Our Supporters

FREE EXPRESSION MATTERS

The following individuals and organizations have shown their commitment to freedom of expression by supporting PEN Canada from April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014. We applaud them for championing a world in which writers are free to writer, readers are free to read, and freedom of expression prevails.

PATRONS

Honorary Patron
Margaret Atwood
Louise Dennys
John Ralston Saul

Platinum Patrons ($10,000+)
George and Martha Butterfield

Gold Patrons ($5,000 – 9,999)
Frances Connelly
Janne Duncan
The Hon. William and Catherine Graham
John Honderich
Yann Martel
Florence Minz
Rochelle Rubinstein

Silver Patrons ($2,500 – 4,999)
Linwood and Neetha Barclay
Grant and Alice Burton
Howitt/Dunbar Foundation
Alisha Kaplan
Stronach Group

Patrons ($1,000 – 2,499)
Miki Andrejevic
Michael and Sara Angel
Rick Feldman and Rick Archbold
Linwood and Neetha Barclay
Michael Barnstijn
Bennett Family Foundation
Scotia Bhattacharya
Walter M. and Lisa Balfour Bowen
Randy and Anna Boyagoda
James Lahey and Pym Buitenhuis
Hank Bulmash
Grant and Alice Burton
Anton Helman and Sasha Chapman
The Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson
John Clinton
John Honderich
Anthony Hyde
Andrew Cohen
Albert Cummings
Michael and Honor de Pencier
Frans and Gini Donker
Charles Foran
John Fraser
George Galt
George Anderson and Charlotte Gray Foundation
Hank Intven & Lyndsay Green
Franklyn Griffiths
Anthony Jeffery
Naomi Klein
Diana Kuprel
Jennifer Lanthier
Rita Leistner
Louise MacCallum
Bruce MacDougall
Margaret MacMillan
Dianna Symonds and Ken McCarter
Clair Balfour & Marci McDonald
Stuart McLean
Rohinton and Freny Mistry
Norman & Margaret Jewison Foundation
Sir Christopher Ondaatje
Jack Rabinovitch
Roberta Rich
Florence Richler
Clayton Ruby
John Ralston Saul
Michael Kedar and Eva Seidner
Isadore Sharp
Haroon Siddiqui
Gail Singer
Philip Slayton
Bruce Walsh
Ronald Wright

BMO Financial Group
 
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Simon and Schuster Canada
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BMO Financial Group
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Hal Jackman Foundation
McLean Clinic for Plastic Surgery
Norton Rose
Jim Ryce Logo

Porter White on Blue

 Walrus magazine

Granting agencies
Canada Council for the Arts

Ontario Arts Council

Corporate Partners
Diamond Partners ($50 000+)
Bank of Montreal

Platinum Partners ($25 000 – $49 999)
Royal Bank of Canada

Gold Partners ($15 000 – $24 999)
McLean Clinic for Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery

Bronze Partners ($1000 – $9 999)
HarperCollins Publishers Ltd.
Penguin Group Canada
Simon & Schuster Canada

Granting Agencies
Hal Jackman Foundation (Ideas in Dialogue Series Sponsor)
Ontario Arts Council

Programming Partners
Art Gallery of Ontario
Hot Docs
International Human Rights Program, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto
International Issues Discussion series, Ryerson University
Royal Ontario Museum
Spur Festival
Toronto Public Library

In Kind
Katrina Afonso
Authors at Harbourfront Centre
Cava, Chris McDonald
The Cheese Boutique
The Design Firm, Luke Despatie
Peru Dyer
Flash Reproductions
Globe and Mail
Graham Roumieu
Adrian Hales
The Hill Times and Embassy Newspapers
Jim Ryce Design and Direction Inc.
Literary Review of Canada
Gilda Monreal
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Krist Papas
Porter Airlines
Radisson Admiral Hotel – Toronto Harbourfront
Soapbox Design Communications Inc.
Stratus Wines, Charles Baker
Chris Thomaidis
The Walrus

DONORS
Individuals, organizations, and foundations who have donated $25-999 in fiscal year 2013-14.

