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Creative Festivals Submission and Contact Information

Diocese of Charleston and the Mid-Atlantic and the Diocese of New York and Washington, D.C.

Updated 1-23-17

Creative Festivals Chair
Donna Starke

83 Central Ave.
Montclair, NJ 07042

732-259-7558
dstarke@mka.org

Art Coordinator
Lisa Nafash

82 Alize Drive
Kinnelon, NJ 07405

Note: Do not send entries certified mail. There will not be anyone available to sign for them.

973-476-0730
lisan5@optonline.net

Creative Writing Festival
Claire A. Levash

34 Beverly Road
Cedar Grove, NJ 07009 

973-857-4940
levashclaire@aol.com 

Poetry Coordinator
Tammy Makoul

635 Miranda Rd.
Pittsburgh, PA 15241

610-782-9221
tammakoul@gmail.com

Photography
Rosemary Shumski

P.O. Box 333
Emigsville, PA 17318

717-747-5221
aodce@aol.com

Media Coordinator
Rosemary Shumski

P.O. Box 333
Emigsville, PA 17318

717-747-5221
aodce@aol.com

Media Guidelines for the Eastern Dioceses (PDF)
2016 Media Winner from the Diocese of Charleston
Please note: Media Guidelines apply to the Diocese of Charleston and the Mid-Atlantic and the Diocese of New York and Washington, D.C. only. Other dioceses currently do not have a Media category.

Diocese of Los Angeles and the West and the Diocese of Eagle River and the Northwest

DEADLINE: April 1st
Updated 1-11-17

Diocesan Coordinator
Georgette Malouf

 

818-563-2838
gette0324@yahoo.com

Creative Arts Coordinator
(Writing, Poetry and Photography)
Lauren Malouf

1021 N. Orchard Drive
Burbank, CA 91506

alansgrl23@yahoo.com

Diocese of Miami and the Southeast

Updated 11-30-16
Creative Festivals Coordinator
Dawn Evancho
103 Kalida Ct
Cary NC 27513
919-522-9904
devancho@outlook.com

Diocese of Ottawa, Eastern Canada and Upstate New York

DEADLINE: April 1st

Updated 9-13-16
Creative Festivals Coordinator

Bruna Salhany
1814 rue du Pirée
Saint-Laurent, QC H4R 2Z5
H: 514-938-0091
E-mail: bruna.salhany@gmail.com

Diocese of Toledo and the Midwest

Updated 1-30-17

Awards Coordinator
Rosalie Hoffman

 

630-357-3594
habkatcar@aol.com

Art Coordinator
Lonnie Dahdal

Please send entries to:
St. George Church
1220 S. 60th Court
Cicero, IL 60804

847-322-5995
lkash31@gmail.com

Writing
Gail Meena Malaniak

3051 Rustic Drive
N. Royalton, Ohio 44133

440-552-4586
Gailmeen@gmail.com

Poetry
Philip Riske

Attn. Philip Riske
St. Mary Antiochian Orthodox Church
6330 W. 127th St.
Palos Heights, IL 60463

630-532-8946
sundayschool@stmaryoc.org

Photography
Jessica Zuder

221 E. Walnut St.
Wadsworth, Ohio 44281  

330-631-5590
misstyfyd@aol.com  

NOTE: Do not send entries certified mail. There will not be anyone available to sign for them. 

Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America

Updated 1-17-17

Creative Festivals Chairperson
Fr. Meletios Marx

13711 Meadow Sweet Dr.
Cypress, TX 77429

rev.fr.meletios@gmail.com
832-698-1309 (home)
281-414-8143 (cell)

Art Coordinator
Joyce Finch

St. Anthony the Great Church
7202 FM 2920
Spring, TX 77379

rfinch4@att.net

Poetry Coordinator
Raquel "Rocki" Haddad

13770 FM 365
Beaumont, TX 77705

rockih11491@gmail.com
409-790-3874

Writing Coordinator
Dn. Juvenaly Hale

3619 Reinhardt Rd.
Bellville, TX 77418-4204

deaconjuvenaly@aol.com
713-397-1430

Photography Coordinator
Jessica Covington

7707 Hiawatha Dr.
Houston, TX 77036-4941

JEMumbach@aol.com
713-530-5954

Film Coordinator
Monica Taylor

4806 NW 81st Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64151

ma91385@hotmail.com

816-305-6847

Film Rubric (PDF)
Film Guidelines (PDF)
Please note: Film Rubrics and Guidelines apply to the Diocese of Wichita and Mid-America only. Other dioceses currently do not have a film category.

Diocese of Worcester and New England

Updated 10-20-16
Creative Festivals Coordinator

Nancy Z. Close
Church of St. John of Damascus
300 West Street
Dedham, MA 02026
978-846-4585
nancyzclose@gmail.com