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We rely on the Heyday community to help bring our mission to life on a daily basis. The work we do takes the collective effort of so many writers, artists, editors, designers, printers, bookstores, cultural partners, and book lovers everywhere.

Book sales make up nearly 75% of our revenue. The remaining 25%—from supporters like you—enables us to publish books that are culturally significant, even if less conventionally commercial. Because of your support, we dedicate ourselves to projects we can all be proud of, ones that have long-lasting impact.

Chip in by making a tax-deductible gift or becoming a member today, and you can be confident that your participation is directly supporting the people and ideas at the core of Heyday’s work.


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Support our mission with a secure, tax-deductible contribution. Because of your generosity, we can continue publishing important work and sponsoring events that deepen civic engagement.

Heyday is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, and our EIN is 94-3268357. To designate your gift to Heyday’s Berkeley Roundhouse program, please select the corresponding button above.

If you have any questions about your donation or membership, please contact Emily:

development@heydaybooks.com or (510) 549-3564 ext. 312.

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This year (2021), we’ll send you these four books:


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Thank you to our supporters. You help Heyday thrive as a nonprofit, and we are deeply grateful for your generosity.

$10,000+ 

Anonymous; Andree Abecassis; Judy Avery; Joan Bingham; Anne R. Blackman; Edwin Blue; Tom Dalzell; Richard and Gretchen Evans; Bruce Goldsmith; Whitney Green; William R. Hearst, III; Lynn and Jeffrey Horowitz; Zachary Karabell; T.M. Scruggs and Laura Graham; Jonathan Taplin; Michael and Shirley Traynor; Katrina vanden Heuvel; Lucinda Watson; and Peter Wiley.

 

$5,000–$9,999 

Anonymous; Beatrice Bowles, in honor of Malcolm Margolin; Angela Y. Davis; Don and Dale Franzen; Daniel Grossman and Dr. Catherine Kennedy; Bonnie Jones, in memory of Michael Satris; Catherine Kanner; Marty Krasney; Guy Lampard and Suzanne Badenhoop; Thomas Lockard and Alix Marduel; Nion McEvoy and Leslie Berriman; Judy Mistelske-Anklam and William Anklam; Susan Philpot; Alan Rosenus; Samantha Sanderson and Charles Cammack; Guy and Jeanine Saperstein; and Greg Sarris.

 

$1,000–$4,999 

Denny Abrams; Richard and Rickie Ann Baum; Joan Berman; Rena Bransten; Bonnie Brown; Santos Raoul Chacon; Judy Collins, in honor of Barbara Dane; Lawrence Crooks; Bruce De Benedictis and Caroline Kim; Michael Dieden and Dana Gluckstein; Frances Dinkelspiel and Gary Wayne; Bob Dylan, in honor of Barbara Dane; Daniel Goldberg, in honor of Barbara Dane; Judy Gumbo and Art Eckstein, in memory of Stew Albert, Jeannie Rutenburg, and David Dobkin; Lizbeth Hasse; James Hirst; Adam and Arlie Hochschild; Nettie Hoge; Michael Horn; Berit Larsen, in memory of David Larsen; Ralph Lewin; Judith Lowry-Croul and Brad Croul; Derek Madden; Tomasita Medál; Thomas Middleton; Dr. David Nelson; Sarah Newton, in memory of David S. Wilson; Becky and Michael O’Malley; George Rehm and Holly Doyne; Allan and Phyllis Sorensen; Elizabeth Sweezy and Ken Miller; Megan Vered, in memory of Andree Abecassis and Mildred Magat Hesterman; Johanna Vondeling; Dr. Al Wasserman and Ann Dragoon-Wasserman; Alice Waters; Steve Wax and Teresa Book; Bobby Winston; and Mina Witteman.

