Premier Sponsor

Michelle and David Baldacci

Major Sponsors

The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation
Dominion Energy

Supporting Sponsors

County of Albemarle, Virginia
Charlottesville Airport (CHO)

Event Sponsors

NewsRadio WINA

The Charles Fund

Sponsors & Contributors

Virginia Humanities, which produces the Virginia Festival of the Book, thanks the donors who designated their gifts to support the Festival.  The full list of sponsors and contributors is available at, will be printed in the Virginia Humanities Annual Report, and includes:


  • Michelle and David Baldacci


  • Anonymous
  • Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
  • UVA Office of the President
  • The Joseph and Robert Cornell Memorial Foundation


  • VPM
  • Charlottesville Albemarle Airport
  • County of Albemarle
  • City of Charlottesville


  • The Charles Fund
  • Jane and Tom Davis
  • Friends of Jefferson-Madison Regional Library
  • Betsy and James Greene
  • Catherine and Tucker Lemon
  • Antoinette and Benjamin Brewster 
  • MPS, a division of Macmillan Publishers
  • SEG Family Fund
  • Elsie and Mac Thompson
  • University of Virginia Division for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • NewsRadio WINA
  • WNRN
  • WTJU


  • Nathalie and James Andrews 
  • Terry Belanger 
  • Candie and Chuck Bruse  
  • Erica Goldfarb  
  • Hunter and Marcey Sims
  • Ting
  • Crutchfield

$500 – $999 

  • McCrea and David Kudravetz 
  • Kathleen Ladika 
  • Linda McGee 

As of February 16th, 2024

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With generous support from Michelle and David Baldacci

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