“What moves me almost to tears is when I receive a note from a scholarship recipient that says, ‘I made it. I graduated.’” — Jorge Ramos, writer, Emmy-winning journalist, & Immigrants Rising supporter since 2009

2018 DONORS AND SUPPORTERS

Immigrants Rising gratefully acknowledges the generous contributions of the following corporations, institutions, foundations and individuals. Thank you for helping us transform the lives of undocumented young people and fuel broader changes!

Corporations

  • Google (at the recommendation of April Alvarez)
  • Patagonia Works
  • Technology Industry Group
  • Zephyr Real Estate (at the recommendation of Stefano DeZerega)

Institutions

  • Western Association for College Admissions Counseling
  • American Civil Liberties Union Foundation of Northern California

Foundations

  • Anonymous
  • Bennett/Malloy Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • The California Endowment
  • Chavez Family Foundation
  • College Futures Foundation
  • ECMC Foundation
  • Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
  • Ginnie and Peter Haas, Jr. Fund
  • Grove Foundation
  • Hearthill Family Foundation
  • Heising Simons Foundation
  • Hellman Foundation
  • Larry L. Hillblom Foundation
  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • Johnson-Lobdell Fund at Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Kelson Foundation
  • The Lenore and Howard Klein Foundation
  • Elizabeth J. Kramer Charitable Fund
  • Leslie Family Foundation
  • Levi Strauss Foundation
  • NextGen America
  • San Francisco Foundation
  • Sara & Evan Williams Foundation
  • Stone Krafchin Charitable Fund
  • Unbound Philanthropy
  • Vango Future
  • Weingart Foundation
  • Westly Foundation
  • Zellerbach Family Foundation

 

“This organization is targeted, thoughtful, innovative, effective, humane, and thought-provoking in its approach to supporting undocumented youth.” — Jo Ann Intili and Ed Kissam, co-trustees of the WKF Giving Fund and supporters of Immigrants Rising since 2009

 

Individuals

  • Anonymous
  • Matt Alexander
  • Timothy and Lauri Badar
  • Jacqueline Barakett
  • Linda Belden
  • Nadia Brasil
  • Tanya Broder and Theodore Wang
  • Emily Brown
  • Tessa Callejo (in honor of Beatriz Maria Callejo)
  • Lilana Campos
  • Sara Cassetti
  • Christi Carpenter
  • Margie Carrington
  • Hirondelle Chatelard
  • Daryl Chinn
  • Ellen Clark
  • David Cook (in honor of Lauren Cook)
  • Elizabeth Cronin (in honor of Devra Miller)
  • Jean Dawes
  • Stefano DeZerega and Johanna Hartwig
  • Amy Dickie
  • Victoria Escorza
  • Catherine Eusebio
  • Sharon Feder
  • David Flamm
  • Kelly Fletes
  • Beata FitzPatrick
  • Kathleen Fitzgerald
  • Tammeil Gilkerson
  • Jon Gill
  • David Gilson
  • Yuen and Sandra Gin
  • Heather Graham (in honor of Nicolas and Marissa Calvo Rosenstone Guerrero)
  • Dr. Marissa Guerrero and Nicolas Calvo Rosenstone (in honor of the resilience of undocumented students across California)
  • Javier Gutierrez (in honor of Guillermina Byrne)
  • Colleen and Robert D. Haas
  • Elise K. Haas
  • Barbara Haimes
  • Jed Hartman
  • Jeff Hawkins & Janet Strauss
  • William Hefter
  • Charlotte Helvestine
  • Jessica Herman
  • Elizabeth Hernandez
  • Ira Hirschfield & Tom Hansen (in celebration of the marriage of Nico Calvo Rosenstone and Marissa Guerrero)
  • Barry Hovis
  • Henry and Elaine Joke
  • Ben Keller
  • JoAnn Intili and Ed Kissam
  • Sally Kinoshita
  • Alice Kleeman
  • Hannah Krier
  • Craig Latimer & Susanne Wong
  • Francisco Leal
  • Liliana Leon (in honor of Oakland Unity School – Students in Action)
  • Abigail and Anthony Leonard
  • Brian Levine
  • Joyce Liu (in honor of Roschelle Lowe)
  • Fernanda Lopez
  • Roschelle Lowe (in honor of Iluminada Lowe)
  • Maura Marino
  • Richard and Kathleen Marshall
  • Stuart and Meg McLaughlin
  • Susanne and Donald McQuade
  • Lucy Mendel
  • Melva Moline
  • Michael Moritz and Harriet Heyman
  • Erin Murdock (in honor of Alvaro Morales)
  • Sirisha Narayana
  • Veronica Oberholzer
  • Aya Ogawa
  • Lois Pollock
  • Nicola Place (in memory of Mary Jean Place aka Mom)
  • Tony Press
  • Jorge Ramos
  • George and Karen Rathman
  • Rachel Reiser
  • Christopher Rhee
  • Daniel and Winifred van der Rijn
  • Jose Rivas
  • Sandra Rodrigues Ben-Efraim
  • Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock
  • Andrew Rostaing
  • Abby Rovner
  • Maddy Russell-Shapiro
  • Ann Schnuer
  • Sharon Seid
  • Ralph Silber
  • Patricia Spencer
  • Jay Martin Steinman
  • Susan Suarez-Madson
  • Elene Terry
  • Julie Tieu
  • Victoria Tulacro (in honor of Isabella Tulacro)
  • Joshua Weintraub
  • Elisha Wiesel
  • Steve Yale-Loehr
  • Julia Yang-Winkenbach
  • Cynthia Wyels (in honor of Janeth, Ale, Marilyn, Juan, Lalo, Pam, Carmen, Alonda, Angel, and Kim)
  • Sandy and Alan Yung

Meet our 2017 Donors