Donors

Fundraising

Thurgood Marshall Academy spends, on average, nearly $8,000 per student above the per pupil allotment, provided by the District of Columbia, in order to ensure that students have the in-class and youth development services they need to succeed in college and engage actively in our democratic society. Through the years, Thurgood Marshall Academy has consistently attracted donors and grantors who sustain the promise of a quality college-preparatory education for young people in Anacostia. In 2014–15, Thurgood Marshall Academy raised more than $180,000 in gala sponsorships, ticket sales, auction sales, and donations to support academic programming. In addition to these sponsorships and other individual donations, Thurgood Marshall Academy was awarded over $1 million in grants from foundations, corporations, and government agencies. Overall, donors and grantors contributed more than $1.1 million to Thurgood Marshall Academy in 2014–15.

List Of Donors

Below is a list of the donors and grantors who have contributed monetary donations having a value equal to or exceeding $500 during the year reported.

 

    • The Acacia Foundation
    • Jeanne S. Archibald
    • Blank Rome LLP
    • Patricia Brannan
    • David Briggs
    • George and Evelyn Brown
    • William Bruno
    • Building Hope
    • City First Bank of DC
    • CityBridge Foundation
    • Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
    • Corina Higginson Trust
    • Crowell & Moring Foundation
    • DC Children & Youth Investment Trust Corporation
    • DC Greens
    • DC LSTA (Library Services & Technology Act) Grant
    • P. Delvecchio
    • Michael Denucci
    • Agnes Dover
    • Calvine and Doug Dunnan
    • Jessica L. Ellsworth
    • Jerome and Jayme Epstein
    • Robert Fletcher
    • Foley & Lardner
    • Patricia Freeman
    • Global Visions LLC
    • Michael and Marilyn Glosserman
    • Warren Gorrell
    • Graham Holdings Company
    • Elizabeth Hale
    • Ridgeway Hall
    • Stuart and Beverly Halpert
    • Herbert C. Harris
    • Jocelyn Henderson
    • Hogan Lovells LLP
    • Allison Holt
    • Industrial Bank
    • Jenner & Block LLP
    • Katherine Johnson
    • Robert M. Johnston
    • J. Andrew Keyes
    • The Kinder Morgan Foundation
    • King & Spalding LLP
    • Latham & Watkins LLP
    • Roger and Eleanor Roberts Lewis
    • Gail Massot
    • Olivier Massot
    • Michael and Hannah Mazer
    • The Meltzer Group
    • Miller & Chevalier Charitable Foundation
    • Stephen Milliken
    • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
    • The Motley Fool
    • Navigant Consulting-Lending a Hand
    • Office of the State Superintendent of Education
    • Mary Panetta
    • Alexandra Pardo
    • Malcolm and Pamela Peabody
    • PMM Companies
    • Giselle Pole
    • Kathy Raffa
    • Lorin and Nanci Rydstrom
    • Barbara Schelhorn
    • The Schlossman Families
    • Kannon and Victoria Shanmugam
    • Sher Girls Philanthropic Fund
    • SHERKIDS, Ltd.
    • James Showen
    • State Bar of New Mexico
    • Jonathan T. Stoel
    • The Ralph and Frances Dweck Family Foundation
    • Richard & Beverly Van Duyne
    • Vinson & Elkins LLP
    • Elizabeth Waters
    • Wiley Rein LLP
    • Williams & Connolly LLP