Festival Donors

Luminato is grateful for the philanthropic spirit of our community who enabled
Luminato to provide the city and its guests with new perspectives
and challenging ideas, alongside excitement and inspiration.


Ian and Kiki Delaney, C.M.
The Michael Young Family Foundation
Gretchen and Don Ross, O.C.


Alice and Grant Burton
Louise MacCallum and Michael Barnstijn
The Hal Jackman Foundation
Sandra and Jim Pitblado, C.M.
Larry and Judy Tanenbaum and Family



David W. Binet
Richard W. and Donna Ivey
Joan and Jerry Lozinski
Anthony Sargent CBE


Mohammad and Najla Al Zalbak
John and Leanna Bayliss
The Bennett Family Foundation
Kevin and Roger Garland, C.M.
Eva Czigler and Peter Herrndorf, C.C., O.Ont
Lucille and Urban Joseph, O.C
Helen and Don McGillivray


Marilyn and Charles Baillie Family Foundation
Diane Blake and Stephen Smith
Holly Coll-Black and Rupert Duchesne, C.M.
Helen Burstyn, C.M. and Family
Michael Foulkes and Linda Brennan
Rena Bedard and Bill Dillane
The K.M. Hunter Charitable Foundation
Peter Mansbridge, O.C.
The S.M. Blair Family Foundation
Celia Smith


maxine bailey
The late Walter Bowen and Lisa Balfour Bowen
Liz Kohn
The F.K. Morrow Foundation
Edita and Graeme Page


Naomi Campbell
Anne Rawn


Marilyn Caldwell
Jeanette Clark
Susan Coyne
Murray Davie
Andjelija Djuric
Vivien Dzau
Edwin and Therese Gailits
Kevin and Deana Leicht
Rob MacKinnon
Kirsten Moy
Stephen Phillips
Monica Seger
Kaspars Tuters
Anthea Windsor


From the very beginning, donors have been at the heart of Luminato. Among the first to stand behind the Festival were the Founding Luminaries: art patrons and civic builders who share the vision of making Luminato one of the most important annual multi-arts festivals on the world stage. We remain truly grateful to the following individuals and organizations for their generosity.

Mohammad and Najla Al Zaibak*
Kate Alexander Daniels and David Daniels*
Tony and Anne Arrell, C.M.
Salah Bachir, C.M.
Charles Baillie, O.C. and Marilyn Baillie, C.M.*
Avie Bennett, C.C., O.Ont.*
Helen Burstyn, C.M. and David Pecaut, C.M.*
The David and Stacey Cynamon Family Foundation
Joan T. Dea and Lionel F. Conacher*
Ian and Kiki Delaney, C.M.
Cam and Alexandra di Prata
John Donald and Linda Chu*
Gail Drummond and Bob Dorrance
The Duboc Family Foundation*
Lonti Ebers and Bruce Flatt
Margaret Fleck and Jim Fleck, C.C.*
Kevin and Roger Garland, C.M.*
The Ira Gluskin and Maxine Granovsky Gluskin Charitable Foundation
Anthony and Helen Graham*
Jay and Barbara Hennick and Family
Ian Ihnatowycz and Marta Witer
Lucille and Urban Joseph, O.C.*
Patrick and Barbara Keenan, C.M.
Michael and Sonja Koerner, C.M.*
Tiana Koffler Boyman and Marc Boyman

Joan and Jerry Lozinski
Chetan and Clara Mathur*
Judy and Wil Matthews*
Sloan Mauran and Adrian Tauro
Rob and Cheryl McEwen, C.M.*
Joseph Mimran and Kimberley Newport-Mimran
David and Audrey Mirvish, C.M., O.Ont.
Pierre L. Morrissette*
Gordon and Janet Nixon, C.M., O.Ont.
Nancy Pencer
Sandra and Jim Pitblado, C.M.*
Jonas and Lynda Prince*
Richard Rooney and Laura Dinner*
Gary and Donna Slaight*
Geoff and Megan Smith
Howard Sokolowski, O.Ont. and Senator Linda Frum*
Marisa and Edward Sorbara*
Larry and Judy Tanenbaum, O.C.*
Eli and Philip Taylor
The Roy Thomson Family
Taylor Thomson
John and Elizabeth Tory Q.C.
The Hon. Hilary M. Weston, C.M., C.V.O, O.Ont and W. Galen Weston, O.C., C.V.O, O.Ont
Robin and David Young*

BMO Financial Group
Dancap Productions Inc.
Falls Management Company
Ivey Foundation
MacLaren McCann
Manulife Financial
St. Joseph Communications
Tourism Toronto

* These visionary donors supported Luminato before its inaugural season.