Empowering Youth Through Education

Our 2014-15 Supporters

We thank all of our generous donors for their support. The following donors made an annual donation of $5,000 and above between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015:


The Otis Booth Foundation

Los Angeles Scholars Investment Fund

Relativity Media


$100,000 - $249,999

Rebecca Susan Buffett Foundation

Lucia Rodriguez

Kathleen and Dale Rosenbloom

Wells Fargo

Windsong Trust


$50,000 - $99,999

The Banky-LaRocque Foundation

Cherna and Gary Gitnick, M.D.

Janice and Robert Goldman

Jo Ann and Charles Kaplan

Ryan Kavanaugh

John P. Lamerdin Scholarship Fund via the California Community Foundation

Melanie and Richard Lundquist

Alba and Thomas Tull


$25,000 - $49,999

Jackie and Howard Banchik

Edythe and Eli Broad

Michael Buble


The Capital Group Companies

Marcia and George Chami

Colbeck Capital Management, LLC

Edwin W. and Catherine M. Davis Foundation

Deluxe Entertainment

The Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation

Nancy Ferguson

Jana Waring Greer and Randall Greer

The Mayer and Morris Kaplan Family Foundation

John and Kathy Kissick

Josh Klinefelter

Legendary Pictures

Steven T. Mnuchin

Nesbitt Foundation via Northern Trust Bank of California

Kenneth T. and Eileen L. Norris Foundation

Paramount Pictures

Jami Gertz and Tony Ressler

Skechers USA, Inc.

Skydance Productions

Dwight Stuart Youth Fund


$5,000 - $24,999

Katie McGrath and J.J. Abrams


Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, LLP

Allied Integrated Marketing

AMC Theatres

American Realty Advisors Charitable Foundation

Leslie Mann and Judd Apatow

Ares Management, LLC

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.

Bank of America and the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, Inc.

Charla and Michael Barnathan

The Barth Family Foundation

Bergen Foundation

The Sheri and Les Biller Family Foundation

Camie and Thomas Booker

Aryeh Bourkoff

Brenden Mann Foundation


John W. Carson Foundation

Americo Cascella

Chaudhari Family Foundation

Sandy Climan

Bill Cockrum

Jason Colodne

Crowell & Moring

Mary Rose and Devin Daniels

Robert Davidow

Davis Love III Foundation

Danny Davis


Discovery Land Company

Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Tomy Drissi

Edison International

David Ellison

Entertainment One Television

Dr. Melina Esrailian, D.D.S. and Dr. Eric Esrailian, M.D.

First Choice Bank

Rafael Fogel

Sheril and Robert Freedman

Melissa and Dan Glasser

Laurie J. Goldberg

Rita Wilson and Tom Hanks

The Herman Foundation

Tracy and Stuart Herriott

Ignition Creative

Illumination Entertainment


Jack Neinstein and The Marcia Israel Foundation, Inc.

Linda Janger

Deborah and Ivan Kallick

Marilyn and Jeffrey Katzenberg

Kelton Research, LLC

Mark Kress

Grace E. Latt

The Robert Lemelson Foundation

Avi Lerner



Merrill Lynch

Carey Metz

Anne Sweeney and Philip Miller

Tina Mirfarsi

Diane and Paul Mohilef

Monster Media

The Morton Family Charitable Fund

Munger, Tolles and Olson LLP

Navigators Management Company, Inc.

NBC Universal

NBC4 via the California Community Foundation

NE Systems

Nielsen NRG

Nu Image, Inc.

OneWest Bank

Oppenheimer & Co., Inc.

Marti and Tony Oppenheimer


The Ring Foundation

Robert Gore Rifkind Foundation

Laura and Kenny Rogers

Stephanie and Charles Roven

D. Michael Rust Endowment of Sacramento Region Community Foundation

Jolene and George Schlatter

Butch Schuman

Leslie and Carl Schuster

Screen Engine LLC

Ryan Seacrest

David Shane

Laura and Jeff Shell

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP

Dr. Madeleine Sherak

Ginger and William Sherak

Shoutz, Inc.

Sierra Affinity

Ben Silverman

Carlos Slim

Lon V. Smith Foundation

Doreen and Fred Solomon

Michelle and Tim Somers

Sony Pictures Entertainment

Specialty Family Foundation

The Fran and Ray Stark Foundation

Stereo D

Subaru of America, Inc

Sun Valley Writers' Conference

The TJX Companies, Inc. and The TJX Foundation, Inc.

Reva and William Tooley

Tessa and Tucker Tooley

Twentieth Century Fox


Ralph Collins Walter

Janelle and Brian Werdesheim

Werner Family Fund

Susan and Geoffrey Wharton

James Wiatt

Susan Harris and Paul Junger Witt

Carla Mann Woods and Eric Woods

Ziffren Brittenham, LLP

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