NFTE donors make it possible for entrepreneurship education to reach young people from under-resourced communities. Thanks to their commitment, an increasing number of young people are prepared with the entrepreneurial mindset and startup skills required to succeed in today’s innovation economy.

This list reflects donations made between July 1, 2015 - June 30, 2016.

Investors ($1,000,000+)



Equity Investors ($500,000+)


Venture Capitalist ($200,000+)

Bill McDermott / Brackets for a Cause
Microsoft Corporation
Moody’s Foundation
Multinational Scholar Charitable Trust 1907
John C. Whitehead

Growth Investors ($100,000+)

Anonymous (2)
E*Trade Financial Corporation
The Coca-Cola Foundation
Pitney Bowes Foundation
SAP America, Inc.
Windsong Trust
Yelp Foundation

Angel Investors ($50,000+)

Adolph Coors Foundation
Annenberg Foundation
Babson College
Bank of America
The Batchelor Foundation
California Credit Card Case
Capital One
CME Group
The Community Foundation for the
        National Capital Region
Community Foundation of Broward
F. M. Kirby Foundation
Kyle Garman
The Jim Moran Foundation
NBC Universal
Peacock Foundation, Inc.
PIMCO Foundation
Russell L. Carson
The Samberg Family Foundation
Santander Bank
Sheri Sobrato Fund
State Street Foundation
Vera Campbell Foundation
William Zimmerman Foundation
W. Thomas York


ACE Group
The Alper Family Foundation, Inc.
Bari Lipp Foundation
The Coca-Cola Company
Costco Wholesale
Deloitte & Touche
Leo Gestetner, LLC
Goldman Sachs & Co.
J. Willard & Alice S. Marriott Foundation
Marcled Foundation
The MCJ Amelior Foundation
Doug McMillan
Safeguard Scientifics, Inc.
Salah Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation
Wylie Wallace Fults Foundation



Eric Abel
The Annie E. Casey Foundation
AUDL Spirit Challenge Fund
Maxine Clark
Circle of Service Foundation
Clark-Winchcole Foundation
Columbia Capital, LLC
Emerson Electric Company
Ford Motor Company Fund
Nicholas Franco
Jarden Consumer Solutions
Ken and Gae Rees Family Fund
Lincoln & Therese Filene Foundation
Los Angeles Dodgers Foundation
Megan J. McGowan-Epstein
Shawn Osborne
Mollie Richardson
Elizabeth G. Riley
Rock Foundation
Union Bank of California Foundation
Zeldin Family Foundation


Advanced Corporate Services, Inc.
Atlantic Trust Private Wealth Management
John Baer
Sid Banerjee
Jim Bankoff
Andrea Belz
Linda Belz
Peter J. Boni
Chris Boyd
Capital Group
Cathay Bank
Cogent Entertainment Marketing LLC
Comerica Bank
Conner Strong & Buckelew
Crail-Johnson Foundation
Steve J. Davis
Devas Multimedia
Egidio Lombardi Charitable Lead Trust
EMV Family Charitable Trust
Evergreen Apartments
Express Scripts Foundation
First Republic Bank
Fred Harris Daniels Foundation
Ron Garrow
Gary M. Parsons
Jeff Green
Teressa Moore Griffin
Noah Hanft
Patrick Henry
Landon Hilliard
Hogan Lovells US LLP
Howard Krass
John Matouk & Co., Inc.
Scott Johnston
William Kling
Kopelman Foundation
Minal Kundra
Los Angeles World Airports
Morgan Stanley
Joseph A. Muscat
Oaktree Capital
Pine Hill Group
Pitney Bowes, Inc.
PNC Bank
Parker Ramsdell
Roger and Susan Stone Family Foundation
Roth Family Foundation
Saigh Foundation
Square, Inc
State Farm Insurance
SunTrust Foundation
T. Rowe Price Associates Foundation
TD Bank
The Carol and James Collins Foundation
The CFO Center Limited
The Mark Hughes Foundation
The Robertson Foundation
The Towbes Foundation
U.S. Bank
University of Baltimore Merrick School of Business
University of Southern California
Vistage International
Vox Media
Seth Werner
Anne-Claire Whitehead
Whole Foods Market
Xerox Foundation


Mark Andrade
Robert L. Adams
Doug Alexander
Andersen Tax
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP
Bank of the West
Berger Rental Communities
Bowen Advisors
College Advertising Solutions LLC
Connelly Foundation
Customers Bank
Data Systems Analysts, Inc.
Lucinda Duncalfe
Ferguson Roofing
Jim Fleming
Focus, LLC
General Atlantic Partners
Gesmer Updegrove, LLP
Dave Gilboa
Arun Gupta
Harbor One Bank
Meredith Haviland
Jain Family Foundation
Michael L. Keiser
LA Clippers Foundation
Peter Lenard
Ted Leonsis
Living the Dream
Merrill Lynch
Mara W. Breech Foundation
Fritz Maytag
Nexxus Group
Normandy Capital Group
OpenView Venture Partners
Opus Bank Foundation
Pacific Western Bank
Bryan Pearce
Frances Pierce
Micheal Portegello
Joseph M. Quinlan
Doug Rauch
Jeffrey Rosen
Roy A. Hunt Foundation
Ruth Anderson Foundation
Sabre Systems, Inc.
Sanju K. Bansal Foundation
Benjamin Sarly
Telamon Human Capital Resources Group, LLC
The Arthur S. Doerner Foundation
The Edgewater Funds
The John W. Carson Foundation
The Northern Trust Company
The Oshay Family Foundation
The Private Bank and Trust Company
The Venable Foundation, Inc.
Jeffrey Thomas
Gary M. Voight
Mike Zhang

*Includes in-kind support Entrepreneurial Leaders
NFTE's historical donors with cumulative giving $1,000,000+

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