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 October 16, 2017 and October 15, 2018.

$100,000-$249,999

Barnes & Noble
Penguin Random House

 

$50,000-$99,999

Anonymous
Amazon Literary Partnership
Central National Gottesman Inc.
Facebook
NYC Department of Youth & Community Development

 

$25,000 – $49,999

Google
Hachette Book Group
HarperCollins Publishers
Scholastic Inc.
Simon & Schuster

 

$10,000 – $24,999

Audible
Books-A-Million
CAMBA Inc.
Creative Artists Agency
Cinereach
David Drummond
Grove Atlantic
Hudson Book Group
IBM Media & Entertainment
Ingram Content Group
International House
Sang J. Lee
Les B. Levi
The Literary Affairs Medici Foundation
LSC Communications
Michael and Lili Lynton
Macmillan
The New York Times
Nicolas Niarchos
W.W. Norton & Co.
Russell Reynolds Associates, Inc.
Alfred P. Sloan Foundation
Alberto A. Vitale
Jennifer Rudolph Walsh
The Zelnick Bezlberg Charitable Trust

 

$5,000 – $9,999

Anonymous
Candlewick Press
Markus Dohle
Europa Editions
Graywolf Press
Hetrick-Martin Institute
Hyde and Watson Foundation
Fred Iseman
Janklow & Nesbit
Deborah Needleman
Bruce Nichols
Oxford University Press
Katharine Rayner
ReaderLink
Charles Stevenson
Elpidio Villarreal
Susan S. & Kenneth L. Wallach Foundation
Michelle Weiner
William Morris Endeavor

 

$2,500 – $4,999

Stuart S. Applebaum Giving Foundation, in honor of Susan Kamil
The Asen Foundation
Author’s Guild
Baker & Taylor
Sarah Shandler Banks
Book of the Month Club
Mr. Christopher Cerf & Ms. Katherine Vaz
Ellen Clarke de Saint Phalle
Lucia Ferreira
GlaxoSmithKline
Jon Miller
Anna Luisa Ponti
Carolyn Reidy
Elizabeth Smith
David Steinberger
Shelley Wanger
Wesleyan University Press
Jeffrey Wild
Margo & Irwin Winkler Charitable Foundation
Bruce Yannett

 

$1,000 – $2,499

Anonymous
Kathi Appelt
Quang Bao
Lauren Cerand
Nicole Cliffe
Stephen Cohen
Morgan Entrekin
Kirby Family Foundation
David Levithan
Ruth Liebmann
Anthony W. Marx
Mary McAveney
Fiona McCrae
W. Drake McFeely
Gregory R. Miller
Brian Napack
Maxwell Neely-Cohen
Lynn Nesbit
B. J. Novak
Peter Osnos
PEN America
PEN/Faulkner Foundation
Bruno Quinson
Lorraine Shanley
Dan Simon
Emma Straub
Cynthia D’Aprix Sweeney
Whispering Bells Foundation
Writers House

 

$500 – $999

Anonymous (2)
Neil Baldwin
Michelle Blankenship
Brooklyn Academy of Music
Robert Caro
Alexander Chee, in honor of Christopher Chee
Concordia College
Don and Barbara DeLillo
Erica Armstrong Dunbar
Glory Edim
Jennifer Egan
Daniel Ehrenhaft
Lily Followill
Katie Freeman
Goldberg McDuffie Communications
Jaimy Gordon
John Haworth
A. M. Homes
Diane Keaton
Tom Kretchmar
Deborah Landau
Min Jin Lee
Wesley Lowery
Scott Manning & Associates
Martha Stewart Living
Gaylord Neely
New York University’s Center for Publishing
Kevin Nguyen
Katherine Paterson
Nathaniel Philbrick
Portland Literary Arts
Cherry Provost
Jason Reynolds, with love, and in memory of Mr. Reginald Lucas
Emma Roberts
Calvin Sims
Jaimee Psalmonds Viola
Beverley Zabriskie

 

