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Our Supporters

The Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press would like to thank the following organizations that supported our work between January 1 and December 31, 2019, as well as those organizations who made gifts below $1,000, not listed here due to space restrictions.

The Reporters Committee is grateful for the longtime institutional support of the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation.

$200,000 & Above
Anonymous
Democracy Fund
Heising-Simons Foundation
Hollywood Foreign Press Association
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

$100,000 – $199,999
Hearst Corporation
The Klarman Family Foundation
The Robert R. McCormick Foundation
NBCUniversal Media, LLC
The E.W. Scripps Company

$50,000 – $99,999
Anonymous
Barr Foundation
The Dow Jones Foundation
Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Ethics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation
Facebook
The Schwab Charitable Fund made possible by the generosity of the Present Progressive Fund
Solidarity Giving
Stanton Foundation
Zients Family Foundation

$25,000 – $49,999
The Atlantic
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation
Cable News Network, Inc.
Columbia University
Park Foundation
Rifkind Family Foundation
U.S. Chamber of Commerce

$10,000 – $24,999
A&E Television Networks, LLC
ABC News
ALM Media, LLC
The Associated Press
AT&T Inc.
Atlantic Media, Inc.
BakerHostetler
Blavatnik Family Foundation
Bloomberg Philanthropies
BuzzFeed
CBS News
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Home Box Office, Inc.
Internews
Knopf Doubleday
Los Angeles Times Communications LLC
McKinsey & Company
Media Law Resource Center
Microsoft Corp.
David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation
The Nararo Foundation
National Geographic
Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation
The New York Times Company
The Next Generation Foundation
Open Society Foundations
Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
Sunshine Sachs & Associates
Temple University
Thomson Reuters
TIME USA, LLC
Tribune Media Company
Twitter
The Washington Post

$5,000 – $9,999
AARP
C. Fletcher & Company, LLC
Edwards Family Fund
Evolent Health
First Look Media Works, Inc.
Golub Capital
Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust, Inc.
National Public Radio, Inc.
Optum
Sigma Delta Chi Foundation (SDX)
Society of Professional Journalists
T Beck Foundation
TEGNA Inc.
The U.S. Charitable Gift Trust

$1,000 – $4,999
Hanky Panky Ltd.
CNLC, LLC
Ballard Spahr LLP
Bennett Family Foundation
Carnegie Corporation of New York
The Diamonstein-Spielvogel Foundation
EAB
Edward E. Haddock, Jr. Family Foundation
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Foundation
Google Inc.
Gravity Search Marketing
Illinois Central Railroad Company
Lafayette 148 New York
Mastercard
NCTA – The Internet & Television Association
News Media Alliance
The New Yorker
NewsGuard Technologies, Inc.
Petchers Foundation, Inc.
Russell Reynolds Associates
The Sheldon Family Advised Fund
The Snider Foundation
USA Today
Vinson & Elkins
Mitchell Wolfson, Sr. Foundation
Yale University

The Reporters Committee would like to thank the following individuals for their generosity between January 1 and December 31, 2019, including the sustaining donors listed separately who made monthly contributions. 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.

$10,000 and Above
Stephen J. Adler
Anonymous (3)
Scott Asen
Ravenel Boykin Curry III
Ann and Thomas Friedman
In memory of co-founder Murray Fromson by Dodi Fromson and family
Andrew and Julie Klingenstein Family Fund
Vincent and Anne Mai
Thomas Monahan and Sharon Marcil
Norman and Jane Pearlstine
Kenneth and Anna Zankel

$5,000 – $9,999
Theodore and Helen Boutrous
Massimo Calabresi and Margaret Emery
John Callery
Ann Chernicoff and Josh Perles
Michael D’Amato and Jane Lieberman
John and Christy Galloway
Charles Hazlehurst Moura Family Foundation
Theresa Mond and Mark Wagenveld
Arleen and Robert Rifkind
Mary Sheehan

