Elyssa Rosen Memorial Gifts to SEJ

SEJ is honored to be receiving generous gifts for its mentor program through the Elyssa Rosen Memorial Fund. SEJ will allocate these donations to mentoring activities for journalists, including a mentoring fellowship program that will underwrite travel costs for a mentor-mentee pair to meet up at SEJ’s 2014 Annual Conference in New Orleans, where they will gain valuable experience, strengthen their reporting, and build stronger relationships.

Elyssa Rosen's devoted fiance, Matt Newberry, established the Fund in her memory.

Elyssa Rosen was a dedicated conservationist whom SEJ members and friends may remember meeting at the annual conference in Montana in 2010. She was working to establish marine reserves in the Southern Oceans of Antarctica when she passed away suddenly in a diving accident in the Tinderbox Marine Reserve off the coast of Tasmania, Australia, in October 2013.

 

2014 Contributors:

John Anderson  |  Elaine Bauman  |  Lester Baxter  |  Robert Beech  |  Mamee Benson  |  Charles Bernstein  |  Jane Braxton Little  |  Kevin Brubaker  |  Raina Brubaker  | Andrew Burness  |  Amy Chamey  |  Christine Chilicas-Davis  |  Claire Christian  |  Irene Chung  |  Abigail Clark  |  Murray Coffey  |  Gretchen Cooley  |  Jeanne Cragin  | Kate Cutler  |  Shelby Dagis  |  Jane Danowitz  |  Vicki Day  |  Amy de Jong  |  Lovely Dhillon  |  Peter Dykstra  |  Kymberly Escobar  |  Sharon Evans  |  Dustin Felix  | Gayle Fitzgerald-Geller  |  Michael Gaebler  |  John Gilroy  |  Daniel Goroff   |   Laura Greenstein  |  Tim Greyhavens  |  Stephen & Miriam Helfgott  |  Jennie Hommel  |  Charles Hudson  |  Heather Hufton  |  Hyrum Huskey  |  Edrie Irvine  |  Mathew Jacobson  |  Dan Jannone  |  Diana E. Jordan  |  Elizabeth Karan  |  Karen Kellow  |  Margaret Klein  |  Dan Klotz  |  Joanna Knight  |  Lyndsey Langsdale  |  Francine Less  |  Alex Levinson  |  Tony Livernois  |  Vincent Livernois  |  Christopher Mann  |  Frances Martin  |  James Mathews  |  Laura McGloin  |  Lucy McMorris  |  Matt Newberry  |  Lisa Plotkin  |  Lynn Poole  |  Deborah Porchivina  |  Sylvianne Roberge  |  Lynne Roberts  |  Susan Roberts  |  Joanne Rosenbush  |  Thomas St. Hilaire  |  Kitty Sherwin  |  Lauren Siegel  |  Demian Sims  |  Alice Slayton Clark  |  Velma Smith  |  Mary Sonis  |  Patricia Steele  |  Sandra Stoneham  |  Hema Subramanian  |  Ruta Teismann  |  Karen Thornburg  |  Judith A. Wallace  |  Roy Wallace  |  Thomas Wallace  |  Dave Walsh  |  Margaret Walsh  |  Sara Warner  |  Lena Wegner  |  Rhonda White  |  Karen Wolf  |  Imogen Zethoven

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The Pew Charitable Trusts

 

2013 Contributors:

Rachel Brittin  |  Todd Denton  |  Marie Dolcini & Giovanni Guerrera  |  Mary Engel  |  John Franzen  | Michelle Geis  |  Stephanie & Mitchell Greenblatt  |  Marilyn Heiman  |  Edrie Irvine  |  Andrea Kavanagh  |  Mel & Karen Kronick  |  Alicia LaPorte  |  Gerald Leape  |  Linda Lucas  |  Claire Moser  | Matt Newberry  |  Sue Newberry  |  Lane Nothman  |  Andi Pearl  |  Alex Rate  |  Susan Roberts  |  Erik Robinson  |  Joanne Rosenbush  |  Julie Sigunick  |  Judith Stevens & Martin Greenstein  |  JoAnn Stokes  |  Elisabeth Visser  |  Deb Waterstone  |  Joshua Wenderoff  |  Elisabeth Whitebread  |  Susan Whitmore