Thank you to our generous Community Partners, Arts Partners, Author Patrons, BookLover Donors, Event Sponsors, Gift-in-Kind Supporters and Hospitality Sponsors.

Community Partners

Arts Partners

♦   Blue Canoe / The Juvenis Festival   ♦   Kingston Canadian Film Festival   ♦   Skeleton Park Arts Festival   ♦   Thousand Islands Playhouse

2017 Author Patrons

Would you like to support Kingston WritersFest in a very personal way? Find out how you can become a 2017 Author Patron.

  • Ali Afzal, Curry Original – Pasha Malla
  • Altair Electronics – Diane Schoemperlen
  • Sarah Arrowsmith and Joel Yearsley – Ahmad Danny Ramadan
  • Billyann Balay – Eric Friesen
  • Blurred Words Book Club – Bill Richardson
  • Book Clubs United – Helen Humphreys
  • Chez Piggy – Alan Doyle
  • Clinton Dentistry – Steven Heighton
  • Justin Connidis and Julia McArthur – Merilyn Simonds
  • Tim and Christine Everdell – Craig Davidson
  • Global Book Club – Sarah Tsiang
  • Virginia Gordon and Lynne Kenny – Alison Pick
  • Mary Ann Higgs – Linden MacIntyre
  • Shelley King – S.K. Ali
  • Jo-Anne Lachapelle-Beyak – Anna Porter
  • Patricia MacKay – Ben McNally
  • Diane and Gordon Marantz – Doug Saunders
  • Brian and Huw Osborne – Pierre-Luc Landry
  • Stephen Page in memory of Joanne Page – Jennifer LoveGrove
  • Reading Between the Wines Book Club – Kyo Maclear
  • Reiders Book Club – Patricia Henderson
  • Beth Robinson and Nancy P. Young – Kathleen Winter
  • Ryder-Burbidge Hurley Foster – Carol Off, Lee Maracle
  • Jeanie Sawyer and Dan Corbett – Lawrence Scanlan
  • Jeanie Sawyer – Eva Stachniak
  • Lawrence Scanlan – Linda Spalding
  • Mike Scrannage and Karen Charlton – Cecily Ross
  • Merilyn Simonds – Leanne Lieberman
  • St. Lawrence College Student Association – Terry O’Reilly
  • George Thomson – Charlotte Gray
  • Harriet Waterman – Brent Preston

2016-2017 BookLover Donor

Would you like to support Kingston WritersFest? Find out how you can become a BookLover Donor.

Opus Donor: $1,000+

James Brown & Joan Lee
Novel Idea
Penguin Random House Canada
Mike Scrannage & Karen Charlton
Jennifer Surridge
George Thomson

Classic Donor: $500-$999
Anonymous A,B, and C
Jan Allen
B’nai Brith Kingston
Maxine Bowen
Judith Brown
Michelle Casey
Neill & Andrea Iscoe
Katherine Manley
John Fisher & Eva Toth
Homestead Land Holdings
Michael & Penny Robinson
Gini Rosen
Cécyle Trépanier
Susan Shaw & Beare Weatherup

Sonnet Donor: up to $499
Doriana Bisegna
Jennifer Burbidge
Mary & Peter Carlson
Donald & Catherine Carter
Ian Gemmill
Gayle Johnson
Chris Knapper
Alison Li
Barbara Love
Paul Mackenzie
Ellen McKeough
Lindsay Morgan
Pam Mundell Financial Planning
Peter Owens
Vicki Schmolka
LaVerne Russell
Gillian & Stanley Sadinsky
Elizabeth Solomon
Susan Thorne
Cherrilyn Yalin
Dr Daniel Woolf & Julie Gordon-Woolf

2017 Gifts In Kind Sponsors

2017 Hospitality Sponsors