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. 

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.
 

2016 Individual Supporters


Leader's Circle

$20,000+
Anonymous
Claudia Marseille
The Cove Fund
Jenni and Monty Smith

$5,000-$19,999
Barbara Malina and Scott Wachter
Jane Pak and Lucian Beebe
Samira Rahmatullah and Munir Alam
Steve and Celie Roberts
Yaacov Silberman and Yenhoa Ching
Vijay Venugopal

Caroline and Fong Wang

$2,500-$4,999
Nabeel Ahmed
Elsa Amboy and Paul Wilcox
Eric Mason
Sandy Naing and Aman Alexander
Robyn and David Reiss

$1,000-$2,499
Dawn and Gary Angelo
Gabe Brosbe
Ellen Codd and Vincent Aloyo

Chip and Rebecca Conradi
Beena Das
Jean Doyle
Catherine Garzio and Martin Mattes
Scott and Joyce Hedges
Will Horn and Shiying Lee
Phil and Beth Hunter
Philip Laird
Anandi Lakshmikanthan
Sharon Landwehr
Ko Ko and Mi Mi Lay
Mari Loria and Alden Mudge
Nathan Rhodes
Phyllis M. Rodeffer Family Trust
Jason and Patty Sharp
Gregory Spydell
Ann Stevens
Dominique Walterspiel
Erich Ziegler and Mary-Lynn Garrett
Miriam Zuk


Family Circle

$500-$999
Anonymous *1 donation
Raj and Sonal Abhyanker
Mildred and Walter Alvarez
Sarah Arnquist
Christopher Boyd
Ann Branston
Kyle Butt
Connor Duke
Tom and Judy Durff
Brook Ganz
Dean Hu and Pauline Huang
Tom Hudson and Megan Keiler
David and Barbara Kimport
Martina and Michael Knee
Chris Langsdale
Dave Lenoe and Missy Keadle
Todd Lipcon
Claire Mills and Tom Kenny
Colette Minnock
Jim Morgan
James Narron
Mimi Nomura-Weingrow
Joe O'Connor
Kaoru Otaki
Nilima Patel and Mark Lynch
Alice Petty
Lauren Salvo
Diana Scearce
Tarja and Kenneth Settles
Jillian Spindle

$250-$499
Anonymous *2 donations
Sonya Abrams
Sylvia Algire
Maati and Soukaina Benmbarek
Amanda Brown-Stevens
Lea Cademenos
Kristen and Matthew Campbell
Sue and Stephen Coates
Margaret Corrigan and Larry Gibbs
Michael and Elizabeth Flatbush
Tom Frank
Alexandra Halpin
Barbara Krause
Marc Laitin
Grace Lau
Erica Liang
Lydia Lim
Henry Liu
Sanobar and Hector Mehta
Kevin and Lisa Poole
Jason Rabinowitz
Amy Raimundo
Susie Renner
Mark Schmidt
John Sedlander
Eugene Shu and Maymar Soe
Julia Teitelbaum
David and Teresa Tom
Jerry and Deborah Van Atta
Joe and Becky Vaudreuil
Christine Velez
Florence Wong


Mentor's Circle

$100-$249
Anonymous *13 donations
Jessica Anderson
Emily and Dave Arnold-Fernandez
Christopher Baum
Olivier Bercault
Edward Berne
Emi Bevacqua
Parag Bhatt and Ria Sengupta Bhatt
Michael Blaes
Andrew and Nicole Bogrand
Simone Boswell
Janet Burdick and Scott Miller
Kathleen Coll
Tom De Schutter and Ilse Pollet
Jean Eisberg
Samuel Elgin
Anne Ellis
Paul Emmert
Michael Evans
Matthew Fine
Lillian Forsyth
Laura Fraser
Bryan Glosemeyer
William Goldman
Danielle Goudeau
Shannon Hart
Kim Huynh
Charles Hwang
Shangliang Jiang
Helena L. Katz
Diana Kaw
Julie Hill Kimbrell
Jordan Klein
Michael Kohn
Danielle Kraajvanger
E.S. Krauss
Barbara Lane
Anna Lazo PsyD
Nicole Londeree
Christopher Loperena
Mary McFarland
Patrick J and Frances M McGinnis
Therese Mitros
Hayden Murray
Thomas Myint
Mark Nasoni
Lindsay Oda
Kinnery Patel
Vijendrakumar and Shraddha Patel
Ahmar Qadir and Aisha Malik
Jane Raabe
Barbara and Tim Reynolds
Gail Roberts
Melissa Ruhl
Barbara and David Slone
Marielle Smith
Kyaw K. Soe
Dhana Suresh
Frances Villar
Tim Wedlake
Katie Wong
Sonia Wong

