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The Westport Library

Connect  Collaborate    Communicate

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Star, Inc.

Lighting the Way

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Abilis, Inc.

Services and support

for individuals with

special needs

We are deeply grateful to the following donors, whose passion and
generosity have made the Westport Book Shop possible:

The Drew Friedman Community Arts Center, Inc.
Eileen Lavigne Flug
Dan Levinson
Jeffrey Mayer and Nancy Diamond
Jocelyn and Walter Barandiaran
Linda Monteiro-Hopper and Scott Hopper
Robin and Brad Berggren
The Michael M. Wiseman and Helen A. Garten Charitable Foundation
Rebecca L. Ciota
The Kail Family
Abilis Community Foundation
The STAR Foundation, Inc.
The Betty R. and Ralph Sheffer Foundation
Craig Rebecca Schiavone
Westport Sunrise Rotary
Rita Allen Foundation
Berchem Moses P.C.

We are also very grateful to the local law firm of Verrill, which donated nearly all of the store’s display bookcases.


Thank you to these generous sponsors and donors who helped make our 2023 Chapter Two: Spanning from Retail to E-tail benefit a success:

Event Sponsors:  

Robin & Brad Berggren    Eileen Lavigne Flug    Dan Levinson    Linda & Scott Hopper   

Jocelyn & Walter Barandiaran    Ann Sheffer & Bill Scheffler    Rolleri & Sheppard CPAs, LLP

Auction Items Donated by:

Eve Potts & Andrew Bentley    Rowene Weems    Norm Siegel    Kirsten Rao   

Miggs Burroughs    Nina Bentley

Beverages Donated by:

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We gratefully acknowledge the support of:

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Connecticut Department of Developmental Services

2019 ID Partnership Innovative Employment Outcomes Grant

2022 Innovative Employment Opportunity Expansion Grant


2022 Program

Support Grant

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Volunteer lawyers strengthening nonprofits

and our communities

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The law firm of 

Day Pitney LLP


The law firm of

Verrill Dana LLP

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