Make a Gift • The Alice Fund • Become a Book Benefactor
We thank you for your donation to Alice James Books! Your support is incredibly vital to the press and the presence of poetry in print in our literary community. Book sales only cover a little over 30% of our total operations cost, so it’s safe to say, we could not publish such great works of poetry without your generous gift.
Thank you to our recent supporters who help keep books that matter in print. Learn more about what your gift can do for Alice James Books and other ways to give to the press here.
Thank you for giving to Alice James Books. Your support is incredibly vital to the press and the presence of poetry in print in our literary community. Book sales only cover a little over 30% of our total operations cost, so it’s safe to say, we could not publish such great works of poetry without your generous support.
If you’re wondering what your gift can do, exactly, here’s a little bit more about that:
A gift of $5000 can finance the basic production of one AJB book.
A gift of $2500 prints one book.
A gift of $1000 will design one AJB book.
A gift of $500 launches one poetry book.
A gift of $250 helps with print advertising.
A gift of $100 promotes the book on social media.
Alice James Books is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. All donations are tax-deductible.
In addition to donations toward AJB’s operating expenses and other funds, the press also offers you the unique opportunity to sponsor individual books. Becoming a book benefactor ($150 or more) will give you a personal connection to a specific title, and your name will be printed in the book. Fill out the form below to become a poet’s benefactor and choose which title you would like to support.
FORM FOR BOOK BENEFACTOR - TK FROM AJB
The Alice Fund was established in 2008 with the intention of preserving the legacy and livelihood of Alice James Books. Over the years, we’ve watched it grow due to the generosity and foresight of people like you.
The mission of The Alice Fund is to ensure the long-term financial stability and further the long-term strategic goals of Alice James Books.
The Alice Fund maintains a conservative management and investment policy. Our assets are managed by Western Mountain Financial in Farmington, ME. Each year, up to 5% of the Fund may be distributed to Alice James Books to be used as income for ordinary expenses or for other special projects.
Your endowment gift ensures a future for poetry and a future for the cooperative publishing process. When you give to preserve our legacy, you will be ensuring the publication of Alice James books for years and generations to come.
Your gift to the Alice Fund may come in many forms. You may give a one-time gift, set up annual contributions, make a gift on a loved one’s or friend’s behalf, or write a plan for Alice James Books right into your estate. Gifts may be even by made in stocks or bonds, or you may also consider individual or corporate sponsorship and matching opportunities. However you choose to give, poetry salutes and appreciates your conscious efforts to preserve this great art, and Alice James becomes a life-long, best friend.
To find out more about opportunities to aid the press’s endowment or to make a donation, please use the form below or call us at 207.778.7071.
ALICE FUND GIVING FORM - TK from AJB