Our 2019-2020 Supporters

Thank you to all of our donors who gave during the 2019-2020 Fiscal Year. Jumpstart would not be able to do what we do without your generous contributions.


Massachusetts Service Alliance
Chris and Loretta Stadler
The TJX Foundation
U.S. Small Business Administration
Robert and Jennifer Waldron

$250,000 – 499,000

Connecticut Commission on Community Service
Missouri Community Service Commission
New York City Department of Youth and Community Development
Red Nose Day Fund at Comic Relief USA
Serve DC – The Mayor’s Office on Volunteerism and Partnerships
Stranahan Foundation

$100,000 – 249,000

Bain Capital Children’s Charity
Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Thomas Connolly
CVC Capital Partners
DCU for Kids
Franklin Templeton
David Humphrey and Markella Zanni
LEGO Community Fund U.S.
Lissy Family Fund
MFS Investment Management
The Pinkerton Foundation
Richard W. Goldman Family Foundation
Silver Giving Foundation
Tracy & Greg Johnson Foundation
United Way of Greater Atlanta/Joseph B. Whitehead Foundation

$50,000 – 99,999

Anonymous (2)
Bella Vista Foundation
Caitlin and Ian Blasco
Early Education Funders Collaborative
Jennifer and Andrew Marrus
Mimi and Peter Haas Fund
News Corp
The Rose Hills Foundation
Robert Small and Christine Olsen
The Stocker Foundation
Valley of the Sun United Way
W. Clement and Jessie V. Stone Foundation

$25,000 – 49,999

Lorie Almon and Mitch Bompey
The Angelo Family Charitable Foundation
Bain Capital Children’s Charity
Bank of America
Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Karen Caballero and David Tayeh
Chris and Keena Clifford
F.A.O. Schwarz Family Foundation
Sakurako and William Fisher
Marilyn Friedman and Thomas Block
Richard A. and Susan P. Friedman
FThree Foundation
The Fund for Greater Hartford
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC
The Green Foundation
Dee and Jimmy Haslam
Lawrence J. and Anne Rubenstein Charitable Foundation
Liberty Mutual Foundation
Rebecca and Bennett Lindenbaum
Lovett-Woodsum Foundation
Polk Bros. Foundation
Tom and Jill Pulley
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The Stringer Foundation
Vanguard Strong Start for Kids Program
Warriors Community Foundation
Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
White & Case
Windmill Health Products

$10,000 – 24,999

Vijay and Swati Advani
Milena Alberti-Perez and David Perez
American Savings Foundation
Judy Angelo
Anonymous (2)
Karim and Yasmin Assef
BJ’s Wholesale Club
Hillary Blumberg
Ramy Brook
Grady and Amy Burnett
Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation
Career Partners Inc.
Citigroup Global Markets Inc.
James Cole Jr.
Commonwealth Children’s Fund
Stephanie and John Connaughton
Curtis Martin Job Foundation
Dodge & Cox
Tamara and Derek Dunn
DW Gore Family Foundation
The Fascitelli Family Foundation
Finnegan Family Foundation
First Republic Bank
Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher
Glaser Foundation
Grable Foundation
Lucy Green and Mark Flannery
Lars and Cristina Haegg
Gordy and Khristine Holterman
Insurance Industry Charitable Foundation – Western Division
Jennifer Johnson
The Joseph and Mercedes McMicking Foundation
The Kaplen Brothers Fund
Kevin T. Callaghan Charitable Trust
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Alice Kim and David Cynn
Carol Kochman
Michael Koester
Linde Family Foundation
Doug and Kristin Londal
Hiren Mankodi and Devika Kapoor
John and Lynda Marren
Minerals Technologies
Moccasin Lake Foundation
Morgan Stanley
Terrence and Nicola Mullen
Nuveen Investments, LLC
Office of Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
Bob and Mary Beth Persons
Matthew Pielert and Susannah Hall
Katie and Mark Pinho
Deb and Jed Plafker
Mark Polebaum and Diane Buhl
Alan Riffkin and Anne Turner
Chuck Robbins
Robins Kaplan LLP
Saab Family Foundation
Salesforce.com Inc.
Samsara Foundation
Robert and Ramy Sharp
Megan Sheetz
Witek Sobanski and Kerry Rockers
Andy Tang and Emily Lopez
Thunderbirds Charities
Wells Fargo Foundation
Tad and Melissa Yanagi

$5,000 – 9,999

Abbot and Dorothy H. Stevens Foundation
Allen H. and Selma W. Berkman Charitable Trust
Jack and Hilary Angelo
The Angelo Family Charitable Foundation
Dale Atkins-Rosen and Rob Rosen
John Brennan and Stephanie McKown
Charlesview Foundation
Cleveland H. Dodge Foundation
Kim and Kevin Colombo
Julia and James Davidson
The Draper Foundation – Timothy and Melissa Draper
Nigel Drepaul
Enhancing Tomorrow Foundation
Farmington Bank Community Foundation
Flour Bakery
Mary and Frode Foss-Skiftesvik
George Wasserman Family Foundation
Gray Foundation
Eric Greenberg
Gymboree Play & Music
Philip and Alicia Hammarskjold
J.C. Kellogg Foundation
Michael and Barbie John
The John Buck Company Foundation
Richard and Carole Johnson
Kaiser Permanente Northern California
Ali and David Kamin
Olana Khan
Matthew Koch
Persis Levy
Liberty Bank Foundation
Cabell Maddux
William and Irene Marsh
Microsoft Matching Gifts Program
Donna Muscari
Katie and Craig Nicholson
The Norcliffe Foundation
The P.A. Hutchison Company
Phi Gamma Delta of MIT
The Raich Family Fund
Marc Rowan
Rebecca Schechter and Alain Eudaric
Sidney Stern Memorial Trust
Harvey Spevak
The Talbert Family
The Thomas & Joy Mistele Charitable Fund
UnitedHealth Group Employee Giving
Urban Edge Housing Corporation
Verizon Media
Waffle House Foundation, Inc.
Wells Fargo Securities LLC
Matt Westmoreland
Andrew Wilson

