Ceres wishes to thank the generous supporters who have made it possible for us to advance our efforts to build leadership and drive solutions throughout the economy. As a nonprofit, 501(c)3 organization, Ceres relies on support from foundations, individuals and other funders to achieve our mission to transform the economy to build a sustainable future for people and the planet. 

Foundation and Organization Grants

  • The 11th Hour Project
  • 444S Foundation
  • Adiuvans Foundation
  • Anonymous contributors
  • Bank of America Foundation
  • Barr Foundation
  • Bernard F. and Alva B. Gimbel Foundation
  • Bloomberg Philanthropies
  • Blue Moon Fund
  • ClimateWorks Foundation
  • Credit Suisse
  • Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation
  • David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • Educational Foundation of America
  • Energy Foundation
  • Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
  • Fresh Sound Foundation
  • Generation Foundation
  • Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation
  • The Grantham Foundation for the Protection of the Environment
  • Green Tech Action Fund
  • Growald Family Fund
  • Ittleson Foundation, Inc.
  • Joyce Foundation
  • Kresge Foundation
  • Libra Foundation
  • The Marcus Foundation
  • The McKnight Foundation
  • Merck Family Fund
  • Nathan Cummings Foundation
  • The New Belgium Family Foundation
  • New Venture Fund
  • New York Community Trust
  • Park Foundation
  • Pisces Foundation
  • Presbyterian Church (USA)
  • The Putnam Foundation
  • Rockefeller Brothers Fund
  • The Rockefeller Foundation
  • The Sand County Charitable Trust
  • S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation
  • Scherman Foundation
  • Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia 
  • Skoll Foundation
  • Surdna Foundation
  • Tellus Mater Foundation
  • Turner Foundation, Inc.
  • The VELUX Foundations
  • Wallace Genetic Foundation
  • Walton Family Foundation
  • Water Foundation 
  • WestWind Foundation

Corporate Contributions, Sponsorships, and Matching Gifts

  • Addison
  • Alliance Bernstein 
  • Anonymous
  • Bank of America Corporation
  • Baxter International, Inc.
  • Benevity Social Ventures, Inc.
  • Bloomberg LP
  • Breckinridge Capital Advisors
  • Brown-Forman
  • California Clean Energy Fund 
  • California Fire Foundation 
  • Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation 
  • Capricorn Investment Group 
  • Carbonfund.org
  • CBRE/New England
  • CBT Architects
  • Citi
  • ClearBridge Investments
  • CR360
  • Denver Water
  • Deutsche Bank 
  • Dignity Health 
  • Driscoll’s 
  • Foley Hoag LLP
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Mills, Inc.
  • General Motors
  • Google
  • Goulston & Storrs
  • Hannon Armstrong
  • HSBC Private Bank 
  • IBM
  • JPMorgan Chase & Co. 
  • K&L Gates 
  • KKR & Co.
  • Legg Mason Global Asset Management 
  • The Marcus Family Foundation 
  • Morgan Stanley
  • Morrison & Foerster 
  • MSCI 
  • Nasdaq
  • Nephila Advisors, LLC
  • Orrick 
  • Pacific Gas and Electric Company 
  • Parnassus Investments
  • Pepsico 
  • PGIM 
  • Prudential
  • QMA
  • Ride
  • RobecoSAM
  • Seamans Capital Management
  • SEB
  • SEIU
  • State Street Corporation 
  • Sullivan & Worcester LLP
  • Sustainable Insight Capital Management 
  • Terra Alpha Investments LLC
  • Textron Inc.
  • The McKnight Foundation 
  • Trillium Asset Management
  • Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations
  • Walt Disney Co. 
  • Westminister Water Utility
  • Wells Fargo 

Ceres 1000

The Ceres 1000 is a dedicated group of individuals who support Ceres by making annual gifts of $1,000 or more. Membership is recognized at three levels - Members, Partners, and Leaders - with graduated benefits at each level.

