The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting extends its greatest appreciation to our supporters and donors. Primary core support for the Pulitzer Center has come from Emily Rauh Pulitzer, The Emily Rauh Pulitzer Foundation, The David and Katherine Moore Family Foundation, The New York Community Trust - Deborah W. and Timothy P. Moore Fund, The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, and The Kendeda Fund.
Additional project-specific funding since the Center began in 2006 has come from:
- AJWS in support of reporting and outreach on property rights globally.
- Art for Justice Fund in support of reporting and edoucation outreach related to mass incarceration. The Art for Justice Fund, created by Gund in partnership with the Ford Foundation and Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors.
- Facebook Journalism Project (FJB), an endowment gift to strengthen regional news outlets and community engagement. Support for the Pulitzer Center's initiative "Bringing Stories Home" is provided in part by FJB.
- Carnegie Corporation of New York in support of reporting on at-risk states and related educational initiatives, including the Fragile States project. The information flow from Pulitzer Center’s fresh, in-depth reporting greatly enhances efforts to develop coherent, fact-based approaches to these states at risk and to surface better practices in policy response.
- Conrad N. Hilton Foundation in support of the West Africa water and sanitation reporting initiative launch at World Water Week 2011 in Stockholm, Sweden.
- Green Cross Switzerland in support of the reporting and education outreach on issues of pollution as a global health concern.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute’s Department of Science Education in support of our Connected Coastlines reporting initiative.
Humanity United in support of reporting projects centered on labor issues surrounding key commodities of gold, shrimp and palm oil, and in support of sustained coverage of Sudan in run-up to 2011 referendum. Current support for peace and conflict reporting and educational outreach.
- Laird Norton Family Foundation for general operating support and educational outreach on global water issues, including the Pulitzer Gateway DOWNSTREAM: Our Water, Our Lives, and connections with schools and NGOs.
- Longview Foundation in support of Global Gateway DC - Global/Local Youth Engagement to bring the Global Gateway and related issues and technical workshops to Washington, DC-area schools.
- Henry Luce Foundation to support preliminary assessment and reporting on global religious issues, and to support "Religion and Power," a sustained engagement campaign on global religious issues through reporting and university collaborations.
- MAC AIDS Fund in support of HIV/AIDS in the Caribbean series including Heroes of HIV: HIV in the Caribbean, HOPE: Living and Loving with HIV in Jamaica and Glass Closet: Sex, Stigma and HIV/AIDS in Jamaica. This series portrays the human face of the epidemic, incorporating interactive multimedia presentations of essays, articles, poetry, photography, video documentaries, and original music. Series recognized as a Notable Entry in the 2008 Knight-Batten Awards for Innovations in Journalism; LiveHopeLove.com received a 2008 Knight-Batten Honorable Mention, a 2009 Webby People's Voice Award and a 2009 Emmy for new approaches to news and documentary programming.
- McCormick Foundation in support of Youth Media Chicago, including after-school media programs to bring the Global Gateway and related issues and technical workshops to Chicago-area schools.
Norwegian International Climate and Forest Initiative (NICFI) in support of a five-year, $5.5 million initiative focused on raising public awareness of the urgent environmental issues facing the world’s tropical forests.
Nuclear Threat Initiative (NTI) in support of reporting and education outreach on emerging nuclear threats.
- Omidyar Network in support of reporting and outreach on property rights globally.
- Open Square Charitable Gift Fund at the Schwab Charitable Fund to support a sustained issues-awareness campaign on the Democratic Republic of Congo, with special attention to issues affecting violence against women.
- Population Services International (PSI) and International Planned Parenthood Federation (IPPF) in support of reproductive health journalism workshops at the International Family Planning Conference (2011 Senegal) and the subsequent collaborative reporting initiative in Africa on reproductive health.
- Schulz Donor Advised Fund of Community Foundation Sonoma County in support of a series of podcasts for youth focused on international affairs.
- The Educational Foundation of America in support of Global Gateway educational programs. Through this education initiative the Pulitzer Center engages teens and young adults in class and online by supporting development of issue-specific lesson plans, bringing journalists from the field to classrooms and promoting online dialogues about critical global affairs.
- The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation in support of in-depth coverage of under-reported global health and development issues.
- The Rockefeller Foundation in support of reporting and outreach aligned with the foundation's priority areas, which have included food security, global health, conflict and fragility, and climate change.
- The Stanley Foundation in support of the UN Peacebuilding Commission, Fragile States and Rising Powers reporting projects. The Rising Powers project is part of the New Global Reality series, including Georgia and Beyond: Russia’s Response to Separatism and Ethnic Conflict, and India: Conflicts Within. The Rising Powers: The New Global Reality project is designed to raise awareness, motivate new thinking and ultimately improve US foreign policy regarding the global transformation that is occurring as a new group of countries exhibit a growing influence over the world's future.
- United Nations Foundation to support the project “Beyond Seven Billion.”
- Wallace Global Fund in support of our reporting and outreach initiatives on population in association with National Geographic and PBS Newshour, and on extractive industries.
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation in support of Carol Rosenberg's reporting from Guantanamo
- Wyncote Foundation in support of our educational programs in Philadelphia.
- Anonymous for general operating support and educational outreach on infrastrure and global water issues, and connections with schools and NGOs.
- Anonymous in support of reporting and outreach on women, children, and climate change
- Anonymous in support of reporting and outreach on extractives
Richard and Shirley Bansen, Abby Rockefeller and Lee Halprin, and Whole Systems Foundation in support of climate change reporting by Daniel Grossman.
General Support Donors
- BDT Capital Partners LLC
- Bridgeway Foundation
- William Bush
- craigslist Charitable Fund
- Greg Carr Foundation
- William and Margaret Freivogel
- Lucille S. Harris and the Estate of Lucille S. Harris
- The Joyce Foundation
- Thomas Lansner
- Deborah Lawrence
- Hannah and Steve Lieberman
- Robert and Cama Merritt
- David and Leni Moore Family Foundation
- Lodestar Fund on behalf of Betsy Karel via The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
- Phoebus Family Fund via the Bread & Roses Community Fund
- Jessica Rafferty
- Bill Recktenwald
- Betsy Ivey Sawyer
- Annette Sherden
- Alan Scheinine
- Bryan C. Swindell
- Trellis Charitable Fund
Persephone Miel Fellowship Donors
- Bethany Aquilina
- David Ardia
- Barbara Belcore
- Alyson Denny
- Ford Foundation
- Earl W. Gast and Sibel F. Berzeg
- Meg Gaydosik
- Anthony Garrett
- Claudia Gwardyak
- Margaret Henehan
- Valerie Hobbs
- Eric Johnson
- Marlene Johnson
- Marvin Kalb
- Sara Mackiernan
- Laurie Manchester
- Elizabeth and Jan Miel
- Karen and Justin Miel/Irving Kohn Foundation
- Mary Norris Preyer Oglesby
- Robin Orttung
- Julia Pyper
- Alexey Radovskiy
- Marjorie Rouse
- Antony Rudie
- Kem and Jon Sawyer
- Steven Solnick
- Upstairs Realty
- Kate and Fred Weber
- In addition to the individual and foundation donors who contributed originally to our Persephone Miel Fellowship partner, Internews
If you are interested in supporting the Pulitzer Center, please contact us at contact(at)pulitzercenter.org, or call 202-969-8259.