Thank you to our supporters!

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Philanthropy plays a vital role in helping Scripps address some of the most important environmental challenges we face today. We are incredibly grateful to all of our donors in supporting our world-class research initiatives, and helping us educate the next generation of scientists.

Thank you to all who supported Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UC San Diego in the past year (names below reflect gifts made between July 1, 2014- June 30, 2015).

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A special thank you to those who have included Scripps Oceanography in their estate plans:
 
  • Patricia and Bill Todd
  • John and Leslie McQuown
  • William J. Toulis Trust
  • Robert W. Rex
  • Stuart Goode
  • Haruko Hayashi Quirk Revocable Trust
  • Elaine P. Antoniuk
  • Nancy E. Snyder
  • Allie Tegner
  • Dr. Lanna Cheng Lewin
  • Irving G. Tragen
  • Chester G. White
  • Barb M. Katz
  • Dr. Miriam Kastner
  • Walter C. Gutjahr
  • Jeanne B. Sleeper
  • Clinton and Margaret M. Spangler
  • Elizabeth N. Shapiro
  • Dr. Elizabeth L. Venrick

$5,000,000+

  • Price Philanthropies Foundation

$1,000,000-$4,999,999

  • Walter H. and Mary C. Munk
  • William H. and Kathy Scripps

$500,000-$999,999

  • G. Unger Vetlesen Foundation
  • Schmidt Ocean Institute
  • Schmidt Philanthropies

$250,000-$499,999

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Cecil H. and Ida M. Green Foundation for Earth Sciences
  • Jui-Yuan Y. Chang
  • International Community Foundation
  • Patricia and Bill Todd

$100,000-$249,999

  • Bentstar Project, Limited
  • Herman P. and Sophia Taubman Foundation
  • Lal Administrative Trust
  • John A. and Leslie McQuown
  • Edward W. and Christy Scripps Jr.
  • B. Greg and Betsy F. Mitchell
  • Moore Family Foundation
  • Gordon E. and Betty Moore
  • The David and Lucile Packard Foundation
  • The Roddenberry Foundation
  • The Seaver Institute
  • The William and Kathryn Scripps Family Foundation Inc.
  • William J. Toulis Trust
  • Mary M. Yang

$50,000-$99,999

  • Alan and Jane Lehman Foundation at the recommendation of Ellen
  • Lehman and Charles F. Kennel
  • Jeffrey R. and Brenda Bohn
  • Conifer Capital Management, LLC
  • Audrey S. Geisel
  • Stuart Goode
  • Hervey Family Fund at The San Diego Foundation
  • Dorothy R. McCrink
  • Nierenberg Foundation
  • Robert W. Rex
  • Stephen M. and Linda D. Strachan
  • The Cynthia and George Mitchell Foundation
  • The J. M. Kaplan Fund
  • Waitt Family Foundation
  • Walton Family Foundation Inc.
  • Mary Dewey White

$10,000-$49,999

  • Anonymous (2)
  • Air Products & Chemicals, Inc.
  • Elaine P. Antoniuk
  • Carlos and Sharon Arbelaez
  • Archie Arnold Trust
  • Arthur L. Funk and Joan A. Funk Charitable Foundation
  • Avatar Global Foundation
  • Devron R. and Christine P. Averett
  • Thomas H. and Maxine Y. Baker
  • James F. Beyster
  • Blasker Endowment
  • Charles H. Stout Foundation
  • Consortium for Ocean Leadership
  • Charles S. and Maryruth M. Cox
  • Gary S. and Denise N. David
  • Victoria Seaver Dean
  • Michael P. and Karen L. Drogin
  • Dow Agrosciences, LLC
  • Dow International Finance S.a.r.l.
  • Richard M. and Patty Elkus
  • Ellen Browning Scripps Foundation
  • Laura H. Fain
  • Finding 52 LLC
  • Kathy S. and Philip Froelich
  • Lena G. and William H. Gerwick
  • Lloyd L. and Dinia D. Green
  • Haruko Hayashi Quirk Revocable Trust
  • Judith M. Haxo
  • Basil Hefni
  • Linda Z. and Nicholas D. Holland
  • Hunter Industries, Inc.
  • James D. and Daphne Jameson
  • Las Patronas
  • Bruce A. and Laura A. Lee
  • McCarthy Family Foundation
  • Merlin Foundation
  • Mary Sue and Richard G. Northcutt
  • Napa Valley Vintners Association
  • Thomas A. Page
  • Bryce W. Rhodes
  • Emery W. Rhodes
  • Richard Grand Foundation
  • Charles Scripps
  • Gerald J. Scripps
  • SDG&E
  • Bryan Stebel
  • Stebel Financial Group, LLC
  • The Agouron Institute
  • The American Physiological Society
  • The Bentprop Project, Limited
  • The Donald and Elizabeth Dickinson Foundation
  • The Edna B. Sussman Fund
  • The Parker Foundation
  • Union Bank, N.A.
  • Yvetta A. Williams

