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RMWF MMXIX

Jan 30-Feb 1, 2019

THANK YOU TO OUR ANGELS

We regret we have to close out the $5,000 Angel category as our space does not permit us to handle any more. We are still offering a special opportunity for the 2019 Rancho Mirage Writers Festival. Join our Golden Angels or Silver Angels and receive exclusive benefits.

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.

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Festival angels receive:

  • Two all access passes (value of $1,000).
  • Lunches each day and closing luncheon.
  • Special evening just for Angels January 29th with amazing guest speakers. Includes a reserved-seating Angels dinner.
  • Dedicated Angel concierges.
  • Reserved seating for Angels only at the Festival.


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.


OUR GOLDEN ANGELS

Golden Angel
The $5,000 Angel category is sold out, but we are still offering a special opportunity to join our Golden Angels and receive these additional 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
Sign up and pay online with credit card

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.


OUR SILVER ANGELS

Silver Angel
The $5,000 Angel category is sold out, but we are still offering a special opportunity to join our Silver Angels and receive these additional exclusive benefits.

  • Your tax-deductible donation of $10,000 sponsors your choice of writer
  • Two silver 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
Sign up and pay online with credit card

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.


Supporters

Angel Wings

2019 Platinum Angels ($50,000)

Helene Galen

2019 Golden Angels ($20,000)

Eisenhower Medical Center, Lucyann & Jerry Carlton, Renee Katz, Harold Matzner, Jan Salta

2019 Silver Angels ($10,000)

Sherrie & Ron Auen, Lynn Booth, Phil Bornkamp, Edye & Eli Broad, Dan Clivner & Steven Cochran, Senator John C. Danforth & Sally Danforth, Eunice David, Bryn & Richard DeBeikes, Joyce & Hal Frank, Jeannette & Raymond Galante, Wendy & Robert Goodfriend, Patti & Jack Grundhofer, H.N. & Frances C. Berger Foundation, Anne Holland, Peggy Jacobs & Bob Howard, Sandra Krause & William B. Fitzgerald, Marjorie & Stephen Kulp, Robert Land, Samie Lang, Suzy & Mike Leprino, Connie & Bob Lurie, Madeline Redstone, Catharine Reed, Karen & Robert Rishwain, Marion & Robert Rosenthal, Ambassador Rockwell Schnabel & Marna Schnabel, Arlene Schnitzer, Jordan Schnitzer, Berry Stein, Deanie & Jay Stein, Lonna Wais & Jack Mettler, Marguerite & David Wilson, Senator Francis A. & Mary-Ann Wong

