RMWF MMXVIII

January 24-25, 2018

America's Best Writers Festival

Supporters


Join these Angels in supporting the best Writers Festival in the country.
You’ll enjoy exclusive benefits, including invitations to private parties with the writers.

Angel Wings

Founding Angels

Helene Galen, Diane & Hal Gershowitz, Anne Holland, Lois Horvitz*, Donna MacMillan, Madeline Redstone

2018 Golden Angels

Eisenhower Medical Center, Helene Galen, Patti & Jack Grundhofer, Jan Salta

2018 Silver Angels

Auen Foundation, Sherrie & Ron Auen, Bryn & Richard DeBeikes, Jeannette & Raymond Galante, Catharine Reed

2018 Angels

  • Mary Cunningham Agee
  • Anonymous
  • Nancy & Perry Altshule
  • Barbara Andersen
  • Nancy & Terry Anderson
  • Mary & Jerome Angel
  • Janet Anixter & Jo Ann Anixter Silva
  • Jane & Bob Anspach
  • Judith & Robert Appelbaum
  • Lynn Armstrong
  • Nora & Guy Barron
  • Ellen Bakst
  • Bunni & Rick Benaron
  • Sally & Miles Berger
  • Robin & Robert Berman
  • Harriet Bernstein
  • Ruth & Morris Beschloss
  • Chotsie Blank
  • Annette Bloch
  • Lynn Booth
  • Sandra & Robert Borns
  • Carol Buck
  • Rosemarie & Dean Buntrock
  • Judy & Alex Campbell
  • Jacqueline Carr & Shawn Beck
  • Lyn Chernis & Robert Morris
  • Joanne & Bill Chunowitz
  • Dan Clivner & Steven Cochran
  • Pat & Ira Cohen
  • Laurie & Gary Crocker
  • Nancy Crandall
  • Bryn & Richard DeBeikes
  • Desert Allergy Center, Diane & Dr. David Waldman
  • Diane Deshong
  • Joel Douglas
  • Sherry Dumke
  • Phyllis Epstein
  • Joyce & Hal Frank
  • Carol Frankel
  • Joyce & Henry Freund
  • Loren & Howard Friend
  • Barbara Fromm & Debra Star
  • Jeannette & Raymond Galante
  • Helene Galen
  • Christina Gantz
  • Anita & Tony Garnier
  • Diane & Hal Gershowitz
  • Wendy & Robert Goodfriend
  • Susan Goodman & Rodney Lubeznick
  • John D. & Amy Jo Gottfurcht, SSI Investment Management, Inc.
  • Diane & Hal Gershowitz
  • Ilene & Ross Grabel
  • Jessica & Gary Grace
  • Peggy & James Greenbaum
  • Lisa & Dick Gunning
  • Rosiland & Stanley Hack
  • Lola & Duane Hagadone
  • Marilyn & Monty Hall
  • Sharon Hall & Todd Kessler
  • Judy & Scott Harrington
  • Carol & Hank Harris
  • Sandy Hill & Fran Muir
  • H.N. & Frances C. Berger Foundation
  • Former Mayor Dana Hobart & Vicki Hobart
  • Anne Holland
  • Roberta Holland & Nancy Stone
  • Frances Horwich
  • Suz Hunt
  • Peggy Jacobs & Bob Howard
  • Deborah & Arthur Jacobson
  • Frank Jones
  • Jamie Kabler
  • Carol & William Kaplan
  • Ruth & Mal Kaufman
  • Debra Dann Kay & Trudy Schwartz
  • Suzanne & Ric Kayne
  • Linda & Kerry Killinger
  • Arlene & Dan Kirby
  • Sally & Mort Kirshner
  • Susan & Bruce Konheim
  • Louise & Stuart Korshak
  • Dr. Susan Krevoy & Leo Spiwak
  • Marjorie & Steven Kulp
  • Samie & Tom Lang
  • Suzy & Mike Leprino
  • Nancy & Larry Levitt
  • Carol Lewis
  • Barbara & Ken Lieberman
  • Brenda & Paul Lilly
  • Connie & Bob Lurie
  • Donna MacMillan
  • Harold Matzner
  • Cheryl McArthur
  • JoAnn McGrath
  • Susan Meredith & Marjorie Victor
  • Darlene Mour
  • Tricia & James Munro
  • Donivee & Merrill Nash
  • Patty & Arthur Newman
  • DeeAnn & Larry Nichols
  • Reesa & Gerald Niznick
  • Cydney & Bill Osterman
  • Dr. Marsha & Bill Pachter
  • Jody Parker
  • Kevin Parker
  • Heidi Peyton
  • Alana & Stephen Polacheck
  • Bettsy & Wallace Preble
  • Vicki Rauscher & Jean Viereck
  • Stacey & Greg Renker
  • Linda Rider & Bobbie Stern
  • Sharon & Nelson Rising
  • Marion & Robert Rosenthal
  • Jackie Rudman & Marshall Gelfand
  • Jan Salta
  • Faye Sarkowsky
  • Gail & Robert Scadron
  • Phyllis & Gary Schahet
  • Ambassador Rockwell & Marna Schnabel
  • Arlene Schnitzer
  • Jordan Schnitzer
  • Lois Schnitzer
  • Christine & James Scott
  • Malcom Segal & Harry Oppenheimer
  • Lori & Aubrey Serfling
  • Annette & Leonard Shapiro
  • Jane & Larry Sherman
  • Former Mayor Iris Smotrich & Thom Smotrich
  • Cathy & Tod Spieker
  • Diane Steffy
  • Sheila & Ira Stone
  • Barbera Thornhill
  • Ambassador Tim Timkin & Sue Timken
  • Lesley & Dr. Barry Usow
  • Lonna Wais
  • Robert Walker & Ernest Phinney
  • Mayor Ted Weill & Jenny Weill
  • Devorah & Ron Weinstein
  • JoAnn Wellner
  • Marguerite & David Wilson
  • Lili Ann & Richard Zisook
  • Shelly & Steve Zucker

