Major Benefactors

Since September 11, 2001 over 20,000 individuals, corporations, foundations, and organizations have made gifts to the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund and its related subfunds. The listing below represents the corporate and foundation gifts of $10,000 or more. On behalf of all students benefiting from the Families of Freedom Scholarship Fund, Scholarship America extends its deepest gratitude.

$5 million and above
Citigroup Foundation Citigroup Relief Fund
DaimlerChrysler Help the Children Fund
Major League Baseball - Major League Baseball Players Association Disaster Relief Fund
National Collegiate Athletic Association

$2,000,000 to $4,999,999
BP America
DuPont
Freddie Mac
Lumina Foundation for Education
PeopleSoft
Ralph Lauren Foundation American Heroes Fund
The Power of America Fund

$1,000,000 to $1,999,999
Benjamin Moore & Co.
Big Ten Conference
Biogen, Inc.
Brocade Communications Systems, Inc.
Council for Better Corporate Citizenship (CBCC) – Japan Relief Fund
Discover Card
Goldman Sachs
Harvard University
International Youth Foundation Nokia Education Fund
Kansas Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Morgan Stanley Victims Relief Fund
NIKE Inc.
National Automobile Dealers Charitable Foundation
The OfficeMax Charitable Foundation
ONI Systems
PGA TOUR, Inc.
Philip Morris Companies Inc.
Scottish Rite Foundation National Disaster Relief Scholarship
Southeastern Conference
Unilever United States Foundation
USA Funds
Anonymous (2)

$500,000 to $999,999
Academy Foundation
Electronic Arts, Inc.
Hyogo Prefecture (Japan) Friendship Fund
Levi Strauss Foundation
Make A Difference Day Scholarship
National League of Cities Always Remember 9-11 Fund
Robert R. McCormick Tribune Foundation
VeriSign, Inc.
Anonymous (1)

$250,000 to $499,999
Akzo Nobel Inc.
The Employees of Gap, Inc.
IDSA Foundation
International Paper Company Foundation
Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago
The Longaberger Company
Monsanto Fund
NACDS Charitable Foundation, Inc. 9/11 Fund
NEC Foundation of America
SEI Investments & Employees
THE SKIRBALL FOUNDATION
World Journal 9/11 Fund
Anonymous (5)

$100,000 to $249,999
Bertelsmann
Big 12 Conference:
   Baylor University
   Iowa State University
   Kansas State University
   Oklahoma State University
   Texas A&M University
   Texas Tech University
   University of Colorado
   University of Kansas
   University of Missouri
   University of Nebraska
   University of Oklahoma
   University of Texas
Cardinal Health Foundation
The Champlin Foundations
Intergen
International Dairy-Deli-Bakery Association
International Paper Company Employee Relief Fund
Knight Vision Foundation
KVOA Communications Inc.
MBI, Inc.
National Burglar and Fire Alarm Association
Office Depot
Oppenheimer Funds Legacy Program World Trade Center Legacy Relief Fund
Organon
Pinnacle Entertainment, Inc.
The Regent Wall Street
Ripplewood Foundation
Sanofi-Synthelabo
Thelen Reid & Priest LLP
Tiffany & Co.
Union of American Hebrew Congregations
VNU
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc.
WAVY-TV
Weekenders USA, Inc.
Anonymous (10)

$50,000 to $99,999
The American Chamber of Commerce in Japan
Association of Metro New York
Burger King Franchisees, Inc.
CAF
CAF America
Chicago Mercantile Exchange Foundation
ECMC Group Foundation
Greater Phoenix Chinese America 9-11 Fund
JEOPARDY!
Modern Woodmen of America
O’Hara Foundation
Philadelphia Eagles Football Club
Philadelphia Phantoms Wives Charity Foundation
Transportation Construction Industry Associations:
    American Concrete Pavement Association
    American Road & Transportation Builders Association
    Asphalt Pavement Alliance
    Construction Industry Manufacturers Association
    National Asphalt Pavement Association
    National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association
U.S. Trust Corporation
W.R. Hotchkiss Foundation
Young's Market Company
Anonymous (23)

$25,000 to $49,999
Alliance for Aging Research
Antioch Rotary Club
Beatrice Snyder Foundation
Berlin Family Foundation
Best Buy Co., Inc.
BKD, LLP
CGR Valley Products
The Chase Group
CoBank
Cooper Industries
Senator Robert J. Dole
Gemological Institute of America (GIA)
International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans
Nan Yang Garment Company
New York Construction News
North Penn School District
Panca Prima Eka
PG&E National Energy Group*
Pioneer Investments
Pioneer Natural Resources
Rehoboth Beach Main St. (For the citizens of Rehoboth Beach, DE)
Sherman Hospital Medical Staff
Simon Town International Inc.
The Strong Family
Verizon Foundation
Wendell August
Anonymous (47)

$10,000 to $24,999
Adis Dimension Footwear
The American Druze Foundation and The American Druze Society
Associated Students of Hartnell College
The Bartech Group, Inc.
Bartley Corp.
Blaylock & Partners, L.P.
Bruin Athletic Council (UCLA)
Cargill
Cargill, Incorporated
CFA Education Foundation, Inc.
Chang Shin Trading Company
Chester County Community Foundation/Jordan Family Fun for Chester County
Community Foundation of Western North Carolina/Langberg Fund
Deutsch, Kerrigan & Stiles, L.L.P
Doctors Cuttino, Nelson, Miller, Eschenroeder, Zoghby, Swanson, Cyr and McAndrew Oral Surgery Associates
Donahoe Purohit Miller, Inc.
Drinker Biddle & Reath L.L.P.
Eva Footware Ltd
Federation of American Women’s Clubs Overseas (FAWCO)
Gartner, Inc.
Howard Rice Menerovski Canady Falk & Rabkin
IKEA N.A. Services
India Association of Mississippi
Inland Paperboard and Packaging, Inc.
Kowalski's Companies
LDI Reproprinting Centers
Liberty Garment
Loews Hotels
Los Angeles Clippers Foundation
Lower Moreland Township School District
Lusardi Construction Company
The May Department Stores Company Inc.
Midwest Energy Cooperative
Missouri Farm Bureau Foundation for Agriculture (America United Fund)
Nesbitt Family Foundation
Nice Apparel Company
On Shun Knitters Ltd.
Pennsylvania Institute of Certified Public Accountants
Photocraft, Inc.
Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc.
PT. Doson Indonesia
PT. KMK Global Sports
PT. Pratama Abadi Industries
Quang Viet Enterprise Co., Ltd.
RCEC Residential Construction Employers Council
Ruden, McClosky, Smith, Schuster, & Russell, P.A.
Russell Standard Corp.
Sabrina Fashion Industrial Corp.
Saha-Union Public Company Limited
Seoul American High School
Superior Bank and Its Customers
Thacher Proffitt & Wood
Union Footwear Public Company Limited
United We Dance
V.T. Garment Co., Ltd.
Anonymous (76)

Keeping Dreams Alive

Maureen"The Families of Freedom Scholarship sustains the memories of all those lost or suffering due to 9/11. It is so humbling that donors, who are seemingly strangers, can show such kindness and compassion. Scholarship America gives me strength and hope for a better future."

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