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   ♦  Reelout Arts Project

2020 Author Patrons

Would you like to support Kingston WritersFest in a very personal way? Find out how you can become a 2020 Author Patron.

Sara Arrowsmith | Robyn Doolittle
Ian Arthur | Torbjørn Ekelund
Doriana Bisegna | Marianne Boucher
Judith Brown | Desmond Cole
Blurred Words Book Club | Ben Charland, Aislinn Hunter
Book Clubs Uniter | Danielle Younge-Ullman
Florence Campbell | Anita Jack-Davies
Chez Piggy and Pan Chancho Bakery | Catherine Bush
Alison & Candice Clark | Gwen Benaway
Chris Everdell | Annabel Lyon
Virginia Gordon & Lynne Kenny | Jeff Rubin
Mary Ann Higgs | Darrell Bricker
Steve Iscoe & Jan Walter | Thomas Homer-Dixon
Jo-Anne Lachapelle-Beyak | Ben McNally

Patricia MacKay & Gillian Graham | Joan Thomas, Jane Urquhart
David O’Toole & Julie Leclerc | Tessa McWatt
Ann-Maureen & Peter Owens | Carol Off
Steve Page in honour of Joanne Page | Sadiqa de Meijer
Rider Burbidge Hurley Foster | John Stackhouse
Michael Robinson | Linwood Barclay
Mark Siemons, Altair Electronics | Helen Humphreys
George Thomson | Thomas King
Toonie Book Club | Shani Mootoo
Wintergreen Studios (with funding from the McArthur Connidis Art Fund) | Steve Heighton, Lorna Crozier

2019-2020 BookLover Donors

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

Opus Donor: $1,000+
Mayvis Goranson
Maureen Lascelles
Novel Idea
Penguin Random House Canada
Michael & Penny Robinson
Jennifer Surridge

Classic Donor: $500-$999
Sandra Baxter in memory of Lina Benotto
B’nai Brith Kingston
Maxine + Mike Bowen
Kingston Commerce Centre
Julie Leclerc

Sonnet Donor: $50 to $499

Anonymous
Kathy Baer
Marilyn Banting
Deborah Barrett, in honour of Jan Walter
Ellie Barton
Jean Rae Baxter
William Beck
Paul Bennett
Sheila Billings
Christa Bisanz
Doriana Bisegna
Eugene Black
Suzanne Bodner
Jane Boulden
Mary Burbidge
Michele Bussieres
Janet Bryant
Mary Burbidge
Mary Carlson
Florence Campbell
Pennie Carr-Harris
Lizette Chalk
Marianne Clipsham
Kristine Connidis in Memory of Andrew J. Connidis
Patricia Coroy
Stephanie Dickey
Margaret Dickson
Catherine Dowell
Linda Elderkin
Chris Everdell
Susie Everding
Marlyn Fairley
Sue Faris
Mara Fioramanti
Frances Flett
Rae-Ann Freeman
Lorna Gallis
Patricia Glancey
Paul Gooch
Laurie Gordon
Catherine Gourdier in memory of Neta Gourdier
Susan Greaves
Virginia Grinevitch
Melanie Harris
Mary Higginson
Susan Honeyman
Linda Huffman
Steve Iscoe
Donna Johnson
Gayle Johnson
Jane Johnston
Nancy Jones
Jane Kitchen
Richard Kizell

Marilyn LaRose-Edwards
Julie Leclerc
Barb Linds
Barbara Love
Rebecca Luce-Kapler
Judith MacDonald
Katherine Manley in memory of Bea Anhalt
Kathryn McConnell
Juliann McDonell
Elizabeth McKee
Chloe McLellan
Peter Milliken
Gonny Moncur
Christine Montgomery
Elspeth Morgan
Lindsay Morgan
Adele Morley
Michael O’Neil
David O’Toole
Christine Overall
Susan Overvelde
Ann-Maureen Owens
Julie Parker
Joe Pater
Patricia Peppin
Catherine Purcell
Susie Rance
Judy Ravitz
Stephanie Raeburn-Gibson
Read and Red Book Club
Lyn Robinson
Lise Rochefort
Eleanor Rogers
Elinor Rush
LaVerne Russell
Kathleen Rust
Gillian Sadinsky
Susan Sanderson
Cheryl Skinner
Deborah Slais
Karina Stickle
Susan Taylor
Mari Teitelbaum
Cheryl Trescher
Cécyle Trépanier
Charlotte Turnbull
Nancy Valdez
Virginia Wakeford
Susan Walkinshaw
Jan Walter
Patricia Ward
Harriet Waterman
Shayna Watson
David Williams
Erica Wyncoll + Thomas Kerr
Cherrilyn Yalin

Gifts In Kind Sponsors