Select Page


The School for Advanced Research depends on the generosity of many people, for which all of us at SAR are deeply grateful. The following lists those individuals, corporations, and organizations whose cumulative lifetime giving has been instrumental in allowing SAR to fulfill its important mission. We extend our deepest appreciation to these generous donors (as of May 1, 2016).

Cumulative giving of $1,000,000 or more.

Annenberg Foundation
Eric and Barbara Dobkin
Susan Foote and Stephen Feinberg
Estate of Reverend Davis Given
Marshall L. McCune +
Julie M. Michel +
National Endowment for the Humanities
Anne Ray Charitable Trust
Weatherhead Foundation
Zemurray Foundation

+ We acknowledge the generosity of those donors who have passed on.

Cumulative giving of $100,000 to $999,999.

Bill and Nettie Adams
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Arthur Vining Davis Foundations
BF Foundation
Malcom Wood + and John J. Bodine +
Steven Bohlin and Rachel O’Keefe
Dorothy Bracey and Tom Johnson
Jason and Heather Brady
Brown Foundation, Inc.
Vera R. Campbell
Lloyd and Margit Cotsen
William and Virginia Cowles +
Benjamin F. and Sally Crane +
Flora Crichton
Ronald and Susan Dubin
Educational Foundation of America
Ethel-Jane Westfeldt Bunting Foundation
Holly A. Hart
Catherine M. Harvey
Henry Luce Foundation, Inc.
Heritage Mark Foundation
Diane and Philip Jonsson
Rhonda F. Judy
Rollin W. King and Mary Ella King +
James and Sudye Kirkpatrick
Robert and Miryam Knutson
Marjorie and Jack Lambert +
Don and Jean Lamm
Lannan Foundation
Margot Linton and Robert Linton +
Margaret A. Cargill Foundation
John and Nancy McCune +
McCune Foundation
T.H. and Inge Marie McElvain
Catherine B. McElvain +
National Science Foundation
Leonora Paloheimo +
Peters Family Art Foundation
Vin and Caren Prothro Foundation
Salus Mundi Foundation
Rosemarie Shellaberger +
James Slaughter
J.I. Staley +
Dorothy Stevenson +
Doris Stone +
Haydee and Samuel Stone +
Eugene and Clare Thaw
Thornburg Investment Management
Vera R. Campbell Foundation
Betty L. Vortman
Sallie Wagner +
John and Samantha Williams

+ We acknowledge the generosity of those donors who have passed on.

Cumulative giving of $50,000 to $99,999.

Maggie and Christian Andersson
Wallis Annenberg
Anonymous (2)
Ann Baumann +
Roy Bickley +
John Bourne
H. Berry and JoBeth Cash
John S. Catron and Laurie Archer
Anne-Marie and Michael Crichton +
Charles and Valerie Diker
John and Margot Ernst
Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Charitable Trust
Feinberg Foundation
Herbert Grand-Girard +
Horace W. Goldsmith Foundation
William and Muriel Howells +
Karen Loud
Dennis and Janis Lyon
Linda Marcus
Frits Markus +
Faith Meem +
Helene Singer Merrin and Seymour Merrin +
David and Marjorie Morehead
Mabel Morrow +
Pinon Charitable Agency
Crennan M. Ray
Louisa Stude Sarofim
Christopher and Ann Smeall
Stockman Family Foundation
Thornburg Investment Management
Lore Thorpe
Diane and Peter Vennema

+ We acknowledge the generosity of those donors who have passed on.

Pin It on Pinterest