CVJF Major Donors

The Coachella Valley Journalism Foundation is grateful for the broad support it has received from the community. With donations ranging from $10 to more than $10,000, our work is not possible without your support. To donate, please click on the link at the top of this page or send a check to the Coachella Valley Journalism Foundation at the address at the bottom of this page. We acknowledge our top donors:


Gannett Foundation


Desert Community Foundation/First Bank
      (Giving Day incentive prize for receiving the most unique donors)

Bob and Lori Dickey

Court Moe

City of Rancho Mirage

Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation


Fred Bell/Palm Springs Air Museum

Cary Brazeman

Carl Cohn

Randy Lovely and John Sallot

Fred Noble


Karen Miller

Joe Wallace


Advancing DHS

Greg and Kyla Burton

Coachella Valley Economic Partnership

Greater Palm Springs Realtors

Rick and Lynda Green

Linda Holmes

City of Indio

Charles “Stuart” Kent

Ricardo Loretta

Julie Makinen

Ed and Sallie Manassah

Steven Niethamer

Stevan Rich

Steven Schmid

Jordan Schnitzer Family Foundation


Chris Andersen

Elizabeth Avery

Annette Bloch

Jann Buller and John Curran

Dave Cantwell

John P. Cole

Will and Scott Garrick-Stettaford

Michael Craft Johnson

Kathleen Kelly

Michelle Krans

Chuck Leachman and Mickey Feigelson

Gary Manchester and Nancy H. Zieg

Larry P. and Bobbie Morris

Keira Nothaft

Steve Pfeiffer and Anne Cooke

Paul Phillips

Michael Smith

Nancy Westerholm

Tim Wood and Jim Scheibel

Jeff Zorn


Daniel and Kelley Bourgoise

Susan E Cardine

Cynthia and Mark Chalachan

Jan Cronquist

Robert W. Drake

Linda and Gordon Holt

Rosalind and Earl Hoover

Richard King

John Lindner

Don and Sammie Lee Lingle

Joan C. Martin

Douglas Prochaska

Sustained Giving (regular, monthly donations)

Dave Cantwell

Anne Cooke

John Lindner

Randy Lovely and John Sallot

Elizabeth Nelson

Steve Pfeiffer

Susan Swafford

Nancy Westerholm

How to help

Donate today!

All contributions are tax-deductible. CVJF is a 501(c)3 organization!

Make your check payable to the Coachella Valley Journalism Foundation and send it to CVJF, PO Box 207, Palm Springs, CA 92263.
Or click the “Donate” button on this page to contribute using a credit or debit card.
A receipt will be provided.

To volunteer your expertise on our board or on a committee, and for more information,
send an email to

Thank you!