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Sponsors and Donors
Women's Literary Festival Santa Barbara

Special thanks to all our WLF sponsors and donors who have been so generous in their support. Because of your donations, the Festival has grown and developed more fully each year. Thank you so much!

Founder's Circle (3 years of funding $1000 or more):

California Lutheran University • Alice Gillaroo • Gillespie Street Book Club
Mary J. Harvey • 
Santa Barbara County Arts Commission • Santa Barbara Independent
The Santa Barbara Public Library • UCSB Women/Gender/Sexual Equity 

Champions of Feminism

Marsha Barr • Janice Keller • Gail Marshall • Jadzia McDonough • Cathy Murray
Liz Podolinsky • Robitaille’s Fine Candies • Patricia St. Clair • Irene Stone • Linda Tuomi
Steve Walker, Perfect Computers • Rev. Bets Wienecke

Champions of Expression

Susan Rose • Mary Ellen Wylie

Champions of Literacy

Casa Dorinda • Santa Barbara City College Foundation

Chamipions of Social Justice

Cheryl Smelt

Full Table Groups

Avid Readers Group • Friends & Book Group
Lompoc American Association of University Women
Elizabeth Robinson • Santa Barbara Public Library
Vino y Libros Group


For sponsorship opportunities and levels of contributions, please click here.



Support the WLF with your Sponsorship or Donation

Your donation in ANY AMOUNT helps keep the Festival alive, bringing outstanding women authors to our community every year. Please mail to:

Women's Literary Festival Santa Barbara
P.O. Box 296
Carpinteria, CA 93014

Thank you for your support!

For information on WLF Sponsorship opportunities, please contact us at:

Special Thanks to:
Kate Adams, Allan Hancock College Viticulture & Enology Foundation, Art Essentials, Bill’s Copy Shop, Chaucer’s Books, Rachel Couch, Edible Santa Barbara, Fat Uncle Farms, The Fess Parker, Joe Fior, The Franciscan Inn, Handlebar Coffee Roaster, NuImage Ad Group, Printing Impressions, Renaud’s Patisserie & Bistro, Santa Barbara Downtown Organization, Santa Barbara Seasons Magazine, Nancy Warren

Grant funding received from
The City of Santa Barbara and
Santa Barbara County Office of Arts and Culture