Our donors

Hostage US thanks our founding partners the James W. Foley Legacy Foundation and Hostage International. Find out more about our founding partners here.

Current donors

Hostage US has received funding from the following individuals, foundations and corporations during the 2018/19 fiscal year.

$40,000 +

Gwendolyn van Paasschen

$20,000 – $39,999

AMR Holdco, Inc.

The Boeing Company

Brahmaputra Foundation

Coca Cola Company


$10,000 – $19,999

Airlines for America

Double Wood Farm


David and Kelli Komendat

Poklon Foundation

Rohde & Schwarz

$5,000 – $9,999



BAE Systems


Josh Geltzer and Katherine Boone

David and Katherine Bradley

GSG Protective Services

James Keating and Amy Manson 

Macquarie Group

Massachusetts General Hospital


Northrop Grumman


Orbis Operations

PepsiCo, Inc.

Tim and Kristen Phillips

Snap Inc.

$2,500 – $4,999

American Airlines

Jose Freig

Goldman Sachs 

Steve Harrold

International Security Management Association (ISMA)

International Spy Museum

Michael Mason

David McCraw

Mission Solutions Group

Lisa Monaco

NATA Compliance Services

$1,000 - $2,499

Phillip Aronson

Henry Der

Charlie Eisen

Federal Law Enforcement Foundation

Jolie and John Frank

Louise Hilsen and Donald J. Foley

Scott Gilbert

Paul Herring


Diane and Eric Lebson

Jack and Susan Lichtenstein

Marlis Saunders

Peggy O'Neill

Gregg and Beth Roark

Paul Rosen

Miles and Nancy Rubin

Kathryn Ruemmler

Ambassador Dana Shell Smith

The Lenzner Family Foundation

Michael Scott Moore

S&P Global

Thomson Reuters

John Varrone


$250 - $999

Norm Abdallah and Heidi Marquez-Abdallah

Lisa Arfaa

Arnold & Porter

Andrew Bartles

John Bellinger

Richard Bonin

Dave Bowker

Rachel Briggs

Shana Carnell

Al and Aida Cipriani

Don Cipriani

Chris and Donna Costa

Jen Easterly

John Fitzpatrick

Ross Frenett

Alfredo Frohlich

Judith Gigliotti

Scotty Greenwood

Paul Hoag

Ronald Iden

Ken Korach

Thomas and Andrea Langer

Frank and Florence Marshall

Laura Martin

Mary McCord and Sheldon Snook

Robert McKenzie

Bernadette Meehan

Brett Mott

Kristen Mulvihill

John and Diana Negroponte

Julia Nesheiwat

NS Nathaniel

Matthew Noland

Jim O'Brien

Louis O'Neill

Tracey Oshiro

Peter Pedraza

Jonathan and Lara Phillippe

Bob Pritchard

Mary Kay Quist

Erik Rohde

Barry Rosen

Tom Sanderson

Joel Simon

John Smith

Two Lives: The Stephen Sotloff Memorial Fund

Michael Waltz