Sponsors and Funders


Funded by:

The Women's Foundation of Minnesota
The Department of Women's Studies - University of Minnesota & The
University of Minnesota Office of University Women.

Supported by the Jerome Foundation, in celebration of the Jerome Hill
Centennial and in recognition of the valuable cultural contributions of
artists to society.

Sponsorship by:

Ave Magazine
B96 - 96.3FM
Best Buy
Bryant Lake Bowl
ecko unltd.
evolve universal
Industry Magazine
Minnesota Spoken Word Association
The Originators
Pizza Luce

In partnership with:

Juxtaposition Arts
SASE: The Write Place


Shout outs to all the Twin Cities b-girls, b-boys, and volunteers for organizing the
fundraisers, performing for free and helping to raise the money to make this happen,
The Big A Project, Amazon Feminist Bookstore, BIOHH, The Blue Nile, La Bodega,
Designs by Day, The Dinkytowner, DUNation, ETHREE.org, Evolve Universal, First
Avenue Nightclub, Galactic Pizza, Jeff Chang (Can’t Stop Won’t Stop), Juxtaposition
Arts, KFAI, KMOJ Radio, MNSWA, MoXie Salon, Nubia, Nuevo Rodeo, Rhymesayers
Collective, Speak Out Sisters, Toofly Designs, Women Make Movies, YO!
The Movement and more.

We'd also like to thank the follwoing Minneapolis businesses and organizations for
their kind donations:

MIdtown YWCA

Panera Bread