22/22 CLUB

To become a member of the 22/22 Club all you have to do is make a donation of $20, one dollar for each of the issues in the ten years Fifth Wednesday Journal has prospered as an independent literary magazine. Please keep in mind that FWJ is independent of any affiliation with another organization; is fully staffed and managed by volunteers at all levels; accepts no paid, commercial advertising; does not charge any writer a fee to submit a manuscript; does not run any fee-based literary contests; actively seeks emerging writers of talent; publishes many of your favorite established writers; organizes and manages literary events that are open and free to the public; and depends on your support for more than fifty percent of the annual costs of producing one of the finest national literary magazines in America.


Charles A. Heiner#
Louise Ross-Miller
Robert & Erika Toon*
Kathryn Tecza*
Carolyn Cline
Charles Osgood
Vern Miller#
John Curtis Johnson#
Ixtaccihuatl Piedra Menchaca
Karie Friedman
Lon Otto*
Bradley Clompus
Rachel Hamsmith#
William Jones
Hedy Habra
Michael Puican
Patrick D. King
Alex Navarrete#
Betty Jacobsen
James Ballowe*
Steve DeJarnatt
Susan Porterfield*
William & Melpo DeFotis*
Dale Kushner*
Richard Johnson & Karen Egerer
Gro Flatebo & Kent Wommack*
Evelyn Rogers
Kenneth Letko
These House Rituals
Sharon Stratton
Margaret Baltazar


#Donors of $500 or more in one calendar year

*Donors of $100 or more in one calendar year

Fifth Wednesday Journal is supported in part by grants from The MacArthur Fund for Arts and Culture at The Richard H. Driehaus Foundation and the Illinois Arts Council Agency, an agency of the state. Poets & Writers has contributed significant support for artists and events.

Fifth Wednesday Books, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Donations are welcome at www.fifthwednesdayjournal.org and by check to Fifth Wednesday Books / P. O. Box 4033 / Lisle, IL 60532-9033.