Thanks to our sponsors: Centre Street Café, City Feed and Supply, East Boston Savings Bank, Egleston Square Main Streets, Fomu, Grass Fed, Hyde/Jackson Square Main Streets, Jamaica Plain News, JP Licks, On Centre, Runa Tea, Tres Gatos, Ula Café, Vee Vee, Whole Foods & Wonder Spice Café.
Thanks to the 500+ performers and 80+ porch hosts who are the heart of this festival!
Thanks to the following for their financial and/or in-kind support:
Boston Cultural Council, First Baptist Church, Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, Massachusetts Cultural Council, Tres Gatos, The Haven.
Thanks to the following for their collaboration and support:
Bikes Not Bombs, Boston Hassle, Egleston Square Main Streets, Girls Rock Boston, Hubway, Hyde/Jackson Square Main Streets, Hyde Square Task Force, Jamaica Plain Neighborhood Development Corporation, and Mildred Hailey/Bromley Heath Tenants Task Force.
Thanks to the following for their starring roles:
J Cottle - Volunteer Coordinator
Kirk Israel - Web & Print Maestro
Maria Maffei - Master Matchmaker
Megan Hiserodt - Assistant Event Producer
Thanks to our Special Art Porch Coordinators:
Dance: Metamovements Latin Dance Company: Kaitlin Bresee & Lady Pabon; Storytelling: Ken Green/Story Club of Boston, Cheryl Hamilton/Massmouth, Andrea Lovett; Spoken Word: Ashley Rose Salomon; Theatre: Dustin Bell/Open Door Theatre; Francie LaTour & Tanya Nixon-Silber/Wee the People.
Thanks for their important help:
Photographers: Jane Akiba, Olivia Deng, Sue Dorfman and Joni Lohr; Videographers: Jesse Epstein, Kate Raisz and Sam Sacks; T-shirt and flyer design: Ally Stack; Translation of materials into Spanish: Juan Gonzalez/JPNDC; Special Porch schedule: Kim Fox; Technical Assistance: Maya Jonas-Silver.
And thanks to our great team of volunteers, before and during the event!
These are our supporters at the time of printing. Apologies to anyone we overlooked.
Our heartfelt thanks to everyone who contributed to another fantastic event!
—Mindy Fried, Marie Ghitman and Allyssa Jones, Co-Producers, Jamaica Plain Porchfest