Supporters

This is a list of contributions we have received in the last 12 months. It was last updated on November 15th, 2021. Our generous supporters make our work possible. Learn how you can support our work. Thank you!

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

Pulitzers ($1,000,000+)

  • Apple*
  • John S. and James L. Knight Foundation*

Champions ($500,000 – $999,999)


Investors ($250,000 – $499,999)

  • Anonymous*

Principals ($100,000 – $249,999)

  • Argosy Foundation
  • Dow Jones Foundation
  • Google
  • Hillman Family Foundations
  • The Klarman Family Foundation*
  • The Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Robert and Kathryn Stewart

Publishers ($50,000 – $99,999)

  • AARP
  • Bettina Chandler
  • Terry and Lindsay Eakin
  • Fore River Foundation
  • FThree Foundation
  • The Grable Foundation*
  • News Corp
  • Ray and Dagmar Dolby Fund
  • The Smart Family Fund

Editors ($25,000 – $49,999)

  • The Cohen Family Donor Advised Fund
  • Leslie Hill Charitable Fund
  • Mansueto Foundation
  • The Max and Victoria Dreyfus Foundation, Inc.
  • The Merrill Family Foundation
  • Moore Family Foundation
  • Walt and Edie Mossberg
  • Noble and Lorraine Hancock Family Fund
  • Orange County Community Foundation
  • Science Literacy Foundation
  • SmartNews, Inc.

Producers ($10,000 – $24,999)

  • Axios Media Inc.
  • Melinda Brown
  • Cunningham Family Foundation
  • Jessica Guff
  • Eva and Yoel Haller
  • Leslie Hill
  • David Hiller
  • Amy Morris
  • MRB Foundation, Inc.
  • The New York Times
  • Linda Rothenberg and Stan Stein
  • Catherine Woodard and Nelson Blitz, Jr.

Mentors ($5,000 – $9,999)

  • Enrique Acevedo
  • Ann B. and Thomas L. Friedman Family Foundation
  • Charlene Barshefsky and Ed Cohen
  • The Bennett Family Foundation
  • Katherine and David Bradley
  • Kim Brizzolara
  • Andrew K. and Huntington A. Brown
  • Nelson Cunningham
  • Editorial Cartooning Initiative
  • James B. Ferrari
  • Frieda C. Fox Family Foundation
  • Gridiron Club and Foundation
  • Herb Block Foundation
  • Jeffrey and Louise Schrank Family Foundation
  • Kadzik/Weiss Family Fund
  • Bill Keller
  • Lenzner Family Foundation
  • Lewis-Camerota Family Foundation
  • Greg McCaffery
  • The Michael & Laurel D'Antoni Charitable Fund
  • Alan Miller and Katherine Newell Smith
  • Philip I. Kent Charitable Fund
  • Abigail Phillip
  • Politics and Prose
  • Tanya and Romit Shah
  • Ellen P. Tykeson and Ken Hiday
  • The Whit and Angela Ayres Charitable Fund

Patrons ($2,500 – $4,999)

  • Geraldine Baum
  • Bloomberg
  • Debbie and Michael Bocian
  • Ted Boutrous
  • Catherine and Alan Harper Charitable Fund
  • Chase Family Philanthropic Fund
  • Betty Cohen
  • Greater Washington Community Foundation
  • Rachel and Steve Jones
  • Molly Hill Patten
  • Morrill Family Foundation
  • David Pascual
  • Bridgett Price
  • Polis-Schutz Family Fund
  • Sherri and Adam Symson
  • Deborah and Cliff White
  • Karen Wickre
  • The Zisman Family Foundation Inc.

Friends ($1,000 – $2,499)

  • Lucie Addison
  • Alex G. Campbell Foundation
  • Michael Anderson
  • Shirley Brandman
  • Jay and Geeta Brara
  • Allan Brown
  • Byron and Kathryn Calame
  • C. Shelby and Mary Coffey
  • Coulter Family Foundation
  • Lynne Coutts
  • Crosby Marketing Communications Foundation Fund
  • Daniel L. Nir and Jill E. Braufman Family Foundation
  • Davia L. Loren Charitable Fund
  • Tina Vandersteel and Matthew Cressotti
  • Deloitte
  • Douglas C. Coutts and Lynne T. Coutts Family Foundation
  • Stephen Dull
  • Grant and Joanna Ehat
  • Tom and Nancy Ellis
  • Elisa and Kenneth Glazer
  • Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC
  • Griffin Family Fund
  • Pamela and Thomas Jackson
  • Crickett Karson & John Leibert
  • Mike Keeley
  • Laurence Leive
  • Dr. Nancy Loos and Dr. William Loos
  • Bill and Diane Marimow
  • Dahvi and Tom Marshall-Wilson
  • Michael and Debra McCurry
  • Elizabeth Mehren
  • Anita Miller
  • Allison Morrow
  • Janet and J. Thomas Nelson
  • Sandra Nelson
  • Edwin Oswald
  • McKenna Quint
  • Liz Ramos
  • Robert and Sheri Rosenfeld
  • Peter and Mara Sagal
  • Benjamin Sakai
  • Sheila Solomon
  • Juliet Stipeche
  • Rebecca Tien
  • Ted Towle
  • Stan Watt
  • Andrew Woods

In-kind Giving

  • Bangor Daily News
  • Buzzfeed
  • CNN
  • Comcast
  • Local Media Association
  • Local Media Consortium
  • Los Angeles Times
  • National Public Radio
  • ProPublica
  • Reveal News
  • The Associated Press
  • The Day Publishing Company
  • The E.W. Scripps Company
  • The New York Times
  • The New Yorker
  • The Valley Breeze
  • The Wall Street Journal
  • The Washington Post
  • Vox Media

NLP's FY21 Annual Report

During the past year, the pandemic, the 2020 presidential election and the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol acted as a stress test on our democracy, further validating the urgent need for news literacy and driving our growth. Read about what we’ve accomplished in FY21 thanks to your support.

Financials

* NOTE: Due to a change in the fiscal year from Jan. 1 to July 1, NLP’s FY2018 tax return covers a SIX MONTH period of financial activity only from Jan. 1, 2018 – June 30, 2018.