Thanks to Our Sponsors

The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers Organizing Committee extends sincere thanks and appreciation to all of the Festival participants, hosts, venues and contributors, without whom this great event would not be possible.

2014 Festival Sponsors:

Bard College at Simon’s Rock, fiscal sponsor

Berkshire Magazine, with special thanks to Anastasia Stanmeyer

Berkshire Gas

Quality Printing Co., with special thanks to John DiSantis

The Shopper’s Guide

upstreet, a literary magazine, with special thanks to Vivian Dorsel

The Women’s Fund of Western Massachusettswith special thanks to Carla Oleska

Sally-Jane Heit

 

A warm thank you to our 2014 venue and event collaborators, including:

The Berkshire Human Rights Speaker Series, with special thanks to Ricky Bernstein

Orion Magazine, with special thanks to Hannah Fries and Jennifer Sahn

Berkshire Magazine, with special thanks to Anastasia Stanmeyer

Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

The Women’s Interfaith Institute of the Berkshires, with special thanks to JoAnne Spies

The Mount

Miss Hall’s School

The Guthrie Center

Shakespeare & Company

The public libraries of Berkshire County

Thanks to Anni Crofut and the Wyomissing Foundation for a Family Grant to support the 2014 Festival, organizational development and leadership.  Special thanks to The John A. Sellon Charitable Trust, for its sustaining and generous contributions to our International Women’s Day and Berkshire Festival of Women Writers events for more than a decade, with particular gratitude to Mr. Michael Sellon for his unwavering commitment to promoting the rights and celebrating the achievements of women worldwide.

And with loving thanks to IWD committee members emeriti Vera Kalm and Zoe Dalheim, for their vision, leadership and lifelong dedication to the welfare of women locally and globally.

Major funding for the 2014 Berkshire Festival of Women Writers is provided by the Local Cultural Councils of the Massachusetts Council on the Arts, including Northern Berkshire and the towns of Alford-Egremont, Becket, Dalton, Great Barrington, Lenox, Monterey, Mount Washington, New Marlborough, Otis, Pittsfield, Sandisfield, Stockbridge, Washington and West Stockbridge.

The Berkshire Festival of Women Writers thanks our generous sponsors for 2014

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Thanks to our Program Advertisers

 

Bard College at Simon's Rock

 

Berkshire Gas

 

Berkshire Magazine

 

Dewey Hall

 

Fairview Hospital

 

Guthrie Center

 

Gutsy Gals Award

 

Hands in Outreach

 

Haven Cafe - Bakery - Catering

 

Kripalu

Andrew Krouss, Long Term Care Specialist

Abbie von Schlegell

Autumn House Press - Bear Season

bay-path-college-berkshire-MFA

Belvoir Terrace

Berkshire Co-op

Cranwell Resort, Spa, Golf Club

Domaney's

Human-Rights-Speaker-Series-2014-FINAL

michelle gillett + nina ryan

Donovan & O'Connor, LLP

Jay Wise, D.D.S.

The Jordan Center

Lorimer Burns Ceramics

MCLA

Michele's Salon + Day Spa

A Seat at the Table: A film by Miss Hall's girls

Orkestrom Lange

Race Mountain Tree Service

She Writes Press

 

Stanmeier Gallery
Lee Rogers Photography

 

Movement Matters

 

 

The Mount

 

Shakespeare & Company

 

Sally Jane Heit

 

Shopper's Guide

 

Unitarian Universalist Meeting of South Berkshire

 

Women's Fund of Western Massachusetts

 

UpstreetAD
The Print Shop at Berkshire Direct

Vlada Boutique

Whitney Center for the Arts

Women's Interfaith Institute of the Berkshires

Amber Chand

Amelia-Robedee-Sydlosky-web

Anni Maliki Jewelry

Berkshire South

Castle Street Cafe

Crystal Essence

Daily Bread

"Dennis

Good Purpose Gallery

Gorham & Norton

Graham Dean

Guidos Ad

Images Cinema

Jae's Asian Bistro

Lenox Village Integrative Pharmacy

Littlefield Color & Light

Lori Levinson, Attorney

The Inn at Stockbridge

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center

The Rose & the Sword

Music in Common

Northern Berkshire Healthcare

The Silo B&B

Suzi Banks Baum, Workshops, Books, Blogging 1on1

Terrace Hair Studio

The Floor Store

The Troy Bookmakers

Ward's Nursery

Wild Oats Market

Womens Peace Collection