OUR FISCAL YEAR 2021 DONORS

First Literacy thanks the individuals, corporations, and foundations whose generosity sustains us. The following list recognizes those donors who made gifts between July 1, 2020 and June 30, 2021.

 

$50,000 and more

Jeffrey P. Beale
The Manton Foundation

$25,000 to $49,999

Anonymous
BNY Mellon
Cummings Foundation
Eaton Vance
State Street

$10,000 to $24,999

Citi
Franklin Templeton
John Hancock
Janet Nicholas and Susan K. Jacoby

$5,000 to $9,999

AST
Martha Bates and Michael Mazzaschi
BlackRock Financial Management, Inc.
Brookline Bank
Eastern Bank Charitable Foundation
Lawrence and Gail Fahey
Frank F. Herron and Sandra A. Urie
Howell Family Charitable Foundation
KPMG
Karen M. Morrissey
Newmark Knight Frank
Signature Consultants

$2,500 to $4,999

Albert O. Wilson Foundation
American Moving and Installation
Susan Okie Bush
The Chiofaro Company
Connell Limited Partnership
Deloitte
Eaton Vance Officer’s Giving Account
Jonathan Lavine
Liberty Mutual Insurance
MFS Investment Management
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
United Way of Massachusetts Bay and Merrimack Valley

$1,000 to $2,499

Cynthia Amadon and Peter Schliemann
Reinier and Nancy Beeuwkes
Joshua S. and Amy S. Boger
Robert Caulfield
Jonatha K. Ceely
Edward L. Corbosiero
Christopher Cullinan
Steve and Sarah Curry
Deborah Black Davis
Mallory F. Digges
Michael A. Duca and Jacqueline D. Blombach
Ferrari
Joseph Jerome and Leslie S. Frank
Hannelore and Jeremy Grantham
Sonia Guzikowski
Mary G. Hildebrandt
Eugene M. and Mary L. Hornsby
Eshaan Jain
Nilan Jayasinghe
Elizabeth S. Kenyon
Gary R. and Holly E. Burnet Mikula
Peter A. Mullin and Barbara H. Smith
Adriane Musgrave
James W. and Judy A. Nolan
Annalisa O’Neill
PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP
Putnam Investments
Nils and Yvonne Sandell
John Shea
David R. and Ann M. St. Germain
Ryan and Christine Tosi
UBS
Christopher Walsh
Honorable Rya W. Zobel

$500 to $999

S. James and Mary T. Adelstein
Eric and Maureen Anderson
Timothy and Shirley I. Blancke
Melissa Burch
Donna M. Charpentier
Robert Chesley
Ann Chiacchieri
Robert Cummings
Bruce B. Daniel and Susan M. Dacey
Melinda N. Donovan
Julie and Andy Doyle
Debra Fox
Dozier and Margaret Gardner
Gibson Sotheby’s International Real Estate
Walter and Celia Gilbert
Roger and Cindy Goldstein
Corey Groves
Irwin J. and Marjorie B. Gruverman
J. Ryan Gunsalus
John A. Howell
Mark L. and Susan P. Irvings
Nada Jecmenica
C. Bruce Johnstone
Olga Kasparova
Thomas A. Lehrer
Jeffrey K. and Patricia M. Lines
Matthew Littlefield
William M. and Kristin H. Martin
Patricia J. McArdle
Robert E. Mitchell Jr.
Ryan Murphy
Matthew Nicholls
Pfizer
Holly Reeves
Kathleen Rowell
Stanley F. and Kay L. Schlozman
Martha F. Sibert
Benjamin and Katherine Taylor
Ciro Valiente
Laura Velez
James and Debra Wiess
Claire M. Wilcox
Jane M. Williams
Terry and Ted Witherell

$250 to $499

Accenture
Alchemy Foundation
Robert Allen and Shirley Hui
Joan and Ames Abbot
Jeri Bayer
Boston Foundation
Joanie Bronfman
John Burch
Kennett F. and Barbara Burnes
Arthur D. Clarke and Susan P. Sloan
Melissa Cronin
Joan Dawson
Amina Derbali
C. L. and Julia M. Fair
Fidelity Foundation
Sandra Galejs and Peter Warren
David R. and Anne E. Gergen
Paul and Kitty Gerry
Charles Hitchcock and Deborah Snyder
Stephen G. and Ellen G. Hoffman
A. Lawrence and Ruth C. Kolbe
H. F. and Jane S. Little
Robert M Miller
Lucille Grant Morton
Ann Noble-Kiley
Mary F O’Loughlin Rafferty
Elizabeth and Ervin Philipps
William J. and Lia G. Poorvu
Robert D. and Rosemary W. Putnam
Jacqueline A. Ridout
Desmond Rohan
Roberta L. Rubin and Donald B. Abrams
Robert M. Salino
Carole Schlessinger
Paul R. and Theresa A. Simeone
Nancy B. Soulette
Joel C. Tillinghast
J. Edward Varallo

