Our Supporters

Freedom House greatly appreciates all contributions to our work and would like to recognize the following individuals, foundations, companies, and governments for their donations and grants from July 1, 2015 to present. Together we are committed to supporting democratic change, monitoring freedom, and advocating for democracy and human rights around the world.


Freedom Champion

$100,000 and above

Kim and Judy Davis
Eileen Donahoe
Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs
European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights
Global Affiars Canada
Jyllands-Posten Foundation
The Lilly Endowment
Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation
National Endowment for Democracy
Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Schloss Family Foundation (Edwin Schloss)
Smith Richardson Foundation
U.S. Agency for International Development
U.S. Department of State


Freedom Defender

$50,000 and above

Facebook, Inc.
Philip Harvey
The John Hurford Foundation
Internet Society
Sushma Palmer
Olin Wethington


Freedom Partner

$25,000 and above

Goli Ameri
BAE Systems
Free Press Unlimited
Motion Picture Association of America
Richard and Faith Morningstar
Andrew and Laura Heery Prozes
Sussman Freedom Fund
Swiss Federal Department of Foreign Affairs
The Whitehead Foundation, Inc.
William H. Taft IV


Freedom Supporter

$10,000 and above

Peter Ackerman
American Council of Life Insurers
Brillembourg-Ochoa Family Foundation
William Browder
Charles Davidson
Delta Airlines
David Fogel
Ford Motor Company (Stephen E. Biegun)
The Fritt Ord Foundation
Rebecca G. Haile & Jean Manas
Jeff Hirschberg
Kenneth Juster
Lockheed Martin
McLarty Associates (Diana Villiers Negroponte)
Theodore Mirvis
Diana Villiers Negroponte
The Northeast Maglev (D. Jeffrey Hirschberg)
Northrop Grumman
The Reed Foundation
Scott Siff
Mason Slaine
Swedish International Development Agency
Warburg Pincus Foundation (Kenneth Juster)
The Walt Disney Company 
Willkie Farr & Gallagher


Freedom Friend

$5,000 and above

Carol & Ken Adelman
Robert Billingsley
David Birenbaum
James Carter
DLA Piper
Alison Fortier
Mark T. Gallogly & Elizabeth B. Strickler
Gina Kim
Mark P. Lagon
The Ludwig Family Foundation
Peter Madigan
John Merrigan
Barbara and Richard Moore
Peck Madigan Jones
Michael Pillsbury
Anna Eliasson Schamis
United Technologies Corporation
Wendell Willkie
Tzushong and Maysing Yang


Freedom Ally

$2,500 and above

Ellen Blackler
Daniel Calingaert
Combined Federal Campaign Donors
Goldman Sachs
Institute of Modern Russia
Jim Kolbe
Bette Bao Lord
Jay Mazur
Doug Schoen
Faryar Shirzad
Anoop Singh