Our Supporters

Chalkbeat is grateful for the support of our diverse community of donors. All those who contribute commit to helping us preserve our editorial independence. They agree that Chalkbeat’s only duty is to our mission and that editorial decisions are ours alone. To read more about our code of ethics, click here. The following list represents all donors who have given $1,000 or more to Chalkbeat in the last two fiscal years.

  • Ann & Hal Logan via The Denver Foundation*
  • Anna and John J. Sie Foundation*
  •  Azita Raji and Gary Syman
  • Ben & Lucy Ana Walton*
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Brett Family Foundation
  • Brooke Brown via the Carson Foundation*
  • Carnegie Corporation of New York
  • Carson Foundation
  • Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Community Foundation of New Jersey
  • Donnell-Kay Foundation
  • Doug and Wendy Kreeger
  • EdChoice
  • Eli Lilly and Company Foundation, Inc.
  • Excellent Schools Detroit
  • Ford Foundation
  • Fox Family Foundation
  • Gates Family Foundation
  • George T. Cameron Education Foundation
  • I Dream a World Foundation
  • J.R. Hyde III Family Foundation Donor Advised Fund of the Community Foundation of Greater Memphis
  • Jim and Marsha McCormick
  • Jim Kelley & Amie Knox via the Kelley Knox Family Foundation*
  • Kate Kennedy Reinemund and Jim Kennedy*
  • Ken Hirsh
  • Kelley Knox Family Foundation*
  • La Vida Feliz Foundation
  • Lilly Endowment Inc.
  • Paul Appelbaum
  • Plough Foundation
  • R. Boykin Curry IV
  • Richard and Diana Beattie
  • Richard M. Fairbanks Foundation, Inc.
  • Rick Smith
  • Rob Gary via the Piton Foundation*
  • Robert J. Yamartino and Maxine Sclar
  • Rose Community Foundation
  • Silicon Valley Community Foundation
  • Sue Lehmann
  • The Anschutz Foundation
  • The Barton Family Foundation, a donor-advised fund of The Denver Foundation*
  • The Caswell Jin Foundation
  • The Colorado Health Foundation
  • The Denver Foundation
  • The Gay & Lesbian Fund for Colorado, a program of the Gill Foundation
  • The Glick Fund, a fund of the Central Indiana Community Foundation
  • The Indianapolis Foundation, a CICF affiliate
  • The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation
  • The Joyce Foundation
  • The McGregor Fund
  • The Moriah Fund
  • The Pinkerton Foundation
  • The Skillman Foundation
  • The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • The Walton Family Foundation
  • Victoria Foundation
  • Will and Christina McConathy*

* denotes those who gave via Constellation Philanthropy