Sponsors

A HEARTFELT THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS, GRANTORS AND MAJOR DONORS!

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The National Writers Series thanks our major sponsors, donors and grantors for their very generous support!

SUSTAINING SPONSOR

Cordia at Grand Traverse Commons: A Senior Residential Club

2017 Season Sponsor

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Grantors

Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

National Endowment for the Arts/Artworks

 

 

 

 

 

Event Sponsors

Bill and Anne Montgomery
Boomerang Catapult 
Terry & Wayne Lobdell
Stewert James
Autism Centers of Michigan

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Supporting Sponsors
Copy Queenz

50406 New Logo - TADL

 

 

 

 

Media Sponsors

Traverse City Record-Eagle
Midwestern Broadcasting Co.
Northern Express
Interlochen Public Radio
WNMC

ANGEL DONORS

Casey Cowell

Robert and Anne Tucker

FOUNDERS

$10,000/year for 3 years

Audrey Adelle Bliss
Ross & Brenda Biederman
Biederman Foundation
David & Rota Bump
Casey Cowell
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


Learn more about becoming a Donor

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.

For more information contact:

Anne Stanton, Executive Director, nws.astanton@gmail.com
or Marina Call, Director of Marketing themarinacall@gmail.com