/ The Big Read - Holland Area

Sponsors and Community Partners

The Big Read Holland Area, a program of Hope College, would not be possible without the collaboration of our community partners and help of our sponsors and donors in the Holland community.

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Main Event Sponsors

Book Club Sponsors

  • Claudia and John Berry
  • Fellowship Reformed Church
  • Out On The Lakeshore
  • Readers World

Community Partners

  • CultureWorks
  • Future PREP'd (Ottawa Area Intermediate School District)
  • Herrick District Library
  • Holland Area Arts Council
  • Holland Museum
  • Hope College
  • Howard Miller Library
  • Ready for School
  • Saugatuck Center for the Arts
  • Western Seminary


  • Black River Public Schools
  • Hamilton Community Schools
  • Holland Christian Schools
  • Holland Public Schools
  • Saugatuck Public Schools
  • West Ottawa Public Schools
  • Zeeland Public School

Hope College

  • Alumni and Family Engagement
  • Asian Studies Program
  • Center for Diversity and Inclusion
  • Department of Communications
  • Department of Education
  • Department of English
  • First Year Seminar
  • Hope Dining Services
  • Jack Ridl Visiting Writers Series
  • Kruizenga Art Museum
  • Library
  • Patron for the Arts Grant
  • Phelps Scholars Program
  • President’s Office
  • Provost’s Office
  • Social Science Division