Your donation to the Boston Book Festival, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization, is tax-deductible. Membership benefits start at just $50, but the knowledge that you’re supporting this beloved annual tradition is priceless.

Boston Book Festival uses Click & Pledge to process our secure online transactions. You can make a donation using a major credit card. It’s quick, easy, and secure. Click here to make your donation to the BBF.

We now offer the option to support the BBF through recurring donations. To set up a recurring donation on a monthly, quarterly, or yearly basis, just click here, enter your preferred ongoing donation amount under “Other Amount,” and select the appropriate time period where you see “Recurring Option.” Thanks for your support!

Annual Membership Levels

($50/$100 Joint)
Benefits Select Select Select Select Select Select Select
2019 BBF Totebag
Exclusive “Swag Bag” at BBF 2019
Listing as Donor on BBF Website
VIP Ticket and Event Offers
Invitation to Kickoff Cocktail Party
Listing as Donor in BBF Program Guide
All-Weekend VIP Pass for BBF 2019
Invitation to Exclusive BBF Author Event (not offered every year)

If you would like to donate over the phone, please call us at 857.259.6999.

You can also mail a check to:
Boston Book Festival
32R Essex St., Suite 5
Cambridge, MA 02139

If you would like more information about donating to the Boston Book Festival, please email us at

2019 Donors


Bonnie and Merle Berger
Carlotte and Sam Berk
Janet Berkeley and Rob Duboff
Jeanne and John Blasberg
The Cabot Family Charitable Trust
Rosalind Gorin and Matthew Budd
Ann and Graham Gund
Kathleen Herrman
Karen and Stephen Kaufman
Anna and Peter Kolchinksy
Lizbeth and George Krupp
G. Barrie Landry
Glenda Manzi
Jeryl and Steve Oristaglio
Lia and William Poorvu
Deborah Z Porter and Nicholas Negroponte
Michael E. Porter
Cynthia and John Reed
Linda Seamonson and Jeffrey Mayersohn
Catherine and Jim Stone
The Wagner Foundation


Kathleen Brennan and Gerald Cianciolo
Danielle Castelli
The Fuller Foundation
Marina Kalb and David Feinberg
Laura Murray and Tony Tjan
Usha Pasi and Subir Sachdev
Lisa Rourke


Judith and David Barrett
Catherine and Paul Buttenwieser
Roger Clifton
Katherine Flynn and Dan Berwick
Perrin and Bruns Grayson
May K. Houghton
Pam Hurd
Nora Huvelle and David Lubin
Jackie and George McCabe
Elizabeth de Montrichard
Sonia and Peter Smyth
Trudy and Steven Wiesenberger


Mary-Frances Barry
Carole-Ann Brackett
Connie Coburn and James Houghton
Marla Felcher
David Goldberg
Susan Hartnett
Christine Mastrangelo
Carmen Ramirez
Wendy Shattuck
Lincoln Stalmaster
Gerri and Kenneth Sweder
Françoise Theise


Cheryl Brooks
Callie Crossley
Ray Daniel
Donna Davis
Jean Holmblad
Michelle Jenney
David Jones
Juliana Knox
Heidi Legg
Anella T. Nies
Linda Stone
Karen and Robert Sweet


Alchemy Foundation
Katie and Joshua Clausman
Paula Cohen
Marion Cunningham
Martha Day
Betsy Frawley
Ellen Glanz
James Held
Katherine Hellman
Laura Howson
Diane Lederman
Alisa Levine and Michael Miller
Nancy Macmillan
Bridget Marshall
Susan Meurling
Jim Monaghan
Pamela Schwartz
Hal Tepfer
Jack Tripp
Karen Tucker
Paula Tyack