* In Memoriam


Founder’s Pledge

Jamie Kabler, Founder
“My goal is to create an outstanding, world-renowned Festival. I volunteer my time all year to work toward that aim. I give $5,000 each year to be an Angel because it’s the Angels’ support that brings the most acclaimed and talented writers to the Festival every year.”
Jamie
Jamie Kabler,
Festival Founder


BECOME AN ANGEL

Join now! Receive your Angel wings and be a part of this amazing event!

Our angels provide a generous tax-deductible donation of $5,000. which can be paid with a check or credit card. These donations help to support honorariums and travel expenses to bring truly amazing writers to the Festival. We only have room for a limited number of angels, and when we reach that number we have to close the category.

Festival angels receive:

  • Two all access passes (value of $1,000)
  • Two lunches
  • Special evening just for Angels with guest speaker and dinner with the writers
  • Dedicated Angel concierges
  • Reserved daytime seating with choice of rooms

Seating is limited. All readers should queue up in advance of scheduled start time.

Rancho Mirage Public Library
To become an angel please make your check out to Rancho Mirage Writers Festival and mail to:
Attn: Aaron Espinosa
Rancho Mirage Public Library
71­100 Highway 111
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Online angel Sign up form

The Rancho Mirage Writers Festival is a 501(c)(3) organization, to which gifts and donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
Federal tax ID number 37-1754922.


BECOME A GOLDEN ANGEL

For the first time ever, we are offering a special opportunity for the 2018 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival. We have created a new category for Golden Angels, who will receive these exclusive benefits.

  • Your tax-deductible donation of $20,000 sponsors your choice of writer
  • Two golden chairs with your names in the front row of every event
  • Invitation to a private dinner with just the writers
  • Signage and recognition at the Festival
Rancho Mirage Public Library
For more information or to become a Golden Angel please contact Jamie Kabler
jkabler@rmwritersfest.org • 310-770-3547

Or send your check to:
Attn: Jamie Kabler
Rancho Mirage Writers Festival
c/o Rancho Mirage Public Library
71-100 Highway 111, Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

The Rancho Mirage Writers Festival is a 501(c)(3) organization, to which gifts and donations are tax deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
Federal tax ID number 37-1754922.


PARTNERS & SPONSORS

Without these terrific partners and sponsors, the Rancho Mirage Writers Festival would not be possible. Click on any image below for more information about each partner or sponsor.

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Omni Rancho Las Palmas Resort & Spa is the official hotel of the Rancho Mirage Writers Festival

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41000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
Phone: (760) 568-2727

Eisenhower Medical Center
Eisenhower Medical Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270

Penguin Random House Speakers Bureau
Jet BLue
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