Our Supporters

Thank you to our supporters

We appreciate our generous and compassionate partners who make it possible for the Alliance to serve youth and families impacted by our child welfare systems.

Our deepest gratitude to this dedicated community of donors who contributed $500 or more between April 1, 2019 and March 31, 2020. 

This list recognizes gifts, new pledges, and gift installments made towards commitments from prior fiscal years.

Angels

  • Conrad N. Hilton Foundation

Guardians

  • The Ahmanson Foundation

    Alliance of Moms

    The Aspen Institute for Community Solutions

    California Collaborative for Educational Excellence

    The Carl & Roberta Deutsch Foundation

    The Eisner Foundation

    Hire Opportunity Coalition

    Legal Services Trust Fund

    The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation

     

Pritzker Foster Care Initiative

The Rose Hills Foundation

Gary Saltz Foundation

Jack Saltz

Susan Saltz

May & Stanley Smith Charitable Trust

The William H. Tilley Family Foundation

Dick Wolf

Benefactors

Angell Foundation

Kristen Bell

Continental Development Corporation

Erin and Trent Copeland

The Green Foundation

Lindt Chocolate

National Center for Youth Law

Perigee Fund

Reissa Foundation

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians

Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption

Tom Werner

Robert J. Woolway

Zellerbach Family Foundation

Champions

ABC Entertainment, Freeform, FX Networks, Disney Television Studios, and Disney+

Anonymous

Jessica and Matt Babrick

Ty and Holly Burrell

Partners for Children South L.A.

CBS

Denise and David Chase

City National Bank

  • Discovery, Inc.

    Leslie and Cliff Gilbert-Lurie

    HBO

    The Walter S. Johnson Foundation

    Marilyn Jones and Mitchell T. Kaplan

    Kaplan Stahler Agency

    Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority

  • Karen Mack and Russell Goldsmith

NBCUniversal

Philanthropist Forum

Proskauer Rose LLP

Raikes Foundation

Skylight Foundation

Smash + Tess

Susan Stockton and Chris Walther

Ziffren Brittenham LLP

Patrons

A+E Networks

America’s Promise Alliance

Apple

Dr. Richard and Susan Braun

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

Creative Arts Agency

Vin Di Bona Productions

Alan Epstein and Megan McGowen  Epstein

Fremantle

 

 

Gibson Dunn

Hulu

ICM Community Partners Foundation

In-N-Out Burger Foundation

Inclusive Education and Community Partnership, Inc.

Irell & Manella LLP

Johnny Carson Foundation

Lewy Family Foundation

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP

 

Pfaffinger Foundation

Melissa and Alex Romain

Rick Rosen and Orly Adelson

Dawn and Phil Rudolph

Toni and John Schulman

The Sidley Austin Foundation

Krista Vernoff and Alexandre Schmitt

Alison Whalen and Steve Marenberg

WME

Defenders

3 Arts Entertainment

Amazon Studios

Anonymous

Deborah Barak

John Calley Foundation Fund

Capital Group

Carothers DiSante &  Freudenberger LLP

James P. Clark

Meredith and John Cross

Nancy and Donald de Brier

Eisner, LLP

Firewood Marketing

Dan Fogelman

Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Hansen, Jacobson, Teller, Hoberman, Newman, Warren, Richman, Rush, Kaller & Gellman, LLP

Suzan Hughes Education  Foundation

Jack in the Box

Yasmine and Matt Johnson

Aaron Kaplan

Litify, LLC

Kymberly Marciano-Strauss and Evan Strauss

Mayer Brown LLP

Morgan Lewis

Abby and Alan Myerson

Jeanne and Gary Newman

O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Paradigm Talent Agency

Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Social Change Partners

Sony Pictures Television

Abraham & Edita Spiegel Family Foundation

UTA

Venable LLP

Dana and Matt Walden

Leo & Sydelle Ward Foundation

WarnerMedia

Wasserman Foundation

White & Case LLP

Bart Williams and Nadine Bell

Winston & Strawn LLP

Sponsors

Aileen Adams and Geoffrey Cowan

Amblin Partners

Anonymous (2)