$250 – $499

Anonymous (6)
Jennifer Acker
Lisa Altman
Lorrie Bartlett
Suzy Benzinger
Books Are Magic
Claire Casey
Ricardo Chavira
Becky Draper
Jill Draper
Seth Endo & Sarah Louise Bishop
Toni Fay
Andrew Fitzgerald
Mary Gannon
Krista & Eric Gigone
Rigoberto Gonzalez
Mark Iwanicki
Nicole Johnson
David Jones
David Levering Lewis
Lisa Lucas
Jacey Mitziga
Richard & Tracey Moorhead
Brian McGreevy
Steve Olson
Benjamin Samuel
Tracy Sherrod
Leslie Shipman
Ira Silverberg
Clint Smith
Jess Walter

 

$100 – $249

Anonymous (36)
A Gathering of Tribes
Rebecca Ailes-Fine
Rumaan Alam
Cristina Alger
Meredith & Bryan Andrews
Jami Attenberg
Deborah Baker & Amitav Ghosh
Edward Ball
The Bent Agency
Laurence Bergreen
Jeanne Birdsall
Judy Blundell
Kyle Brown
Kathleen Carson
Jade Chang
Catherine Chung & David Livshiz
Gregory Cook
Karen Cotton
Jessica Cunningham
Amanda D’Acierno
Lulu Delacre
Sharon Dobben
Nina Dobrev
Benjamin Dreyer
Philip Eil
Eric Elkins
Dan Elmoznino
Juliet Emanuel
Patricia Engel
Rachel Fershleiser
Frances FitzGerald
Martine Fournier
William Frederick
Jason Gallaher
Suzanne Murphy Giatzis
John Glassie
Ben Gott
Ami Greko
Yaa Gyasi
James Hafele
Kirsten Hall
Zach Halmstad
Ben Hammersley
Jenny Han, in memory of Reggie Lucas
Beth Harrison
Stephanie Heaton
Alia HH
Brigid Hughes
Russell Hunter
Robert King
Kitchen Arts & Letters, Inc.
Phil Klay
Vicki Lee
Georgianne Levangie
Elizabeth Lippow
Julia Livingston
Elizabeth Lopatto
Megan Lynch
P. J. Mark
Terri McCullough
Michelle McLenithan
Terry McMillan
Miwa Messer
Elizabeth Mitchell
Laurie Muchnick
Trill Murray
The National Book Foundation staff, in memory of Reggie Lucas
Diana Odasso
Daniel José Older
Linda Sue Park
Bethanne Patrick, in memory of Cheryl Marguerite Cricks
Candace Payne
Holly Petroff
Alex Potapov
Andrew Rannells
Sue Ringler Pet
Patricia Rossi
Brenda Scott Royce
Philip Schultz
Christine Schutt
The Second Shelf, in honor of Reggie Lucas
Sujal Shah
Anna Shinoda
Lisa Smilor
Stephen Sparks, on behalf of Point Reyes Books
Peter Spears
Scott Spencer
Elizabeth Stewart
Jamison Stoltz
Michael Taeckens
Myra Taylor
William Thomas & Cynthia Launer
Megan Threlkeld
Jaime Toporovich
Lucy Wang
Sarah Weinman
Gloria Whelan
Rita Williams-Garcia
Marisa Wilson
Walter M. Woodward Jr.
Kim Zetter

 