2019 Angels ($5,000)

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  • Aileen Adams & Geoffrey Cowan
  • Mary Cunningham Agee
  • Nancy & Perry Altshule
  • Barbara Andersen
  • Val & Drink Anderson
  • Janet & Steven Anixter
  • Judy Appelbaum & Barbara Appelbaum
  • Lynn & Brock Armstrong
  • Ellen Bakst
  • Nora & Guy Barron
  • Patricia & Dr. Stuart Barton
  • Laura Bellows
  • Bunni & Rick Benaron
  • Sally & Miles Berger
  • Robin & Robert Berman
  • Harriet Bernstein
  • Chotsie Blank
  • Sandra & Robert Borns
  • Sandy Bosley
  • Senator Barbara Boxer & Stewart Boxer
  • Lynn Bremer
  • Hon. Kathleen Brown & Van Gordon Sauter
  • David Bryant
  • Rosemarie & Dean L. Buntrock
  • Janne Burdick
  • Judy & Alex Campbell
  • Lyn Chernis & Bob Morris
  • Joanne & Bill Chunowitz
  • Pat & Ira Cohen
  • Diane & John Cooke
  • Nancy Crandall
  • Laurie & Garry Crocker
  • Joan Dale & R.D. Hubbard
  • Susan L. Davis
  • Donna Derr
  • Desert Allergy Center, Diane & Dr. David Waldman
  • Diane Deshong
  • Sherry Dumke
  • Susan Eisenhower
  • Jane Effress
  • Alexandra Ellsworth
  • Phyllis & Dan Epstein
  • Carol Frankel
  • Joyce & Henry Freund
  • Loren & Howard Friend
  • Barbara Fromm
  • Christina Gantz
  • Anita & Tony Garnier
  • Angie Gerber
  • Diane & Hal Gershowitz
  • Robin & John Gold
  • Graham Goldstein
  • Nancy & Ross Goldstein
  • Susan Goodman & Rodney Lubeznik
  • John D. & Amy Jo Gottfurcht, SSI Investment Management, Inc.
  • Ilene & Ross Grabel
  • Jessica & Gary Grace
  • Peggy & James Greenbaum
  • Lisa & Dick Gunning
  • Rosalind & Stanley Hack
  • Gale & Dr. Barry Hackshaw
  • Lola & Duane Hagadone
  • Sue Hancock
  • Nan & Reed Harman
  • Judy & Scott Harrington
  • Carol & Hank Harris
  • Leslie & Dr. Joel Hirschberg
  • Councilmember Dana Hobart & Vicki Hobart
  • Roberta Holland
  • Vicki & Bill Hood
  • Frances Horwich
  • Christine Hughes
  • Suz Hunt
  • Deborah & Arthur Jacobson
  • Jameen Jacoby
  • Ambassador Brenda Johnson
  • Jamie Kabler
  • Gerri & David Kahnweiler
  • Carol & Bill Kaplan
  • Jo Kaplan & Larry Feldman
  • Ruth & Mal Kaufman
  • Debra Dann Kay
  • Beatrice Keats
  • Drs. Terri & Bart Ketover
  • Linda & Kerry Killinger
  • Arlene & Dan Kirby
  • Susan & Bruce Konheim
  • Louise & Stuart Korshak
  • Kovler Family Foundation
  • Vern Kozlen
  • Dr. Susan Krevoy & Leo Spiwak
  • Barbara & Ken Lieberman
  • Brenda & Paul Lilly
  • Susan St. Louis & Dr. Khoi Le
  • Mary Vaughan Lester
  • Nancy & Larry Levitt
  • Carol & Henry Levy
  • Terry Long
  • Marie Elena & Dr. Thomas Maclennan
  • Donna J. MacMillan
  • Katherine & Judd Malkin
  • Cheryl McArthur & Mark Hogan
  • JoAnn McGrath
  • Susan Meredith
  • Cindy Miscikowski
  • Dori & Charles Mostov
  • Darlene & Al Mour
  • Tricia & Jim Munro
  • Francis Muir & Linda Weakley
  • Donivee & Merrill Nash
  • Elizabeth Newman
  • Patty & Arthur Newman
  • DeeAnn & Larry Nichols
  • Harriet & Steven Nichols
  • David Niven Jr.
  • Reesa & Dr. Gerald Niznick
  • Harry Oppenheimer
  • Dr. Marsha & Bill Pachter
  • Jody Parker
  • Kevin Parker
  • Heidi Peyton
  • Bettsy & Wallace Preble
  • Dr. Ellie Pynes
  • Rhoda & Issie Rabinovitch
  • Gwen Ramras
  • Vicki Rauscher
  • Shellie Reade
  • Elizabeth & Thomas Renyi
  • Ann & Jon Reynolds
  • Hon. Vicki Reynolds & Murray Pepper
  • Fran & Jeffrey Richter
  • Linda Rider
  • Mayor Richard Riordan & Elizabeth Riordan
  • Georgina & Alan Rothenberg
  • Diane Rubin & Leonard Eber
  • Faye Sarkowsky
  • Gail & Bob Scadron
  • Phillis & Gary Schahet
  • Carol Lewis Schnitzer
  • Lois Schnitzer
  • Susan Schnitzer
  • Willi Schnitzer
  • Trudy Schwartz
  • Christine & James Scott
  • Laura & Carlton Seaver
  • Malcom Segal
  • Hallie Sekoff & Chase Goldstein
  • Lori & Aubrey Serfling
  • Annette & Leonard Shapiro
  • Carolyn & Peter Shea
  • Janna & James Shennan
  • Jane & Larry Sherman
  • Jo Ann Anixter Silva
  • Rachel Singer & Adam Catino
  • Lindy L. Sitzman
  • Councilmember Iris Smotrich & Thom Smotrich
  • Aviva & Ron Snow
  • Cathy & Tod Spieker
  • Leslie & Bob Spivak
  • Elizabeth Kabler Sorensen & Johan Sorensen
  • Debra Star
  • Diane & David Steffy
  • Bobbie Stern
  • Stephanie & Jerry Stern
  • Nancy Stone
  • Shelia & Ira Stone
  • Kenneth Talmage
  • Barbera Thornhill
  • Ambassador Tim Timken & Sue Timken
  • Ellen & Tom Tully
  • Kimberly & Lawrence Turner
  • Leslie & Dr. Barry Usow
  • Marjorie Victor
  • Jean Viereck
  • Phyllis & Dennis Washington
  • Councilmember Ted Weill & Jenny Weill
  • Devorah & Ron Weinstein
  • JoAnn Wellner
  • Linda & Julian (Tony) Whatley
  • Margaret & Mike Wilfley
  • Judith Wolkoff
  • Lili Ann & Richard Zisook
  • Shelly & Steve Zucker

Founding Angels

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

* 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


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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