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Our Supporters

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press would like to thank the following organizations and individuals who supported our work between July 1, 2019 and June 30, 2020.

This list is also published in our 2019-2020 Annual Report. This page will be updated following the publication of our 2020-2021 Annual Report.

Leadership Circle Donors
We are so grateful to our Leadership Circle donors, individuals who gave $1,000 or more cumulatively in this period.

Stephen J. Adler
Anne K. Sawyer Atkisson
Daniel and Nancy Baiz
Martin Baron
Elizabeth Bass
Bennett Family Foundation
Alan Berlow and Susan Blaustein
Wolf Blitzer
David and Barbara Boardman
Jennifer Borg
David and Katherine Bradley
Andrew P. Bridges
Brownstein Family Foundation
William and Debra Bulkeley Fund
Massimo Calabresi and Margaret Emery
John Callery
Kathleen Carroll and Steve Twomey
Chalfont Fund
Ann Chernicoff and Josh Perles
Amal Clooney
Leora Copeland
Tom Curley
Richard Delay
Karen E. Detlefsen
Eli Dickinson and Kat Zambon
Dracksdorf/Mills Family Charitable Fund
Michael Duffy
Laura Dunphy and Michael Erlinger
Edwards Family Fund
Craig Etlin and Leslie Gordon
The Roger and Katherine Feinthel Charitable Fund
Charles and Joan Filson
Ann and Thomas Friedman
Patricia D. Frischmann
Dodi Fromson
Harold and Pamela Fuson
Manny Garcia
Emilio Garcia-Ruiz
Josh Gerstein and June Shih
Alex Gibney and Anne Debevoise
David Giles
Susan Goldberg and Geoffrey Etnire
Donald Graham and Amanda Bennett
Linda Greenhouse and Eugene R. Fidell
James Grimaldi
Allen and Deborah Grubman
Edward E. Haddock, Jr. Family Foundation
Karen Hagberg and Mark Jackson
Laura Handman
Hanlon/Proudfoot Charitable Fund
Karen Hansen
Charles Hazlehurst Moura Family Foundation
John and Patricia Henry
Leslie Hill
Henry Hoberman and Jodi Brenner
Stella P. Holt Foundation
Ann Horowitz
Jay Horowitz
Clark Hoyt and Linda Kauss
Diego lbarguen
Kimberly B. Jaske
Tom and Edwina Johnson
Jonathan Kaplan
Joshua Karlin-Resnick
Elizabeth Kempski
Jacqueline Kinney
Jane Kirtley and Stephen Cribari
Andrew and Julie Klingenstein Family Fund
Barbara Kommer and Kurt Koenig
Brian Krebs
Nick Kroll Charitable Fund of the Jewish Communal Fund
Joel Kurtzberg
David Lauter
Jill Lawrence and John Martin
Thomas Leatherbury and Patricia Villareal
Lee Family
Marcus Leibowitz Charitable
Marile and Jorge Lopez
Margaret Low and Kinsey Wilson
John and Martha Lubell
Tony Mauro
Jane Mayer and Bill Hamilton
Colleen McCain Nelson
Marcia L. Bullard and Thomas J. McNamara Charitable Gift Fund
John O. Membrino
Robin Metalitz
Eugene L. Meyer
Helene Mullaney
Maggie Mulvihill
Kevin and Patricia Murphy
Andre Needham
Lynn Novick and Ken Rosenberg
Theodore Olson
Norman and Jane Pearlstine
Mary McCabe and David Peirce
Andrea and Alan Pendleton
Pratt Family Fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
Philip Primack
Gregg Ramshaw
Lor and Susannah Randall
Arleen and Robert Rifkind
Bruce Brown and Amy Rifkind
The Richard A. and Carole Rifkind Family Foundation
Romanover Fund
Carol Rosenberg
Rachel Rosenberg
Nina Russell and Thomas Rubin
Cristine Russell and Ben Heineman
Kelli Sager and Steven Rosenwasser
Charlie Savage
Barbara Seibert
Mary Sheehan
The Sheldon Family Advised Fund
Austin Smith
Ben Smith
Jennifer Sondag
Steven P. Starkovich
Stawicki Charitable Fund
Paul Steiger and Wendy Brandes
Buddy Steves and Rowena Young
Shea/Stokes Family Fund
Victoria Sujata
Catherine Sullivan
Michael Sweeney
Sherri and Adam Symson
Sandra Taub
Wiebe Tinga and Johannes Eijmberts
Kenneth Vittor and Judith Aisen Charitable Fund
Julia Kazaks and Judd Volino
Vickie Walton-James
Christine Weicher
Judy Woodruff
Mitchell Wolfson, Sr. Foundation
Wood Family Charitable Gift Fund
Robert and Dorothy Wortman
Kenneth and Anna Zankel
Kristin and H. A. Zisson

Recurring Donors
We also express our deep gratitude to donors who make recurring gifts, whose regular support creates greater financial stability. To become a recurring donor, visit