Berlanti Family Foundation

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Clyde & Co US LLP

Dena Cook

Cooley LLP

Covington & Burling LLP

Crowel & Moring LLP

The Larry David Foundation

Del, Shaw, Moonves, Tanaka, Finklestein & Lezcano

DLA Piper LLP

Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP

Karey Burke and Michael Duggan

Jeffrey, Linda, and Rachel Eisikowitz

 

Endemol Shine North America

Fredda K. Evans

Elisa Fernandez and Jose Sanchez

Fox Corporation

Fox Rothschild LLP

Gersh

Goodwin Family Memorial Trust

Cambria and Howard Gordon

Greenberg Glusker LLP

Guess Foundation

Abraham Higginbotham

Hueston Hennigan LLP

Judicial Council of California

Jo Kaplan and Larry Feldman

Marilyn and Jeffrey Katzenberg

The Littlefield Company

 

Kibre & Neman LLP

John H. Lavely, Jr.

Sally and Dick Lippin

Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Foundation

Mattel

Wendy and Barry Meyer

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Dianne and Jon Moonves

Morgan Stanley

NKSFB, LLC

Paramount Pictures

Paul Hastings LLP

Philpott Meeks

Craig Platt

Joan Rater

Kevin Reilly

Teresa and Aaron Robbins

Robinson Granatt LLP

Bradley D. Ross

Nancy and Miles Rubin

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Robert and Nancy Shachtman

Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP

Kris and Mike Spazafumo

Spotify

Mandy Teefey

Tyson & Mendes

Weingart Foundation

Richard Weitz

Wheelhouse Entertainment & ITV Studios

Sustainers

Annapurna TV

Anonymous (2)

Alex Barroso

BBC Studios

Amy Bolker and Craig Kaufman

Sandra Bullock

Stacey Byrnes and Paul Eggert

Rosemary and Peter Casey

Castruccio Family Foundation

Dennis and Madeleine Durkin

DYKEMA

Susan and Scott Edelman

Elsa Elbert

 

Patty and Billy Gardell

Ani and Andy Garelick

Gabriel Gilbert-Luire

Barbara Grushow and Manny Bujold

Craig Hunegs

Industrial Media

Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, LP

Sarah Kelly-Kilgore

Nahnatchka Khan

Paula and Wesley Larmore

Latham & Watkins LLP

Lionsgate

Los Angeles Clippers

Kristin and Jonathan Mead

Vaughan Meyer

Deborah and Robert Myman

Sara Nichols and Frank Arentowicz

Dawn Olmstead

Katy Perry

Beth and Jim Preminger

Joyce and Jeremy Richards

Riva Ritvo-Slifka

Beth Roberts and Warren B. Smith

Gina Robins

Ande and Bruce Rosenblum

Lenore Ruben

Chris Thornton Schmidt

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Cobie Smulders and Taran Killam

Jessica Sultan and Joel H. Fields

Kim and Eric Tannenbaum

Tanner, Mainstain, Glynn &  Johnson  LLP

Glenda and Gregory Vanni

Cori Wellins

WilmerHale

Harriet Zaretsky

Partners

Leslie Abbott

Katherine Adler and Marcelo
     Ziperovich

Katelyn Afshar

Robert R. Ahdoot

AIG

Colette Ament

Julia Anderson

Anonymous

Meridith Baer Home

Ballard Spahr, LLP

Pia Barlow

Joan and Leonard Beerman

Bel Air Investment Advisors

Paula and Bruce Bennett

Heather Besignano

Kenneth J. Betts

Gina Binder

Carol Biondi

Ann D. Blanchard and Sandy Becker

Charles Boettcher

Brett Boydstun

Harold Brook

Dan Bucatinsky

James and Deborah Burrows

Kelly Campbell

Grace Caron

Carolyn Cassidy

Michael Chasalow

Maren Christensen

Stephen Clark

Jason Clodfelter

Daniel Cohen

Jeffrey and Lisa Cohen

Joe Cohen

Joanna Coles

Carlye Cordner

Sharon and Paul H. Crane, M.D.

