Donations from individuals and foundations to the Campaign Legal Center (CLC)—a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan organization—make possible our work in money in politics, voting rights and government ethics.  All donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law.

We invite you to support our work. To make an online donation, please click here. To donate by mail, please click here. To learn about additional ways to donate, please call us at 202-736-2200.   

CLC discloses the names of all donors giving $200 or greater on our website.  We will not share or sell any donor's personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations. This policy applies to all donors regardless of the source of their donation.  

We have uploaded copies of our 2016 990Audited Financial Statement, and Document Retention Policy to help you gain a further understanding of our organization. 

Current and past funders include (in alphabetical order):

Institutions Individuals
Annenberg Public Policy Center at University of Pennsylvania John Abbott
Laura and John Arnold Foundation Andrea Joy Albrecht
The Atlantic Philanthropies Eric and Susan Aledort
The William Backer Foundation Christopher Ambrose
BayTree Fund David Anderson
Benton Foundation James H. Andrews
Bessemer National Gift Fund Christopher Angell
Brennan Center for Justice Laura and John Arnold
Brico Fund Zachary Arnold 
Bright Funds Foundation Kristine Atwater 
The Brokaw Family Foundation  Anne and Don Ayer
California Forward Joanna Balme
Carnegie Corporation of New York Leora Barish 
Center for Governmental Studies Marc Bauer
Chockstone Fund Donald Bean
Laurie Cohen Fund Henry Bean
Community Foundation for the National Capital Region George Beck
Community Foundation of Louisville Corinne Becker
Common Concerns Kathyrn A. Behling and Christopher J. Hansen
Cow Hollow Fund Greg Berman
Democracy Fund Philip and Odile Birsh
desJardins/Blachman Fund Marta Black
A. & D. Dwyer Charitable Foundation Edward Blaine
Edwards Family Fund at Silicon Valley Communication Foundation Nathan Block
FairVote Mazal Bohhbot Berrie
Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund Emmet Bondurant
Betsy and Jesse Fink Fund at Fairfield Community Foundation Emily Boochever
Ford Foundation Kathryn Brady
Fund for the Republic at Essex Community Foundation Susan and Timothy Breen
Gallagher Family Fund Laura Brill
Georgetown Law Center Andrew Bruml
David B. Gold Foundation Ann F Brundige 
Horace Goldsmith Foundation Patrick Bryant 
Ham Rove Memorial Fund of Coastal Community Foundation of SC Sandra Burt
Heil Family Foundation Ellen Bustan
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Sarah Cabbage
Jonathan Holman Charitable Fund John Callas
Charles Evans Hughes Memorial Foundation Rosemary Camilleri
Impact Assets Kathryn Camp
Issue One Anita Carey
JEHT Foundation Timothy Carroll
Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago Esther Cervantes
Joyce Foundation David M. Chan
Justice Through Music Project Andrew Cheng
David Kadish and Michael Norton Charitable Gift Fund  Esther Clark
Kirshenbaum/ Slater Family Charitable Fund Brenda Clayton
Paul H. Klingenstein and Kathleen R. Bole Family Fund Kenny Clemons
Layden Family Foundation Charlotte Coffelt
Leon Fund II of the Community Foundation Serving Richmond and Central Virginia  Lynne Cohee
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Steve Cohen
The McCullers Family Fund Kristin Coleman
DJ McManus Foundation Inc. Anthony Corrado
Media Democracy Fund Timothy F. Cullen
Mertz Gilmore Foundation Andrew Dalesandro 
Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust David Daley
Network for Good Hugh Deaner
The Next Generation Foundation Annette De Knijf
Nonprofit Finance Fund Alicia Diehl
Open Society Foundations Daniel Drais 
The Oran Kessler Family Charitable Fund Deborah Duskey
Pew Charitable Trusts Peter Earle
Marc and Tracy Porosoff Fund William Earle
Present Progressive Fund Lisa Ecola
Project Vote Andrew Egendorf
Proteus Fund Christopher Eldred
Public Interest Projects Sean Eldridge and Chris Hughes
Puri-Puniam Family Charitable Fund David Elvin
Qualcomm Grant Matching Lowell Ericsson
Bernard & Audre Rapoport Foundation Lauren Eriks
Red House Fund Jay Ewing
