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Our Community of Supporters

ArtStarts in Schools gratefully acknowledges our community of supporters, including individuals, corporate sponsors, foundations and govenment funders who help to ensure that art is an essential part of educating our young people. #artisessential

Your generous support ensures the deliverly of meaningful arts-based programs throughout the province.

Did you know that arts integrated learning helps young people open doors to new ways of seeing the world, new ways of thinking, and new ways of learning. 

*indicates our amazing monthly donors.

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Major Supporters

British Columbia Arts Council
Government of British Columbia
Vancouver Foundation
2010 Legacies Now
BC Social Venture Partners Foundation
Canada Council for the Arts
Department of Canadian Heritage
BC Community Gaming Grants
City of Vancouver

Up to $25,000

Cherniavsky Junior Club for the Performing Arts Society
Columbia Basin Trust through the Columbia Kootenay Cultural Alliance
TELUS Vancouver Community Board
RBC Foundation
Westminster Savings
BPS Wealth Management

Up to $10,000

Manny Padda
Vancity Community Foundation

Up to $5,000

Amyn Nathoo*
James Lepp / Six Hundred Four
Jesse Dodge and Mala Srivatsa
Larry Achtemichuk*
Metro Vancouver Cultural Grants
The Edith Lando Charitable Foundation
The Louis Family

Up to $1,000

Allan Douglas*
EA Outreach Giving Bacl Leslie Shieh*
Khang Nguyen*
Kiky Kambylis*
Mia Lok*
Navida Nuraney*
Telus Employee Charitable Giving
Sam & Patti Gudewill*
Tom Fijal*
Zoée Montpetit/Queer ASL

$101 to $500

Anne Uebbing
Bill Sangha
Birgit Zorzi
Bob Oldfield*
Dawn Quast*
Daniel Duggan Cameron Minty
Christine Ames Christopher Porter
Edwin Yau*
Emily Beam*
Elfred Matining*
Erik Minty
Faina & Boris Sichon*
Fares Boulos*
Fred Minty
Gary Wang*
Gregory Pierce
Hubert Chan
Ian Cromwell
Jay Dilley
John Firkins
John Veltheer
Laura Harries*
Laurie Buckley*
Lucie Wallace*
Luz Alvarado*
Karen Marler
Keri Pierce
Kim The*
Krista Cameron
Libby Hart*
Mary Beam
Mary Blais*
Nellie Sun*
Orane Cheung*
Pavan Thind*
Rekha Pavanantharajah*
Sarah Ellis*
Shiela Carnahan
Simona Martinezguerra*
Stephen Petrucci*
Sukhdev Thind*
Susan Seymour*
Thara Vayali*
The Wawanesa Mutal Insurance Company
Theodora Lamb*
Tina Parbhakar*
Will Stroet*

In Kind

Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
Opus Art Supplies
Raincoast Books
River Market at Westminster Quay
Rosedale on Robson Suite Hotel
Vincent To Photography