Giving Thanks

The board and staff of the Fund for Investigative Journalism would like to express our gratitude to the following organizations and individuals who have donated time and resources in support of our work during the past year.

Major Contributors:

Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation

Gannett Foundation

Green Park Foundation

Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation

Nicholas B. Ottaway Foundation

Otto-Whalley Family Foundation

Park Foundation

Shari L. Pfleeger

Reva & David Logan Foundation

Connie Rydberg and Nirav Kapadia

The Estate of William L. Matzkin

The Herb Block Foundation

The Nara Fund


Catalogue for Philanthropy – Greater Washington

Investigative Reporters and Editors

Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University

Society of Environmental Journalists

Eric Fingerhut, Pro Bono Attorney, Dykema

Leigh Riddick, Pro Bono Financial Advisor, Kogod School of Business, American University


David Biello, Scientific American

Ron Campbell, Orange County Register

Rose Ciotta, WIBV-TV – Buffalo

Wendell Cochran, American University

Sarah Cohen, New York Times

Marla Cone, Environmental Health News

Chase Davis, New York Times

David Donald, Center for Public Integrity

Peggy Engel, Alicia Patterson Foundation

Mark Feldstein, University of Maryland

Gary Fields, Wall Street Journal

Robin Fields, ProPublica

Mary Fricker, RepoWatch

Ryan Gabrielson, Center for Investigative Reporting

James Grimaldi, Wall Street Journal

Dianna Hunt, Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Ingrid Lobet, Houston Chronicle

Kristen Lombardi, Center for Public Integrity

Elizabeth Lucas, Investigative Reporters and Editors

Josh Meyer, Northwestern University

Jim Morris, Center for Public Integrity

Shawn Musgrave, Muckrock

Deborah Nelson, University of Maryland

Lise Olsen, Houston Chronicle

Judy Pasternak, Author

John Ryan, KOUW Radio – Seattle

Ricardo Sandoval Palos, Human Rights Watch

Tony Schick, Investigative Reporters and Editors

Andy Segal, Andy Segal Productions

Ken Silverstein, Al Jazeera America

Joe Stephens, Washington Post

Tisha Thompson, WRC-TV – Washington DC

Mc Nelly Torres, Florida Center for Investigative Reporting

Ken Ward, Charleston Gazette

Chris Woodside, Freelance

Alison Young, USA Today

Scott Zamost, CNN

Daniel Zwerdling, NPR