Our Supporters

Chalkbeat is grateful for the support of our diverse community of donors. All those who contribute commit to helping us preserve our editorial independence. They agree that Chalkbeat’s only duty is to our mission and that editorial decisions are ours alone. To read more about our code of ethics, click here. The following list represents all donors who have given $1,000 or more to Chalkbeat in the last two fiscal years.

  • Ann & Hal Logan via The Denver Foundation*
  • Anna and John J. Sie Foundation*
  • Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Foundation
  • Awesome Without Borders
  • Azita Raji and Gary Syman
  • Ben & Lucy Ana Walton*
  • Better Education Institute, Inc.
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Brett Family Foundation
  • Brooke Brown via the Carson Foundation*
  • Buell Foundation
  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
  • Carson Foundation
  • Chan Zuckerberg Initiative
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation
  • Christopher Gabrieli
  • CME Group
  • COGEN Co-working
  • Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Community Foundation of New Jersey
  • Democracy Fund
  • Donnell-Kay Foundation
  • Doug and Wendy Kreeger
  • EdChoice
  • EDU21C Foundation
  • Elaine Berman
  • Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Aybar Conti
  • Elizabeth Haas Edersheim (In Kind)
  • Emma Bloomberg
  • Ford Foundation
  • Fry Foundation
  • Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation
  • Gail Klapper
  • Gates Family Foundation
  • GEM Foundation
  • George T. Cameron Education Foundation
  • Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation partnership with the Knight Foundation
  • Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (In Kind)
  • J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation Donor Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Jim and Marsha McCormick
  • Kate Kennedy Reinemund and Jim Kennedy
  • Ken Hirsh
  • Kresge Foundation
  • La Vida Feliz Foundation
  • Lenfest Community Listening and Engagement Fund
  • Lilly Endowment Inc.
  • Maher Foundation
  • Margulf Foundation
  • Mark Zurack
  • Memphis Education Fund
  • Naomi and Michael Rosenfeld
  • Overdeck Family Foundation
  • Debra and Paul Appelbaum
  • Peter and Carmen L. Buck Foundation
  • Polk Bros. Foundation
  • Quinn Family Foundation
  • Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation
  • Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.
  • Rick Smith
  • Rob Gary and Chris Watney
  • Rob Gary via the Piton Foundation*
  • Robert J. Yamartino and Maxine Sclar
  • Robert R. McCormick Foundation
  • Rose Community Foundation
  • Scott Gleason of O’Melveny & Myers (In Kind)
  • Scott Pearl
  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Skift (In Kind)
  • Spencer Foundation
  • Steans Family Foundation
  • Sue Lehmann
  • Susan Sawyers
  • Thalla-Marie and Heeten Choxi
  • The Assisi Foundation
  • The Anschutz Foundation
  • The Barton Family Foundation, a donor-advised fund of The Denver Foundation*
  • The Caswell Jin Foundation
  • The Colorado Health Foundation
  • The Colorado Trust
  • The Crown Family
  • The Denver Foundation
  • The Durst Organization (In Kind)
  • The Glick Fund, a fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation
  • The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate
  • The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • The Joyce Foundation
  • The McGregor Fund
  • The Moriah Fund
  • The Skillman Foundation
  • The Walton Family Foundation
  • Victoria Foundation
  • Walentas Foundation Ltd.
  • Washington Square Legal Services/NYU Business Transactions Clinic (In Kind)
  • Wend Ventures
  • Widmeyer, A FinnPartners Company (In Kind)
  • Will and Christina McConathy*
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation
  • Yoobi (In Kind)

* denotes those who gave via Constellation Philanthropy