$5,000-$9,999

  • Atkinson Family Foundation
  • John E. and Eleanor Barbey
  • Mary A. Beyster
  • Lewis M. and Constance Branscomb
  • Joyce A. and Paul Brooks
  • Catherine G. and Steven C. Constable
  • Paul K. and Linnea B. Dayton
  • Russell E. and Eloise S. Duff
  • David and Margaret B. Engel
  • Gail A. Fliesbach Foundation
  • Greeneridge Sciences Inc.
  • James W. and Janet E. Hawkins
  • Nigella Hillgarth
  • IBM International Foundation
  • International Business Machines Corporation Matching Grants Program
  • Jeremy B. Jackson and Nancy Knowlton
  • Louise Keeling
  • H. William Kuni
  • Lanna Cheng Lewin
  • Northrop Grumman Integrated Systems
  • Clyde W. and Janet Ostler
  • Randall A Sanger Trust
  • Susan Randerson
  • Lisa Rosenblatt
  • Jean W. Scripps
  • Robin M. Smith
  • Richard and Alice W. Snell
  • Nancy E. Snyder
  • Southern California Edison Co.
  • Carol T. Steinitz
  • Allie Tegner
  • The Shifting Foundation
  • Willis and Jane Fletcher Family Fund 1 at the San Diego Foundation
  • Elizabeth and Clinton D. Winant

$2,500-$4,999

  • Anonymous
  • 3M
  • American Society of Pharmacognosy
  • Arey Jones Co.
  • Arizona Community Foundation at the recommendation of James D. and
  • Faye H. Kitchel
  • Megan Bailiff
  • John A. and Diane Berol
  • Catherine Armsden and Lewis Butler
  • Centro De Investigacion Cientifica Y De Educacion
  • Coastal Community Foundation
  • Andrew and Diana Dempsey
  • William H. Disher
  • Sue Dumke
  • Ann Parode Dynes
  • Paul J. and E. Clare Friedman
  • MaeAnn Garty
  • George and Paula Hauer
  • J. Murray Hill
  • Jewish Community Foundation
  • Barb M. Katz
  • Robert Kieckhefer
  • Lear Family Foundation
  • Frank N. and Chana Mannen
  • Joanne D. and Martin Marugg
  • Cami Mattson
  • Mona Cacciari and Jeffrey Meyer
  • James L. and Kris McMillan
  • Paul N. and Paige Muret
  • Navias Family Foundation
  • Objective Capital Partners
  • Omnitura Therapeutics, Inc.
  • P. M. Masters and Douglas L. Inman
  • Daniel C. and Donna Peterson
  • Lawrence A. and Julie A. Ray
  • Sean and Pia Roach
  • Nancy J. Robertson and Mark Cookingham
  • Samuel I. & John H. Fox Foundation
  • Schoenith Foundation
  • Eaton and Margaret K. Scripps
  • Seeley Foundation
  • Alexander Shor
  • Stephen W. and Catherine Shultz
  • South Australian Museum
  • Anne C. Taubman and David Boyle
  • The Georges & Germaine Fusenot Charity Foundation
  • The Pacific Life Foundation
  • Tides Foundation
  • Time Warner Cable
  • Irving G. Tragen
  • Uvas Foundation
  • Kathleen and Michael Verlander
  • Donald L. and Cheryl L. Ward
  • Phillip Warnock
  • James A. and Virginia S. Wells
  • Chester G. White
  • Worldwide Small Change Foundation, Inc.
  • Brian J. Zgliczynski