CW Network

Bob and Janet Daily

Aurele Danoff

Christina Davis

Mary and Jean De Kernion

Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu LLC

Mary Donnelly and Sam Haskell

Terri Durham

David Eilenberg

Nicole E. Jaeger and Dan Erlij

Mitch Evall

Leah and Sam Fischer

Debra Fogelman

Michael J. Fox and Tracy Pollan

Tim Freudenberger

Susan F. and Alan V. Friedman

Blake Fronstin

Jeff Frost

Edgar Garcia-Mora

Michael Gendler

Mark Gosselaar

Jonathan C. Groff

Aaron Grushow

Richard Gurman

Rebekah Guyon

Sally and David Hackel

Priscilla and James Halper

Laurentius Harrer

Lisa Harrison

ION Media Networks

Carol Johnson and David Schindler

Lirona Kadosh and Ethan S. Goldstine

Amanda Kemprowski

Ligia and Dennis Korn

Bradley Krevoy

Christine Kurek

Amanda Lasher

Scotch Ellis Loring and Todd Holland

Nancy Lubrano

Brian Luscomb

Emily and David Lynch

Kerri and Charles Manente

Margaret and Clifford Maraschino

Maris Collective Properties, LLC

Susan McKagan

Penny Meepos

Robyn Meisinger

Alex Meneses

Michele Nasraway

Paulette and Ronald Nessim

Carolyn Newman

Margrit and Norman S. Oberstein

Jessica Ortiz

Eleanor and Glenn Padnick

Peter Paige

Shana S. and Donald S. Passman

PatMa Productions

Shane Paul

John Perez

Susan and Steven Peterman

JJ Philbin

Jennifer Plunkett

Debora and Sheldon Presser

Mitchell Quaranta

Samantha August Ray

Janice and Benjamin Reznik

Rhea Ricard

Michelle and Lawrence Richman

Stuart Riemer

Anne Roberts

Stella and William H. Robinson

Iris and Richard R Ross

Rubber Ducky Foundation

Shannon Ryan and Kyle Bornheimer

Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc.

Jennifer and Bert Salke

Heidi Schulman and Mickey Kantor

Simran Sethi

Margie and John H. Sharer

Nina Shaw

Sidecar Doughnuts

Roberta Silverstein and
     Stephen Sperber

Georgia Simon

Michael Skloff

Holly Sloan and Gary Rosen

Matthew Solo

Jamie and Paul Sprague

State Of California – Judical Council
     of California

Gene B. Stein and Geert de Turck

Rita Streimer

Lucy Anne Stutz and Jared Levine

Arianne Styne and Jeff Rudes

Urban Strategies Council

Silvia Vannini and David Harvilicz

Shini Wark

Michaela Watkins

Julie Waxman and Seth Freeman

B. Trent Webb

Barry L. Weiss

Mark Weissman

Kevin Welsh

Leigh Whannell and Corbett Tuck

Jeremy M. Williams

Mark Williams

Natalie and Kenneth Wolfe

Woodland Hills Rotary Club

Friends

Emma Adler

Anonymous (2)

David Aronoff

Thomas E. Ascheim

David and Sophie Atrakchi

Jennifer Baldocchi

Carly Baron

Colleen and Darryl Bates

Jill and John Bauman

Pam and Alan Bergman

Sharmeen Bhamani

Karyn Blumenfeld

The Boeing Company

Katherine Bond and David Slack

James Bramm

Bernardine Brandis

Megan Branman

Patricia and Daniel Braun

Jaimi Brooks

Bobby Cagle

Nicole Cannon

Elizabeth Cantillon and Steve Wyler

Elisa Carino

Meryl Chae

Jana Charalambous

Irwin Chasalow

Sam Chen

Kate Chilton

Sarah Choi

Andrew Coleman

Jonathan Congdon

Sara Cooley

Kimberly Crane

Paul Cummins

D&H Cares

Shannon Delaat and Michael Bourke

Matt DelPiano

Brian Dobbins

Elizabeth F. Edlow and Lawrence J.
     Clarke

Kimberly Fardad

Susan J. and Thomas J. Fineman

Jennifer Flexer

Craig and Irene Flores

Adriana Freisson

Leonard R. Garner, Jr.

