Make a donation to the Al Purdy A-frame Association and help support a new generation of emerging Canadian writers.

We gratefully acknowledge donations from the following individuals and organizations:

Diamond Donor

Glasswaters Foundation

Platinum Donors

Avie Bennett
George Galt
Good Foundation
Metcalf Foundation
Rosemary Tannock
Yosef Wosk

Gold Donors

Margaret Atwood
Michael Audain
Suzanne Bolton & Jeff Mooney
Chawkers Foundation
Leonard Cohen
Houser Henry & Syron
Brian D. Johnson
Scott Reid

Silver Donors

Tom and Helen Galt
Harbour Publishing
The Scott Griffin Foundation
David Helwig
In honor of Katherine Leyton, the inaugural writer-in-residence
McClelland & Stewart, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada
TD Bank Group
In loving memory of David Toth

Bronze Donors

David Bentley
Kent Bowman
Raymond Brassard
Brendan Calder
Cottage Life Magazine
Beatrice Fischer
Friends of East Lake
George Goodwin
House of Anansi Press
Afra Kavanagh
Donna Kerbel
Ben Ladouceur
David Leith
Yann Martel
David Mason
McLean Smits Family Foundation
Leslie Monkman
Eurithe Purdy
Elizabeth Randell
John Reeves
Sam Solecki
Alan Stein
Clive Thompson
University of Calgary English Department
Written Word Committee of the Prince Edward County Arts Council

A-frame Angels

Allan Aitken
Angel House Press
Anvil Press
Aqua Books, Winnipeg
Architectural Conservancy of Ontario—Quinte Region Branch
Arsenal Pulp Press
James Arthur
John Ayre
Laurie Atkin
Banff Centre
Ken Babstock
Mary Bailey
Chris Banks
Hugh Barclay
Barley Days Brewery
John Bartob
Doug Beardsley
Thomas Berger
Patricia Bertozzi
Dave Bidini
Bidiniband
The Billie Hollies
Gloria Bishop
Anthony Black
Jake Blackwood
Bonibrae Daylillies & Hostas
Book Warehouse
Beret Borsos
Dan Bowditch
George Bowering
Stephen Bowman
Carolyn Boyce
Alison Braid
Kate Braid
Angela Bradfield
Nicholas Bradle
Susan Brannigan-Rampp
Jean Brathwaite
John Brathwaite
Brian Brett
Ingrid Bron
Helen Bronskill
Reginald Bronskill
Colin Browne
Andrew Bryant
Rob Budde
Nancy Bullis
Hamish Cameron
Dave Carley
CBC Books
Scott Cecchin
Colin Chaplin
Stephen Chen
George Elliott Clarke
Coach House Books
Tony Coleman
Patricia Commins
Connons Nurseries
Judith Coombe
County Arborists
County Cider Company & Estate Winery
Dina Cox
Terrance Cox
In Memory of Terrance Cox
Brad Cran
Linda Crosfield
Michael Crummey
Kayla Czaga
M. Daub
Sharon David
Diane Dawber
Brian Dedora
John Degen
Charles Demers
In Memory of Michael Dennis
In Memory of Giorgio Di Cicco
Antony Di Nardo
Carol Dilworth
Emma Dobell
John Donlan
Gord Downie
Stan Dragland
Dragonfly Design
Stell Ducker
Marilyn Dumont
Susan Duncan
Miranda Durka
Adrienne Eiser
Ray Ellenwood
Daniel Elza
Everett English
Blaise Enright
Michael Enright
David Eso
Factoria Films
Tim Falconer
Roberta Ferrence
Scott Feschuk
Joe Fiorito
John and Sharie Ford
Chris Fraser
Keath Fraser
Elyse Friedman
Friesens Printers
Warren Dean Fulton
Chris Funk
Kathleen Gadd
Alex Gagliano
Vera Gajdicar
Henri Garand
Gary Geddes
Jeff George
Evan Georgiades
Jane and Doug Gibson
In honour of Doug Gibson
Mary Gielen
Nancy Gillespie
Andrew Glazin
Christopher Goodwin
James Goodwin
William Goodwin
Alison Gordon
Nora Gould
Laurie Graham
Anne Greaves
Barry Grills
Genni Gunn
Heather Haley
Phil Hall
Ian Hanna
Ian Harper
Linda Harris
Maureen Harris
Christianne Hayward
Sholto Hebenton
Steven Heighton
David Helwig
Susan Herrington
Hidden Book Press
Wendy Hilliard
Maria Hindmarch
Cornelia Hoogland
Elizabeth Holmes
Gwen Hoover
Richard Hopkins
Aislinn Hunter
Nancy Huntley
Grace Inglis
Interprovincial Print Group
Anne-Marie Jackson
Marni Jackson
Valerie Jacobs
Ellen Jaffe
Casey Johnson
Robert Johnson
Elizabeth Jones
Linda Jones
J M Kielar
Lisa Kimmel
Paul Kloschinsky
Joy Kogawa House
David Kotin
Leigh Kotsilidis
Kowsar Holding Ltd.
Bob Krieger
Angela Kublik
Irene Ladouceur
Larry Lagowski
Claire Lamont
Jean Lariviere
Cory Lavender
League of Canadian Poets
Ross Leckie
Dennis Lee
Lyne Lennie
Leslie Lester
Kitty Lewis
In Honour of Katherine Leyton
Paul Leyton
Elaine Leiba
Janette Lindley
Michele Lintern-Mole
Eric Lorenzen
Amanda Lowthian
Mary Jane Lucas
Jeanette Lynes
In Honour of Ross Macdonald
Scotty Macdonald
Anne Mackenzie
Eli MacLaren
Elizabeth MacMillan
Colette Maitland
Carol Malyon
Alexandra Manthorpe
In Honour of Alexandra Manthorpe
Judy Mappin
Daphne Marlatt
Johanne Marshall
Michael Marshall
Robert Martens
Sheila Masters
Claire Matthews
Marty Mayne
Seymour Mayne
Heather McArdle
Kathleen McConnell
In Memory of Joel McCormick
S. McCormick
McGill Department of English Students’ Association
Lawrence McKeon
Patricia McKinna
Laura McLeod
Susan McMaster
M. E. McMurphy
Andrew McRae
Elspeth Wishart Menendez
Ann-Marie Metten
Marianne Micros
John Miller
Milton Film Festival
Chris Miner
Maria Sabaye Moghaddam
Elenna Monchesky
Jacob Mooney
William Moore
Pamela Mosher
Erin Moure
Claire and Farley Mowat
Annette Murray
Russ Musgrove
Matthew Nagowski
Briane Nasimok
Marie Newman
Mark Nesbitt
Bill and Peggy New
Susan Newlove
Peter C. Newman
Billeh Nickerson
Nightwood Editions
Carole Nix
Ben O’Brien
Edward O’Connor
David Oliver
Katharine Oliver
David O’Meara
Peter O’Neill
Thomas Onion
Ottawa Writers’ Festival
Aimee Ouellette
Joanne Page
Palimpsest Press
Nicholas Papaxanthos
Duncan Patterson
Danny Peart
Pedlar Press
James Pelmore
Mary Percy
Barry Peterson
Ginger Pharand
Lindi Pierce
Marjorie Phillips
Anne Pick
Gordon Pinsent
Melissa Pitts
Jill Pivnich
Paul Plecash
Anna Plesums
Lewis Poteet
Brooke Pratt
Robert Priest
Paul Quarrington
Meredith Quartermain
Peter Quartermain
Sina Queyras
Ian Rae
James Railton
Michael Rashotte
Carol Rawson
Trevor Raymond
Colleen Reaney
Pamela Reed
Reel to Reel Productions
Carol Reid
Renee Rodin
Allan Rose
Glenna Ross
Stuart Ross
Wendy Roy
Linda Rumpf
Julia Salverson
Pete Sarsfield
Gillian Savigny
Larry Scanlan
Allison Schein
Katherine Sedgwick
Ellen Seligman
SFU English Department
Roan Shankaruk
Rosalie Sharp
Tom Shay
Paul Sheppard
Wednesday Shomody
Merilyn Simonds
Manson Silk
The Skydiggers
Marie Slaight
Susan Slottow
Bryan Smith
Robert Smith
Adam Sol
Karen Solie
Solutions Ink
Spring Pulse Festival
Heather Spears
Brian St. John
St. Joseph Media
David Staines
Margaret Steffler
John Steffler
Susan Stenson
Sarah Stevenson
Elizabeth Strong
Moez Surani
Kara Michelle Sutherland
Barbara Sweet
Talonbooks
Rob Taylor
Vivien Taylor
Susan Teskey
Sharon Thesen
Hugh Thomas
Doug Thompson
Susan Thorne
Lola Tostevin
Eric Toth
David Tovell
Lee Trentadue
Steve Trumper
Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang
Sheila Turcon
Richard Turtle
Lawrence Uhlin
University of Western Ontario
Manfred Urchak
Richard Van Dine
Manon Vennat
Fred Wah
Andrew Wainwright
Ruth Walker
Walrus Magazine
Richard Walt
Tracy Ware
Mark Warrior
Tom Wayman
Adele Weder
Max Weder
Grace Wescott
George Whipple
Howard White
Olive White
Patrick White
Silas White
Wilfred Laurier University
Ian Williams
Molly Wills
Mary Wills
Sheri-D Wilson
Donald Winkler
Tara Wohlberg
Doug Woods
Sandra Woods
Eric Wright
John Vaillant
Vancouver Writers’ Festival
Paul Vermeersch
Carole Zaza
Vicki Ziegler
Paul Zivontsis

