We are deeply appreciative to the individuals and organizations that allow us to fulfill our mission and change our world for the better. We could not do our work without our supporters, whose generous contributions allow us to continue creating the education, family engagement, and community leadership opportunities that help newcomers find pathways to success and thrive in their new communities. Thank you. 


2014 Individual Supporters


Leader's Circle

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$20,000-$50,000
The Cove Fund                 
Kimberly Sambrook and David Fetterman

$5,000-$19,999
Anonymous
Samira Rahmatullah and Munir Alam
Stephen and Cecilia Roberts
Yaacov Silberman and Yenhoa Ching

 

$2,500-$4,999
Anonymous
Stephanie and John Allen
Barbara Malina and Scott Wachter
Nilima Patel and Mark Lynch
Vijay Venugopal

$1,000-$2,499
Sri Ananda
Gabe Brosbe
Chip and Rebecca Conradi
Will Horn and Shiying Lee
Philip Laird
Sharon Landwehr and Joe O'Connor
Kim Le
Nancy Pak (on behalf of Sun Ook Ro)
Brenna Marea Powell
Suzanne Mellard and Laurence O'Neil
Nathan Rhodes
Phyllis M. Rodeffer Family Trust
Victor Smallberg
Greg Spydell
Anna Tuchman and Kostis Hatzitaskos
John and Martha Wills
Erich Ziegler and Mary-Lynn Garrett

 

Family Circle

 

$500-$999
Anonymous 
Sarah Arnquist
John and Karen Boncher
Mike and Betsy Flatbush
Sophie Froelich
Michael and Martina Knee
Ko Ko Lay
Mari Loria and Alden Mudge
Mark Menell
Claire Mills and Tom Kenny
Jim Morgan
The Naing Family
Hien Nguyen
Kumu Puri and Brad Young
Tarja and Ken Settles
Amy L Silverstein

 

$250-$499
Anonymous *2 donations
Elsa Amboy and Paul Wilcox
Gregg Butensky
Chrysty Esperanza
Lisa Haner
Coleen Higa
Ella Hirst
Paul S. Jones
Paul Kim
Ryan and Nancy Loh
Merritt Maduke
Katherine Meyer
Mimi Nomura-Weingrow
Tiffany Price
Julie Robinson and Michael Thornton
Simon Rogers and Liza Ramrayka
Diana Scearce and Benjamin Cook
John and Vivian Vaudreuil
Joseph and Becky Vaudreuil

Mentor's Circle

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$100-$249
Anonymous *8 donations
Aman Alexander
Devi Ananda
Emily Arnold
Kristin Belshaw
Nicole and Andrew Bogrand
Janet Burdick and Scott Miller
Robert A Callahan
Leah Cerri
Rié and Ron Collett
Claire Collins
Diana Del Castillo
Chris Diehl

Yelena Filipchuk
Lisa Ginn Steel
Deborah Goldberg and Rafe McBride

Grant Gordon
Gail Grassi

 

 

Up to $99
Anonymous *5 donations
Peder Aune
Aneerban Bhattacharya
Maryann Hrichak
Ioannis Gkatzimas
Sister Marilyn Lacey
Zar Ni Maung

Mina Kang
Helena L. Katz
Michael Kleinman

Grace Lau
Destiny Lay
Mimi Lay
Nhung Le

Tin Kyaw Lin
Joshua and Mary Lipp
Mike and Kay Lunine
Richard Marliave
Gabriel Medina
Marija Micic
Megan O'Neil
Laurene E. Patel
Vijendrakumar Patel
Judith Pogue
Ilse Pollet
Gail Roberts
Scott and Michelle Ross
Grant Rozeboom
Alan Ryter
Stephen and Deborah Shefler
Barbara and David Slone
Dee and Jerry Van Atta
Joan Van Horn
Maya Watanabe
James and Christine Vaudreuil
Courtney Young-Law
Sibo Zhao


