Individual Supporters of Copper Canyon Press

We are deeply grateful for Copper Canyon Press’s individual donors who share our belief that poetry is vital to language and living. Thank you to each and every one of you for your visionary support of independent publishing and poetry.

This page is updated monthly and recognizes donors as of January 26, 2024.
Please send any corrections to gifts@coppercanyonpress.org.

Sustaining Donors

Our deepest gratitude to our Sustaining Donors, who have made extraordinary lifetime donations in support of poetry of $50,000 and above.

Anonymous
Jill Baker and Jeffrey Bishop
Anne and Geoffrey Barker*
Donna Bellew
John Branch
Diana Broze
Sarah J. Cavanaugh*
Leslie Cox

Mimi Gardner Gates
Elizabeth Hebert*
Carolyn and Robert Hedin*
Bruce S. Kahn
Matthew Laufer
Maureen Lee and Mark Busto
John W. Phillips and Anne O’Donnell*
Suzanne Rapp and Mark Hamilton*

Emily and Dan Raymond
Joseph C. Roberts
Cynthia Sears
Kim and Jeff Seely*
William True
Daniel M. Waggoner
Charles and Barbara Wright
In honor of C.D. Wright, from Forrest Gander

Editor’s Circle

Recognizing donors who have made an annual gift of $5,000 and above.

Anonymous
Richard Andrews and Colleen Chartier
Jill Baker and Jeffrey Bishop
Anne and Geoffrey Barker*
Donna Bellew
Will Blythe*
John Branch
Diana Broze
John R. Cahill
Sarah J. Cavanaugh*
Peter Currie*

Stephanie Ellis-Smith and Douglas Smith
Mimi Gardner Gates
Carolyn and Robert Hedin*
David and Jane Hibbard*
Bruce S. Kahn
Phil Kovacevich and Eric Wechsler
Maureen Lee and Mark Busto
Ellie Mathews and Carl Youngmann at The North Press
Larry Mawby and Lois Bahle
Elizabeth Hebert*
Suzanne Rapp and Mark Hamilton*

Adam and Lynn Rauch
Emily and Dan Raymond
Joseph C. Roberts
Cynthia Sears
Kim and Jeff Seely*
Tree Swenson
William True
Linda Walsh and Keith Cowan
D.D. Wigley
Barbara and Charles Wright
In honor of C.D. Wright, from Forrest Gander
Caleb Young as C. Young Creative

Publisher’s Circle

Recognizing donors who have made an annual gift of $2,500 – $4,999.

Rozlyn Anderson Flood
Vincent and Jane Buck
Phyllis Hatfield
Mary Pat and John Osterhaus
Scott Pomfret
Ira Silverberg
Chase Twichell
Daniel M. Waggoner
Kathleen Walsh

Donor’s Circle

Recognizing donors who have made an annual gift of $1,000 – $2,499.

Anonymous
Shawn and Lynne Aebi
Zeinab and Sohail Agha
Virginia Agnew
Libby Atkins and Martha Trolin*
Greg Bishop
Linda and Wayne Boyd
David Brewster and Mary Kay Sneeringer*
Tina Cervin
Nathan Clum
Paul Corbeil
Noella Cosco and ‘Ohana
Betsey Curran
Alex Diederich

Beroz Ferrell
Steven Holl
Robert Jackson
Ted Kooser
Alida and Christopher Latham
Dana Levin
Bia Lowe
Kara and Ken Masters
Barry and Lee Ann McGinnis
Michael McManus and Tanya Young
Laura and David Midgley*
Jana Mohr Lone and Ron Lone
Joe Bob Moore
Jerrold Narland
Paul Neutz and Nicole Burnett

Alberto Ríos
Sarah Ritter
Gabriel Ritz Saphar
Jeff Ross
Richard Russell
Kelli Russell Agodon
Gloria Russell-Baker
Rick Simonson
David E. Skinner and Catherine Eaton Skinner
Michael and Kay Smallwood
Byron Springer
Richard Swank
Arthur Sze
Margaret Wagner

*With additional thanks to the American Endowment Fund, Fidelity Charitable, Goldman Sachs, Jefferson Community Foundation, Morgan Stanley GIFT, Petunia Charitable Fund, Phillips O’Donnell Family Fund, Schwab Charitable, Seattle Foundation, and Vanguard Charitable.

Friends of Copper Canyon Press

Recognizing donors who champion poetry through their subscription to our Friends of Copper Canyon Press membership program with their gifts of $60 – $300 per year.

Poetry Supporters

$60 / year

Gabriel Chytry
Peter Guerrero
Roland Mayer
Laura Schaeffer
Martin Stabler

Poetry Patrons

$120 / year

Diana Cohn
Rick Deitchman
Katie George
Br. Ambrose Miles
James T. Mullins
Matt Waxman

Poetry Champions

$300 / year

Kristin Borquist
Daniel Castro
In memory of Tom Gardon
Holly J. Hughes and John Pierce
Emily Raymond
Linda Walsh and Keith Cowan