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*
  • Bette Wadsworth
  • Better Education Institue, 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
  • COGEN Co-working
  • Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Community Foundation of New Jersey
  • Donnell-Kay Foundation
  • Doug and Wendy Kreeger
  • EdChoice
  • Elaine Berman
  • Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Aybar Conti
  • Elizabeth Haas Edersheim (In Kind)
  • Emma Bloomberg
  • Ford Foundation
  • Fox Family Foundation
  • Fund for Nonprofit News at The Miami Foundation
  • Gail Klapper
  • Gates Family Foundation
  • George T. Cameron Education Foundation
  • Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation partnership with the Knight Foundation
  • I Dream a World Foundation
  • J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation Donor Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Jim and Marsha McCormick
  • Jim Kelley & Amie Knox via the Kelley Knox Family Foundation*
  • Kate Kennedy Reinemund and Jim Kennedy*
  • Ken Hirsh
  • Kelley Knox Family Foundation*
  • Kresge Foundation
  • La Vida Feliz Foundation
  • Lilly Endowment Inc.
  • Memphis Education Fund
  • Naomi and Michael Rosenfeld
  • Overdeck Family Foundation
  • Paul Appelbaum
  • Peter and Carmen L. Buck Foundation
  • Plough Foundation
  • Quinn Family Foundation
  • R. Boykin Curry IV
  • Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation
  • Richard and Diana Beattie
  • 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
  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Steans Family Foundation
  • Sue Lehmann
  • 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 Crown Family
  • The Denver Foundation
  • The Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado, a program of the Gill Foundation
  • 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 PCLB Foundation
  • The Pinkerton Foundation
  • The Skillman Foundation
  • The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • The Walton Family Foundation
  • Victoria Foundation
  • Walentas Foundation Ltd.
  • Will and Christina McConathy*
  • W.K. Kellogg Foundation

* denotes those who gave via Constellation Philanthropy