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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, 2017, as well as those organizations who made gifts below $1,000, not listed here due to space restrictions.

$200,000 & above

Democracy Fund
Heising-Simons Foundation
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation

$100,000 – $199,999

Dow Jones Foundation
Ford Foundation
The Klarman Family Foundation
The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
Robert R. McCormick Foundation
Stanton Foundation

$50,000 – $99,999

Associated Press
Ethics & Excellence in Journalism Foundation
Google Inc.
Microsoft Corporation
Present Progressive Fund at Schwab Charitable
Silver Mountain Foundation for the Arts
Solidarity Giving

$25,000 – $49,999

Barr Foundation
Bessemer Trust
The Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation
Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
Lawrence Grauman, Jr. Trust
The Lodestar Foundation
David & Katherine Moore Family Foundation
News Media Alliance
Oath
Richard & Carole Rifkind Family Foundation
Twitter

$10,000 – $24,999

A+E Networks
ABC News
ALM Media, LLC
AT&T Inc.
BakerHostetler
Bloomberg Philanthropies
BuzzFeed
CBS News
CNN
Covington & Burling LLP
Democracy Defense Fund
Digital Content Next
Dow Jones and the Wall Street Journal
Facebook
First Look Media, Inc.
Gannett Co., Inc.
Gannett Foundation
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
HBO
Hearst Corporation
Hill + Knowlton Strategies
Klein College of Media and Communication, Temple University
Los Angeles Times
McClatchy
The Nararo Foundation
National Association of Broadcasters
National Geographic
NBC News
The New York Times
The Next Generation Foundation
Park Foundation, Inc.
Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
PBS
Reuters Media
Samuel I. Newhouse Foundation
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Straus Newspapers
Univision Communications, Inc.
The Washington Post
Williams & Connolly LLP
WilmerHale

$5,000 – $9,999

Atlantic Media
Edwards Family Fund
John & Marcia Goldman Foundation
Perkins Coie LLP
Society of Professional Journalists
T Beck Foundation
TEGNA Inc.

$1,000 – $4,999

Adelson Family Foundation
Agnes Gund Foundation
APCO Worldwide
Association of Alternative Newsmedia
Ballard Spahr LLP
The Frances & Benjamin Benenson Foundation Inc.
CUNY Graduate School of Journalism
Dechert LLP
Discovery Communications
Edward E. Haddock, Jr. Family Foundation
Fish & Richardson
Levine Sullivan Koch & Schulz
The Mohn Family Foundation
National Newspaper Association
The New Yorker
News Corp
NPR
Online News Association
Open Society Institute
Oregon Public Broadcasting
Orrick
Participant Media
Petchers Foundation, Inc.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Seattle Times
Vinson & Elkins
The Walker Marchant Group

The Reporters Committee would like to thank the following individuals for their generosity between January 1 and December 31, 2017, 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.

$1 million & above

Jeff Bezos

$25,000 – $999,999

Catherine Sullivan
Kenneth & Anna Zankel

$10,000 – $24,999

Scott Asen
Andrew & Julie Klingenstein
James & Mary Ottaway
Cristine Russell & Ben Heineman
Howard & Barbara Wollner

$5,000 – $9,999

Stephen Adler
Alan Berlow & Susan Blaustein
Frank Blethen
David & Katherine Bradley
Catherine & Philip Davis
Fred Graham
Julia Kazaks & Judd Volino
Arleen & Robert Rifkind
Kelli Sager & Steven Rosenwasser

$1,000 – $4,999

Anonymous (2)
J. Scott Applewhite
Derek Aschman
Dan & Nancy Balz
Richard Barbieri
Elizabeth Bass
Martin & Nancy Black
Wolf Blitzer
David & Barbara Boardman
Nancy Bobrowitz
Grant Bogle
Arthur & Deborah Bok
Raymond Bonner
Andrew P. Bridges
Bruce Brown & Amy Rifkind
William & Debra Bulkeley
Hodding Carter & Patricia Derian
Jim Caruso
Mark Chandler & Laurie Wingate
Ann Chernicoff
Jessica Corwin & Philip Silva
Lori Droste & Carrie Gray
Michael Duffy
Anita Dunn & Robert Bauer
Laura Dunphy
Margaret Esquenet
Roger Feinthel
Eugene Fidell & Linda Greenhouse
Patricia Frischmann
Harold & Pamela Fuson
Martin Garbus
Josh Gerstein & June Shih
Amy Glickman
Susan Goldberg
Francis Greenburger
Vartan & Clare Gregorian
James Grimaldi
Laura Handman
Karen Hansen
John & Patricia Henry
Frederick Herold & Dana Kleinman
Leslie Hill
Clark Hoyt & Linda Kauss
Bruce Johnson
Stephen & Marina Kaufman
Elizabeth Kempski
Susan King
Jacqueline Kinney
Barbara Kommer
Victor Kovner
Robert & Hale Krasne
Brian Krebs
Nicholas Kroll
Margaret & Michael Lehrman
Andrew Levander & Carol Loewenson
Margaret Low
Anne Magoun
Jack Martin
Michel Martin
Nicholas Massella
Anthony Mauro
Jane Mayer & Bill Hamilton
Elizabeth McNamara
Craig & Claudia Merritt
Marguerite Mulvihill
Henry & Cathy Nassau
James Neff
Martha Pieper
Susannah Randall
Dan Rather
Cokie & Steve Roberts
Rachel Rosenberg
Carol Rosenberg
Seth Rosenfeld
Matthew Schweitz
Mary Sheehan
John Stange
Paul Steiger & Wendy Brandes
Stephanie Stokes
Pierre Thomas
Richard Tofel
Saundra & Jack Torry
Kara Unterberg
Kathryn Waffle & Benjamin Pfaff
Delbert Wilber
Kinsey Wilson
Sarah Windle
Judy Woodruff
Robert & Dorothy Wortmann
Julian & Stacy Yochum