Ceres 1000 Members

  • Kathryn Alsegaf
  • Deborah and John Baldwin
  • Tom Beach
  • Erik Blachford
  • Loren Blackford
  • Kenneth Boudreau
  • Holly Chang
  • Lee Cooper
  • Frank De Rosa
  • Thibault Deckers
  • Roger and Donna Lee Dennison
  • Clem Dinsmore
  • Joe Dougherty
  • Jack and Cindy Ehnes
  • Barbara and Nick Elton
  • Allan Emkin
  • Oz Erickson
  • Pamela and Peter Flaherty
  • Hilary Forbes
  • Valerie Gardner
  • Giudice Family Foundation
  • Joel Golden
  • Jeffrey Gramlich
  • Alisa Gravitz and Joe Garman
  • William Green
  • Ashok Gupta
  • Mary Hayden and Carla Tomaso
  • Chobee Hoy
  • Peter Joseph
  • Elizabeth King
  • Margaret Kitchell
  • Steven Kline
  • Peter Knight and Gail Britton
  • Stuart and Kathy Koman
  • Victoria Lowell
  • Mindy Lubber and Norman Stein
  • Veronique Maboge
  • The McCance Foundation Trust
  • Alfred L. Morse and Annette S. Morse Foundation
  • John O'Hara
  • Lee and Yolanda Opolinsky
  • Karen Patterson Greene
  • Carl Pope
  • Victoria Ransom and Alain Chuard
  • Marc Robert
  • Jack Robinson and Sarah Finnie Robinson
  • Marion Robinson
  • Linda and Len Rosen
  • Mark Rosenberg
  • Judy Sandford
  • Susan and Curtis Sayers
  • Sophia Sayigh
  • Robert Schultz
  • Alicia Seiger and Mark Hayes
  • Joan and James Shapiro, in memory of Norman Lazarus
  • Sarah Sharpe
  • Brian Shillinglaw
  • Nancy Soulette
  • Cyrus and Joanne Spurlino
  • Anne Stausboll and John Adkisson
  • Thomas Tarpey
  • Jonathan Wallach
  • James Wallack and Rebecca Matthews
  • Drew Williamson and Jill Jarrett
  • Molly Wood
  • David Zellner

Ceres 1000 Partners

  • The Alchemy Foundation
  • Phil and Julie Angelides
  • Anonymous Contributors
  • Harold Appleton
  • Marcia and Douglas Bateson
  • Michael Bradley
  • Laurie Burt
  • Bill Davis
  • Jeffrey Eckel
  • Richard and Courtney Eno
  • Brad Figel
  • Nancy Floyd
  • Neva Goodwin
  • Catherine and Tom Hughes
  • Douglas and Jackie Husid
  • Suz Mac Cormac
  • George Marcus
  • Richard Marks and Jenny Morrison
  • Wil Merck and Nonie Brady
  • Peter Miscovich
  • Fred and Susan Putnam
  • Eric and Heather Redman
  • David Rumsey
  • Tedd and Ella Saunders
  • The Sharpe Family Foundation/Julie and Henry Sharpe, III
  • The Sharpe Family Foundation/Peggy and Henry Sharpe
  • Adele Simmons
  • Deborah Slotpole
  • Tim Smith
  • The Bernard and Anne Spitzer Charitable Trust
  • John Williams
  • Richard Zimmerman
  • Samantha and Scott Zinober

Ceres 1000 Leaders

  • Anonymous
  • Anita and Joshua Bekenstein
  • Erol Foundation
  • Chris and Lisa Kaneb
  • Lear Family Foundation
  • Peter and Peggy Rosenblum
  • Barney and Temple Schauble
  • The Seiger Family Foundation
  • The Timken Mathews Family Foundation
  • Shirley Weese Young

Individual and Family Foundation Giving

Gifts of $100 or more.

 

