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Supporters who give $1,000 or more annually become members of the Spotlight Club and enjoy “behind the story” exclusives, advanced release of major investigations, special events and more. 


$50,000+

  • Allison & Robert Price Family Foundation
  • American Journalism Project
  • The Hervey Family Fund
  • Inasmuch Foundation
  • Irwin and Joan Jacobs
  • James Silberrad Brown Foundation
  • Local Media Association
  • Price Philanthropies Foundation
  • Reva and David Logan Foundation
  • Sandra Timmons and Richard Sandstrom
  • Nita and Henk van der Werff
  • Karin Winner

$25,000 – $49,999

  • Anne Evans
  • Pam and Hal Fuson
  • Patricia and Christopher Weil

$10,000 – $24,999

  • Dwight Hare and Stephanie Bergsma
  • Michele and Kenneth Chin-Purcell
  • Martha and Ed Dennis
  • Fund for Nonprofit News
  • Google – News Equity Fund
  • Mel and Linda Katz
  • Andrée Morin and Amy Ginnow
  • The McGrory Family Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation
  • Jordanna Polis Schutz
  • Deborah Szekely

$5,000 – $9,999

  • Pat Abbott
  • John and Anne-Marie Caple
  • Peter Cooper and Erik Matwijkow
  • The Jendy Dennis Fund
  • Michael and Susanna Flaster
  • Steve and Sue Hart
  • Elaine Harwell
  • Bernie Kulchin and Paula Taylor
  • John and Karen Liu
  • Carol Lazier and Jay Merritt
  • Mike and Susan Marrinan
  • Manpower
  • Sandra B. Phelps Legacy Fund
  • Paula and Brian Powers
  • Judy Price and Marshall Lewis
  • Louarn and Alan Sorkin
  • Gayle and Phil Tauber
  • Kitty and Keene Wolcott

$2,500 – $4,999

  • American Press Institute
  • Michael and Dede Alpert
  • Denise Carabet and Don Howells
  • Mark Dillon
  • RayMonda DuVall
  • Emily and Dan Einhorn
  • Elisabeth Forbes
  • Alicia and Charles Foster
  • Fund for Nonprofit News
  • Kim Godwin and Tom Wilcox
  • Guy and Laura Halgren
  • Lorie Hearn
  • John Martin and Katherine Fitzhugh
  • Pamela and Dennis Mudd
  • Mel and Bonnie Opotowsky
  • Matthew Perry
  • Speedy Rice and Judy Clarke
  • San Diego Foundation
  • Sue and Duff Sanderson
  • Marjorie Shaevitz
  • Mary Walshok
  • Abby and Ray Weis

$1,000 – $2,499

  • Sayed Ali
  • Cam and Connie Baher
  • Gail Bardin
  • Sarah Bakhiet Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation
  • Valerie Barker
  • Matsui and Bill Beckman
  • Heather Bergman and Matthew Steiner
  • Mary Ann Beyster
  • Janet Bourgeois
  • The Karen A. and James C. Brailean Fund
  • Noanie Brown
  • Bradford Burnett and Deirdre Collins Burnett
  • Margaret and Paul Citron
  • Cheryl Clark
  • Bret Cleveland and Robert Algeni
  • Paula Cordeiro
  • Corton/Eibl Family – Grant Fund of the Jewish Community Foundation
  • Peter Cowhey and Margaret McKeown
  • Marilyn Creson Brown
  • Scott and Guylyn Cummins
  • Vickie Church
  • Elissa and Gary Davis
  • Mary G. Dawe
  • Mark DeBoskey and Kelly Davenport
  • Dowling & Yahnke
  • Milton Fenner
  • Jane and Tom Fetter
  • Patricia Finn and Walter Burkhard
  • Theresa Foudy and John Castellano
  • Barbara Freeman
  • John Freis
  • Laura and Solomon Galinson
  • Joan Friedenberg
  • Joyce Gattas
  • Pamela Gilbert and Charles Lewis
  • Hanna and Mark Gleiberman
  • Beth Goodman
  • Lloyd and Dinia Green
  • Ira Lechner and Eileen Haag
  • Matthew Halgren and Thomas Lipp
  • Ida Houby and William Miller
  • Jim Hurley
  • Joanne Hutchinson
  • Nora Jaffe
  • Jay Jeffcoat
  • Stuart G. Karasik
  • Tom and Julie Karlo
  • Sheryl and Kenneth King
  • Jane and Tom Fetter
  • Deanna Mackey
  • Susan and John Magee
  • Peter and Susan Mallory
  • Nathan McCay
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Maggie and Paul Meyer
  • Terry Moran
  • Dennis “Demetrio” Morgigno
  • Linda Nyquist
  • Cindy and George Olmstead
  • Atul Patel
  • Sam Popkin and Susan Shirk
  • Susan L. Quinn
  • Susan Raffee
  • Martha Ranson
  • Mark Rochester
  • Stacy and Don Rosenberg
  • Julie Ruedi and Robert Engler
  • Blair and Georgia Sadler
  • Isabel and Scott Schechter
  • Charles “Chuck” and Donna Sevilla
  • Len Simon and Candace Carroll
  • Pemberton and Jean Smith
  • Nancy and Alan Spector
  • Ted Steuer and Kat Chapman Steuer
  • Jim Tiffany and Patti Roscoe
  • John Venekamp
  • Amy and Horacio Valeiras
  • Jeff Velten
  • Audrey Viterbi and Dan Smargon
  • Will Vukmanic
  • Kathy and Jim Waring
  • Allan and Susan Wegner
  • Cindy Wingard
  • Laura Wingard and Michael Schuerman
  • Julie Wright
  • Julie Meier Wright
  • Ann Zahner

