Johnson Foundation; Zellerbach Family Foundation; Wallace Alexander Gerbode
Foundation, Akonadi Foundation; SF Department of Children, Youth, & Their Families; Youth Funding Youth Ideas; Youth Empowerment Fund; Five Bridges Foundation; Sills Family Foundation; National Endowment of the Arts; Google; SFUSD; and SF Supervisor Malia Cohen.
The paper's co-authors are former postdoctoral associate Rajesh Ganapathy, now a faculty member at the Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research in Bangalore, India, and Sharon Gerbode
and Mark Buckley, both graduate students.
Margie Ballard-Mack, Donna Baptiste, Bertie Blanding, Sandra Bracey-Simon, Kimberly Bright, Patricia Brown, Robert Crawford, Montez Creed, Glenn Davis, Roland Dawson, George Dodkin, Jeff Flasch, Melanie Ford, Diana Garrison, Jason Gerbode
, Zedia Harrington, Diane Harris, Martha Henderson, Keith Horne, Audrey Houston, Merial Hunter, Kenneth James, Janice Jenkins, Sylvia Jones, Rose King, Teresa Knox, Tim Lindblom, Shane Louwagie, Rhonda Mack, Velvet McGowan, Daniel Michael, William Miles, Judith Nelson, Priscilla Pee, Cheryl Pendergrass, Audrey Perry, Paulette Pfeiffer, Michael Reineke, Elizabeth Samperio, Carolyn Sanders, Venciner Sayles, Wanda Scott-Anderson, Jacqueline Venning, Princess Walker, Alison Williams, James Willis
With the assistance of well-heeled financiers such as George Soros and the Gerbode
Foundation of San Francisco, Compassion in Dying has metastasized from a local Washington group formed to help terminally ill people kill themselves into a national organization, the Compassion in Dying Federation (CIDF).