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Donor Recognition

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Programs are possible with the generous support of foundations, faith-based organizations, unions, community groups and thousands of individual supporters across Canada.

We acknowledge the generous support of the following donors who have contributed to our program during our 2015/2016 fiscal years:

Government

  • Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development Canada (DFATD)
  • Global Affairs Canada

Major Organizational Donors

  • Basilian Fathers Human Development Fund
  • Campbell Webster Foundation Inc.
  • Canadian Union of Public Employees (CSU Ontario Solidarity Fund)
  • Cobourg Collegiate Institute
  • Community Initiatives Program/Alberta Culture and Tourism
  • Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario
  • Elinor Gill Ratcliffe C.M., O.N. L., LLD (hc)
  • Kingston Central America Solidarity Committee
  • Lizianthus Trust
  • Luke Four Foundation
  • Les Soeurs de la Congregation ee Notre-Dame
  • Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association
  • Ontario Secondary School Teachers' Federation
  • Ontario Teachers' Federation
  • Roncalli International Foundation
  • Rotary Club of Cobourg
  • Scotsburn Cooperative Services Ltd.
  • Sisters of Charity - Halifax
  • Sisters of Charity of Immaculate Conception - NB
  • Sisters of Providence of St. Vincent de Paul
  • Sisters of St. Joseph of Canada
  • Sisters of St. Joseph of Toronto
  • Sisters of St. Martha – Antigonish
  • The Daly Foundation
  • The Peterborough K.M. Hunter Charitable Foundation
  • The Pindoff Family Charitable Foundation
  • United Food and Commercial Workers Canada (UFCW)
  • Ursuline Religious of the Diocese of London in Ontario
  • Women's Inter-Church Council of Canada

Partners in Development

  • Ontario Public Service Employees Union (OPSEU) Social Justice Fund
  • Scarboro Foreign Missions
  • SHARE Agriculture Foundation
  • Steelworkers Humanity Fund
  • Unifor Social Justice Fund

 Lifetime Giving Circles                                              

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“Bak'tun” (Lifetime donations over $144,000)

Anonymous – one individual donor                                     

[Katun Symbol]                                              

10 Katun (over $76,000)                                             

Agnes Faraci

David Morrison & Alena Heitlinger

Audrey Kenny/ Lievre Valley Investments

Charles & Judith Van Duren                                    

                                               

5 Katun (over $38,000)                                 

Reverend Tim Coughlan

Corliss Finlayson & Vince Caccamo

W. Paul Loofs

James & Barbara Hill

Linda Seppanen

Glen Colborne Fund/Toronto Community Foundation

James Clarke                        

                                               

4 Katun (over $30,400)                       

Dr. Henry Becker

Ruth & Stephen Crafts

Greg & Ann Hancock

Peter & Frances Money

Maureen Rutherford

Helen Shurson

Maurice Walsh

Peter Webb

                                          

3 Katun (over $22,800)                                  

Albert & Betty Dennis

Estate of Christine Stewart

John B. Duffy

Theresa Johnson

Doug Latham

John Leduc

John Low

Madeline Lunney

Allan McCracken

William and Shirley Moebus

Susan Murdock

Sergio Quesada & Patricia Rebolledo

Linda & Alan Slavin

Catherine & John Wenuk

Murray and Penny Young                                            

                                              