All Other Donations

Yigitcan Acar
Liza Allen
Peter Ambler and Lindsay Miller
Carol S. Anderson
Kristyn Anderson
Peg Anderson
Whitney Anderson
William Anzenberger
Bennett Simon and Roberta Apfel
Kelli Armstrong
Mark Aronson and Alice Bonesteel
Peter Avallone
Abby Balfour
Sarah Banse
McKenzae Bartels
Jane Bell
Alan R. Benenfeld
Jon Benson and Pamela W. Lynn
Patricia Downs Berger
Benton Berman
Lorrey J. Bianchi and Kathleen M. Casey-Bianchi
Linda Cabot Black
Susan E. Blumenscheid
Marzina C Bockler
Carl Borruso
Mike Boutin
Masha Branagan
Anne Myers Brandt
Jenni Brennan
Kimberly Brennan
Monica Brennan
John and Monica Brennan
Anna Brody
Rosemary Brooks
Richard M. Brotman and Linda J. Bond
Myles A. Brown and Judy E. Garber
Anya and Michael Brunnick
Emily Burns
Joseph Byrne
Elizabeth K. Cabot
Elizabeth E. Caney
Janice Cardoza and Patricia Shearman
Gabriela Cedrone
Chris Centurelli
Robert B. and Marcia G. Chaffee
Charities Aid Foundation of America
Huiling Chen
Wilfrix Cherazard
Claire Cobot
Ann S. Coles
Peg Coles
John P. Comings and Rima E. Rudd
Nancy L. Conlin
Jodie L. Conneely
Laurie Connors
Peter and Patricia G. Cooper
David A. and Sharon S. Cores
Florence and Eleanor Coslow
Malcolm F. and Mary G. Crawford
Robin Crespo
George Cronin
Norma D. Culviner
Daniel P. and Julie M. Dain
Janice M. Daley
Andre and Marilyn Danesh
Aldon and Patricia Daniels
F. Davis Dassori
Susan L Denison
Alka Desai
Cindy Diamond
Paula Dincer
Linda Dittmar
Richard E. and Nancy B. Doherty
Joan Domenicucci
Tristan Domville
Richard S. Doring
Charles Dresner and Judith A. Rosen
Gustaaf C. Driessen and Lorraine J. Goldstein
Sara Driscoll
Pat Dugan and Jim O’Brien
Lindsay Duggan
Michael S. and Katharine D. Dukakis
Caroline Enright
Susan Etscovitz
Reverand Katharine C. Evans
Peter G. Fallon
Carmen M. Fields and Lorenz Finison, PhD
Ernie Fields Jr.
Susan S. Fish
Kathleen Fitzgerald
Theresa Fitzgerald
William C. Fletcher
Patricia Foley
Brian M. Forbes
Charles T. and MaryAnna Foskett
Bailey Foster
Susan Fowler
Jared Freedman
Anna E. Friedman
Barbara Fultz Martinez
Judy Gallagher
Steve I. Gallant
William L. Gardner and Sari J. Rotter
Sal and Lynn Girifalco
Andrew Glass
Ann Glick
Ernest Godshalk
Maxine and Jim Goetschius
Elise Goldberg
Elizabeth Ann Goldstein
Yesenia Gonzalez
Sandra Lehr Goodman
Nancy C. Goodwin
Joan S. Gordon
Jenna Granger
Jill Granger
Anne and Joe Grilli
David and Margaret Gullette
Laura-Lee Hanney
Terry Harris
Kenelm W. Harris and Debra Glabeau
Daphne Hatsopoulos
Alan Hein and Katherine Hall-Page
Abigail Henrich and Jon Paul Sidnor
Marcie Hershman
Ashley Hersutamto
Deborah Hickox
Judith B. Hikes
Julie Himes
John F. Hodgman and Adele W. Pike
Caroline Holliday
Jean Holmblad
John O. Horst and Barbara L. Wallace
Heidi W. Hughey
Karen D. and Kerry J. Jacobsen
Geoffrey T. Johnson and Barbara A. Garner
Robert D. Johnston
Paul Joseph and Linda Schiffman