$1,000-$2,499

  • Anonymous
  • Richard M. and Paula Abney
  • Adkan Engineers
  • Robert M. Ayres
  • Steven D. Baerg
  • Gayle Barsamian and David Clapp
  • Rodey and Jill Batiza
  • Judy and Roger S. Benson
  • Eric Berben
  • Bertha Lebus Charitable Trust
  • Donald B. and Lois Betts
  • Grover Bevins
  • Carmen Bianchi
  • Nan L. Blackledge
  • Charles D. and Marilyn Bohle
  • Jackie Booth
  • Sean B. Bruce
  • Brian H. and Jillian Buchanan
  • John D. Bukry
  • Joanne and Barry L. Butler
  • James L. and Annamarie Cairns
  • John E. and Marilyn L. Cameron
  • Joseph R. Cermak and Katherine S. Hedstrom
  • Chenango Trust
  • Malinda P. and Yvon Chouinard
  • Christen C. & Ben H. Garrett Family Foundation
  • Peter B. Clark
  • Marjory E. Clarke
  • Craftworks Foundation
  • David DeGroot
  • Mary E. and George DeJong
  • Martin C. and Carol Dickinson
  • Leroy M. and Inez R. Dorman
  • Dr. Seuss Foundation
  • Andrew Engel and Maryanne Domm
  • Art E. and Danielle Engel
  • Louise Engleman
  • John M. and Beate Evey
  • Horst Felbeck
  • Gat Family Foundation
  • Jeffrey S. Gee
  • John and Cynthia J. Glancy
  • Rosemarie Graham
  • Edith and Harold H. Greenberg
  • Richard B. and Tory Gulley
  • Walter C. and Karlene Gutjahr
  • Thomas A. and Frances B. Harders
  • Jolene Harding
  • Alan R. Hargens and Gita Murthy
  • David Hornback
  • Sam and Helene Iacobellis
  • Hart and Patricia Isaacs
  • Nora T. Jaffe
  • Mary G. Jameson and Larry W. Wangberg
  • JBS & Associates
  • Jesy Foundation
  • Chuck Kantor
  • Miriam Kastner
  • Brian S. and Laura Kelleher
  • James B. Kenny
  • Douglas B. Kent
  • Kern and Julie Kenyon
  • Kristin Kelly
  • Gary and Maxine Kreitzer
  • La Jolla Shores Surfing Association
  • Margaret Leinen
  • Nancy E. and Seth Lerer
  • Lucas Public Affairs A California Corporation
  • Mayer & Morris Kaplan Fam Fdn
  • Gay S. McDonald
  • Elizabeth D. B. and Adrian D. McKibbin
  • Hugh J. and Alice A. McLellan
  • Howard G. and Barbara J. Milstein
  • Lucy A. Neale
  • William E. and Lollie Nelson
  • Nancy Nenow and David H. Dolan
  • Lynn S. and William A. Newman
  • Ocean Innovations
  • Ralph S. and Becky O'Connor
  • Amy Ogle
  • Patti O'Loughlin
  • Patricia K. and Thomas C. Pastore
  • Russell S. and Carol Penniman
  • Deborah and Manuel V. Pereira
  • Una Marie Pierce
  • Peter G. and Peggy Preuss
  • PSOMAS
  • James A. Raymond
  • Jacob C. Reinbolt
  • David and Barbara Rhoades
  • Adrian F. and Efrosine Richards
  • Karen Riffenburgh and Matthew A. Kirby
  • Lynne Robbins
  • John J. and Barbara J. Rodenrys
  • Robert A. and Sheila J. Rodrigues
  • Denise Rosenblatt
  • Ellen Rosenthal
  • R T. Vanderbilt Trust
  • Dora Saikhon
  • Allan W. Sauter
  • Jerry and Carla Schreiber
  • Richard A. and Phyllis W. Schwartzlose
  • Ellen W. Scott
  • Cindy Scripps
  • Thomas O. and Theresa Y. Scripps
  • Elizabeth N. Shapiro
  • Ira H. and RoseAnn Sharp
  • Irene Shinsato and Barry Jackson
  • Molly C. and Edward T. Shonsey
  • William and Georgiana D. Simmons
  • Jeanne B. Sleeper
  • Carol V. and Stuart M. Smith
  • Daniel M. Smargon and Audrey M. Viterbi
  • Clinton R. and Margaret M. Spangler
  • Robert W. and Barbara L. Starkey
  • Margaret Steinitz
  • Ruth S. Stern and Morton Levy
  • SubCarrier Systems Corp.
  • Diane S. Szekely
  • Charles Y. Tanabe and Arlene Bobrow
  • Leighton R. and Linda Taylor
  • The Graham Family in honor of the Jeffery B. Graham Fellowship
  • The Wilson Sexton Foundation
  • Thompson and Jane T. Fetter
  • Emma Y. and William S. Tom
  • Ann and Paul Tuskes
  • J. Marie Tuthill
  • Andrew Van Der Laan
  • Mr. & Mrs. Feliciano H. Vasquez
  • Elizabeth L. Venrick
  • Shaggy Voegele
  • Mary L. Walshok
  • Christy R. Walton
  • James F. and Janice K. Watson
  • Joanne S. Watson
  • Peter H. Wiebe
  • Joy and Stephen Weiss
  • Diane Willian
  • Patricia W. Wong
  • R. B. Woolley
  • Jo Ann Yee
  • Marvin and Bebe L. Zigman
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