Foundation and Individual Funders

MapLight, a nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization is funded by individuals and foundations who favor greater transparency for our elected officials' actions.

We are deeply grateful to the foundations and individuals whose contributions make our work possible.

Foundation Supporters

  Open Society Foundations Kaphan Foundation
The James Irvine Foundation Sunlight Foundation
The Laura and John Arnold Foundation The Rockefeller Brothers Fund
Macarthur Foundation Columbia Foundation
The Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation The John Randolph Haynes and Dora Haynes Foundation
William and Flora Hewlett Foundation Rita Allen Foundation
Ford Foundation Arkay Foundation
Rockefeller Family Fund Bauman Foundation
Compton Foundation CA FWD
Park Foundation Threshold Foundation logo
Net Squared Award Tides Foundation

JEHT Foundation
Edwards Family Fund, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Steven M. Silberstein Foundation
Fredricksen Green Foundation Fund at the Community Foundation of Western Nevada
Bright Horizon Fund
Cutts Foundation
Jennifer and Jonathan Allan Soros Foundation
William B. Wiener Foundation
Schooner Foundation
Linnaeus Thomson Fund of the Tides Foundation
Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation
Grant Me the Wisdom Fund
The Fair Share Fund at the Community Foundation of Santa Cruz County
DiPaola Foundation
The Lamrock Fund, an advised fund of Silicon Valley Community Foundation


Individual supporters (partial list)

Steven Addis and Joanne Hom
Jaleh and George Bisharat
Bay Chang
Bud Colligan
Robert Cook and Michelle Hlubinka
Alex Dingle
Ben Gomes
Greg and Caroline Gretsch
Craig Johnson
Norman Kline and Allison F. Abbott-Kline
John R. Koza
Thomas and Gabrielle Layton
Lawrence Lessig
David W. Mills
John O'Farrell and Gloria Principe
Sunil Paul
Steve Rehmus
Kim and Andrew Scott
Jared Smith
Eric Joseph Urhane
Nadine Weil

In-Kind Support

Other Support
NetSquared Innovation Award - first prize 2007
World Summit Award for excellence in e-Government
New Progressive Coalition "Political Mutual Fund" award

Financial Disclosures

Click on the links below to see our annual reporting returns filed with the IRS, also known as Form 990s.

FY 2014
FY 2013
FY 2012
FY 2011
FY 2010
FY 2009
FY 2008
FY 2007
FY 2006
FY 2005

Audited Financials FY 2012/2013



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Last updated: January 9, 2014