Our Supporters


Contributions and support  from our community are critical to our work. The CEELI Institute is proud to work hand in hand with several private and corporate sponsors. 

Corporations, Foundations, and Organizations

Core Corporate Sponsors  ($40,000 per Year)

Defenders of the rule of law (from $10,000)

Haynes & Boone
The George Mead Jr. Foundation


The Clorox Company
Baker Hughes
Court Call

The Wakaponeta Foundation
The Ira and Edgra Ringler Foundation

Individual Contributors

lifetime stewards ($100,000 and above)

Mary & David Boies
Mr. & Mrs. Larry Nichols
C. Boyden Gray
Sue Ringler

2020 Contributors

Champions (from $50,000)

Sue Ringler
Mary & David Boies

Change Makers (from $25,000)

Homer & Beret Moyer

Defenders (from $10,000)

Larry & Polly Nichols
Leanne Geale
Hon. John Walker
Alex Juden


Advocates (from $5,000)

Maryann Clifford
Bruno Cova
Tim & Joni Powers
Jean-Michel & Desi Ferat
Elaine & Edme Ferat

Dr. Mark Ellis

Hon. Judy Chirlin
Hon. John Tunheim
Joel Martin

Friends (from $1,000)


Tim Dickinson
Laura Stein
John Mullen
Hon. Rosmary Barkett
Bernard & Melinda Woolfley
Christopher Lehmann
Jirina Novakova
Robert Stein
Hon. Ivana Hrdlickova

Bridget Rohde & Michael Mich
Thomas Green
Ann Sultan


Supporters (from $500)

Bill & Jane Meyer
Vladas Stankevicius
Jonathan Fried
Andre Levchuk
Nicola Bonucci
Kara Brockmeyer
Betsy Anderson
Quinn O’Keefe

Donors (up to $499)


Tom Firestone
Daniel Pelletier
Peter Kolker
Oleksii Martynovskyi
Mary Greer
Danforth Newcomb
Hon. Lada Zaviskova
Jenny Murphy
Janet Katz
Amanda Retana