Our supporters

The Notebook thanks the members, donors, funders, advertisers, and volunteers who support the Notebook.

Foundations + grants (2014-15)  

Barra Foundation, Elaine and Vincent Bell Foundation, Communities for Public Education Reform, Alfred & Mary Douty Foundation, Samuel S. Fels Fund, Hamilton Family Foundation, Patricia Kind Family Foundation, John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Lenfest Foundation, Lincoln Financial Foundation, Miami Foundation, Philadelphia Health Management Corporation Public Health Fund, The Philadelphia Foundation, Union Benevolent Association, United Way of Greater Philadelphia and Southern New Jersey, Wells Fargo Foundation, Wyncote Foundation

Donors and Members

Thank you to hundreds of individual donors and Notebook members! Your contributions help sustain the Notebook.

The following individuals gave $1,000 or more to the Notebook in 2014-15 (fiscal year ending June 30, 2015):

Judy Adamson & Fred Jackes, Sarah Burgess, Jane Century, Jolley Bruce Christman, Mary Goldman, Phil Goldsmith, James and Susan Lytle, Kim Oxholm, Dina Portnoy, Len Rieser & Fernando Chang-Muy, Susan Schewel, Francesca Seidita, Paul Socolar & Sukey Blanc, Rochelle Nichols-Solomon & James Solomon, Lynne & Bert Strieb, Betsey & Michael Useem, Betsy & David Wice

The following organizations and businesses gave $1,000 or more to the Notebook in 2014-15 (fiscal year ending June 30, 2015):

American Federation of Teachers, Arcadia University, Camelot Schools, City of Philadelphia Activities Fund, Committee of Seventy, Communities in Schools of Philadelphia, Goldenberg Group/People Helping People, La Salle University, The Maramont Corporation, PA Leadership Academy Charter School, Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, Philadelphia Youth Network, Villanova University, Graduate Studies, WHYY/NewsWorks


The Notebook thanks the many volunteers who help promote the news organization, distribute the publication, assist with fundraising, provide editorial assistance and Web support for the paper.