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 recent investments to sustain and grow our Braven Nation.

$1,000,000 +


$250,000 – $999,999

Arthur Rock

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation

Sarah Peter

$150,000 – $249,999

Susan & Thomas Dunn

Susan & Thomas Dunn


$100,000 – $149,999

Richard Braddock

Ruth Stanton Foundation


$50,000 – $99,999

Angela Duckworth


Finnegan Family Foundation

John & Wendy Cozzi

Paul M. Angell Family Foundation


$20,000 – $49,999

Leslie Family Foundation

Lisa & Joe Amato

Osa Foundation

Richard Witmer

Square One Foundation

The Mayer and Morris Kaplan Family Foundation

$5,000 – $19,999

Andrew and Wendy Lacey


Greg Gunn & Lisette Nieves

James Slavet

Linda and Brian Sterling

Paula Sneed & Lawrence Bass

Rebekah Eubanks

Siragusa Family Foundation

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

The MCJ Amelior Foundation

Trimble Foundation


$1 – $4,900

Amy Ahearn

Andrew Tran

Anthony Moy

Arvind Toor

Brian Federico

Desiree Vazquez Barlatt

Eric Osserman

Felicia Fdyfil-Horne

Gale Mondry

Gerson Lehrman Group

Heather Hund

Jack Merimee

Jake Biscoglio

Jay Happel

Jeffrey Peyser

Jen Holleran

Jeremy Singer

Jill Johnson

Jonathan Simon

Juan Chung

Kayla Kahl

Ken Waitz & Jessica Henry

Kyle Barry

Laseandra Kelly

Latrece Johnson

Lee Vartan

Linda Cheng

Matthew McDonald

Michael Henningburg

Nick Felker

Richard Barth

Rick Radice

Sam Iosiovich

Shadene Grant

Shellye Archambeau

Stefanie Sanford

Susan Parker

SV2 Stanford Center on Philanthropy

Terrylynn Smith

The Alfred and Rosemary Iversen Family Foundation

Vaughn Crowe

Wendy Rowatt