 

$500–$999  

Anonymous; Judith and Phillip Auth; Kim Bancroft; Jean and Fred Berensmeier; John Briscoe; Cindy Roberts Burbank; John and Nancy Cassidy; H. Dwight Damon, in memory of Jim Houston; Patricia Dixon; John Emerson; Marilee Enge and George Frost; Bruce Gilbert; Nicola Gordon; Wanda Graves and Stephen Duscha; Nathan and Carolina Grossman; L. John Harris; Michael Healy and Joan Van Horn; Anthony Heilbut; Leanne Hinton and Gary Scott; Nicholas Hoff; John Muir Laws and Cybele Renault; Travis Lowe; Theodore Lundberg; Michael McGowan; Tracy and Gary Mezzatesta; Linda Ronstadt, in honor of Barbara Dane; Roselyne Swig; Sonia Tamez and Kenneth Whistler; Jerry Terhune and Sandy Smith; Jane Tobin, in honor of Emily Grossman; Gillian Welch; and Dorothy Wolpert.

$100–$499 

Anonymous (5); Anonymous, in memory of Breonna Taylor; Stephen Abbors, in memory of Carlene McNerny Abbors; Elizabeth Aguilar; Douglas Allan; Donna Allen; Adelina Alva-Padilla; Lee and Ann Andersen; Susan D. Anderson; Sonja Armour; John Atwood, in memory of Jeanne Carevic; Thomas Austin; Carroll Ballard and Christina Lüscher-Ballard; Alice Bartholomew; Thomas and Lilian Beggs; Claudia Beigel-Coryell; Roxane Beigel-Coryell; Mary Belardo; Robert and Susan Benedetti; David Billings; Joanne Blokker; Nadine and Stephen Bowlus; Winifred Breines; Catherine Burns; Megan Burns; Heather Cameron; Fred Canillo and Lynn Webb; John and Mary Caris; Terri Castaneda; Anne Chambers; Eunice Childs; Dana Christy; David Chu; Pamela Clark; Kathleen Clarke; Rick Clarke; Diana Cohn, in honor of David Harris; Linda Connor; Mimi Cook; Robert Cooter and Blair Dean; Steve Costa and Kate Levinson; Frederick Crews; Christina Crowley; Kevin Davidson; Jeanette Davis; Joan Dayton; Sylvia de Trinidad and Andrew Young; Janet Delaney; Margaret Dragoon; Anthony Dubovsky; Robbie Dunbar; Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz; Dr. Faith L. Duncan, in memory of Dennis Neill; Helen Dunlap; Barbara Eisenstein; Eric Elliott; Zette Emmons; Barbara Ertter; Peter Esmonde, in honor of the dedicated crew at Heyday; Rita Evans and Andy Hrenyo; Cam Ferenbach; Genevieve Fong; Cheri Forrester and David Harris; Jutta and Gordon Frankie; Kiki Dow Freer-Parsons; Hermine Garcia, in memory of Richard Kahlenberg; Mary Gauthier; J. Ruth Gendler; Betty Goerke; David Lance Goines; Susan Goldstein; Jennifer Gonzalez, in honor of Lewis Watts; Dr. Erica and Barry Goode; Monika Greenleaf; Claire Greensfelder; Rebecca Grossman and Joseph Mezzatesta; Sherrin Grout and Donn Marinovich; David Guhin; Jacqueline Hackel; Susan and Charles Halpern; Bill Hamilton; Mary Ellen Hannibal; Arthur Hansen; Theresa Harlan; Joan Harper; Bill Hawley and Susan Brandt-Hawley; Tim Heck; Dana Hemphill; Kathlene Henry-Gorman; James Heron and Laurie Wyman-Heron; Kathy High; Dana Hoey; Lindsay Holland, in memory of Levon, Richard, and Rick; Sheridan Hough; Ira Jacknis, in memory of Frank LaPena; Ann Jastrab; Gordon Johnson; Jerald Johnson; Charles Kennard; Ann Kennedy; Judy Kerber, in honor of Westland School; John King; Tim Kittleson; Janice Klein; Richard Kletter; Rebecca Kugel and Lawrence Goldstein; Carol Lane; David Larsen; Joan Lentz; May Leong; Marc Libarle; Norman Locks; Melanie Loo; Julie Lytle; Steven Machtinger; Carol Maga; Johnny Mah; Greil and Jenny Marcus; Malcolm Margolin; Kate Marianchild; Loyda Marquez; Dorothy Martinez-K, in honor of Thoz Womenz; Joe Mathews; Marty Meeden, in memory of Josephine A. Meeden, Charles P. Meeden, and Annie Meeden; Adina Merenlender; Avram Miller; Jerry and Ellen Miller; Deborah Miranda; Juliane and James Monroe; Carlos Munoz; Genevieve Nauman; Vivian and Jay Nelson; Marsha Peralta; Robyn Peterson, in honor of Malcolm Margolin; Tony Platt; Benjamin Porter; Mary and Adrian Praetzellis; Robert Price; Pamela Prince; Anna Pritt; Madeleine and Dr. Robert Provost; Lucy Puls; Melissa Riley; Barbara Risling, in memory of Katherine Wallace; Lennie and Mike Roberts; Rhonda Robles; Carla Rodriguez; Dharmishta Rood; Peter Rosenwald; Wendy Ruebman; Deborah Sanchez; Robert Scheer and Narda Zacchino, in memory of Ida Kuran; Peter Schrag and Patricia Ternahan; Richard Schwartz; Laura Scott Sellers; Gabrielle Selz; Tom and Marjorie Sennett; Robert Sheehan; Helen Shiller; Cyn Sidore; Daniel Siegel and Anne Weills; Dan Silver; Paul and Elizabeth Sittenfeld; Ann King Smith, in memory of Douglas Smith; Michael Smith; Carla Soracco and Donna Fong, in honor of Malcolm Margolin; Miranda Spang, in honor of Miranda Bergman; Ken Stanton; Jenepher Stowell; Shirley Streshinsky; Diane Suda and Chris Coley; Toby Symington; Miye Takagi; Chris Tarp; John and Carol Tateishi; Joan Taylor; Tik Thurston; Sally and Frederic Tubach; William and Frances Tweed; Mitch Varhula; J.G. Waines; Mary-Jo Wainwright; Tanis Walters; Margarette Wasow; Fred White; Charles Wilkinson; Hank Willis Thomas; Charles Wollenberg; Mary Wood; Linda Yellen; and Frank Zwart.