$500 – $999

Anonymous (1)
Robert & Jane Asher
Charles Babcock
Peter Baker
Robert Balin
Derek Balke
Annette Becker
Elliot Carlson
David Cartee
Steve Charles
Alexandra Clifford
Douglas & Margaret Clifton
Francisco Costa
Audie Emery
Karin Endy
Craig Etlin & Leslie Gordon
Julie Felender
Harris Fischman
Craig & Cecile Forman
David Giles
Olivia Golden
Robert Gunther
Raj Gupta
Erik Hanschen
Jason Hartman
Marion Heman
Jano Herbosch
Alexander Hoehn-Saric & Loren Mayor
Ann Horowitz
Jill Iscol
David Johnson
Nikhil Joshi
Garrett Kamps
Moises Kaplan
Joshua Karlin-Resnick
Alison Kodjak
Joel Kurtzberg
David Lauter
Thomas Leatherbury
David & Michelle Lewis
Donald Loeb
John & Martha Lubell
John Martin
David McCraw
Judith Miller
Michael Miller
Katherine Miller
Kevin & Patricia Murphy
Linda Museus
Carolyn Myers
Steve Nash
Andre Needham
Cynthia Nicoll
Amanda O’Brien
Andrea Pendleton
David Randall
Lori Resnick
Paul Rosenzweig & Kathleen Kunzer
Thomas Rubin & Nina Russell
S. L. Safferstone
Ari Shapiro
Susan Silton
Ellen Silva
Christopher Simpson
Jennifer Sondag
Myron Steves & Rowena Young
Christy Tanner
Jenn & Ian Topper
Kenneth Vittor & Judith Aisen
Elida Witthoeft
Charlie & Jennifer Wood
David Yanofsky
Richard Zahradnik

Sustaining Donors 2017

The Reporters Committee extends a very special thank you to our sustaining donors – individuals who committed to make monthly gifts to support our work in 2017. To become a sustaining donor, visit rcfp.org/donate.

Jacob Albertson
Emily Anthes
Susan Armitage
Derek Aschman
Ryan Baldwin
Patrick Barry
Alice Bender
David Beyer
Joseph Blass
Lindsay Boyle & Molly Yanity
Matthew Brown
Keith Bunin
Chaz Casazza
Carolyn Casselman
Brittany Coombs
Janet Cooper
Benjamin Cush
Bertha Delgado-Torres
Lorenzo Di Silvio
Katharine Dickson
Brigid Doherty
Sara Echenique
Susan Ely
Laura Evans
Michael Ewens
Tyra Ferlatte
Amy Frey
Michael Fricano
Julia Friedlander
Manuel Garcia
Frederick Hall
Anna Haugen
Michael Herman
Pamela Herzenberg
Nancy Hofmeister
Stephanie Hogan
Tara Holt
Fawn Horvath
Stephanie Hove
Kate Kelly
Elana Kieffer
Anais Kofie
Christian Kohl
Nancy Kourland
Christine Kryscio
Mark Labowskie
Elaine LaVelle
Kaytie Lee
Vicki Leoni
Lauren & Adam Lewis
Michael Linhorst
Daniel Lyons
Alex McClung
William McKeithen
Katherine Miller
Gary Moon
Sean Oberle
Inna Ostrova
Jesse Oxeld
Kari Palazzari
Amy Patel
Sarah Plotkin
Alexis Raymond
Benjamin Reeves
Belinda Roddie
Rachel Rosenberg
Jennifer Ruark
Amy Saltzman
Cheryl Satter
Laura Scholes
Andrew Schulman
Hannah Selinger
Stephanie Sharron
Deanna Shepherd
Daniel Sproul
John Stange
Brian Steffen
Dylan Stein
Reuben Stern
Edward Stumpf
Allison Tanenhaus
Sara Thierman
Megan Thompson
Paul Voosen
Annie Wilker
Laura Wright
Sun Ah Young