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GIVING CIRCLESMembers of PPIC’s Donor Circle and Corporate Circle are a diverse, engaged, and informed community of stakeholders.

Donor Circle
California Circle – $100,000+
The California Endowment
David and Susan Coulter
The Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation
Donald Bren Foundation
Frances and Arjay Miller
The James Irvine Foundation
John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn
John and Louise Bryson
Laural Foundation water drop bullet
Pacific Life Foundation
Raymond and Elsa Watson
Richard J. Riordan
S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation water drop bullet
Tom and Marilyn Sutton higher ed icon
TomKat Foundation water drop bullet
Walter B. Hewlett
William R. Hewlett

California Grizzly Circle – $10,000-$24,999
Arjay Miller higher ed icon statewide survey icon
Colleen and Robert D. Haas water drop bullet
John and Louise Bryson higher ed icon statewide survey icon
Mas and Marcy Masumoto/Masumoto Family Farm higher ed icon water drop bullet
Walter B. Hewlett

Big Sur Circle – $5,000-$9,999
Bay Area Clean Water Agencies water drop bullet
Beall Family Foundation
David and Marianna Fisher
Gerald L. Parsky
Hamilton, Rabinovitz & Associates, Inc.
Linda Rosenberg Ach water drop bullet
Mark Baldassare and Cheryl Katz
Steve Merksamer
Western Riverside Council of Governments

Joshua Tree Circle – $2,500-$4,999
Barbara and Richard Rosenberg
Celeste Cantú and Dr. Barry Stampfl water drop bullet
Chet and Laura Hewitt
Joanne C. Kozberg
Kim Polese
Larry and Kate Weston, in memory of Margaret E. Weston
Laural Foundation

Golden Gate Bridge Circle – $1,000-$2,499
Ann Notthoff and Dwight Holing statewide survey icon
Blue Shield of California
California Business Properties Association
David and Susan Post
Frances Spivy-Weber water drop bullet
Fritz Hitchcock higher ed icon
Gary and Cary Hart higher ed icon
Joseph I. Castro, President, California State University, Fresno higher ed icon
Linda Griego
Mary G.F. Bitterman
Michael Kahn
Ophelia Basgal and Gary Fitschen
Paul Rosenstiel and Jan Masaoka
Phil and Marilyn Isenberg
Steve and Melva Arditti
Woolf Farming and Processing water drop bullet

California Poppy Circle – $500 to $999
A. Marisa Chun
Abby Cook and Ali Mirza
Anthony S. and Deborah Gonzalez
Ashley Boren and Dan Purtell water drop bullet
Bernard J. Mikell, Jr.
Campaign for College Opportunity higher ed icon
Gaddi and Elaine Vasquez statewide survey icon
Gayle Ravenscroft and Patrick Murphy
Lenny and Christine Mendonca
Matt Cate

Additional supporters include –
Abdi Soltani and Grace Kong
Alycia Kantor
Andrew Hattori
California Council for Environmental & Economic Balance water drop bullet
Eddie Corwin water drop bullet
Elizabeth Tuckwell
F. Thomas Biglione water drop bullet
Jean and Gary Pokorny
Katharine and David Greenbaum
Kathryn and Michael Lewis
Lauren Steely water drop bullet
Lisa Cole higher ed icon water drop bullet
Margaret Park higher ed icon statewide survey icon
María Blanco
Mary Elisabeth (Emmy) Cattani water drop bullet
Michael Greene statewide survey icon
Pete and Gina Peterson
Peter Taylor
Quinn and Angelo King
Richard M. Frank
Ruben Barrales
Stephen and Carol Lombardi water drop bullet
Tom Epstein
Vernon Crowder water drop bullet
The Weiss Group

Corporate Circle
Abt Associates
Almond Board of California
Edison International
Learning for Action

GRANTSPPIC receives generous grant support from a diverse group of California and national foundations as well as local, state, and federal agencies.

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation higher ed icon
Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University
California Acceleration Project higher ed icon
California Association of Sanitation Agencies water drop bullet
California Community Foundation
The California Endowment
California Health Care Foundation
College Futures Foundation higher ed icon statewide survey icon
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation statewide survey icon
The Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation statewide survey icon water drop bullet
ECMC Foundation higher ed icon
Evelyn and Walter Haas, Jr. Fund
Heising-Simons Foundation statewide survey icon
Institute of Education Sciences, US Department of Education
The James Irvine Foundation higher ed icon statewide survey icon
Laura and John Arnold Foundation
S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation statewide survey icon water drop bullet
Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Silver Giving Foundation statewide survey icon
Stuart Foundation statewide survey icon
Sustainable Conservation water drop bullet
TomKat Foundation water drop bullet
US Department of Agriculture water drop bullet
US Environmental Protection Agency water drop bullet
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation water drop bullet
William T. Grant Foundation

SPONSORSHIPSA wide range of organizations—including corporations, nonprofits, utilities, and family foundations—support special PPIC events and projects.

PPIC Speaker Series on California’s Future
Support for this high-profile event series helps PPIC raise public awareness and encourage dialogue about building a better future for the state. Sponsors of our 2018 series include:

Applied Materials Foundation
Bank of America
California Community Foundation
The California Endowment
California Health Care Foundation
The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
ECMC Foundation
Edison International
The James Irvine Foundation
Kaiser Permanente
Lucas Public Affairs
McKinsey & Company
NextEra Energy
MUFG Union Bank
Rosenberg Foundation
The San Francisco Foundation
Sierra Health Foundation
Silver Giving Foundation
Stuart Foundation
The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
PPIC Corporate Circle
PPIC Donor Circle

Annual Support of the PPIC Water Policy Center
Annual support of the water center provides critical resources that significantly increase our ability to respond strategically and thoughtfully to the state’s rapidly changing water policy environment. Annual sponsors include:

Association of California Water Agencies water drop bullet
California American Water Company water drop bullet
California Trout water drop bullet
California Water Service water drop bullet
The Dirk and Charlene Kabcenell Foundation water drop bullet
Driscoll’s water drop bullet
Environmental Defense Fund water drop bullet
Golden State Water Company water drop bullet
The Metropolitan Water District of Southern California water drop bullet
Mojave Water Agency water drop bullet
Morgan Family Foundation water drop bullet
The Nature Conservancy water drop bullet
Netafim water drop bullet
Northern California Water Association water drop bullet
Pisces Foundation water drop bullet
Rosenberg Ach Foundation water drop bullet
S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation water drop bullet
The San Diego Foundation water drop bullet
San Francisco Public Utilities Commission water drop bullet
Santa Ana Watershed Project Authority water drop bullet
Sonoma County Water Agency water drop bullet
The Walton Family Foundation water drop bullet
Water Foundation water drop bullet
Western Growers water drop bullet
Wonderful Orchards water drop bullet

higher ed icon Supporter of the PPIC Higher Education Center
statewide survey icon Supporter of the PPIC Statewide Survey
water drop bullet Supporter of the PPIC Water Policy Center

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