Issue One Patriots Circle Members and Supporters

Consistent with our commitment to full transparency in giving, Issue One discloses the names of our donors. We welcome our most generous supporters to join our Patriots Circle. For information and benefits, click here.

Founders Circle ($100,000 annually or a 3-year $250,000 commitment)

  • Arnold Ventures
  • Bridge Alliance Education Fund
  • Democracy Fund
  • Serena Hatch
  • The William & Flora Hewlett Foundation
  • Arnold Hiatt
  • Franklin “Pitch” Johnson
  • The Klarman Family Foundation
  • J.B. Lyon and Kim Syman
  • New Hampshire Charitable Foundation
  • Malcolm E. Peabody and Pamela R. Peabody Family Foundation
  • Arthur and Toni Rock
  • The Schooner Foundation
  • Ian Simmons and Liesel Pritzker-Simmons
  • Barbara Digan Zweig

Democracy Defender Circle ($50,000 – $99,999 annually or a 3-year $125,000 commitment)

  • Larry Birenbaum
  • The FThree Foundation
  • The Mertz Gilmore Foundation
  • Whitney Hatch
  • Paul Klingenstein
  • The Thornburg Foundation
  • Jamie Wolf

We the People ($10k – $49,999 annually or a 3-year $25,000 commitment)

  • AlGar Foundation
  • James and Kristen Atwood
  • The William C. Bullitt Foundation
  • William Burgess, Jr.
  • Fran Codispoti
  • Tom and Shari Crotty
  • The Ray & Dagmar Dolby Family Fund
  • Germeshausen Foundation
  • David and Donna Gerson
  • The Honorable Joseph Heck
  • Ruth Ann Harnisch
  • The Hitz Foundation
  • The Richard & Natalie Jacoff Foundation
  • Robert Johnston
  • Nicholas Lapham
  • Diane Garthwaite and Matthew Liang
  • The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
  • Tony Mayer
  • Duncan McFarland
  • Wilhelm Merck and Nonie Brady
  • Pechet Foundation
  • Samuel Plimpton and Wendy Shattuck
  • Pritzker Innovation Fund
  • Amy J. Rao
  • David and Susan Rockefeller
  • Paul and Ann Sagan
  • Madeleine Shearer
  • Jonathan and Lizzie Tisch

$1k – $9,999 annually

  • Brian Arbogast and Valerie Tarico
  • Wendy Benchley
  • Thomas Bendheim
  • LuAnn Bennett
  • Jessie Bourneuf
  • Joel and Lorraine Brown
  • Nora Cameron
  • Alison Carlson
  • Ronald and Joyce Castellino
  • Margaret Cecchetti
  • David and Devon Cohn
  • James Cornell and Stephanie Dodson
  • Bala Cumaresan
  • Michael Dokupil
  • Thomas and Lynn Dolan
  • Matt and Marjorie Dwyer
  • Le Roy Eakin
  • Bill and Abigail Endicott
  • Douglas Farrar
  • The Honorable Dan Glickman
  • Greater Washington Community Foundation
  • Nelse Greenway
  • Eric and Elaine Hahn
  • Newman Halvorson
  • Eliza Hatch
  • Francis Hatch
  • George and Marina Hatch
  • Howard Hiatt
  • Hilsinger Family Charitable Fund
  • The Honorable Amory Houghton, Jr.
  • Penny Janeway
  • Carla Javits
  • John Jeppson
  • Bruce Landau
  • Anthony Lanier
  • Leon Lowenstein Foundation
  • John D. Macomber
  • Andrew Mathieson
  • Austin McClintock
  • David and Susanne Newswanger
  • John O’Farrell and Gloria Principe
  • Douglas and Jean Popper
  • Elisabeth Reynolds and Max Senter
  • David Rigsby
  • Donald Royer
  • David Schwartz and Tonia Wisman
  • Christine Secor
  • Sterling Speirn
  • Leo and Karin Sprecher
  • SSH Fund
  • Mary Steele
  • The San Francisco Foundation
  • John Theoharis
  • Maureen and Charlie Tillett
  • Joseph Timko
  • Jerry Torrance and Carmen Ortiz
  • Kenneth van Hooijdonk
  • Patricia Vile
  • Kathryn Vizas
  • Whispering Bells Foundation
  • George and Serena Whitridge
  • Chris Yegen