The NEA Foundation is grateful for our supporters. Your gifts help advance innovation, support collaboration and drive reform, provide direct support to educators, and celebrate teaching excellence. Together with our partners and funders, we’re investing in a brighter future for students nationwide.

Genius Level ($75,000 or more)


Sage Level (Corporate, Foundation, and Individual $50,000-$74,999; Affiliate $10,000+)








Philosopher Level (Corporate, Foundation, and Individual $25,000-$49,999; Affiliate $5,000-$9,999)




Inventor Level (Corporate, Foundation, and Individual $10,000-$24,999; Affiliate $2,500-$4,999)

Corporate, Foundation, and Individual

  • Robert and Toni Bader Charitable Foundation
  • EF Education First
  • National Public Education Support Fund 
  • Prudential 
  • Scena Media 
  • Security Benefit 
  • United American Insurance Company 


  • Connecticut Education Association 
  • Delaware Education Association 
  • Hawaii State Teachers Association 
  • Illinois Education Association – NEA
  • Indiana Education Association
  • Iowa State Education Association 
  • Kentucky Education Association 
  • Maine Education Association
  • Massachusetts Teachers Association
  • National Council of Urban Education Associations
  • Nevada State Education Association 
  • North Carolina Association of Educators 
  • Pennsylvania State Education Association
  • Tennessee Education Association
  • Texas State Teachers Association
  • Utah Education Association
  • Virginia Education Association
  • Washington Education Association
  • Wisconsin Education Association Council 

Supporter Level (Corporate and Foundation $5,000-$9,999; Individual $2,500+)

Corporate and Foundation

  • Discover Bank 
  • JetBlue
  • Mercer Consumer
  • Penguin Random House
  • Walgreens


  • Peter Heckman
  • John I. Wilson 
  • Edith Wooten 
  • Cathy Zier