Elizabeth Abbott (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Irene Adams
Phyllis Angel
Anonymous
Gladys Ascah
Amanda Barclay
William   Beauvais
Paulette  Bourgeois (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Bridgette Brown
Kathleen Bull
Ellen Campbell
CHIMP: Charitable Impact Foundation
Rob Degoeij
Margaret Dover (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Helen Duclos
Catherine Dunphy (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
East York Scarborough Reading Association
English Literature Society Of Carleton University
Claire Fainer (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Kevin Flynn
Gail Hannan
Isuri Herath
Robert Holton
Kent Hornby
Robin Kirk (in honour of Alan Cumyn)
Kristin Knowles
Diana Kuprel
Eva Kushner
Eva Ligeti (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Allison Mackay (in honour of Beth, Topher, and Ivy)
Marianne McInnes (in memory of Andrea Mudry)
Ian McNeil
Harriet Morris (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Adrienne Mueller
Julie Murray
Kathryn   Nogue
Iris Nowell (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Ingrid Peritz
Karuna Pham
Nina Picton (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Georgia Quartaro
Martha Royea
Kim Sedgwick
Anita Shir-Jacob (in honour of Mary Ann Duffy, Sherrill Cheda, and Michael Crummey)
Sherry Simon
Georgina Steinsky-Schwartz
Tanny Subia (in honour of Alan Cumyn)
Merna Summers
Nancy Vernon Kelly
Edward Weinberg
Cecile WilsonRichard Wolfe

