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30 Poems in November!

Join us for our annual November write-a-thon. Write and raise to support our free English classes for immigrants, or make a donation in support of a writer and enjoy the poetry!
Support 30 Poems in November!
Our Reading & Celebration takes place in partnership with the Northampton Center for the Arts on December 8th, at 7:00pm.

About 30 Poems in November!

30 Poems in November!  is a literary fundraiser to support English language literacy for immigrants at Center for New Americans. Participants write every day.  Sarah Sullivan, our Event Chair, encourages and inspires with daily poetry prompts and lively writing workshops.  Typically,  writers range from teenagers to octogenarians.

Writer, Madlynn with Student, Lydia

Key Dates

October – Writers sign up to write and raise. They broadcast their plans by email, Facebook, on writers’ blogs to attract supporters.

November 1 – 30 – Writers write a poem every day.  They gratefully accept Sarah’s invitation to writing workshops and Sarah’s daily writing prompts.

December 8th, 7:00 PM: Reading & Celebration featuring writers who have raised at least $150.00. This event will be held in partnership with the Northampton Center for the Arts.

January 15th – the Anthology is released.


Manuel, Student at 30 Poems Reading

Returning Writers

If you are a writer who participated last year, your page from last year is ready for you to review and update if you so choose!

Please click here!

Then, log-in to review and edit your page. Be sure to use the email address you used last year!  Once you are satisfied, ask family and friends for support. Just copy your page link and email it or share it on social media.

New Writers

If you are new to writing for 30 Poems!, you can set up your own fundraising page here.


Non-Writers (who wish to support writers and immigrants)

Click here to search for the writer(s) you want to support. Each writer has a donate button on their own page.

General donations for this event

Click here to support 30 Poems in November!.

About the event chair
Sarah Sullivan

Sarah B Sullivan is a person, poet, doctor, and other stuff.

2019 Celebration Highlights

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