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We Gratefully Acknowledge Our Major Donors

We are ever grateful to these families and individuals who give $1,000 or more annually in support of Worldreader’s mission to bring books to all. To see a list of our institutional supporters and partners, please visit here.


* Denotes multi-year pledges. Worldreader sends our deepest thanks to donors who have committed unrestricted multi-year support to sustain our growth and impact for years to come.

The Anthology Circle

Jennifer & David Risher*
Shel Kaphan and Ericka Lock
Steve & Cynthia Hammer
Mike & Jackie Bezos

The Novel Circle

Chris Capossela & Leigh Toner
Jason & Jamie Kilar
Karen Van Dusen & Joel Spiegel
Peter Spiro / Social Endeavors
Sakurako & William Fisher
Sue & Duff Sanderson
Terry Atkinson & Kathy Taylor
Anonymous (2)
Mike Sundermeyer & Cari Anderson
Skip Klintworth / Klintworth Family Foundation
Star Soltan & Dillon Lerach
Wilke Family Foundation*
Tod & Allison Nielsen
Otis and Elizabeth Chandler Foundation*

The Storybook Circle

Harrison Miller & Clare McCamy
Denise & David Hall Family
Joe Waechter / Larry L. Hillblom Foundation

The Poetry Circle

Charles & Lorie Brighton
Donna & Matt Bellew
Kartik Raghavan
Maryam Mohit & Erik Blachford*
Neil Roseman
Alchera & William Ayyad
Carolyn Kroll Reidy
Mike & Robin Reynolds
Peter & Elisabetta Mallinson
Marcela & Eric Broussard
Dana Johnson & Mark Nelson
David & Nancy Thacher
Larry Hitchon & Dana Reid
Lisa Nitze

Sponsors

&rea Pollack, Cintra Pollack, & Family / Singer Family Foundation
Stephanie & Jim Gamble
Anonymous
Ben Cushman & George Tuttle
Bill & Lynn Carr
Bobby Pittenger
Charles Gibson
David & Nancy Thacher / Wellworth Foundation
Dylan, Socorro, Brenna & Jane Cunningham
Ed Frank & Sarah Ratchye
Frank & Shannon Connelly
Jon & Caren McCormack
Jorrit & Angela Van der Meulen
Karen & John Boncher
Katie Linendoll
Kenny Duncan / US Coins, LP
Kristin Kern
Lee Lorenzen / WorldShop
Lisa Brummel & Celeste Keaton
Marcela & Eric Broussard
Matt Williams
Payne Family Fund
Rick Kimball
Rudy & Rupa Gadre
Sarah Risher
The Family of Sibyl Frankenburg & Steve Kessel
Pam Fleischer
Andy Jassy
Vernon Lobo
John & Jessica Fullerton
Mary Case
Dave Limp
Timothy & Jennifer Kingston
Monica Nicoli
Mike Nugent
Brad Horwitz

Ambassadors

Grace Episcopal GO Committee
Mark Britto
Susan & Eric Benson
Andrew Murphy & Michelle Duffy
Anthony Terranova
Bill Gurley & Gus Gurley / Gurley Family Fund
Daniel Rose
David Zapolsky
Henrik Jones
Kevin Lipton Family Foundation
Lauri & Greg Nakamoto
Lee & Saundra Minshull
Lynn & Adam Rauch
Mark Peek
Philip & Alicia Hammarskjold
Quentin & Malissa Clark
Robert & Paige Vanosky Donor Advised Fund at the Rancho Santa Fe Foundation
Robert Short
Sandy Peppet & Grandchildren
Scott & Lynda Corcorran
Steve & Heather Murch
Two Herons Foundation
Vanderbilt Family Foundation

Advocates

Craig & Susan Bruya
Erin Kenway
Hilton-Ferrington Family Fund
John & Kristin Clark
Nigel Ellis
Sanders Kleinfeld
Wes Herman & Sherri Kimmell