Under $100

Anonymous (132)
Ariel Aberg-Riger
Dr. Ida Acuna-Garza, in appreciation from the South Texas Literacy Coalition
Charles Adams
Katie Adams
Damon Agnos
Carol Hill Albert
Johanna Albrecht
Raluca Albu
Allen Mark Aranas
Michael Arbit
Katherine Arnold
Afia Atakora
Scarlett Atwood
Ellis Avery
Chaz Boston Baden
Janine Bajus
Angelica Baker
Jennifer Baker
Marian Barlage
Ellen Bartzen
Andrea Blancas Beltran
Sarah Beaudoin
Jane Beeman, in honor of Annick
Erin Belieu
Jim Berg
Laura van Berg
Rhonda Berkower
Brooke Berman, in memory of Marilyn and Harvey Berman
Katherine Berner
Rosalind Bienvenu
Jeanne Birdsall
Alexandra Birnbach
Michael Bolden
Kristin Bonilla
Michelle Bowles
Monica Boyd-Deschaine
Heather Brady
Michael Brentar
Amy Brill
Darrin Brightman
Regina Brooks
Whitney Brown
Amanda-Ozma Bryant
Danielle Bukowski
Anthony Burch
Erin Bushnell, in memory of Pam Bushnell
Annie C.
Jenn Cable
Frances Cabrera
Heather Campbell, in honor of Mary Campbell
Hillary Canan
Rachel Cantor
Laura Todd Carns
Patty Carpenter, in memory of Jane
Rebecca Carroll
Nick Chapman
Fred Chappell
Sarah Cherenack
Shells Chun
Melissa Cline
Daphne Coats
Adam Cohen
Phoebe Cohen
Justin Colón
Donna Compositor-Taylor
Yesenia V. Corporan
Kristi Coulter
James Croghan
Ellen Datlow
Carol De Chellis Hill
Annick Dellmann-Schafer
Marcy Dermansky
Alison DeWolfe
Jason Diamond
Vanessa Diaz
Natalie Difford
Rebecca Dinerstein
Rosemary Donahue
Colleen Donfield, in memory of Barbara Bahr
Rebecca Donnelly
Sally Drake
Brigette Driller
Katie Dvorak
Morgan Eads
Sheryl Eaton
Trey Edmond
Chad Efaw
Sarah Endo
Jennifer Epstein
Lily Erickson
Ashley Erlick
Holly Esterline
Kathleen Evans
Victoria Evans
Michelle F.
Corinna Fabre, in memory of Dena Hagen
Linda Fader
Julie Falatko
Kristen Farlow
Marla Farrell
Ashleigh Fata
Emily Feingold
Sarah Ferguson
Hilary Fernald
Andrea Field
Chris & Katie Fischbach
Rachelle Fitch
Jane Fitzpatrick
Cheryl Flack
Ashley C. Ford
Nancy Franklin, in memory of my mother
Brent Eveleth & Meghan Fredrich
Laurie Freeling
Kristen French
Stephanie Frerich
Carrie Friday
Tanya and Denise Friedman
Frances Frost
Dora Fung
Kerri Galante
N Galvin
The Garamond Agency
Laia Garcia
Kate Garrick
Teresa Genaro
Sophia Geskin
John Glassie
Jami Gold
Chloe Goodhart
Glenna Gorlick
Melissa Gradel
Erica Gray
Katy Greenberg
Carolyn Greer
Lauren Groff
Magda Gross
Casey Guerin
Jasmine Guillory
Byron H.
Bethany Halasz
Holly Hamlett
Alison Hamm, in memory of Rexanna Hamm
Rachel Hands
Caitlin Hannah
Robin Happel
Liberty Hardy
Matthew Harmon
Rachael Harris
Jeffrey Hart
Jenny Hayes
Holly Hein
Andrea L. Herbert
Nancy Hightower
Babette Hines
Elliott Holt
Jen Hood
Maegan Houang
Whitney Hu
Erica Huff
Sonya Huber, in tribute to Lisa Lucas’s father
Ryan Hughes
Jesse Huth
Ben Izzo
Michael Jagela
Chuck James
Donovan Jamison
Kelly Janes
Beth Janson
@JenReadsRomance
Debra Johnson
Jenny Johnson
Daniel Jones
Gail Jones
Hannah Jones
Megan Jones
Regina Joskow
Liz Jury
Rachel Kambury
Edith Kaplan
Marnie Kaplan
Julia Kardon
Adam Keller
Mary Kelly
Lydia Kiesling
Leni Kirschenbaum
Taya Kitman
Brett Kleiman
Melissa Kline
Marisa Knox