Debra Kajano
Michael Kan
Stephanie D. Karger
Lillian Kasparov
Michael Kautz
Mary Kelly
Jordan Knight
Paul and Skye M. Kramer
Sara Krauss
Kathryn Kulpa
Jeanine Kwong
Elizabeth Labedz
Kelsey Labrot
Elliott and Gail Laffer
Lakes Association of Norway
Cindy Leahy
Esther M. Leidolf
Deborah Levey
Ellen J. Lipsey
John Lisker
Sherry F. Litwack
Margot Livesey
Elliot D. and Lenore Z. Lobel
Dorothea Black and Stephen R. Logowitz
Jennifer Lombardi
Jaime Lombardo
Yamileth Lopez
Jean Francois and Joan Chafet Louis
Pamela W. Lynn
Christopher Maccarini
Tarah MacGregor
Mary MacLeod
Susan MacLeod
Laura Markley
Jeffrey E. and Jane W. Marshall
Becky Martin
Elizabeth Martin
David A. and Sara E. Mawhinney
Barry C. and Grace D. Mazur
Karen McCabe
Keith McCarthy
William S. and Hope McDermott
Matt and Collin McDonald
Colleen McElhinnney
Kathleen McGrath
Audrey McQuade
Lynn M. McWhood
Krissie Michelle
Beatrice Miller
Julia Mitarotondo
Liz and Sean Moore
Sarah Moore
Ivor P. and Barbara E. M. Morgan
Arlene Morgan
Jana Morra and Doug Clapp
Michael A. and Djenne-Amal N. Morris
Margaret Movelle
Michael R. Murphy
Susan Hall Mygatt
Jennifer Nagle
P. C. Navin and Suzin Bartley
Helen O’Donnell
Scott G. Ofrias
James O’Hare
John O’Loughlin
D. Cosmo and Jane P. Papa
Bob Paponetti
Mary Margaret Pappas
Kathleen Dyer Parker
Carole Patterson
Laura Pattison
Karen R. Pavidis
Elisabeth T. Peterson
Ashley Petrow
Petrucelly, Norris & Minsch, PC
Harold I. Pratt
Benjamin and Rebecca-Lily Prinz
Donela Qirjazi
Heather Rask
Jennie Rathbun
Amelie L. Ratliff
Paula Ravaioli
Mina Reddy
Julie Reiser
Shelly Resnick
Frank and Patrice Roberts
Matthew Rogers
Barbra E. Rosenberg
Sharryn E. Ross and Jon G. Truslow
Arlene D. and Eugene S. Rubin
Frank Santoro
Kelli Scandrol
Helen Chin Schlichte
Claudia and Anthony Schwartz
Robert W. Seifert and Jennifer B. Goren
Robert N. Shapiro
Stanley J. and Elsa H. Sidel
Robert A. Silberman
Julie Slack
Stephen P. and Robin A. Smith
Robert Sparkes
Audrey Sparschu
Elizabeth and Gary Spiess
Donald R. and Jeanne Stanton
Anita Stapen
Victoria A. Steinitz
Heather Tanashian
Gloria E. Tatarian
Melissa Theroux
Lisa Tison
Neil and Carol Todreas
Stephen Tracy
Aubrey Trudeau
Lily Tuck
Laurie R. Tunick
Lucy Turner
Christopher Valente
Wendy and Yves Van Damme
Marta Van Ranst
Rosamond B. Vaule
Janice Vicente-Correia
Paula Virtue
Jean Walsh and Graham Davies
Mary Walsh
Rebecca Walsh Bradley
R. J. and Laura R. Walters
Susan Ware
Christopher Warner
Thomas and Sandra Webster
Stephen M. and Maureen B. Weisner
Mark Weld
Micheal West
Susan J. White
William H. and Sally H. M. Williams
John T. and Jennifer N. Wilson
Daniel C. and Wendy W. Winn
Katherine B. Winter
Donald E. and Erin E. Witherell
Michael Witherell
Robert Witherell
Carol Ann Wlodkoski
Theodore M. and Jo Ann Wong
Alice Woods
Allan Wyatt and Nina Marlowe
Stephanie Yesner and Maura Russell
Gregory Youman