Our Supporters

At Braven, we believe that it takes a village–a committed community of leaders from all sectors–to realize our vision of a diverse workforce that emerges from everywhere. We are grateful for the investments to sustain and grow our Braven Nation.

$1,000,000 +

$250,000 – $999,999

$150,000 – $249,999

Susan & Thomas Dunn

$100,000 – $149,999


Arthur Rock

Richard Braddock


$50,000 – $99,999

Finnegan Family Foundation

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation


$20,000 – $49,999

LinkedIn opened up their API to Braven enabling us to track our Fellows’ job success over time. They also sponsored our Bay Area Design-Thinking Hackathon and provide Leadership Coaches.


Osa Foundation


$5,000 – $19,999


Charles Schwab provided Braven with pro-bono consulting.

Charles Schwab

Edison Foundation

Guggenheim Partners

James Slavet

Nellie Mae Education Foundation

Paula Sneed & Lawrence Bass

Prosper Road Foundation

Sarah Peter

Since 2014, Teach For America-Bay Area has exclusively hired it’s summer interns from Braven. TFA has also provided Leadership Coaches and sponsored several events. Our first Braven Fellow joined the teaching corps in summer 2017.

Teach For America


Trimble Foundation


$1 – $4,900

Alice Ricks

Benevity Community Impact Fund

Brian Federico

Enterprise Holdings

Fuad Ligali

Gale Mondry

Heidi Eggert

Isabel Siragusa

Jen Holleran

Rebekah Eubanks

Shannon Birk Jibaja

Siragusa Family Foundation

Sue Kalman

Thomas Lewis Brown