Supporters

Barbara Fakkema
Barbara Mensch & Mark Evans
Barry Stuppler
Belma Borovac
Benjamin Pratt
Bill Lo
Br&i & Richard McAniff
Bradley & Rachel Greenwald
Brian & Carrie Pratt
Bruce & Eileen Kershenbaum
Carol Mellen
Cary & Linda Gordon
Chris Keene
Christian Kleinerman
Cintra Pollack
Colleen & Clyde McQueen
Come Lague & Charlene Li
Craig &rus & Dianna O'Doherty
Dalena Wright
David & Freda Lightfoot
David Montgomery
Deborah Jacobs & Diane &olsek
Don Willis
Douglas & Cindy Strong
Fred Weinberg
Gary & Judy Amado
George Snelling
Greg & Lynn Baugher
Haroula Kosmatos
James Ambach
James Tafel & Ida May
Jami & Stephen Nachtsheim
Jason Carter
Jed & Sarah Nussdorf
Jeff Raikes
Jeffrey Freedman
John Jameson
Judith Long
Judith Moore
Kate Williams
Kathleen & Eric Geis
Kim Rachmeler
Laurence & Linda Baker
Liz Nichols
Lori & Ron Saxon
Lydia Brawner
Martha Stewart
Maryanna Klahn & Max & Kevin Wilmot
Megan & Fred Eiden
Michael Billing
Michael Standish
Milton Drachenberg
Neil Lindsay
Nina & Richard Thomson
Noelle & Mika Salmi
Onno Leyds
P.J. Stoural
Paul & Cathy Lavender
Paul Van der Wansem
Richard Saada
Rodney Wendt
Rosalind Boyer-Cole
Sanjay Chheda
Sean & Heidi Williams
Seth Rosenblatt & Sara Dobbs
Sharon Freedman
Shawn Bice
Soner Terek
Soumitra Sengupta
Srikumar Rangarajan
Sue Goldfarb
Suren Machiraju
Susan & John Major / Rancho Santa Fe Foundation
Susan Moody & Mauricio Prieto
Suzanne Swift
Tamar Henkin
Tamra Myers
Tim & Jennifer Kingston
Tim Stone
Timothy & Jennifer Kingston
Toni Palter
Young & Yasaman Lee
Yulanda Jones
Yuval Neeman
Martin Nye
Aiko Bethea
Gary Moon
Dwight & Renee Smith
Juanita Baker

Our Most Recent Donors

  • Otis Chandler from United States in honor of The Goodreads team
  • Dan and Ellie Wendin from United States
  • Freda Lightfoot from United Kingdom
  • Pam Fleischer from United States
  • Ruth Sorby from United Kingdom
  • Pam Fleischer from United States
  • Elizabeth Seirmarco from United States
  • Darryl Lin from Singapore
  • Isak Huhta from Sweden
  • Daniel Kimmet from United States in honor of Joyce Synk
  • Husain AlAlqami from Bahrain in honor of Akbar Ali Akbar
  • Yelena Khaze from United States
  • Joseph Synk from United States in honor of Joyce A Synk
  • Angela Hundal from United Arab Emirates
  • Baiblyden@Gmail.com from United States
  • Jennifer Marshall from United Kingdom
  • Carol Middletom from United States in honor of Joyce Synk
  • Cindy Ballard from United States in honor of Ann Barnes
  • Aegir Hugason from Iceland in honor of Corey
  • Angela Christensen from United States in honor of Jane Austen Literacy Foundation
  • Linh Thoi from United States
  • DAVE OLNEY from United States in honor of joyce ann synk
  • Lauren West from United Kingdom
  • Elizabeth Herridge from United Kingdom
  • Norman from United States in honor of Joyce Synk
  • Celeste Winkle from United States in honor of Marion Edmonds
  • Mary Synk from United States in honor of Joyce Synk
  • Shira Wilson from United States in honor of Jane Austen Literacy Foundation
  • peter hutcheson from United Kingdom
  • rachel from United States
  • George W Miller from United States in honor of Ellen Miller
  • Marcel Stieber from United States
  • Susan Rounds from United States
  • Heidi J Geiges from United States
  • Andrew Hattori from United States
  • Taleb Salhab from United States
  • Isak Huhra from Sweden
  • Mary Case from United States
  • Abigail Bach from United States
  • James Ambach from United States
  • Alex Polzin from United States in honor of Nancy Brown
  • Lori B Saxon from United States
  • Kerry J Knott from United States
  • Brigid Barron from United States
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  • Mr Graham Hack from United Kingdom
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