$500 – $999

  • David Ailor 
  • Josephine Briggs
  • Bradford Burnett and Deirdre Collins Burnett
  • John Cole
  • Giacomo and Karen DeLaria
  • Sally and Einar Gall
  • Lee Grant
  • Barbara and Jim Hartung
  • Robert Thomas Herman and Marilyn Lytle Herman
  • Osborn and Dea Hurston
  • Iterable, Inc.
  • Sheila and Jeff Lipinsky
  • Fenner Milton
  • Evelyn Nagel and Christopher Meyers
  • Michael Price
  • Chandra Mukerji
  • Laurayne Ratner
  • Carolyn Revelle
  • Lynn Schenk
  • Patrice Smerdu
  • Michael Smolens
  • Samara “Sami” Tauber
  • Gordon Tetlow
  • Carol Warfield
  • Craig and Phyllis Van Wanseele
  • Vincent von Kaenel

$1 to $499

  • Apply Liberally Enterprises LLC
  • Kate Adams
  • Joshua Alexander
  • Amazon Smile
  • Janie Anderson
  • Ronald Arceneaux 
  • Feroza Ardeshir and Suresh Subramani
  • Candice Babineau
  • Charles Ballinger 
  • Eowyn Bates
  • Richard Berkson
  • Dan Bernstein
  • Ellen Bevier
  • Karen Bowman
  • Marjorie Bowman
  • Roni Breite
  • Rachel Brown
  • Richard Brouillete
  • Margaret Bunce
  • Stephanie Caballero
  • Randy Camp
  • Duncan Campbell
  • Linda and John Cannon
  • Harriet Carter
  • Don Caton
  • Jonathan Cavan
  • Jonathan K.
  • Irene Cevallos
  • Omar Chavez
  • Justin Clark
  • Taylor Coffroth
  • Marilyn Colby
  • Gerardo Colmenar
  • Barbara and Jack Cook
  • Joseph Cordero
  • Marilyn Cornell
  • Nikki Correa
  • Rich Cosgrove
  • David Coup
  • Susanne Craig
  • Brandon J Creighton
  • Kell Crider
  • Katherine Crow
  • Kevin Crowe
  • Michael L. Crowley
  • Robert Cunningham
  • Norma Damashek and Josh Fierer
  • Phyllis Weeks Daniel and Bob Daniel
  • Barbara Davenport
  • Linda Davis
  • John DiFrancesca
  • Jackleen de La Harpe
  • Terri and Carl Dean
  • Bernard Delacruz
  • Pam Dempsey
  • John Diaz
  • Linda Diller
  • Colleen and Richard Doering
  • Robert Dudley
  • Cody Dulaney
  • Ames Early
  • Lynn Eldred
  • Bobby Edelman
  • Della Elliott
  • Hussein Emami
  • John Erickson
  • Linda Evangelist
  • Dana Eyre
  • Rhonda Fallon and Brant Houston
  • Linda Farmer-Francis
  • Terry Fechter
  • Brittney Fink
  • Veronica Flores
  • Caroline Frederick
  • Benno Friedman
  • Roberta Froome
  • Douglas Frost
  • David Fuhriman
  • Tom Gable
  • Alex Gadsden
  • Donna and Manny Garcia
  • Robert Gates
  • Steven Gelb
  • Frank Giancola
  • David Gimbel
  • Eleanor Girard
  • Faye Girsh
  • Eduardo Gonzalez
  • Travis Good
  • Jeoffry Gordon
  • Judy Gradwohl
  • Catherine Grimm
  • Barbara and George Groth
  • Allen Gruber
  • Jacqueline Guan
  • Andy and Dee Hall
  • Fay Hamilton
  • Allyson Handley
  • Charles Havlik
  • Gail Heard
  • Robert Hebbler
  • Alex Herold
  • Carrie Hogue
  • Frederick Hornbeck
  • Gurdon Hornor
  • Paul Hubbard
  • Leanne Hull MacDougall
  • Joanne Hutchinson
  • Suzanne and Robert Johnson
  • Jeffrey Johnston
  • Gwen Jorgensen
  • Isabelle Kay