Members & Supporters
Elizabeth Abbott
Mark Abley
Mary Adachi
Philip Adams
Rebekkah Adams
Jeffrey Allan
Peter and Jocelyn Allen
Tom Allen
Paul Almond
Salima Amin
Jason Anderson
Lisa Anderson-Reeves
Anneli Andre-Barrett
Marianne Andres
George Anthony
Beth Appeldoorn
Linda Arbour
Parisa Soleymanzadeh Ardebili
Kandice Ardiel
Sally Armstrong
Wayne Arthurson
Catherine Astolfo
Eugene Atleo
Thinza Aye
Lloyd Axworthy
Todd Babiak
Jacob Bachinger
Richard Bachman
Jonathan Ball
Amy Ballon
William   Barker
Darlene   Barry Quaife
Jim Bartley
Margo Bates
Nancy Bauer
Raymond Beauchemin
Pauline Le Bel
Stewart Bell
Jonathan Bennett
Paul Bennett
Steven Benstead
Tamara Bernstein
Michelle Berry
David Bezmozgis
Gloria Bishop
Ted Bishop
Carol Bishop-Gwyn
Neil Bissoondath
Becky Blake
Graeme  Blake
Jared Bland
Stephanie Bolster
Kenneth  Bonert
Roo Borson
Bryan Borzykowski
Marian Botsford Fraser
Danielle  Botterell
Lisa Bourgault
Paulette  Bourgeois
Jane Bow
Lynne Bowen
Kate Braid
Brian Brett
Maureen Brosnahan
Ian Brown
William Bryant
Renata Bubelis
Mary Burns
Jeff Bursey
Catherine Bush
Linda Butcher
Michael  Butler
Brian Caines
Joyce Caines
Carolyn Camilleri
Lucie Carignan
Lisa Carter
Claudia Casper
Marjorie Celona
Anthony Chalk
Anton Helman and Sasha    Chapman
David Chariandy
Beverley Chernos
Kevin Chong
Wayson  Choy
Michael  Christie
Johanne  Clare
Blaise Clarkson
Rebecca  Clements
Devon Code
Trevor Cole
Kasey Coholan
Karen Connelly
Michael  Cord
Brenda Cossman
Jack Costello
Susan Coyne
Jim Creskey
Connie Crosby
Lorna Crozier
Alan Cumyn
Hilary Cunningham
Peter Darbyshire
Peter Dash
Jack David
Gwen Davies
Rita Davies
Ryan Day
Jennifer de Alwis
Marq de Villiers
Teri Degler
Steven Delong
Carol Devine
Helen Di Tommaso
Ross Dickson
JoAnn Dionne
Tamas Dobozy
Jeramy Dodds
Douglas  Donegani
Mary Alice Downie
Sharon Drache
Randi Druzin
Norma Dvorsky
Amatoritsero Ede
Helen Edwards
John Eerkes-Medrano
Peter and Jacqueline Elton
Sarah Elton
Marina Endicott
Shirley Enns
Elka Ruth Enola
Susan Evans Shaw
Sheila Fairley
Terry Fallis
Vanessa Farnsworth
Thelma Fayle
Trevor Ferguson
Robert Finley
Cynthia Flood
Judith Flynn
Judy Fong Bates
Catherine Ford
Allison Forsythe
Peter Foster
Brian Francis
Arthur Frank
Keath Fraser
Larry French
Suzanne French
Mark Frutkin
Gale Zoë Garnett
Elissa Gallander
Lianne George
Anne Giardini
Camilla Gibb
Rick Gibbs
Douglas  Gibson
Carol Goar
Murray Glow
Aaron Goodman
Alison Gordon
Catherine Gordon
Branko Gorjup
Martha Gould
Ron Graham
Stephen  Grant
Eva Green
Lyndsay  Green
Elizabeth Greene
Barry Grills
Michael  Groden
Linda Gustafson
Celia Haig-Brown
Michael  Hale
Phil Hall
Gerald Hallowell
Ian Hamilton
Marjorie Harris
Merle Harris
Elizabeth Hay
Michael  Healey
Ensafali   Hedayat
Dorris Heffron
Steven Heighton
Michael  Helm
Lee Henderson
Mathew Henderson
Gary Heyde
Katherinn Hidalgo
Kate Hilton
Ava Homa
Christopher Hope
Mechtild Hoppenrath
Lisa Horrocks
Michael  Hough
Barb Howard
Blanche   Howard
Louisa Howerow
Isabel Huggan
Alrick Huebner
Margaret Anne Hume
Aislinn Hunter
Valerie Hussey
Linda Hutsell-Manning
Michael  Ignatieff
Frances Itani
Franke James
Ann Jamieson
Brooke Jamison
Mary Janigan
Christine Jarvis
Anthony Jazokas
Catherine Jeffery
Lawrence Jeffery
Sarah Jennings
Jessica Johnson
Elizabeth Johnston
Jessica Johnston
Martin Jones
Ghada Kandil
Elizabeth Kaplan
Suventhiran Karththikesu
Ali Kazimi
Janet Keeping
Gary Kelly
Lesley Kenny
David Kent
Betty Kershner
Alexis Kienlen
Camie Kim
Anne Kingston
Mark Kingwell
Myrna Kostash
David Koulack
Bill Kowalski
Zachary Kuehner
Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer
Martha Kumsa
Eva Kushner
Marek Kusiba
Alexander Kwiecien
Francois  Lachance
Marlene Lachcik
Liisa Ladouceur
Anita Lahey
Patrick Lane
Diana M. Lariviere
Ruth Larson
Jennifer   Laurent
John LeBlanc
Amy Leask
Keith Leckie
Mary Jo  Leddy
Amanda Leduc
Alexander Leggatt
Sylvia Legris
Mark Leiren-Young
Sara Lee Lewis
Matt Lennox
John Hugh Lent
Ezra Levant
Jerry Levitan
Amanda Lewis
Julia Lin
Jane Lind
Sheryl Loeffler
Jason Logan
Damian Lopes
Gloria Lorenzen
Keir Lowther
Anna Luengo
Derek Lundy
Janet Lunn
Sonya MacDonald
Janet MacInnis
Shane MacInnis
Anne Mackenzie-Rivers
V. MacLeod
Valerie MacMenemey
Michael  Maguire
Cheryl Mahaffy
Maria Maksymiw
Carin Makuz
Kim Maltman
Ruth Mandel
Renu Mandhane
Ronald Manzer
Stephen  Marche
Dave Margoshes
Holland   Marshall
Emile Martel
Heather  Martin
Sandra Martin
Steven Mayoff
Bob McArthur
JoAnn McCaig
Clair Balfour & Marci McDonald
Donna McDougall
Robert McGill
Donald McGorman
Fiona McHugh
Naomi McIlwraith
Dorothy  McIntosh
John McQuaker
Bob McInnis
Hope McIntyre
Ami McKay
Angus McLaren
Kevin McMahon
Susan McMaster
Tessa McWatt
George McWhirter
Mark Medley
Maria Meindl
John Meisel
Adele Mercier
Ann-Marie Metten
Ellen Michelson
John Miller
Stefania Miller
Zoran Minderovic
Salah Mohssein
Kenrick Mose
Elise Moser
Laura Moss
Marc Mullo
Maran Nagarasa
Florence Narine
Marie Natanson
Marina Nemat
Susin Nielsen
Robert Normey
Ayub Nuri
Ron Nurwisah
Peter O’Brien
David O’Meara
Nancy Oldfield
Catherine Olsen
Natalie Onuska
Jana Orac
Jason Orr
Cathy Ostlere
Frances M. Owen
Jon Page
Marion Parsons
Kathleen Pattinson
Rebecca  Pearce
Leta Pedersen
Louise Penny
David Perlmutter
Edward Phillips
Sandra Phinney
Kenneth  Phipps
Leslie Pinder
Steve Pitt
Nicolino Pizzi
Jim Polk
Anna Porter
Pamela Porter
Bernard   Poulin
Michael  Power
Barbara Pulling
Andrew   Pyper
Arlene Perly Rae
Bob Rae
Kelly Rankin
Senthilnathan Ratnasabapathy
Corey Redekop
Magdalene Redekop
Gilbert Reid
Philip Resnick
Roya Rezaee
Bruce Rhodes
Nino Ricci
Siobhan Rich
Tanis Rideout
Joanne Ritchie
Laura Rock
Renee Rodin
Denise Roig
Ingrid Rose
Rebecca  Rosenblum
Gabriel Safdie
Judie Sahadeo
Sonia Saikaley
Maitham Salman
Devyani  Saltzman
Barbara Samuels
Barbara Sapergia
Pete Sarsfield
Candace Savage
Stephen  Scharper
Denise Schon
Alvin Schrader
Anne Seck
John Segsworth
Ellen Seligman
Shyam Selvadurai
Nazila Sharegi-Anvar
Ian Shaw
Jocelyn Shipley
Antanas  Sileika
Ann Silversides
Shauna Singh Baldwin
James and Elaine  Slater
Bobbie Smith
Denis Smith
Lee Smolin
Janet Somerville
Janice Stein
J.J. Steinfeld
Andrew Steinmetz
Bieke Stengos
Ricardo Sternberg
Lauren Stewart
Daniel Stoffman
Susan Stromberg-Stein
Pegeen Stopford
Rosemary Sullivan
Merna Summers
Linda Svendsen
Mark Swartz
Urve Tamberg
Barbara Tangney
Laura Taylor
Meg Taylor
Royston  Tester
Isaac Tetteh
Manjushree Thapa
Tasleem Thawar
Blossom  Thom
Lynn Thomson
Paula Todd
Hung Ton
Becky Toyne
Medeine Tribinevicius
Stephen Trumper
Michael  Trussler
Vernon Turner
Lawrence Uhlin
Rui Umezawa
Pablo Urbanyi
Geoffrey Ursell
John Vaillant
Aritha van Herk
Brenda Vellino
FW vom Scheidt
Nicola Vulpe
Eleanor Wachtel
Andrew Wainwright
Jennifer Walcott
David Waltner-Toews
Karen Walton
Russell Wangersky
Stephen Watt
Alison Wearing
Margaret Webb
Barry Webster
Grace Westcott
Sue Wheeler
Abby Whidden
Brian Whitestone
Laurelyn Whitt
Alana Wilcox
Janice Williamson
Stephanie Wiley
Lana Willocks
Carleton  Wilson
David Wilson
David A. Wilson
Cynthia Wine
Carolyn   Wood
Donna Wootton
Betty Jane Wylie
Lisa Yeung
Hailegabriel Yimer Warie
Paul Young
Christopher Zwick
Jan Zwicky

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