2 Katun (over $15,200)                              

Oben & Aldona Arsenault

William Barnett

Beverley Burke & Rick Arnold

Anne & Peter Burbidge

Paul Caldwell

Fran Campbell

Dr. Nancy Carpenter

Jacalyn Duffin

Denis Garand

Patricia Green

Audrey Hawkshaw

Donald Haworth

Catherine Mitchell-Bailey

Dan & Jean Murphy

Roger Nelson & Betty Ann Rose

Sandy Hill Construction

Evelyn & Paul Gervan

Bruce A. Weber

Gladys Whitton

Ronald Wright

1 Katun (over $7,600)                                  

Margaret & Richard Abbott

Kathleen Ashford

Fatoumata Bah

Margaret Baily

Mr. & Mrs. Brendan Barnet

Terry & Rita Bell

Derek & Blackadder & Geri Sheedy

Dianne Borg

G. Brackenbury

George Bradley

Doreen Brassier

Michael Brennan

Marilyn Brunner

Marlene & Peter Burke

Colin Campbell

Rick & Diane Campbell

Dr. Robert & Susan Clinton

Bernadette M. Condon

Mary Thelma Cook

Fred Courtney

J. Ed Currie

Isabel Curtin

Alceo De Anna

Dr. Carolyn De Coster

John De Hoog

Margaret & Murray Dillon

Sandra Dugan

Camilla Duggan

Richard Dunstan

Helmut and Janet Enns

Elisabeth Fulda Orsten Family Fund/ Investor Group/Strategic Charitable Giving Foundation

Kent Fee

Donald Ferguson

Charlie Fillmore

Deidre Finnan

Anne Fischer

Kathleen Fraser

Nancy Fraser

Antonia Freeman

Frances Gage

Mr. & Mrs. John Gaither

Patricia Gassien

Leonard Godin

D. & J. Goodeill

Ross Gordon

William Gorsline

Douglas Graeb

Maria del Carmen Guevara

Lise Handfield

Lois Hare

Shirley Herron

Eleanor Horrigan

Margaret & Ian Hughes

Mary Johnson

Diane Jones

Investors Group Matching Gift Program

Ilona Kaltenhauser

Joan Kelly

Dr. Sidney Kennedy

L. J. Klump & Family

Mr. & Mrs. G. W. Kors

Kromer Radio Ltd.

Margaret Ann Lamb

Karen D. Lunde

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph MacCool

Sandra MacCoubrey

Marianne R. MacKenzie

Jean Major

Robert Malcolmson

Giuseppe Manno

Daniel McCarthy

Gordon McDiarmid & Barbara Perry

Laurel McKirdy

Kenneth McPherson

John & Anne Mitchell

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Moore

Charles & Rose Moser

Bruce Lazerte & Gertrud Nurnberg

David Mullan

Mary-Catherine O'Brien

Maureen O'Shea

Margaret Palmer

Leslie Pawsey

Leo Joseph and Helene Pelletier

Peter Platenius

Barbara Ponomareff

Barbara Pratt

A.R. (Tony) Pulla

John & Janet Purcell

Sherry Purcell

Mr. & Mrs. Frank & Dorothy Quinn

Elinor Ratcliffe

Mr. & Mrs. Ronald Reid

Mary Lou Richard

Joseph & Pat Roddy

Mark Rooney

Sandra Rutenberg

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Schlupp

Klaus & Margaret  Schroeder

Antonia Seguin

Dr. Robert & Nora Sheppard

Reg Smith

John Stewart

Mary Stienburg

P. J. Swalwell

James Tait

Tom Thomas

Margaret Ellen Thomson

W.E. Tiernay

David Walsh

Gordon & Mary Jo Watt

Nicola Westarp

Kevin & Nancy Whaley

Chris Whynot & Colleen Abeles

Peter & Maureen Wilcox

Nicole Wilson

Robert L. Wilson

Evelyn & Horst Wittmann

Janet Wong

Mr. & Mrs. J. Douglas Woods

Mark & Anne Wright-Gedcke

Ed Wynands

Gordon & Bev Young

Events – Major Sponsor

  • Burnham Family Farm Market
  • Chez Piggy Restaurant Ltd.
  • Cobourg Tax and Accounting
  • Dr. Anna Tucka Family & Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Furby House
  • Kingston Whig-Standard
  • Limestone Creamery
  • Lynch Rutherford Tozer
  • New Classical103.1 FM
  • Northumberland TODAY
  • Novel Idea
  • Pan Chancho Bakery & Restaurant
  • Patrick Houlihan, RBC Dominion Securities
  • Scotia Wealth Management
  • Trinity College School
  • Unitrak Corporation
  • Watsons Drugs Inc.

 

Many thanks to the following Canadian writers and musicians for their participation in Writers & Friends:

  • Michael Crummey
  • Farzana Doctor
  • Brian Goldman
  • Ian Hamilton
  • Plum Johnson
  • Giovanni Matamoros
  • Heather O’Neill
  • Kim Thúy