$1-$99
Anonymous *10 donations
Arthi Abhyanker
Indira Abhyanker
Rayman Aryani
Sascha Atkins-Loria
Adele Barbato
Christie Barnes
Virginia Belsheim
William Bracken
Michael Burney
Lucia Cantero
Kendra Chao
Theresa Chavez
Alson Chin
Jane Choi
Lyda Cort
Rachel Crane
Angela Czarnik-Neimeyer
Cristy Dieterich
Elinor J. Domol Diamond
Erin Eisenberg
Tina Eng
Renee Enteen
Jennifer Faenza
Carol Flanagan
Sophie Foss
Wendy Fountain
Chris Gemulla
Samuel Geniella
Rebecca Gilsdorf
Christina Gilyutin
Jonathan Goldberg
Michelle Grambeau
Michael Gravelle
Magdalena Guadalupe
Kelcey Harrison
Michael Hartmann
Cassandra Herrman
Lindsay Hershenhorn
Victoria Holden
Maiya Holliday
Rebecca Holzschuh
Md. Enzam Hossain
Maryann Hrichak
Amanda Irwin
Jagdip Jaspal
Angela Jolie
Jill Linwood
Mark Lowe
Melanie Lucas-Conwell
Elizabeth Marquez
David Moles
Audrey Molina
Andrew Morgan
Connor Morrison
Leah Newkirk
Linda Olvera
Anne Penikis
Di Persaud-Smayda
Jo-Anne Pizzica
Christopher Rains
Ian Renner
Derek Resenfiled
Danny Richard
Raymond Rischpater
Hayley Rucker
Justina Ryan
Alan Ryter
Paige Sandoz
Janis Schmidt
Zay Sithu
Silvia Sobral
Amy Southcott
Cari Spivack
Karthick Sriraman
Jacob Ting
Carol Varney
Kannan Vasudevan
Elizabeth Weintraub
Rona Wilensky
Max Williams
Mary Yap
Dion Zizak

Thank you also to groups organizing fundraisers for RT and all of those who contributed to these fundraisers:
"Underground Nomads 5th Tuesday Benefit" presented by Underground Nomads, San Francisco, CA. Special thanks to Isabel Perdomo
 

2016 Institutional Supporters


Corporations, Businesses, and Organizations

2015/16 Drama Class at LPS Hayward
Bank of the West
Calvary Presbyterian Church
Canadian Women's Club of San Francisco Bay Area
First Presbyterian Church of Berkeley
Kapor Center for Social Impact 
lululemon athletica San Francisco Centre 
Mau Restaurant 
Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP
Rotunda Software, LLC
Segment 
Thidwick Books
Vocera Communications, 

YogaWorks


Employee Matching

Adobe
Applied Materials Foundation Employee Engagement Fund 
BD
Cisco Foundation
Franklin Templeton Employee Engagement Fund

Google, Inc. 
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Informing Change
Kaiser Permanente
PG&E

S.H. Cowell Foundation
Skoll Global Threats Fund
State Farm

Yahoo!    


Foundations

Bright Funds Foundation
Cisco Foundation
Clorox Company Foundation
Everett Family Fund
Minorca Fund of The Pittsburgh Foundation
Namaste Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation
The Klingbeil Family Foundation
The Rose Fund of the East Bay Community Foundation
Salesforce Foundation
Scott Raymond Evans Foundation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation 
Stricker Philanthropic Fund

Government

Oakland Fund for Children and Youth


Annual Fundraising Dinner Sponsors

Genuity
Nossaman LLP
Morling Financial Advisors
Rimon, P.C.
Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church
Vocera


2015 Individual Supporters


Leader's Circle

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$20,000-$50,000
Anonymous
The Cove Fund
Jenni and Monty Smith

$5,000-$19,999
Jane Pak and Lucian Beebe
Samira Rahmatullah and Munir Alam
Stephen and Cecilia Roberts
Kimberly Sambrook and David Fetterman
Yaacov Silberman and Yenhoa Ching
Vijay Venugopal

 

$2,500-$4,999
Nabeel Ahmed
Will Horn and Shiying Lee
Nilima Patel and Mark Lynch

$1,000-$2,499
Anonymous *4 donations
Sri Ananda
Dawn and Gary Angelo
Chip and Rebecca Conradi
Jean Doyle
Beth and Phil Hunter
Philip Laird
Sharon Landwehr and Joe O'Connor
Ko Ko Lay and Mi Mi Lay
Kim Le
Barbara Malina and Scott Wachter
Sandy Naing and Aman Alexander
James Narron
Nathan Rhodes
Phyllis M. Rodeffer Family Trust
Diana Scearce and Benjamin Cook
Gregory Spydell
Jason and Patty Sharp
Ann Stevens

 

Family Circle

 

$500-$999
Anonymous *4 donations
Mildred and Walter Alvarez
Elsa Amboy and Paul Wilcox
Sarah Arnquist
Judith Brown Meyers
Margaret Corrigan and Larry Gibbs
Tom and Judy Durff
Kim Gassett-Schiller
Dean Hu and Pauline Huang
SF Jones Family
Anandi Lakshmikanthan
Mari Loria and Alden Mudge
Benjamin Maritz
Claire Mills and Tom Kenny
Jim Morgan
Mimi Nomura-Weingrow
Susie Renner
Jillian Spindle
Richard Spohn and Katherine Ramage
Jonathan and Mallary Walker
Erich Ziegler and Mary-Lynn Garrett

