TIFA colour divider

Partners and Patrons

Thank you to our Patrons for your generous support.

Donors and Foundations $10k and above

Marilyn And Charles Baillie Family Foundation
Gail and Mark Appel
Beth Nowers and Jack Curtin
The Bennett Family Foundation

Donors $5k and above

Harriet Lewis and Eldon Bennett
Andrew and Valerie Pringle

Foundations and Patron +

Alexandra Ross and Brett Dunk
Alexandra and Camillo di Prata
Butterfield Family Foundation
Subak Family Foundation

Patron Foundation

Henry White Kinnear Foundation


Suzanne Brais
Marah Braye
Mary Campbell
Ayesha and Rejoy Chatterjee
Terry Chisholm
Theresa Cosgrove
Rupert Duchesne and Holly Coll-Black
Shagorika Easwar and Easwar Gopalasamudram
Christopher Field
Jane Griesdorf
Nancy and Richard Hamm
Robert and Patricia Lord
Louise MacCallum
Michele Maheux
Jane Monaghan
Lindy Pratch
Timothy and Frances Price
Ceta Ramkhalawansingh
Christine and Peter Schmidt
David Staines
Nalini and Timothy Stewart
Sybil Wlkinson
Shelagh And David Wilson Fund

We gratefully acknowledge the support of the following organizations and individuals:

MOTIVE Festival Presented by:

Kobo Plus Read logo with All-you-can-read ebooks on any device tagline

Major Partners

Canadian Heritage Canada Wordmark logo
Canada Council for the Arts logo
Government of Ontario logl
Toronto Arts Council Logo
Ontario Arts Council
Harbourfront centre logo

International Sponsor

Icelandair Logo

Official Booksellers

Hotel Partner

Rakuten Kobo logo
Indigo Logo
The Westin Harbour Castle Toronto Logo

Programming Partners

Crime Writers of Canada logo
PIF - Provocation Ideas Festival logo

Special Thanks

HarperCollins Canada logo
Culture Ireland logo
Danish Arts Foundation logo
Basque Culture logo
FILI - Finnish Literature Exchange
Goethe Institut logo
Icelandic Literature Center
Istituto Italiano di Cultura Toronto logo
NORLA logo
Scottish Books International
Swedish Arts Council logo

International Visitors (IV) Programme Committee

Carolyn Forde (Chair), Jennifer Ball, Emily Ferko, Scott Fraser, Maria Golikova, Roland Gulliver, Jennifer Lambert, Joe Lee, Hazel Millar, Jay MillAr, Eirini Moschaki, Christine Saratsiotis, Synora Van Drine, Dan Wells and Janie Yoon.

Screenshot of Partners and Patrons page with major Festival sponsors shown.
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap