HRW is supported solely through the generosity of our individual members and patrons. If you haven’t done so already, please consider joining HRW. We need your time, talents, and tax-deductible financial support so we can continue to provide the quality literary events you’ve come to know and love. If you would like more information or would like to arrange a meeting to discuss supporting Hampton Roads Writers, please contact Lauran Strait, HRW’s President, at HRWriters@cox.net.

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Here's how your donation can help:


  • $20 -- One scholarship to a Traveling Pen Writers Workshop

  • $75 -- One partial conference scholarship

  • $100 -- HRW's yearly webhosting fee

  • $150 -- One conference scholarship for a student

  • $200 -- HRW's yearly PO box fee

  • $250 -- One conference scholarship for a nonstudent

  • $350 -- Airfare for one out-of-town presenter

  • $1000 -- HRW's yearly insurance

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    Hampton Roads Writers
    P.O. Box 56228
    Virginia Beach, VA 23456


    Hampton Roads Writers (HRW) serves aspiring and professional writers in all genres through a variety of programs, services, and events, often presented in partnership with other writing groups and cultural organizations. Through our newsletter and frequently updated website, our monthly SHOW & GROW Your Prose with Professional Critique events, our series of Traveling Pen Writers Workshops, and our annual September WRITERS’ CONFERENCE in Virginia Beach, HRW is helping to increase Hampton Roads’ visibility within Virginia as a region with a vibrant literary arts community.

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