Supporters

The Community of Writers is made possible with grants of these institutions, friends, former participants, and faculty.
This page is updated annually at the beginning of each year. It was updated on January 9, 2019.

The Community is a 501(c)3 nonprofit corporation. Donations may be tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law. 


Financial Supporters

 PATRONS

Eddy and Osvaldo Ancinas • Anonymous • Michael Carlisle • Ken Haas • Bobbie Bristol Kinnell 
The Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation • Janet and Michael Pietsch • David Radin • Robin Radin

BENEFACTORS

René and April Ancinas • Jim and Carlin Naify • Jessica O’Dwyer • Sharon Olds • Nancy and Fred Teichert

LEADERS

Reagan Arthur • Joan Baranow and David Watts • Ruth Blank • Susan Bockus • Brookes and Max Byrd • Ann Cavazos Chen •  Nancy Cushing Evans • Mohamed Ali Gawdat Salem • The Ann & Gordon Getty Foundation • Robert Hass • Joseph Heinrich Sidney Stern Memorial Trust •
Jodie Ireland & Chris Baker • The Hall Family • Leslie Kelleher & Michele Fesler • Lester G. Lennon • Pamela Rorke Levy • T. Dixon Long •
Susan McClatchy • Jeanne McCormack • Lori Meyer• Burnett & Mimi Miller • Jeremy Nobel • Henry Pruette • Beth Ruyak and Mike McWhirter •
Alice Sebold • Julia Flynn Siler & Charles Siler • Richard Sime • Michael Stearns • Frances Stroh • Cecile Weaver

CONTRIBUTORS

Benjamin Burrill • Jan & Bob Buscho • Lucy Carson • Adam Cole • Frances Dinkelspiel • Charles Douthat • Gail & Charles Entrekin • Victor Grandidier • Katherine & John Gravendyk • Sands Hall • Daniel Hallford • Joy Harris • William Haxton • Brenda Hillman • Staci Homrig • Alexandra Cushing Howard • Joseph Jinn • Joy Johannessen • Thomas Jones • Marilyn Kallet • Dylan Landis • Michelle Latiolais • Emily Malsam & Michael Melas •
Nancy and Larry Mohr • Kris O’Shee • Rajeev Prasad • Richard Reinhardt • Steve and Michele Rempe • John Roberts II • 
Christopher Sindt & Leigh Morgan • Betsy Stone • Pat Woeber • Cora Yang & Myron Marx • Vonetta Young

SUSTAINERS

Marcia Call • Joy Carlin • Caseywood Corporation • Emily Adelsohn Corngold • Lawrence “Hy” Doyle • Kristen Engelhardt • Deborah Friedman •
Kathleen Gilbert • Charlie Haas and B.K. Moran • Sara J. Henry • Bruce & Libby Hutchinson • Muriel Karr • Marty Krasney • Chris Lacroix • Ted Lardner • Calvert Morgan • Ann Morris • BJ Robbins • Ann Foley & Larry Ruth • Evie Shockley •  Gladys Thacher • Lynn Werner • Heather Young •
University of Notre Dame

PARTNERS

Anita Amirrezvani • Jody Ansell • Francisco Aragon • Kevin Arnold • KB Ballentine • Dan Bellm • Gene Berson • Julie Ritter Borsa • Jay Brecker •
Don Mee Choi • Cynthia Christian • Kirk and Kathy Colvin • Ashley Cooper•  Charmaine Craig & Andrew Winer • Kristi Crutchfield Cox •
Victoria and Fred Dalkey • Andrea Danforth • Leslie Daniels Michael Anna de Armas • Tracy Debrincat • Vinessa Anthony DiSousa • Christian Divine • Carol Eding • Thomas Ennis • Carole Firstman • Janet Fitch • Richard & Kristina Ford • Diana Fuller • Forrest Gander • Margot Garcia • Harriet Garfinkle • Mary Cecile Gee • Charles & Ann Halsted • Susie Hammond • Jim Hill • Dana Johnson • Troy Jollimore & Heather Altfeld • Brian Karfunkel •
Stephanie Kegan • Diana Rotert Koga • Tom Koranda • Mary Ladd & Oscar Villalon • Devi Laskar • Karen Laws • Margit Liesche • Cynthia Lim •
Bonnie Long • Marianne Lonsdale • Mary Luddy • Deanna Kern Ludwin • Humaira Mahi • Eva Margueriette • Marisa Matarazzo • Gretchen McCullough • Katherine Meadowcroft • Anthony Mohr • Jeanne Morel • Walter Nelson • Barbara Falconer Newhall • Denise Nicholas •
William Nichols • Kimberly Nunes • David Paul and Larry Suen • John Pula  Holiday Reinhorn • Gail Reitano • Lee & Katie Rensch • Barbara Richnak • Lisa Richter •  Jason Roberts • Logan Robertson •  Cynthia Robinson • Robert Rorke • Laura Rosenthal • Deborah Dashow Ruth •
GivingEdge of the Sacramento Region Community Foundation  Cathy Sapunor • Gini Savage • Robert Schladale •  Jessica Shi • Jacqueline Hughes Simon • Susanna Smith • Greg & Caridwen Spatz • Scott Stevenson • Janice Stone • Elizabeth Tallent & Gloria Rogers • A.R. Taylor • Catherine Thomas •
Carla Trujillo • Madeleine Van Hecke •  Brenda R. Vantrease • Maria Von Der Ahe • Laurie Wall • David Weddle • Eden Werring • John Wilcox •
Leonore Wilson • Mary Winsor • Kent R. Wright • Ming-Mei Yip • Alia Yunis • Aliesa Zoecklein • Mirella Zolli • Stan Zumbiel

