“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

2020 DONORS AND SUPPORTERS

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

Corporations

  • Charity Stars (Alejandro Sanz Dreamer Campaign)
  • DeYoe Wealth Management, Inc. (in honor of Helen Lawrence)
  • Northgate Market

Foundations

  • Anonymous
  • Solomon Celeste Fund at The San Francisco Foundation
  • California Community Foundation
  • Richard and Treasure Cohen Fund
  • Crankstart
  • ECMC Foundation
  • FWD.us Education Fund
  • girls just wanna have funD, a donor advised fund of Horizons Foundation
  • The Arturo & Rosa González Family Giving Fund
  • Grove Foundation
  • Haas Leadership Initiatives Fund
  • Heising-Simons Foundation
  • The Heising-Simons Fund, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation (at the recommendation of Jorge Cino)
  • The Hellman Foundation
  • Larry L. Hillblom Foundation
  • The James Irvine Foundation
  • Leslie Family Foundation
  • Love Not Fear Fund at Latino Community Foundation
  • Kelson Foundation
  • Alice Kleeman Donor Fund
  • Stephen and Zorinne Schwartz Family Fund
  • Levi Strauss Foundation
  • The MacMillan Family Charitable Fund
  • Restaurant Workers Community Foundation
  • The Leong Man Way Foundation
  • Weingart Foundation
  • Unbound Philanthropy
  • 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
  • Teni Ayo-Ariyo (in honor of undocumented students who cannot receive DACA)
  • Lisa Acree and Mark Selcow
  • Josephine Arce
  • Elizabeth Ban (in memory of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Jacqueline Barakett
  • Hedy Becker (in memory of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Kathleen Bedell
  • Krista Bloome
  • Tanya Broder and Ted Wang
  • Ms. Tessa R. Callejo and Mr. William J. Black
  • Cynthia Cannella (in honor of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Sara Cassetti
  • Marc Chambers
  • Virginia Nonaca Chavez
  • Yuzhang Chen
  • Alison Coughlin
  • Taylor Cook (in honor of Sierra Dickey)
  • Sara Davidson
  • Glenn Eagleson
  • Hans Miguel Esguerra
  • Gretchen and Dick Evans
  • Catherine Eusebio
  • Ruth Fallenbaum
  • Erin Gemar
  • Barbara Haimes
  • Lezlie Hall
  • Colleen and Robert D. Haas
  • Elise K. Haas
  • Nathaniel Hedges
  • Christine Hill
  • Alan D. Hiura
  • Laura Hlohinec
  • Alison Holman
  • Melissa Hung (in memory of Judith Tannenbaum)
  • Cindy Miner Kapelke (in honor of Lisa Hannigan)
  • Cathy Kornblith
  • Phyllis Lee (in honor of Shew Min Hom)
  • Abigail and Anthony Leonard
  • Mark LeVine
  • Francine J. Lipman
  • Andrea Lopez (in honor of Freddy Goodman)
  • Eurania Isabel López
  • Imelda Lopez
  • Edward, Anna & Family Louie (in honor of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Douglas and Candace Lublin
  • Nicole Lugtu
  • Ellen Martin & Russell Uman
  • Ade Melgoza
  • Lucy Mendel
  • Kathyn Messina-Silva
  • Jeanne Milligan
  • Nasreen Nabizadeh (in honor of Ashley Lopez and Luis Martinez)
  • Veronica Oberholzer
  • Trevor Pels
  • Nicola Place (in honor of Katharine Gin for lighting the way to Immigrants Rising)
  • LaToya Powell (in honor of Father Paul Goda)
  • Barbara Pressley (in memory of Ruben Gonzalez)
  • Judit Quintana
  • Delia Quintanilla
  • Jorge Ramos
  • George and Karen Rathman
  • Rachel Reiser
  • Alicia Rocha (in honor of Lambaren-Lopez Family)
  • Arthur and Toni Rembe Rock
  • Joseph Sartin, Jr. (in memory of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Ann Schnuer
  • Tracy Senft
  • Shawn Shafner (in honor of Jessica)
  • Mantra Shah
  • Kathryn Messina-Silva
  • Patricia Smullin (in memory of Sharon Kay Smullin)
  • Lisa Stuart (in honor Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Elisa Sunga
  • Tella Stori
  • Tori Tait
  • Wayne Takakuwa
  • Linda Taschek (in honor of Cam Kwan Hom)
  • Kristin Tatum
  • Deborah Taube
  • Michael Tran (in memory of Ruben Gonzalez)
  • Jacqueline Trischman
  • Jan Carel-van Panthaleon
  • Danielle Vega
  • Mayra Vega (De Colores Book Club)
  • Sara Wells
  • Marie and Cary Young
  • Sandy and Alana Yung

Meet our 2019 Donors
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