Reed Family Foundation Mark Faasse
Renaissance Charitable Foundation Inc. Benjamin Farkas
Resources Legacy Fund John-Paul Ferguson
Rockefeller Brothers Fund Alison Ferrante
Rockefeller Family Fund The Flanz Family
San Francisco Foundation Keith Forsyth 
Sandler Foundation Jimmy Fortuna
Schmeltzer MLJ Charitable Fund Eric Fox
Sherwood Foundation Adam Fried
Shute, Mihaly, & Weinberger LLP  Charles Fried
Sight Unseen Martin Frost
Skadden Fellowship Foundation Katherine Gehl
Kevin W. Smith Charitable Fund David and Donna Gerson
Soltani-Plotz Charitable Fund Julia Getzels
Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros Foundation Deborah Gieringer
State Infrastructure Fund John Glenn
Stoll Foundation Andrew Goggins
Stuart Family Foundation Erick Grau
Sustainable Grantmaking Partners Fund Janice Grau and Harold Borkowski
Thornburg Foundation Barry Greenberg
Tides Foundation John Griffith
Nancy Tisdall Fund Brian Gross
University of Guam Dan and Dana Grossman
Vanguard Charitable Endowment Program Val Gui and Friends
Vmware Foundation Andrew Hall and Natalie Olsen
Wellspring Philanthropic Fund Freeman Hall
  Zev Handel
  Greg Harmon
  Shelly and Steven Harris 
  John Harwood
  Lucinda Hastings
  Mrs. Francis W. Hatch Jr.
  Adam Hawley
  Peter Hayes
  Deborah Hellman
  Gabriel Hendifar and Jeremy Anderson
  Scott Hess
  Frances Hill
  Bruce Horn
  James Houghton
  Rhee Howard
  Hon. William H. and Beverly G. Hudnut
  Michael Jacson
  Karen Jenne
  Bridgette, Matt, Owen, and Zoe Kaiser
  Allen Kamp
  Pamela Karlan 
  Michael and Linda Spyers-Duran Katz
  Ian Keith 
  John Kerr
  Priscilla Kersten
  Monica Khemsurov
  Paul King
  Mr Kirshenbaum and Ms Slater
  Elizabeth Kiser
  Paul Klingenstein
  Amelia Koch
  Tim Koch and Sandra McFarren
  Ajay Kongara
  Daniel Laloggia
  Kate Laue 
  Kesten Law
  Donald and Mary Jo Layden
  Me Leibowitz
  Lawrence Lessig
  Adam Levine
  Lawrence Levine
  William Levine
  Jonathan Lewis
  Leanne Lewis
  Carol Lind
  Peter Linde
  Matthew Loconte
  Susan Long
  Clara and Bevis Longstreth 
  David Longtin
  Sean and Loran Loosli
  Cori Lowe
  Madeleine & David Lubar
  Ann Luther
  Marek Ma
  Richard Marcus
  Jenny Mason
  Kate Masur
  Devin and Gina Mathews
  Henri Mayer 
  Mary McCormick
  Sylvia McDonough
  Marcia McKenzie
  John W Miller
  Lisa Miller
  Nancy Miller
  Miles Mogulescu
  Don Montgomery
  Natalie Moon-Wainwright
  Ruthanne Morentz
  Abigail, Robin, and John Moss Hinchcliff
  Clay Mulford 
  Matthew Murray
  James Nelson
  Robert Newton
  Lan Nguyen
  Bruce Nichols
  Ron Nies
  Yaran Noti
  Steven Nydick
  George Ohrstrom
  Norman Ornstein
  Gabriel Paulson
  Soren Peterson
  Nan M. Phifer
  Eugene Philippi
  Charles Philips
  Mark Phillips
  Alisa Plazonja
  Susan Butler Plum
  Tracy and Marc Porosoff
  Trevor Potter
  Anna Prow
  Ling Qiu
  Christopher M. Quilter
  Jonathan Rayla
  Richard Rees
  Rosemary Regis
  Richard Register
  Miriam Reimel
  John Reindl
  Courtney Rennicke 
  Michael Replogle
  Tasha Repp
  Mike Rodin
  Bradford Rope
  Michael Rosenzweig
  Heather Ross
  Ann Rowland
  Mary Rubin and Sam Lieber
  Richard and Sally Russo 
  Pamela Saunders
  Leslie Scallet and Maury Lieberman
  Mary Gay Scanlon
  Lilli Scheye
  Diane Schwartz
  Maureen Redmond Scura
  Theodore Sedgwick
  Thomas Serowik
  Janet and Benjamin Shute 
  Jenn Silva
  John Simson
  David Smith
  Iphigenia Smith
  Kevin Smith
  Jeffrey Snyder-Reinke
  Robert H. Snyder III
  Marc Solomon
  Margaret Somers
  Leonard Sobczak
  Barbara Spaeth
  Richard C. and Helen Martin Spalding
  Christine Startup
  Andrew Stegemoeller
  William Stempel
  Brendan Sterne
  Philippa Strahm
  Lynda Sullivan
  Laura Swinand
  Galen Thompson 
  Brooks Thorlaksson
  Nancy Tisdall
  Peter Titcomb
  Anna Totdahl
  C Bowdoin Train
  Stephen Trimble & Joanne Slotnik
  Luke Tristram
  Todd Tsakiris
  Martina Vandenberg
  Paul von Hippel
  Katherine Waldbauer
  David Walker
  Mallory and Diana Walker
  Lekan Wang
  Alden Warner
  Viviane Warren
  Gerald J Wasserburg
  Kyle Weatherly
  Stephen Weinstein 
  Marie Weiss
  Michael Williams
  Angela Wilson
  Katherine Wise
  Steven and Gail Wish
  Roger Witten 
  Steve Yockey
  Michael Zilkha
  Nancy Zito
  Jay Zukerman


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