Supporters

Foundation and Government Supporters of the National Book Foundation

  • The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • The Art for Justice Fund, a sponsored project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors
  • The Ford Foundation, via Velvet Film
  • National Endowment for the Arts
  • New York State Council on the Arts
  • New York City Department of Cultural Affairs

 

The National Book Foundation receives generous support from many individuals, foundations, corporations, and government agencies. We are grateful to the following members of our community of supporters who made a contribution to the National Book Foundation between November 1, 2016 and October 15, 2017.

 

$100,000+

Barnes & Noble, Penguin Random House, Scholastic Inc.

 

$50,000+

Anonymous, Central National Gottesman Inc.

 

$25,000+

The Amazon Literary Partnership, Cheryl Cohen Effron, Creative Artists Agency, Dick Robinson, ExpandED Schools, Facebook, Google, Hachette Book Group, HarperCollinsPublishers, The Levenger Foundation, National Endowment for the Arts, Simon & Schuster

 

$10,000+

Algonquin Books, Audible, Books-a-Million, Camba, Inc., Philipp Engelhorn, Graywolf Press, Grove Atlantic, IBM Media & Entertainment, Ingram Content Group, Janklow & Nesbit, Thomas L. Kempner Jr., in honor of David Steinberger, Lea Carpenter, Lerner Publishing Group, Les B. Levi, Macmillan, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, Nicolas Niarchos, Talent Strategies, The New York Times, The Zelnick Bezlberg, Charitable Trust, Alberto Vitale, W. W. Norton & Co.

 

$5,000+

Amazon.com, David J. Berger, Book of the Month Club, City of New York, Markus Dohle, Hetrick-Martin Institute, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, International House, William & Katherine J. Rayner, ReaderLink, Susan S. & Kenneth L. Wallach Foundation, Wesleyan University Press

 

$2,500+

The Asen Foundation, Clare Bingham, Lucia Ferreira, Richard Hurowitz, Judith’s Reading Room, Carolyn Reidy, Richard Sarnoff, William Schutte, Sourcebooks, David Steinberger, Stuart S. Applebaum Giving Foundation, in honor of Claire Von Schilling, The University of Akron Press, Elpidio Villarreal, WME

 

$1,000+

Kathi Appelt, Neil Baldwin, Maxwell Neely Cohen, Michael Collins, Joel Connaroe, Morgan Entrekin, Donna Fish, Katie Freeman, Friends of the Greensboro Public Library, Glaxo Smith Kline, Ruth Liebmann, Lisa Lucas, Mary McAveney, Fiona McCrae, W. Drake McFeely, Greg Miller, Calvert Morgan, David Mortimer, Brian A. Napack, Deborah Needleman & Jacob Weisberg, Sara Nelson, Lynn Nesbit, Peter Osnos, Naria Santa Lucia, Sara Shandler, Shelley Wanger, Whispering Bells Foundation, Women of Letters, Jacqueline Woodson, Syma and Walt Zerkow

 

$500+

Michelle Blankenship, Don DeLillo, Timothy Egan, Faith Childs, Literary Agency, Henry Finder, Bart Freundlich & Julianne Moore, Jaimy Gordon, Baupost Group, Deborah Landau, Anthony Marx, Joe Minetto, Jaimee Pslamonds & Bobby Viola, Lorraine Shanley, Luke Simpson, Calvin Sims

 

$250+

Lorrie Bartlett, Blue Flower Arts, Judy Blundell, Regina Brooks, Steve Cannon, Erin Edmison, James Gandre, in honor of Calvin Sims, Brenda Greene, Thomas Christopher Greene, Alison Hastings, Poets House, Tina Jordan, Tom Kretchmar, Barbara Krethmar, Deborah Landau, Kevin Nguyen, Whitney Peeling, Clare Peeters, Daniel Pink & Jessica Lerner, Michael Reynolds, Benjamin Samuel, Ira Silverberg, Michael Taeckens, April Thalman

 

