Donation

Reading and writing connect us to one another and the world.

With your help, Writers & Books will prevail in challenging times and continue providing the many opportunities for youth and adults that enrich and transform lives.

Unrestricted Support

Your contribution to this fund helps us meet the costs of day-to-day operations at 740 University Avenue–from keeping the lights on and parking lot plowed, to employing staff and teaching artists, to piloting innovative programming.

Scholarship Funds

Your gift to one or more of our need-based scholarship funds helps ensure that readers and writers of all ages and economic backgrounds can participate in fee-based workshops, classes, and other enrichment experiences.


Sustaining Membership

Gifts starting at $250/year are an investment in Writers & Books’ future, helping us thrive and build community.

Reading Circle  $250 – 499

Supporting Membership Benefits PLUS:

      • Membership in Turning Pages Readers Circle
      • Complimentary $50-level Individual Membership to donate or share with a friend
      • Invitations to Sustaining Membership-only events

Writing Circle  $500 – 749

Reading Circle Benefits PLUS:

      • One complimentary ticket to Rochester Reads VIP Reception (or similar event)

Literary Circle $750 – 999

Reading Circle Benefits PLUS:

      • Two complimentary tickets to Rochester Reads VIP Reception (or similar event)

Authors Circle $1,000 – 4,999

All Literary Circle Benefits PLUS:

      • 50% discount on a one-day retreat at Gleason Lodge at Gell (subject to availability)

Publishers Circle $5,000 – 9,999

Literary Circle Benefits PLUS:

      • Complimentary one-day retreat at Gleason Lodge at Gell (subject to availability)

Founders Circle – $10,000 +

Literary Circle Benefits PLUS:

      • Complimentary two-day retreat at Gleason Lodge at Gell (subject to availability)

 


Legacy Society:
Bequests & Planned Gifts

We are happy to share information on how to become a member of Writers & Books’ Legacy Society and leave an enduring gift. If you already have made a gift through your will or estate planning, kindly let us know so we can acknowledge and steward your gift according to your wishes. Thank you!

Please email Laura Hamilton, Director of Development: laurah@wab.org.


Prefer to mail your donation? Checks can be sent to:
Writers & Books, 740 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607

Need help? Please contact office@wab.org for assistance.

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