Major donors

We are very grateful to all of our supporters, from students who have given small but meaningful gifts to our major donors. We’d like to offer a special thank you to John and Ann Doerr for their extraordinary generosity and vision.

To make a contribution, please use our secure portal or contact Smarthistory’s executive directors [email protected] or [email protected]

Benificus Foundation
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

National Endowment for the Humanities

Terra Foundation for American Art
Alice L. Walton Foundation

The College Board
The Samuel H. Kress Foundation

Ampersand Foundation
Google Cultural Institute
Elizabeth Macaulay-Lewis
Macaulay Family Foundation
Craig and Marie Vought

John and Kristina Fort
Agnes Gund
The Heller Group
Linkedin For Good/Silicon Valley Community Foundation
David Rumsey
Jeffrey Snover
Minli Virdone

Pascal Brochier
Robert H. Fergus and Elizabeth Fergus Foundation
Lauren Kilroy-Ewbank and Shawn Ewbank
James P. Merchant and Victoria S. Merchant
Maura Miller
Nan Peletz
WHRO Corporation

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