$100+

Lia Album, Dan Arguedas, Kim Batterson Biglow, Anthony Berman, Jeanne Birdsall, Sarah Louise Bishop, Patrick Brown, Kimberly Burns, Jack Cella, Wyatt Cenac, Jade Chang, Charlotte Sheedy, Literary Agency, Ricardo Chavira, Ta-Nehisi Coates, Laurel Cosman, Lulu Delacre, Allison Devers, Anthony Doerr, Neelmini Emmanuel, Toni Fay, Emily Feingold, Tasha Gemma, Julia Glass, Annette Gordon-Reed, James Hafele, Andy Hunter, Bruce Jacobs, Justine Jones, Philip Klay, Maris Kreizman, Megan Lynch, Gregory Maguire, Matt McCann, Terry McMillan, Ian Mok, Dr. Yolanda T. Moses & James F. Bawek, Pamela Muir, David Patterson, Catherine Peterson, Evridiki Poumpouridis, Melissa Rabbani, Vanessa Reid, Fabiano Riberio, Helen Rosner, Justin Ross, Bashir Salahuddin, Christine Schutt, Tim Seibles, Steve Sheinkin, Joan Silber, Al Silverman, Peter Spears, Kate G. Stark, Jeffrey Steinberg, Rosemary Stimola, Kathleen Runde Sullivan, Cynthia Sweeney, David Sweeney, Sarah Weinman, Jan Weissmiller, Monica Youn, Shirley Zanton

 

Under $100

A Gathering of the Tribes, Katie Adams, Allison Amend, Bradley Babendir, Deirdre Bair, Teresa Baker, Caitlin Baker, Jennifer Baker, Sarah Baline, Laura Bandel, Melissa Bankes, Heather Barlow, Bill Barnwell, Ruth Baron, Edward Bauer, Daniel Beatty, Karen Bender, Benevity, James Berg, Rosalind Bienvenu, Andrew Blauner, Amy Brill, Tayla Burney, Gregory Campbell, Hillary Canan, Caroline Casey, Kyle Chayka, Alexander Chee, Frances Cheever, Angela Chen, Andrew Chizzik, Nicole Chung, Dymtro Churo, Jeanne Claridge, Aaron Cohen, Jessica Cunningham, Kathy Danerman, Nellie Debbeler, Jason Diamond, Fern Diaz, Kamilah Dixon-Shamb, Kevin Dolezal, Jennifer Doll, Sheryl Eaton, Popp Edmonds, Andrew Ellsworth, Sarah Endo, Seth Endo, Kimberly Engebrigser, Bronwen Everill, Andrew & Katherine Fair, Suneeta Fernandes, Shane Ferro, Rachel Fershleiser, Chris Fischbach, Marisa Fischetti, Bernette Ford, Belinda Friis, Ann Gold, Michael Goldsmith, Glenna Gorlick, Andrea Gough, Chris Griffin, Perry Grossman, David Grossman, Robert Guinsler, Charles Hailer, Jenny Han, Liberty Hardy, Beth Harrison, Mark Hecker, Robert Hindy, Peter Hoang, Jamie Hodari, Adrian Hon, Chery Howell, Daniel Hoyt, Jazmine Hughes, Akilah Hughes, Mitchell Jackson, Steven Jacobs, Martin Jerez, Jeff Kim, Daniel Kinsey, Georgeann Klaus Jenkins, Debra Kletter, Brett Lauer, Becca Laurie, Franklin Leonard, Alan Levine, Kathleen Lingo, Jennifer Livingston, Tyler Long, Elizabeth Lopatto, Gail Lumet Buckley, Ian MacAllen, Cody Madsen, Joseph Maffey, Alia Matanok, Holloway McCandless, Ryan McDermott, Garrett Miller, Nicholas Miranda, Sy Montgomery, Caroline Moss, Jasmine Moy, Laurie Muchnick, Emily Murphy, Ethan Nosowky, Diana Odasso, Steph Opitz, Megan O’Shea, Jo Palmore, Beth Parker, Frank Pavlik, Alexis Percival, Camille Perri, Nicole Phillis, Estee Pierce, Shana Pradeep, Rebecca Putman, Phyllis Relyea, Helen Robin, Jennifer Rosen, Amit Runchal, Frank Ryde, Ian Matthew Sartwell, Rakesh Satyal, Lynne Sharon Schwartz, Nicole Sealey, Laura Settlemyer, Julie Sheldon, Scott Spencer, Cameron Spickert, Elizabeth Stanfield, Caitlin Steiger, Theresa Stein, Leigh Stein, Jessica Suarez, Pitchaya Sudbanthad, Brandon Taylor, Jamie Toporovich, Florella Valdesolo, Florinda Vasquez, Hallie Von Ammon, Jonathan Walsh, Esme Wang, Charisse Waugh, Jonathan Wilde, Peter Wilson, Ed Winstead, Kent Wolf, Meg Wolitzer, Amy Wolk, Benjamin Woodard, George Zaidan, Penny Zhang

 

We are grateful for gifts at all levels. If we have inadvertently omitted your name from this list of donors from November 1, 2016 through October 15, 2017, please contact Beth Harrison at bharrison@nationalbook.org. Thank you.