  • Bobbie Jo Kelso
  • Janet Klauber and Jim Melli
  • Carol Kornfeld
  • Brian Kougl
  • Ellen Koutsky
  • John Kowalczyk
  • Paul Krueger
  • George Laflamme
  • Fidel Ledezma
  • Mack Langston
  • Hangyul Lee Drennan
  • Robert Leiter
  • Deborah Lenz
  • Myron Levin
  • Kay Lilland
  • Rodolfo Linares
  • Raul Lopez
  • Lisa Lovern
  • Patricia Lovette
  • Francis Low
  • Gina Lubrano
  • John W. Lyon
  • Meredith MacCracken
  • Jim V. Madaffer
  • Cybel Maio
  • Michaela Mappala
  • Gabriel Martinez
  • Mike Mavis
  • Katherine McDonald
  • John McGann
  • Alastair McLeod
  • Dorine Meade
  • Tarryn Mento
  • Mary Meyers
  • Matthew Meyers
  • Chrislyn Millay
  • Sarah Monsees
  • Annamarie Montecina Till
  • Lenore Monk
  • Kathleen Moore
  • Elizabeth Morris
  • Emilée Mullen
  • Catherine Musselman
  • Sandy and Chuck Neubauer
  • Carmen Nava-Mattox
  • Rebecca Nee
  • Torrey Neel
  • Gwen and Jack Nelson
  • Sandy and Chuck Neubauer
  • Erika Noll
  • Marybeth Norgen
  • Anne Nowlin
  • Debra O’Donnell
  • Cathy O’Leary Carey
  • Alberto Ochoa
  • Oscar Ortiz
  • Ileana Ovalle
  • Susan Patterson
  • Lorenzo Paris
  • Maria Penny
  • David Peters
  • Furio Picco
  • Mary Plummer
  • Jessica Potts
  • Barry Price
  • William Purves
  • Susan Quillman
  • Susan Quinn
  • Ann Radosevich
  • Dennis Ragen and Christine Hickman
  • Carlos Ramos
  • Niru Ramachandran
  • Dean Ranger
  • Raytheon Technologies
  • Anne Riedman
  • Stuart and Linda Robinson
  • Natallie Rocha
  • Ashley Rodriguez Thompson
  • Michelle Rodriguez
  • Barbara Rosen
  • Suzanne Roth
  • Alison Royle
  • Jay Rubin
  • Carla Sánchez
  • Mark Sauer
  • David Schaller
  • Phoebe Schenker
  • Adam Schindler
  • Amy Schmitz Weiss
  • Phyllis Schwartz
  • Veronica Seay
  • Jamie Self
  • Priscilla Self
  • Terry Senty
  • Ira and Rose Ann Sharp
  • Carol and Robert Shull
  • Dan Silver
  • Frederick Simson
  • Don Skolnik
  • Diane Slagle
  • Lorena Slomanson
  • Leslie Smartt
  • Dylan Smith
  • Rene Smith
  • Sandra Smullen
  • Charles Spitzer
  • Michelle Srbinovich
  • Trudy Stambook
  • Alison St. John
  • Leslie Stepanek
  • Danielle Cervantes Stephans
  • John and Donna Stewart
  • Katie Stokes
  • John Sturgeon
  • Laura Suter Hammang
  • Taiga Takahashi
  • Barbara Talisman
  • Nancy Taylor
  • Linda Tegarden
  • Michael Ursell
  • David Valeiras
  • Patricia Valiton
  • Benjamin Wanicur
  • Liesbeth Vandenbosch
  • Jeff Velten
  • Rebecca Vesterfelt
  • Diane Volk
  • Vincent von Kaenel
  • Sidharth Voorakkara
  • Angie Vorhies
  • Chris Wagner
  • Tom Walters
  • Kevin Weibezahl
  • Joann Wells
  • Molly Wescott
  • Martha White
  • Robert White
  • Sara White
  • Marti Wick
  • Davin Widgerow
  • Daniel Wider
  • Pat Wilson
  • Bernadette Winter-Villaluz
  • Kathleen Wood
  • Nancy Worlie
  • Julie Wright
  • LeAnna S. Zevely
  • Louis Zimm
  • Leslie Susan Zoref