderman
  • Charles Lewis
  • Willee and Finlay Lewis
  • Bill and Diane Marimow
  • Michael and Debra McCurry
  • Elizabeth Mehren
  • Alan Miller and Katherine Newell Smith
  • Anita Miller
  • Ira and Myrna Miller
  • Sandra Nelson
  • Terry and Scott Peterson
  • Helen Pomeroy
  • Liz Ramos
  • Robert M. Reich
  • Mary Rhoads
  • Alissa Rubin
  • Charles Salter
  • Louise and Jeffrey Schrank
  • Bill Schulz
  • Amy Smith
  • Pierre Thomas and Alyson Westbrooks Thomas
  • Tina Vandersteel and Matthew Cressotti
  • Stan Watt
  • Deirdre Zube