$250-$499
Anonymous *4 donations
Sherilyn Adams
John and Stephanie Allen
Sue and Stephen Coates
Courtney Colburn
Jean Eisberg
Chrysty Esperanza and Scott Jones
Michael and Elizabeth Flatbush
JoAnna Halk
Jill and Jerry Houston
Tom Hudson
Dr. Joanne L. Jensen
Paul and Grace Kim
Barbara and David Kimport
Leena M. Krasno
Destiny Lay
Andrew Levine and Heather Prime
Ryan and Nancy Loh
Christopher Loperena
Mike and Susan Mokelke
Yuliya Oryol
John Sedlander
David Shack
Amy L. Silverstein
Tina Syer
James and Christine Vaudreuil
Eric Weaver and Sharon Collier
Florence Wong
Susan Young

Mentor's Circle

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$100-$249
Anonymous *16 donations
Ricky Abisla
Bryan Aja
Carol Beaver
Emi Bevacqua
Andrew and Nicole Bogrand
John and Karen Boncher
Amanda Brown-Stevens
Robert A. Callahan
Kristen and Matthew Campbell
Tony Canini and Isa Howard
Juan Diego Castro
Sarah Charukesnant and Ruchir Shah
Sara Davis and Larinda Meade
Dr. Tuuyen Do
Blake Dohrn
Angus Dunstan
Michael Evans
Crystal Fry
Deborah Goldberg and Rafe McBride
Hilary and Daniel Goldstine
William Greenough
Annelise Grimm
Martha Hall
 


Up to $99
Anonymous *35 donations
Michael Bass
Kevin A. Campbell and
      Natalie Heins Campbell
Niwath Chhun
Paul K. Davis and Knuti Vanhoeven
Cristy Dieterich
Eric Dittmar and Gayle J. Tupper
Renee Enteen
Doris Figman
Teklit Tewelde Fisheaye
Sara Go
Adrienne Goldsworth
Gail Grassi
Coleen Hausler
Michelle Huey
Holly and Merrill Ito

Maria Harris
John and Adriana Hartley
Mikiko Huang
Rosemary Jenckes
Helena L. Katz
William Krause
Grace Lau
Chris Law and Courtney Young-Law
Emily Livadary
Dominic Maschler
Marilyn McEnhill
Mary McFarland
Gabriel Medina
Therese Mitros
Catherine Ngo
Megan O'Neil
Dr. Rose Owens-West
Laurene E. Patel
Vijendrakumar Patel
Alexandra Pichler Fong
Greg and Pat Plant
Ilse Pollet
Lauren Salvo
Deborah and Stephen Shefler
Joanie Silverstein
Barbara and David Slone
Angelito Sonico
John and Vivian Vaudreuil
Jennifer Win
Mary Yap

 



Michael Kohn
E.S. Krauss
Britta Mason
Joseph McCrossen and Kristine Zeigler
Margaret McGuan
Elizabeth Miller
Liza Ramrayka and Simon Rogers
Alyson Sagala
Jo Ann and Chris Schriner
Elizabeth Schuler
Sarah Shvarts
Karthick Sriraman
Caitlin Stanton
Victoria Stephens
Steven and Kathleen Wallcave
Robert T. White and Annette M. Breingan
Joan Van Horn
Sonia Wong

Thank you also to groups organizing fundraisers for RT and all of those who contributed to these fundraisers:

"Share the Plate" at Mission Peak Unitarian Universalist Church, Fremont, CA

"Fill your Cup! Rejuvenate and Restore" presented by Rebecca Rogers Yoga, Yoga Tree, and lululemon athletica San Francisco Centre, San Francisco, CA
 

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
Sunnyvale Presbyterian Church


Corporations, Businesses, and Organizations

Adobe
Bissap Baobab
Brandeis Hillel Day School
Burma Superstar
ChameleonJohn.com
Franklin Templeton Employee Engagement Fund
Google, Inc.
Hillside Supper Club 
Kapor Center for Social Impact 
Kingman & Co
Mau Restaurant 
Nossaman LLP
Saleforce Foundation
Thidwick Books
Travel Ticker 
Wonderful Giving


Employee Matching

Apple Inc
Applied Materials Foundation Employee Engagement Fund (an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation)
Cisco Foundation
Google, Inc. 
The James Irvine Foundation
Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
NVIDIA
Paragon Legal Group P.C. 
PG&E Corporation Foundation
Salesforce.org
State Farm Companies Foundation

Annual Fundraising Dinner Sponsors

Nossaman LLP
Paragon Real Estate Group
Rimon, P.C.
The Presbytery of San Jose
Vocera Corporate Fund (a Corporate advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation)

Foundations

California Humanities 
Everett Family Fund
Furthur Foundation
Heising-Simons Foundation 
Irene S. Scully Family Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation 
Rotary Club of San Jose Foundation 
Scott Raymond Evans Foundation
Silicon Valley Community Foundation 
Sills Family Foundation
Vocera Corporate Fund (a corporate advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation)
Wells Fargo Foundation
Yahoo! Employee Foundation
The San Francisco 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

 

View our supporters from previous years:

Supporters: 2014
Supporters: 2013
Supporters: 2012
Supporters: 2011
Supporters: 2010