“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


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!


  • DeYoe Wealth Management, Inc. (in honor of Helen Lawrence)


  • Anonymous
  • Solomon Celeste Fund at The San Francisco Foundation
  • Richard and Treasure Cohen Fund
  • The Gonzalez Family Giving Fund
  • Heising-Simons Foundation
  • The Heising-Simons Fund, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation (at the recommendation of Jorge Cino)

“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


  • Anonymous
  • Tanya Broder and Theodore Wang
  • Ms. Tessa R. Callejo and Mr. William J. Black
  • Sara Cassetti
  • Marc Chambers
  • Gretchen and Dick Evans
  • Catherine Eusebio
  • Alan D. Hiura
  • Cathy Kornblith
  • Abigail and Anthony Leonard
  • Francine Lipman
  • Douglas and Candace Lublin
  • Lucy Mendel
  • George and Karen Rathman
  • Wayne Takakuwa
  • Marie and Cary Young
  • Sandy and Alana Yung

Meet our 2019 Donors
Meet our 2018 Donors