Jennie Mollica
Nancy Njissang
Greg and Pat Plant
Mindy Schweitzer-Rawls
Mary Nway Sein
Janelle Smith
Jillian Spindle
Htay Tint
Elizabeth Weintraub
 

2015 Individual Supporters


Leader's Circle

$5,000-$19,999
Stephen and Cecilia Roberts
Yaacov Silberman and Yenhoa Ching

$1,000-$4,999
Anonymous
Nabeel Ahmed
 

Family Circle

$500-$999
Kim Gassett-Schiller
Dean Hu and Pauline Huang
Anandi Lakshmikanthan
James Narron
Mimi Nomura-Weingrow
Diana Scearce

$250-$499
Anonymous
Sue and Stephen Coates
Jill and Jerry Houston
Barbara Malina and Scott Wachter
Mike Mokelke
Nilima Patel and Mark Lynch
Jillian Spindle
Florence Wong
Susan Young


Mentor's Circle

$100-$249
Anonymous *6 donations
Elsa Amboy and Paul Wilcox
Carol Beaver
Emi Bevacqua
Angus Dunstan
William Greenough
Helena L. Katz
Christopher Loperena
Laurene E. Patel
Greg and Pat Plant
Angelito Sonico

Up to $99
Anonymous *15 donations
Michael Bass
Niwath Chhun
Renee Enteen
Sara Go
Adrienne Goldsworth
Gail Grassi
Michelle Huey
Ellis Krauss
Margaret McGuan
Liza Ramrayka and Simon Rogers
Alyson Sagala
Elizabeth Schuler
Sarah Shvarts
Sonia Wong

 

2014 Institutional Supporters


Community Partner Contracts

Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County
East Bay Asian Youth Center
Good Samaritan Family Resource Center
International Rescue Committee (through County of Alameda)
Mission Economic Development Agency
Oakland International High School
Pars Equality Center
Presbytery of San Jose
Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church


Corporations and Businesses

Language Studies International (LSI) San Francisco/Berkeley
Nossaman LLP
Rainbow Grocery Cooperative: A Worker Owned Collective
Rimon Law
Wanderful Media


Employee Matching

Applied Materials
Bank of America
BD
Cisco Foundation
The Clorox Company Foundation
Goldman Sachs Matching Gift Program
Google Inc.
Humanity United
Kapor Center for Social Impact
Williams-Sonoma Foundation
Yahoo! Matching Gifts Program


Foundations

Anonymous Trust
Cal Humanities
Everett Family Fund
Irene S. Scully Family Foundation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
The San Francisco Foundation


Government

AmeriCorps VISTA
California Department of Education
Oakland Fund for Children and Youth
Oakland Unified School District Refugee/Asylee Student Assistance Program
San Francisco Unified School District

 

2015 Institutional Supporters


Community Partner Contracts and Gifts

Catholic Charities of Santa Clara County
East Bay Asian Youth Center 
First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
Good Samaritan Family Resource Center
International Rescue Committee (through County of Alameda)
Mission Economic Development Agency
Oakland International High School


Corporations, Businesses, and Organizations

Bissap Baobab
Brandeis Hillel Day School
ChameleonJohn.com
Church World Service, Inc.
Google, Inc. 
Hillside Supper Club


Employee Matching

Cisco Foundation
Google, Inc. 
Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
NVIDIA 
PG&E Corporation Foundation
State Farm Companies Foundation

 

Foundations 

Cal Humanities 
Everett Family Fund
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Vocera Corporate Fund (a corporate advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation)


Government

California Department of Education
Oakland Fund for Children and Youth
Oakland Unified School District (Refugee/Asylee Student Assistance Program, Oakland International High School, Manzanita Elementary School)
San Francisco Unified School District, ExCEL After School Programs

 

View our supporters from previous years:

Supporters: 2013
Supporters: 2012
Supporters: 2011
Supporters: 2010

We endeavor to create an accurate and up-to-date record of our supporters. If you notice an error, please kindly let us know and we will correct it.