November 6 - 20, 2016  •  JCC Rochester  •  Rochester, New York

Festival Supporters

THANK YOU to our
2015 Festival Supporters:

AUTHOR $5,000+
Alesco Advisors LLC
Jewish Senior Life Foundation
The Lane Dworkin Family
PUBLISHER $2,500-4,999
Ames Amzalak Memorial Trust
The Kovalsky Families
M & T Bank

NOVELIST $1,250-2,499
Sharon Brodsky
Futerman Supporting Foundation
Genesee Valley Trust
Deborah G. Goldman
Mona and Mark Kolko
Dawn and Jacques z'l Lipson
Drs. Saul Moress and Max Presberg Service Fund
Oppenheimer Rochester Municpal Bond Funds
Pinnacle Investments
St. John's
Woods Oviatt Gilman LLP
EDITOR $500-1,249
Judy and Norm Blaustein
Center for Holocaust Awareness and Information
     of the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester
Class Action LLC / Marc Frankel - Constable
Ellen and David Comisar
Dr. Eric M. Dreyfuss
Roberta and David Feldman
Mike and Heidi Fishman
Carol N. and Michael G. Hirsh, MD
Sharon Kovalsky
Hy Kreitzman
Sarah F. Liebschutz
Joyce and Charles Schachter
Drs. Robin and Michael Weintraub
Melanie and Jeremy Wolk



READER $300-499
Betsy and Stuart Bobry
Roberta and Seth Borg
Simon and Josephine Braitman Family Supporting Foundation
Robert Kravetz, Brighton Securities
Ronny and Alan Frishman
Marilyn and Ronald Furman
Essie Germanow
Lenore and Michael Lesser
Dr. Gerald and Maxine Rosen
Rachel Rosen and Ronald Wexler
Rita Rudnick
Dr. Joseph and Elise Wojciechowski

Special Thanks

The Jewish Book Festival Committee
Marc Cataldi, Bill Donahue, Tom Habecker, and the JCC Rochester Staff
Ellen Comisar
Gail Drew, Abbots
Celebrate Events
Chabad Lubavitch of Rochester

To the book sellers, volunteers, ushers, special guests, and committee members, it could not happen without you! We are indebted to the following for their guidance: Jewish Book Council, Atlanta Jewish Book Festival, Houston Jewish Book Fair, and the St. Louis Jewish Book Fair.

Jewish Book Council

Jewish Book CouncilWe extend our gratitude to the Jewish Book Council, and Carolyn Starman Hessel and Miri Pomerantz for their assistance. The Jewish Book Council is a not-for-profit organization founded in 1943 to promote the publishing, writing and reading of quality books of Jewish interest. It is the sponsor of Jewish Book Month, the National Jewish Book Awards, and other programs and activities. Visit for additional information.