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Thank You To All Of Our 2016–2017 Donors

Amy Gheysens

Andrew Gillespie

Andrew Wild

Anna Monteiro

Anne Watson

Ayanna Perry

Bradford Hill

C. Harry Knowles

Casey O’Hara

Cathy Cohn

Charley Sabatier

Cheryl Brown

Daniel Edelson

Dawn Y.

Dena Estell

Dina Portnoy

Ebony Freeman

Ed Viner

Emilie Cross

Emily Kennedy

Eric Eslinger

George M. Wohlreich

George Youngkin

Heather Buskirk

Heather Hotchkiss

Helen Snodgrass

Ian Caldwell

Janet H. Knowles

Jeanne Vissa

Jeff Rozelle

Jennifer Mossgrove

Jessica Rorke

Jodie Galosy

John Maddux

Jolie Glaser

Joshuah Thurbee

Joyce Lin

Karen Sass

Katey Shirey

KD Davenport

Kelsey R.

Kimberly Conner

Kimberly Masloski

Kyalamboka Brown

Laura Wang

Lawrence Tint

Linda Abrams

Lucy Balian Rorke-Adams

Lynne Schill

Mr. & Mrs. Robert F. Morris, Jr.

Madison Miller

Mark Olson

Mary Chin

Meghan Scattaregia

Melanie Villanueva

Melissa Kagle

Michael C. Wittmann

Michele Cheyne

Monica Sircar

Nancy Vander Zwan

Nicole Gillespie

Nifemi Mabayoje

Paul Kuerbis

Rebecca Bradshaw

Rebecca Weber

Richard Staniec

Roseanne Rostock

Sarah Ingraham

Shelly Maddux

Shira Helft

Stephanie Holm

Stephanie Woodruff

Steve Stevenoski

Troy Singleton

William & Helene Gillespie

William Rulon-Miller

Donor Impact

Knowles Academy Scholarship

In Fiscal Year 2017, Knowles Teacher Initiative staff donated $4,613 and agreed to use these funds to create a scholarship that will be used to support a Knowles Senior Fellow and a colleague to attend Knowles Academy courses, starting with the 2017 Engineering Design course.

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Seed Projects

Knowles Teacher Initiative founder Janet H. Knowles generously gave $100,000 in 2016 to fund Seed Projects—initiatives that are designed to improve education beyond a Senior Fellow’s own classroom. Six Seed Projects totaling $49,519 were awarded during the 2016–2017 academic year, including two teacher observation groups, a peer coaching program, and a writing retreat.

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General Donation

Knowles Teacher Initiative founder C. Harry Knowles and Knowles Teacher Initiative trustee Lucy Balian Rorke-Adams generously donated $3 million to support the work of the organization.