Jacob Albertson
Ryan Baldwin
Elizabeth Bass
Matthew and Amanda Beddingfield
PJ Bednarski
Kristin Bergman
David and Barbara Boardman
James Bollinger
Jeremy Borden
David Brown
Linsay Rousseau Burnett
Ryan Callahan
Carolyn Casselman
Mary Clark
Brittany Coombs
Aida Molina Cooper
Janet Cooper
Benjamin Cush
Lorenzo Di Silvio
Katharine Dickson
Jennifer Dimond
Tyra Ferlatte
Madeline Fishburn
Helen French
Manny Garcia
Allison and Daniel Gardenswartz
Judy Gayer
John Goodgame
Joseph Green
Frederick Hall
Hanapin Marketing
Linda Handelsman
Anna Haugen
Pamela Herzenberg
Stephanie Hogan
Fawn Horvath
Kate Kelly
Olga Kreimer
John Lammers
Michelle Laubin
Elaine LaVelle
Kaytie Lee and Michael Smith
Melissa Leedle
Kevin Lerner
Daniel Lyons
Cathy Machado
Linda Mains
Sarah and Michael Matthews
Steven McGarrity
Aida Molina Cooper
Maggie Mulvihill
Sean Oberle
Michael Oskin
Jesse Oxeld
Kari Palazzari
Jennifer Pelton
Kirsten Poole
Sandra Quinn
Kristen Rasmussen
Alexis Raymond
Frances Robles
Danny Rodriguez
Amy Saltzman
Cheryl Sattler
Nathan Siegel
Philip Snead
John Stange
Steven P. Starkovich
Juliana Staveley-O’Carroll
Reuben Stern
Edward Stumpf
Anne Supplee
Sara Thierman
Paul Voosen
Jacob Wilson
Stephanie Wong
Wood Family Charitable Gift Fund
Sunah Young

The Reporters Committee would like to thank the following organizations and individuals for their generosity, including our Leadership Circle and recurring donors listed separately. We also extend our sincere gratitude to the many contributors who supported our work with gifts under $500, not listed here due to space restrictions.

$600,000 and Above
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation

$200,000 to $599,999
Democracy Fund
Hollywood Foreign Press Association
The Klarman Family Foundation
Legal Clinic Fund with the Miami Foundation

$100,000 to $199,999
Hearst Corporation
Heising-Simons Foundation
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Microsoft Corp.
The E.W. Scripps Company

$50,000 to $99,999
Barr Foundation
Dow Jones Foundation
Inasmuch Foundation
Solidarity Giving
Stanton Foundation

$25,000 to $49,999
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation
Charina Endowment Fund
Davis Wright Tremaine
LLP Facebook
Facebook Journalism Project
Latham & Watkins LLP
Park Foundation Inc.
The Peter and Mary Levin Family Foundation
Present Progressive Fund

$10,000 to $24,999
ALM Media, LLC
The Associated Press
The Boston Globe
The McClatchy Company
David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
The Nararo Foundation
News Media Alliance
The New York Times Company
The Next Generation Foundation
Perkins Coie LLP
Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
Sunshine Sachs & Associates
Sustainable Grantmaking Partners Fund

$5,000 to $9,999
AT&T Inc.
T Beck Foundation Gartner, Inc.
National Public Radio, Inc.
Open Society Foundations

$1,000 to $4,999
Apple, Inc.
Ballard Spahr LLP
Bryan Cave LLP
Carnegie Corporation of New York
CCS Fundraising
Covington & Burling LLP
The Diamonstein-Spielvogel Foundation
Gannett Foundation
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Google Inc.
Gravity Search Marketing
Petchers Foundation, Inc.
The Snider Foundation
Temple University
Tennessee Football, Inc.
Zocalo Media

$500 to $999
John Anderson
The Baker-Root Family Foundation
Steve Bodow
Mark Bollinger and Margaret Ackerley
Steven Borns
Malcolm Borg
Margaret Carter
Cisco Foundation
Rebecca L. and Christopher R. Corbett
Lee Crain
Stephen Crawford Crenshaw and Christina Weisner
Lucy Dalglish
Ender Family Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
Estee Lauder
Leslie Gilbert
Olivia Golden
Hagamen Family Fund
Sidney and Carole Hurlburt
David Johnson
John Kennedy
Laura Siegel Larson
Elizabeth Layne
Michelle Light
Jesse Manocherian
News Corp
Thomas O’Donnell
Meghan O’Neil
Lida Orzeck
Bryan Parr
Paul/Miller Family Fund
PayCargo LLC
Sarah Rabil
Real Time With Bill Maher
Lori Resnick
James and Pam Ripley
Carlos Roig
Elizabeth Schiff Fund
Charles Sennet
Strada Education Network
Molly Thompson
Noah Veltman
Jon Weist
Chad and Beth Withers

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