  • Mercedes Agogino
  • Janet Alderton
  • Shelley Alpern
  • Anonymous Contributors
  • Julie Asfahl
  • Dolores Astill
  • Shelley Atkinson
  • Jonathan and Lorelei Atwood
  • Stuart and Susan Auchincloss
  • Anne Bachner
  • Dan Bakal and Michelle Acker
  • Clifford Anderson
  • Bob and Judy Banks
  • Sheila Bari
  • Martin Bauman
  • John Beckman
  • John and Elizabeth Bednarski
  • Rob Berridge
  • Ann and Donald Berwick
  • Ingrid Beyer
  • Genevieve Biggs
  • Nina Birger
  • William Blackburn and Sara Jean Murphy
  • Dorothy Bradley
  • Amy Braun
  • Tim Brennan
  • Kai Brown
  • James Bruen
  • Vidette Bullock Mixon
  • Business Leaders for Climate Action
  • Tracey Cameron
  • Charles Carllson
  • Theodore Chase Jr.
  • Allan Checkoway
  • Winston Chen
  • Mark Chen
  • Emily Cichy
  • Elisabeth Clemens
  • John Cleveland
  • Ferdinand and Susanna Colloredo-Mansfeld
  • William Concidine
  • W. E. Douglas Creed
  • Jake and Marie Dacey
  • Pat Davidson
  • John Dernbach
  • Karina Di Sisto
  • Mary Ann DiMascio
  • Thomas DiNapoli
  • Ehud Dor
  • Lester Duman and Mona Gold
  • Natalie Durbin
  • Robert Eakins and Julie Wachowski
  • Anne Laurin and Robert Eccles
  • Susan and Michael Eckhart
  • Anne and Paul Ehrlich
  • Samuel Ehrlichman
  • George Ehrhardt
  • Peter and Jayna Ellsworth
  • Matthew Ender
  • Joy Facos
  • Tracy Leigh Feldman
  • Harvey Fernbach
  • Nancy Fleming
  • Laura Franceschini 
  • Follen Church
  • Ingely Forbes
  • Karen O. Fort
  • Sean Fowler
  • Karina Funk
  • Kenneth A. Gagne
  • Lisa Gansky
  • Margaret Gates
  • Peter Gazzerro
  • Michel Gelobter
  • Florence Gibson
  • Andrew and Kimberly Gluck
  • David Goodman
  • Julie and Ross Gorte
  • Fay Graning
  • Randy Gray and Nora Flaherty Gray
  • Kirsten Griebel
  • Andrew and Dawn Gross
  • Andy Hall and Caitlin Doering
  • Jim Hanna
  • Rachel Harold
  • Paul and Mary Harris
  • Pam Heidell
  • William Herdle
  • Stephen Heymann and Cynthia Lubien
  • Caroline and Fred Hoppin
  • John Hosken
  • Becky Huinker
  • Jack Humphrey
  • James and Gail Isenberg
  • T.A. and Richard Iverson
  • Babbie Jacobs
  • Keith Johnson and Julie Hunter
  • Steven Kadish and Linda Snyder
  • JoAnn Kahn and Thomas Lyon
  • George and Rebecca Kangos
  • Anne Kelly
  • Rosemary Kelly
  • Donald and Patrice Kirshbaum
  • Karl and Joann Kunz
  • Reverend Joseph La Mar
  • Rebecca Lambert
  • Charles Lauter
  • Jennifer Lavan and Sean Lynch
  • Janet Lawson
  • Julie Leitman and Charlton MacVeagh
  • Michael Letson
  • Ken Locklin
  • Marcena Love
  • Bruce MacCracken
  • Gordon MacFarland
  • Mary and Steve Magnani
  • Patricia Maher
  • Jonathan Maltz
  • Robert Mandich
  • Marion and Kai Marcucelli
  • Heath Marlow
  • Dawn Martin
  • Robert Massie and Anne Tate
  • Paul Mayer
  • Stuart Mayer
  • Bruce and Julia McBratney
  • Locke McCorkle
  • Mark McDivitt
  • John and Kate McGarry
  • William and Elizabeth McGeveran
  • Cynthia McHale
  • James McQueen
  • Harriet Mendlowitz
  • Jeannine Mercer
  • Joe Miller
  • Richard and Leslie Miller
  • Lee and Vicki Morgan
  • James Morrison
  • Judith and Charles Mullins
  • Eleanor Mulvaney Seamans and Richard Seamans
  • Michael Nelson
  • Craig Newmark
  • Max Nibert
  • Henry O'Brien
  • Esteban Ochoa
  • John O'Connell
  • Cathy and Kevin Palmer
  • Alan Palmiter
  • Christopher and Janine Parkinson
  • Matthew Partridge
  • Theodore and Jeanette Polansky
  • David Porteous and Vicky Smith
  • Judi Poulson
  • John Pound
  • Donald and Margherita Pryor
  • Janet and Kumar Ranganathan
  • Anna Raus
  • Carol Lee Rawn and Tim Mackey
  • Sandra Raynor
  • Sue Reid
  • Harriette Resnick
  • Anadel Rich
  • Polly Rich
  • Howard Rifkin
  • Duane and Anne Roberts
  • Susan Roberts
  • James Rogers
  • Paige Roth
  • Terri Rottman
  • Lisa Rutherford
  • Mary Ryan
  • Peter Safirstein and Ruth Susnick
  • Elizabeth Salisbury
  • Daniel Saltz
  • Brian Sant
  • Todd and Beth Saunders
  • Howard Saxner
  • John and Judith Scotnicki
  • Erik and Lisa Sebesta
  • George and Carole Seger
  • Jean Allen and Harold Settler
  • Barbara Seymour and Rishad Sadikot
  • Deb Seymour
  • Marion Seymour
  • Chi Ho Sham
  • Kristin and David Shapiro
  • Bill Slaton and Kent Newton
  • Mark Smith and Elizabeth Brown
  • Victoria Smith
  • William Somplatsky-Jarman
  • Kirsten Snow Spalding
  • Tim Stout
  • Virgil Augustine and Naomi Strand
  • Kurt Strasser
  • Nancy Strickland
  • Eric Strid
  • Shoolah Escott and Joseph Sulmar
  • Luca Toscani
  • Marilyn Tressel
  • Mary Tucker and John Grim
  • Stuart and Elin Valentine
  • George Vanarsdale
  • Carolyn and John Vann
  • Rolland Vasin
  • Pamela Venus
  • John A. Voulgaris
  • Ian Wade
  • Dana Ward
  • Louise Warner
  • Letitia Webster
  • Beverly Weeks
  • Jane and Robert Weiss
  • Wendy and Elliott Weiss
  • Michael White
  • Christine and Andrew Winston
  • Elsa Wood
  • Jayne Wright
  • Ana Zacapa and Marcelo Camberos