Elizabeth Koch
Victoria Koch
Michele Kotler
Michelle Koufopoulos
Maris Kreizman
Allyson Kramer
Emily Krell
Jess Kwan
R.O. Kwon
Laurel Lathrop
Brett Fletcher Lauer
Aly Laux
Larry Lawrence
Kaitlyn Lee
Melissa Lehman
Edan Lepucki
Library Lady
Christine Luc
Kay Lustig
Toya M.
Ken MacKenzie
Heather Mackey
Joseph Maffey
Domenica Marchetti
Ina Maslana
Irene Mathieu
Claire Mazur
Holloway McCandless
Elizabeth McCracken
Jackson Melius
Ki-Wing Merlin
Scott Meslow
Brenda M. Michelson
Gattlin Miller
Mike Miller
Zack Miller
MMB, in honor of RM & EM
Szilvia Molnar
Bailey Moon
Chelsea Moore
Josh Moore
Lisa Moran
Matt Morgenstern
Angela Munoz
Andy Murdock
Melissa Nat
Eric Nelson
Kimberly Nelson
Julia Neumann
Eric Andrew Newman
Johnathan Nguyen
Melissa Nicks
Teddie Norton
Amy O’Brien
L. M. Oberleas
Stephanie Opitz
Maret Orliss
Deborah L. Orr, in memory of Ethel L. Orr
Daniella Pagan
Marisa Pagano
Iva-Marie Palmer
Jane Pannell
Shirley Parenteau
Sam Passow
Andrew Paynter
Bradford Pearson
Whitney Peeling
Kristen Pengelly, in memory of Susan Pengelly
Laura Perkins
ML Philpott
Phinney Books
Mary Ping
Niina Pollari
Michael Power
Grace Prasad
Eli & Asha Pratt
Stacy Presser
Bob Proehl
Allison Punch
Sarah Randall
Yasmine Raouf
Erika Raskin
Nora Rawn
Hilary Redmon
Megan Reid
Vanessa Reid
Phyllis Relyea
Price Reynard
Jeffrey Ricker
Julie Ries
Nicole Ripken
Katie Risseeuw
Tiffany Roberts
Hazel Rochman
Fances Rooney
Caryn Rose, in memory of Barbara Rose
Haroula Rose
Elizabeth Rossi
Emily Rossi
Rebecca Rubenstein
Laura Ruby
Angelica Russell
Cerrome Russell
John Rutherford
Kaitlyn S.
Lauren S.
C.S. Samson
Chelsea Samuel
SCBWI: California North/Central Region
Julie Scelfo, in appreciation of Lisa Lucas
Katie Schenkel
Jessica Scheuer
Fred Schmalz
Katherine Schulten
Joe Schuster
Lynne Sharon Schwartz
Philip Seastrom
Erik Shanabrough
Melody Shemtov
Risa Shiman
Sasha Shlyamberg
Tamara Shopsin
Beth Shorr
Janet Simon
Sara Sligar
Rachael Small, in memory of Eleanor and Abraham Small
Becky Smith
Cynthia Smith
Sherelle Cary Smith, in memory of Reggie Lucas
Darc Sowers
Robert A. Stanton
Elizabeth Ames Staudt, on behalf of MOKKMB
Hallie Stiller
John Stintzi
Tom Stock-Hendel
Studio Portmanteau
Veronica Sustic
Saba Sulaiman
Michael Taeckens
Mark Takemoto
Katie Tamola
Deborah Taylor, in memory of Robin Smith
Laini Taylor
Melissa Thomson
Arielle Ticho
Bill Tipper & Theresa Claire
Kim Tomsic
Marc Torrence
Miriam Touchton
Jennifer Trofa
Matt Trussell
Rebecca Turkington
Ellen Umansky
Anna Verghese
Danielle Villano
Hallie Von Ammon
Susan W.
Ann Ward
Robin Wasserman
Caity Weaver
Melissa Weeks
Bruce Weigl
Julie Wernersbach
Lis Wheeler
Christian and Rebecca Wilkie
Stacie M. Williams
Danyel & Elliott Wilson
Ed Winstead
Adriana Witthoeft
Amy Wolk
D. Woo and B.H.
Michael Yarbrough, in memory of Reggie Lucas
David Youngblood
Leslie C. Youngblood
Sara Yuskiewicz
Joy Zigo
Tamara Zimet

 

We are grateful for gifts at all levels. If we have inadvertently omitted your name from this list of donors from October 16, 2017 and October 15, 2018, please contact Beth Harrison at bharrison@nationalbook.org. Thank you.