A HEARTFELT THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS, GRANTORS AND MAJOR DONORS!
The National Writers Series thanks our major sponsors, donors and grantors for their very generous support!
2017 Season Sponsor
Bill and Anne Montgomery
Terry & Wayne Lobdell
Autism Centers of Michigan
Traverse City Record-Eagle
Midwestern Broadcasting Co.
Interlochen Public Radio
Robert and Anne Tucker
$10,000/year for 3 years
Audrey Adelle Bliss
Ross & Brenda Biederman
David & Rota Bump
Susie & Bill Janis
Donations of $40,000 +
Jonathan and Marissa Wege and the Wege Foundation
Thank you to Leslie Lee and the Herrington-Fitch Family Foundation for the $25,000 Endowment of the Annual “Leslie Lee Nonfiction Scholarship Award
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By investing in the National Writers Series, you are building social capital by aligning with our events and experience that targeted consumers are passionate about. At the same time you are supporting our mission to promote students’ writing excellence and connect communities with national writers to advance appreciation of the written word. The opportunity for visibility through our media reach is extensive:
- Interviews and stories in leading daily and weekly newspapers; on three TV stations; FM/AM radio including NPR, and a weekly segment on an NBC affiliate produced by NWS.
- NWS events are re-broadcast on cable TV.
- We market directly to an enthusiastic demographic of readers, writers and book buyers, book clubs, libraries, and high school and college students.
- Sponsors are announced through pre-event/event presentations, on signage and on-stage introductory comments.
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