$1,000 – 4,999

Leslie Abbey and Steve Dietz
Brian T. Agnew
Jim and Annette Alling
Julia and Wiley Anderson
Anonymous (4)
Whitney and Philip Arnautou
Scott and Hali Asplundh
Sylvia Atkins
Tim Bailey
Barclays Capital
Baretz + Brunelle
Liam Berryman
Rekha and Harshendu Bindal
Joshua Block
Blue State Coffee LLC
Daniel and Jill Brand
Violaine Briat
Briones Family
Letty and Jim Callinan
John Carroll
Joseph I. Castro and Mary Castro
The Cemala Foundation
The Charles Kaplan Fund of the Mayer and Morris Kaplan Family Foundation
The Claire Friedlander Family Foundation
Franklin Cohen
Rosy and Joshua Cohen
Jeff Cole
Cook Family Giving Fund
Nicole Culp
Kimberlynn B. Davis
Grier Tumas Dienstag
Chris and Molly Dillon
James and Jackie Dimitri
Draper Laboratory Employee Giving
Joan and Jerome Duffy
Nancy and Robert Duffy
Gregory Eckert
Rose Else-Mitchell and Greg Hill
Stephen Epstein
Luise Erdmann
James Fair
David Farer
David Flannery and Amy Wilson Flannery
Deborah Flood
Fortress Investment Group LLC
Stuart Francis and Diana Stark
Michelle and Robert Friend
Christina and Willie Geist
Gertz Family Charitable Fund
Joan Goldberg and Thomas Malone
Trudy and Robert Gottesman
The Grainger Foundation
Alex and Anick Guira
Kevin and Christy Hammond
Heidi Hardin
Dr. Michael and Mary Ann Hasenstab
Stan Heilbronn and Wendy Capeluto
Karen Hershey
Chris Hessler
Todd and Marlys Hinders
Dr. Stephen J. and Dr. Melanie Hoenig
Corey Hollenbeck
Jon Howes
Andrew and Shannon Hsu
Charissa Huan and Russel Huang
Japan Center Garage Corporation
James Jessee
Courtney and Chetan Joglekar
Joe Kaufman and Nancy Obler Kaufman
The Kaufman Family
Mark and Lydia Kennelley
Kessler Family Foundation of The Jewish Community Foundation of the East Bay
Kirkland & Ellis LLP
Klein Family Charitable Fund
Joshua Klevens and Anna Sinaiko
Lisa Kohl
Ryan Kroeger
Riaz and Melanie Ladhabhoy
Linda Langin
Jay and Kathy Lathen
The LeBlanc Family
Sumin Li
Tammy Li
Eeling Lim
The Lin Family
Lowenthal Family Foundation
Lauren and Michael Marrus
Match Education
John McGuire Jr. and Elizabeth McGuire
Meredith and John Meeks
Eugene Mercy Jr.
Lynn Mestel
Michael and Joni-Sue Levine Family Fund
Benjamin Miles
Arthur Mills IV
Daryl Mintz
Cynthia Mitchell
Kaitlin and Anthony Mitchell
Charles Moore
Jeffrey L. Moss
T. Clark Munnell Jr. and Esra Munnell
Elizabeth Nguyen
Robert Nobile
The Pappas Family Charitable Fund
Nimesh Patel
Chris Perkins
Edward and Maggie Perks
The Peyrelongue and Guerra Family
Pfizer Foundation Matching Gifts Program
Jourdana Phillips
Stephen and Lisa Plavin
Benjamin Rasmussen
Richard Reiss
Kim Richmond and Rodney Priddy
Ira and Diana Riklis
Sue and Todd Ringoen
Cecile Rivel
Shaiza Rizavi
Stephen Sadove
Michael and Amanda Salzhauer
SBM Charitable Foundation, Inc.
Nina Schwartz
Ashish and Sapna Shah
Sirely Shaldjian
Shearman & Sterling LLP
Shorelight Education LLC
John and Ereca Shrewsberry
John Sigel and Sally Reid
John and Gabriela Sipe
Janet Slom
Linda Smith
Sony Corporation of America
The Sprague Household
Suffolk University
Mike Kiedel and Kate Surman
Erica Swainson
John and Linda Swainson
Frances Sweeney and Francis Fraenkel
Katie and Kirk Syme
Peggy Tanner
Brendan and Jackie Tansill
Nicole Taylor
Kerry and Jay Tolisano
Urban Teachers
Anthony Valentino
Village Community School
VISA Employee Giving
Brittany Wade
Betty and Alan Weintraub
Natalie Wexler and Jim Feldman
William H. Herrman Foundation
John and Leslie Wilson
Robert and Yoojin Grace Wuertz
Elizabeth and Adrian Zackheim

In-Kind Gifts of $1,000+

Ballantine Books
Ella Fitzgerald Charitable Foundation
Franklin Templeton
HarperCollins Publishers
Macmillan Publishers
Penguin Random House

Together, we can help all children build the key language and literacy skills they need to take on the world.

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