FRIENDS

Christian Aguiar • Anonymous • Stephanie Austin • Judith Bebelaar • Lucy Biederman and Brian Gaudino • Jack Boulware Marcia Bradley •
Paul Tolliver Brown • Mary Camarillo • Elizabeth Chapman • Denise Emanuel Clemen •  Merrill Collett • Lindsey Crittenden • Judy Brackett Crowe •
April Davila • Allison DeLauer • Brigitte Driller • Mark J. Drop • Darothy Durkac Gayle Early • Cai Emmons • Theresa Esquerra • Ann Fisher-Wirth •
Molly Fisk • Kevin Fitchett • Seth and Emily Fleisher •  Ron Ford • Anne Galjour • Josie Gallup • Joann Gardner • Daniela Gitlin • Bambi Good •
Anara Guard • Lara Gularte •  Alberto Gullaba • David Hagerty • Quinton Hallett • Ruth Halpern • Anna V. Hanna • Christine Hemp • Jean Hey •
Joseph Holt Christina Hutchins • Tamam Kahn • Nancy Kelly • Ann Keniston • Tehmina Khan • Bob Kim • Jeffrey Kingman • Regina Kolbe •
Johnny Kovatch • Truusje Kushner • Holly LaBarbera • Andrew and Jean Lange • Laura Glen Louis • Jami Macarty • Kathryn Machi •
Moira & Eric Magneson • Mark Maynard • Leslie McCaddon • Sawnie Morris • Cynthia Newberry • Jan Nussbaum • Kathleen O’Toole • Amy Pence • Barbara Ristine • Brian Rogers • Gary Rogowski • Amy Rutten • Natalie Serber Michael Shaler • David Spataro • William Spongberg • David Stallings • Robert Stanley • Karen Terrey • Lori Tobias•  Heather Turbeville • Ann Tweedy • Marci Vogel • David Walton • Lisa Wang • Paul Watsky • Katrine Watson • Angela Wilhite Cory Wilson • Maw Shein Win • Mary Winegarden • Sandy Yang • Faith Zobel • Linda Zweig


Corporate Matches

Benevity Giving Platform • Google • Salesforce.com


Legal Counsel

David Riegels


Events

Community Volunteers

Christian Aguiar • Kazim Ali • The Ancinas Family  •  Beaucoup Chapeaux  • Jesse Bedayn • Catherine Bilheimer •  Ruth Blank & Chris Spanos •
Hannah Casey •
 Jim Chumbley • Ana Cotham • Mónica de la Torre • Lou DeMattei • Molly Fisk •  Elizabeth Kelley Gillogly • Lindsey Gordon • Sands Hall •
Tracy Hall  • Robert Hass • Rachel Howard • Dashiell Jones • Hunter Jones • Valentine Kharchuk • Livia Keene • Emily Malsam • Eva Melas •
Michael Melas • Burnett & Mimi Miller • Tatiana Morfas • Jack Norman • Sharon Olds • Ben & Elissa Prescott • Storey Rafter  • Audrey Rawson •
Amy Rutten • Beth Ruyak • Evie Shockley • Sue Staats • Lydia & Jim Seely • David Tallitsch • Amy Tan • Tom Taylor • Liz Thiem •
Louis Tonkovich • Christopher Upham • Mary Vogt 

Product Sponsorship/Donations

Copper Canyon Press • Counterpoint Press • Graywolf Press • FreedCamp • Larry Rafferty  Lisa Rappoport at Littoral Press • Microsoft • Techsoup •
University of Arizona Press • Wesleyan University Press

Event Sponsors

Beers Books • Caseywood Corporation • Joan Baranow & David Watts • Canary • The Entrekin Foundation • Hip Pocket Press •
Nevada County Arts Council • Stories on Stage – Sacramento • Nancy & Fred Teichert • Carlin & James Naify • Ruth Blank & Chris Spanos • YubaLit