$1,000 – $4,999
Sally Amoruso
Anne K. Sawyer Atkisson
Jonathan and Julie Baker
Dan and Nancy Balz
Elizabeth Bass
Wolf Blitzer
Jennifer Borg
Andrew P. Bridges
Bruce Brown and Amy Rifkind
Brownstein Family Foundation
William and Debra Bulkeley Fund
Marcia L. Bullard and Thomas J. McNamara Charitable Gift Fund
Mark Caramanica
Chalfont Fund
An Huang Chen
Leora Copeland
Deborah Cunningham
Christopher and Ayla DeConti
Richard Delay
E.J. Dionne
Dracksdorf/Mills Family Charitable Fund
Michael Duffy
Laura Dunphy and Michael Erlinger
The Roger and Katherine Feinthel Charitable Fund
David L. Felsenthal
Patricia D. Frischmann
Harold and Pamela Fuson
Emilio Garcia-Ruiz
Julius Genachowski
Alex Gibney and Anne Debevoise
David Giles
Susan Goldberg and Geoffrey Etnire
Fred Graham and Skila Harris
Linda Greenhouse and Eugene R. Fidell
Karen Hagberg and Mark Jackson
Laura Handman
Hanlon/Proudfoot Charitable Fund
Karen Hansen
John and Patricia Henry
Henry Hoberman and Jodi Brenner
Ann Horowitz
Clark Hoyt and Linda Kauss
Kimberly B. Jaske
Elizabeth Keffer
Elizabeth Kempski
Jacqueline Kinney
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
Margaret Low and Kinsey Wilson
Chiara and Jamie Mai
Chris and Kathleen Matthews
Tony Mauro
Jane Mayer and Bill Hamilton
Mary McCabe and David Peirce
David McCraw
Judith McGrath
James Neff
Lynn Novick and Ken Rosenberg
Pratt Family Fund of Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation
Philip Primack
Lor and Susannah Randall
Leslie Reis
Carol Rosenberg
Romanover Fund
Susan Solinsky
Jennifer Sondag
Steven P. Starkovich
Shea/Stokes Family Fund
Michael Sweeney
Sherri and Adam Symson
Sandra Taub
Wiebe Tinga and Johannes Eijmberts
Pierre and Alyson Thomas
Kenneth Vittor and Judith Aisen Charitable Fund
Judy Woodruff
Robert and Dorothy Wortmann
David Yanofsky and Kate Pynoos
Julian and Stacy Yochum
Jeffrey and Mary Zients
Kristin and H. A. Zisson

$500 – $999
Robert Bertsche
Steve Bodow
Mark Bollinger and Margaret Ackerley
Steven Boms
Margaret Carter
Larry Cooper and Becky Copeland Charitable Fund
Rebecca L. and Christopher R. Corbett
Stephen Crawford Crenshaw and Christina Weisner
Ken Dale
Ender Family Fund of Triangle Community Foundation
Craig Etlin and Leslie Gordon
Michael Fricano
Josh Gerstein and June Shih
Leslie Gilbert
Olivia Golden
James Grimaldi
Diego Ibargüen
David Johnson-McGoldrick
Joshua Karlin-Resnick
Alexander Karsner
Julia Kazaks and Judd Volino
Jon Krakauer
Derek Kravitz
Carolyn Libretti
John and Martha Lubell
Jesse Manocherian
John O. Membrino
Eugene L. Meyer
Helene Mullaney
Kevin and Patricia Murphy
Andre Needham
Lida Orzeck
Bryan Parr
Paul/Miller Family Fund
Andrea and Alan Pendleton
Sarah Rabil
Gregg Ramshaw
James and Pam Ripley
Nina Russell and Thomas Rubin
S. L. Safferstone
Kelli Sager and Steven Rosenwasser
Roger Sant
Connie Schultz
Charles Sennet
Buddy Steves and Rowena Young
Molly Thompson
Jon Weist

Sustaining Donors 2019
The Reporters Committee extends a very special thank you to our recurring donors – donors who committed to making monthly or quarterly gifts to support our work in 2019. To become a recurring donor, visit rcfp.org/donate.

Jacob Albertson
Ryan Baldwin
PJ Bednarski
Alice Bender
Kristin Bergman
Joseph Blass
David and Barbara Boardman
James Bollinger
Sheryll Bonilla
David Brown
Matthew Brown
Ryan Callahan
Carolyn Casselman
Mary Clark
Allison Clayton
Brittany Coombs
Janet Cooper
Benjamin Cush
Lorenzo Di Silvio
Katharine Dickson
Jennifer Dimond
Sarah Earl-Anderson
Tresa Baldas Elrick and Michael Elrick
Laura Evans
Tyra Ferlatte
Casi Finstad
Madeline Fishburn
Helen French
Michael Fricano
Julia Friedlander
Manny Garcia
Allison and Daniel Gardenswartz
Renee Gateley
Judy Gayer
Joseph Green
Frederick Hall
Hanapin Marketing
Linda Handelsman
Anna Haugen
Pamela Herzenberg
Nancy Hofmeister
Stephanie Hogan
Tara Holt
Fawn Horvath
Kate Kelly
Laura King
Olga Kreimer
John Lammers
Elaine LaVelle
Kaytie Lee and Michael Smith
Melissa Leedle
Jeff Litvak
Daniel Lyons
Cathy Machado
Linda Mains
Sarah and Michael Matthews
Colleen McCain Nelson
Steven McGarrity
Christopher and Rebecca Middendorf
Aida Molina Cooper
Maggie Mulvihill
Sean Oberle
Michael Oskin
Inna Ostrova
Jesse Oxeld
Kari Palazzari
Anthony Patoux
Jennifer Pelton
Sarah Plotkin
Kirsten Poole
Sandra Quinn
Kristen Rasmussen
Alexis Raymond
Frances Robles
Belinda Roddie
Rachel Rosenberg
Amy Saltzman
Cheryl Sattler
Andrew Schulman
Patricia Schwinn
Nathan Siegel
Philip Snead
Daniel Sproul
John Stange
Juliana Staveley-O’Carroll
Brian Steffen
Reuben Stern
Edward Stumpf
Anne Supplee
Sara Thierman
Paul Voosen
Jacob Wilson
Stephanie Wong
Wood Family Charitable Gift Fund
Sunah Young