HoCoPoLitSo has been enlarging the audience for contemporary poetry and literature since 1974, and is supported by the Howard County Arts Council through a grant from the Howard County government, the Maryland State Arts Council as part of the state of Maryland’s Department of Commerce, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Howard County Public School System, and generous Friends of HoCoPoLitSo.
The past year’s HoCoPoLitSo programs were supported in part by many generous sponsors in cash and in-kind.
Prominent among them are:
- Alpha Phi Alpha Foundation
- Columbia Art Center
- Columbia Festival of the Arts
- Columbia Film Society
- Community Foundation of Howard County
- Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Columbia Alumnae Chapter
- Howard Community College
- Howard County Public Schools
- Howard Hughes Corporation
- Jean Moon and Associates
- Total Wine & More
- Wilde Lake Community Association