Jeffrey Glaser

Carol Goldberg and Duane Champagne

Craig Gore

Eric Gray

Zoe Greenspun

Evan Hainey

Andrea R. Hartman

The Honorable Margaret Henry and
     Conway Collis

Allison Holcombe

Mary Jo Hurwitz

Jillian and Robert Jadon

Dave Johnson

Sean Kane

Ellen and Paul Kaywin

Jonathan Ko

Deborah and Phillip Koeffler

Stacey and Larry Kohl

Jolene R. Konnersman

Lesley LaFreta

Melissa Lawner

Haverhill Leach

Clara Lee

Paulette Light and Jeff Rake

Daniel M. Limerick, Jr.

Susan and Peter Lizotte

Anahita and Jim Lovelace

Lawrence Lyttle

Gabriella Marciano

Carol Marlowe and Kenneth Stringer

Kate Martindale

Gari-Jo McCornock

Dirk Michels

Robert Mills

Lauren Miura

Todd C. Mooney

Erin Moy

Michele and Richard Munde

Netflix

Howard T. Owens

Carol Patchett

Nancy and Jeffrey Paul

Carolyn Phillips

Jamie Pollaci

Jason Rapp

Linda and Jeffrey Resnick

Gary Roberts

Stacy Rozen

Andrea Schroder

Nicole Seigel

Suzanne and Brian Selmo

Cathy Senderling-McDonald

Rochelle Shaposhnick and William J.
     Briggs, II

Rita Soronen

Katherine Spillar

Ann Marie Spinelli

Kim Stullich

Adele Taylor

Mark Teitelbaum

Marc Webb

Erin Wehrenberg

Michele Weiss

Matthew Wells

Bridget and Marcus Wiley

Barbara Williams

Jason and Jackie Winer

Jack Yeh

Alissa Zachary

We strive to accurately recognize our donors and welcome any clarifications. 
To share corrections, or for information on how to become involved, please contact us at give@kids-alliance.org


Our Pro Bono Partners

We are proud of our impressive roster of participating law firms and solo practitioners who generously donate their time to the children that we serve. 

Hundreds of law firms provide pro bono support to the Alliance; this list represents those that donated time in 2019-2020.

Alliance for Children's Rights probono attorneys

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer &
Feld LLP

AIG

Arent Fox LLP

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer LLP

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Boies Schiller Flexner LLP

Karen Breslow

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Buchalter

Buckley LLP

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Chapman Glucksman Dean & Roeb

Clyde & Co US LLP

Colantuano, Highsmith & Whatley, P.C.

Cole Pedroza LLP

Covington & Burling LLP

Creative Artists Agency

Crowell & Moring LLP

DC Entertainment

Dechert LLP

Dentons

DLA Piper LLP

DYKEMA

Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Fish & Richardson P.C.

Foley & Lardner LLP

Fox Rothschild LLP

Gibson Dunn

Carole Glovsky

Greenberg Glusker LLP

Greenberg Gross LLP

Harris • Ginsberg LLP

Nelson Hardiman

Hogan Lovells

Holland & Knight LLP

Hooper Lundy & Bookman, P.C.

Hunton Andrews Kurth

ICM Partners

Irell & Manella LLP

Jenner & Block LLP

Kaeser Law Firm

Jody Kasten

Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Megan Knize

Latham & Watkins LLP

Law Offices of Hiriji & Chau LLP

LegalAxxis, Inc.

Loeb & Loeb LLP

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Mayer Brown LLP

McDermott Will & Emery LLP

McGuireWoods LLP

Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP

Morgan Lewis

Sherry Mostofi

NBCUniversal

Netflix

Nixon Peabody LLP

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Pachulski Stang Ziehl & Jones

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP

Reed Smith LLP

Robins Kaplan LLP

Roll Law Group P.C.

Allyson Saunders

Scheper Kim & Harris LLP

Selogie & Brett LLP

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP

Sidley Austin LLP

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP

Steptoe & Johnson LLP

Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Leslie Sullivan

Sullivan & Cromwell LLP

Sullivan & Triggs LLP

Terzian Law Partners, APC

Thon Beck Vanni Callahan & Powell P.C.

Troutman Pepper

Tucker Ellis LLP

Twentieth Century Fox Legal Affairs

University of California  Los Angeles School of Law

University of Southern California School of Law

U.S. Attorney’s Office Central District of California

Vedder Price

Venable LLP

Warner Bros.

Wells Fargo Capital Finance

White & Case LLP

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