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Sponsoring School Districts and Charter Authorizers

Aspire Public Schools would like to thank its sponsoring school districts for their support:

  • Achievement School District 
  • Alameda County Office of Education
  • Ceres Unified School District
  • Lodi Unified School District
  • Los Angeles County Office of Education
  • Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Modesto City Schools
  • Oakland Unified School District
  • Ravenswood City School District
  • Sacramento City Unified School District
  • San Juan Unified School District
  • Stockton Unified School District
  • Sylvan Union Elementary School District

THANK YOU TO OUR SUPPORTERS

One of the keys to creating change in public schools is the support of donors. Aspire Public Schools would like to thank all who donate their time, energy, services and financial support to make College for Certain a reality for our scholars.

OUR FISCAL YEAR 2015-16 DONORS:

INVESTORS $1,000,000+

  • Anonymous donor
  • The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
  • Patty Quillin and Reed Hastings
  • Peery Foundation
  • Tipping Point Community
  • U.S. Department of Education

PRINCIPALS $100,000 - $499,999

  • Anonymous donor
  • The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation
  • Charter School Growth Fund
  • The Green Foundation
  • Hyde Family Foundations
  • Koshland Foundation
  • Steven L. Merrill
  • Wells Fargo

DIRECTORS $50,000 - $99,999

  • Lucy Sun and Warren Felson
  • Joseph Drown Foundation
  • Sidney E. Frank Foundation
  • Leslie and George Hume
  • Beth and Michael Hunkapiller

LEADERS $25,000 - $49,999

  • K & F Baxter Family Foundation
  • Kimberly and Jonathan Garfinkel
  • Kay Hong and Jamie MacQuarrie
  • Bonnie and James Quigley
  • Warriors Community Foundation
  • Joyce and Robert Wisner

ACHIEVERS $1,000 - $24,999

  • Anonymous donor
  • The Louis L. Borick Foundation
  • Burnham Benefits Insurance Services
  • CharterSAFE
  • John Chino
  • Elise and Sayed Darwish
  • Foundation for a College Education
  • Eileen Freiburger
  • Sidney Hawkins and John Gargiulo
  • Kathleen and Richard Hoertkorn              
  • K2 Architects, LLP
  • Ruth L. Lee Foundation
  • Law Office of Young, Minney & Corr, LLP
  • JaMel and Tom Perkins
  • Irene S. Scully Foundation
  • Don Shalvey
  • Anna Utgoff and Nicolas Spicer
  • Stifel, Nicolas, and Company
  • Umpqua Bank
  • Laurie and David Walker

FRIENDS Up to $1,000

  • AmazonSmile Foundation
  • Barbara Cannon
  • Chi Kim
  • Tim Dunn
  • Andrea Alvarez
  • Anonymous donor   
  • Tanya Banes          
  • Jill Bryant Bankston
  • Josephine Cara
  • Matthew Countryman
  • Ashish Deshpande
  • Gretchen Ellis
  • John Fanning
  • James Gage
  • Kristyl Gonzales                           
  • Michelle Hammand-Crowell         
  • Louise and Jay Langheier
  • Robert Lister     
  • Dawn and William Meaders           
  • Dean Pichotto
  • Georgette Simmerman
  • Indea Snorden
  • Gordon Strause                           
  • Deontra Woods

institutions that have contributed to Aspire in other significant ways:

  • The Chamberlin Family Foundation

institutions that have contributed matching dollars:

  • Chevron

  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

  • PG&E Corporation Foundation

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