As a small non-profit organization, Bearnstow relies heavily on contributions from individual donors to help us keep our programs affordable, and to preserve our historic facilities and fragile grounds.
Bearnstow is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) corporation; all contributions are tax deductible.
Some of Bearnstow’s prioritized areas of need:
- Donate in Reg’s (Ruth Grauert’s) memory
- Historic preservation and improvement of facilities
- Updated boating and waterfront safety equipment
- Media and Electronics to create and maintain an archive of camp activities
- Shower Replacement
- Mattresses and bedding
- Sponsor a Young Artist Resident
- Day Camp Scholarship Fund
- Scholarships for artists to attend workshops or retreat weeks
- General operating support
We are grateful for your donations of any amount, and we thank you for your generous support!
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We wish to thank the following for contributions and/or in-kind services to Bearnstow during the 2019 season: Altman Rentals, Inc., Marianne and John Archard, Jenny Bean, Bob Beswick, David Courier, Mary-Therese Duffy, Ted Elliman, Janet Erickson, Laura Faure, Allyson Jones, Marc Ferraro, Arthur Fink, Gideon Forbes, Suzy and Squire Fridell, Mimi Garrard and James Seawright, Tom and Bobbie Gottschalk, Gottschalk, Ruth Grauert, Carol Gregory, Molly Hess, Eric Jones, Paula Jones, Elizabeth Keen, Peter and Anne Koletzke, Peter Kyle, Phyllis Lamhut and Robert Small, Margery Lieber, Lydia Merrick, Sandra Merrick, Bebe Miller, Morten Moesswilde, Mount Vernon Community Center, Nikolais/Louis Foundation for Dance, Alene Onion, Gerald Otte, Kellie Pennington, Eunice Reneyske, Mike Retelle, Nicole Rogers, William and Patricia Rosenberg, Jo Tibby, Tuft & Needle, Jim Van Abbema, Vienna Union Hall, Nitzia Vieyra, Gary Wittner and Susan and Fritz Onion.