This list corresponds to annual contributions from 2019 and 2020.

We would also like to express our gratitude for the partnership of foundations and other organizations, including:

ACLU of Northern California; Another Planet Entertainment; ArtNow International; Bay Crossings; Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs; California Arts Council; California Humanities; California State Library; The Campbell Foundation; The Candelaria Fund; Chicana Latina Foundation; The Christensen Fund; City of Berkeley Civic Arts Program; Creative Industry Law; Federated Indians of Graton Rancheria; Furthermore: a program of the J. M. Kaplan Fund; Walter & Elise Haas Fund; Hearst Corporation; Humboldt Area Foundation; The James Irvine Foundation; JKW Foundation; The Jonathan Logan Family Foundation; Matthew London and Sylvia Wen Gaia Fund; Manzanar History Association; Milligan Family Charitable Fund; Miner Anderson Family Foundation; Moore Family Foundation; National Park Service; The Nature Conservancy; The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation; Quitiplas Foundation; San Francisco Heritage; San Manuel Band of Mission Indians; Save the Redwoods League; Sierra College Press; The Streisand Foundation; Tappan Foundation; The Roger J. and Madeleine Traynor Foundation; Union Bank; The Uplands Family Foundation; and The Women’s Building.

As you make your will or estate plan, please consider including Heyday. You can make a lasting contribution to California’s cultural life, and your foresight will ensure Heyday is always here to amplify voices that might otherwise be lost or unheard. Each person’s financial considerations are different, and the laws applicable to estates and trusts vary from state to state, so please consult with an attorney or financial adviser with respect to any gifts you may wish to make. Our legal name is Heyday and our address is: PO Box 9145, Berkeley, CA 94709. We are a nonprofit corporation, and our EIN is 94-3268357.

To discuss making a planned gift to Heyday or to receive additional information, please contact us at (510) 549-3564 ext. 312 or development@heydaybooks.com.

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