Thank you to our generous Community Partners, Arts Partners, Author Patrons, BookLover Donors, 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

2018 Author Patrons

Would you like to support Kingston WritersFest in a very personal way? Find out how you can become a 2018 Author Patron.

  • Ali Afzal, Curry Original – Naben Ruthnum
  • Altair Electronics
  • Anonymous –
  • Sarah Arrowsmith and Joel Yearsley –
  • Billyann Balay –
  • Blurred Words Book Club –
  • Book Clubs United –
  • Florence Campbell –
  • Chez Piggy
  • Alison and Candice Clark –
  • Clinton Dentistry –
  • Justin Connidis and Julia McArthur –
  • Tim and Christine Everdell, Quarry Medical Pharmacy
  • Global Book Club –
  • Virginia Gordon and Lynne Kenny –
  • Mary Ann Higgs – Michael Barclay
  • Judith Irwin and Richard Henriksen –
  • Susan, Rosemary and Caroline Jellinck – Merilyn Simonds
  • Shelley King – S.K. Ali
  • Kingston Writers Refugee Committee – Tima Kurdi
  • Jo-Anne Lachapelle-Beyak –
  • Maureen Lascelles, Susan Olding, and Colleen Pellatt –
  • Laurie Lewis –
  • Limestone City Dental
  • Catharine Lyons-King and Ian Coutts –
  • Patricia MacKay –
  • Diane and Gordon Marantz –
  • Brian and Huw Osborne –
  • Stephen Page in memory of Joanne Page 
  • Queen’s University Archives – Helen Humphreys
  • Reading Between the Wines Book Club –
  • Reiders Book Club – Iain Reid
  • Beth Robinson and Nancy P. Young –
  • Gini Rosen –
  • Ryder-Burbidge Hurley Foster –
  • Jeanie Sawyer and Dan Corbett –
  • Jeanie Sawyer –
  • Lawrence Scanlan –
  • Mike Scrannage and Karen Charlton – Wayne Grady
  • Susan Shaw and Beare Weatherup –
  • Merilyn Simonds –
  • St. Lawrence College Student Association
  • George Thomson –
  • Harriet Waterman –
  • Willow Family Physicians –

2017-2018 BookLover Donors

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

Opus Donor: $1,000+

Jay and Toby Abramsky
Amplify Communications
Kawartha Credit Union
Novel Idea
Penguin Random House Canada
Michael & Penny Robinson
Jennifer Surridge

Classic Donor: $500-$999
Anonymous
Craig Anderson
B’nai Brith Kingston
Maxine Bowen
Elaine Davies
Sadaf Ghoreshy
Gillian Graham, in honour of Patricia MacKay
Homestead Land Holdings
Kingston Commerce Inc.
Bill Penner

Sonnet Donor: up to $499
Anonymous
Judith Brown
Mary & Peter Carlson
Jody Cameron
Donald & Catherine Carter
Mike Condra
Patricia Coroly
Frances Flett
Terese Gillis
Lucille Groll
Jean Hafner
Joanne Hoftzyer
Neill and Andrea Iscoe
Gayle Johnson
Chris Knapper
Maureen Lascelles
Julie LeClerc
Alison Li
Barbara Love
Paul Mackenzie
Katherine Manley
Ellen McKeough
Peter Milliken
Lindsay Morgan
Pam Mundell Financial Planning
Peter Owens
Elinor Rush
LaVerne Russell
Gillian & Stanley Sadinsky
Jeanie Sawyer
Martha Scheinman
Susan Thorne
Cécyle Trépanier
Virginia Wakeford
Donna Warder
Cherrilyn Yalin

2017 Gifts In Kind Sponsors

2017 Hospitality Sponsors