Urban Teachers thanks its Founding Funders

Urban Teachers relies on generous donors who believe in the importance of great teachers. These supporters allow us to innovate and invest in the highest standard of new teacher preparation, ensuring every child gets the quality teacher they deserve.



 We gratefully acknowledge our founding donors for their generous support.


Above $1,000,000

Michael & Susan Dell Foundation
NewSchools Venture Fund
Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation

$999,999 - $100,000

The Abell Foundation
Jacob and Hilda Blaustein Foundation
Morton K. and Jane Blaustein Foundation
Carnegie Foundation
City Fund at the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
Robert W. Deutsch Foundation
Hoffberger Family Philanthropies
Fight for Children
Freddie Mac Foundation
Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
Office of the State Superintendent of Education
The J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott Foundation
T. Rowe Price Foundation
The Aaron Straus & Lillie Straus Foundation
Deborah and Vince Talbert
The Alvin and Fanny B. Thalheimer Foundation
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
Natalie Wexler and Jim Feldman

$99,999 - $50,000

Baltimore Community Foundation
Capital One
Children and Family Legacy Fund at the Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
Draper Richards Foundation
Flora Foundation
France-Merrick Foundation
Hearst Foundations
Horning Family Foundation at the Community Foundation of the National Capital Region
Lockhart Vaughan Foundation
Northrop Grumman
OneMain Financial
Wright Family Foundation

$49,999 - $10,000

Herb Block Foundation
Bunting Family Foundation
The Cammack Family Gift Fund
CityBridge Foundation
Clayton Baker Trust
Flamboyan Foundation
Geisel Family  Charitable Fund at the Baltimore Community Foundation
Goldseker Foundation
The Goldsmith Family Foundation
Jennifer and Paul Green
James and Elizabeth Pickman Foundation
Wells Fargo Foundation
Todd Williams Family Foundation
Alan and Irene Wurtzel and the Leon Fund I at the Richmond Community Foundation
Judy, Daniel and Sharon Wurtzel and the Leon Fund II at the Richmond Community Foundation

$9,999 - $5,000

Robert Baruch
Bonsal Family Fund at the Baltimore Community Foundation
Gamba Family Foundation
Jack Wilen Foundation


You can make a difference too. 

You know the impact of a great teacher in the life of a child. Join other donors who understand the value of a great teacher and are helping us prepare great teachers for the children who need them most.