Special Thanks to Volunteers and Supporters
In-kind contributions include thousands of manpower hours from local community members (property maintenance, fundraising activities, community outreach and education), national support (organizational support, fundraising, web design, support publications) as well as significant support from Trenton High School faculty and students.

 

Diamond Donor

Glasswaters Foundation

Platinum Donors

Avie Bennett
George Galt
Good Foundation
Metcalf Foundation
Rosemary Tannock

Yosef Wosk

Gold Donors

Margaret Atwood
Michael Audain
Suzanne Bolton & Jeff Mooney
Chawkers Foundation
Leonard Cohen
Houser Henry & Syron
Brian D. Johnson
Scott Reid
Yosef Wosk

Silver Donors

Tom and Helen Galt
Harbour Publishing
The Scott Griffin Foundation
David Helwig
In honor of Katherine Leyton, the inaugural writer-in-residence
McClelland & Stewart, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada
TD Bank Group
In loving memory of David Toth

Bronze Donors

David Bentley
Kent Bowman
Raymond Brassard
Brendan Calder
Cottage Life Magazine
Beatrice Fischer
Friends of East Lake
George Goodwin
House of Anansi Press
Afra Kavanagh
Donna Kerbel
Ben Ladouceur
David Leith
Yann Martel
David Mason
McLean Smits Family Foundation
Leslie Monkman
Eurithe Purdy
Elizabeth Randell
John Reeves
Sam Solecki
Alan Stein
Clive Thompson
University of Calgary English Department
Written Word Committee of the Prince Edward County Arts Council

A-frame Angels

Allan Aitken
Angel House Press
Anvil Press
Aqua Books, Winnipeg
Architectural Conservancy of Ontario—Quinte Region Branch
Arsenal Pulp Press
James Arthur
John Ayre
Laurie Atkin
Banff Centre
Ken Babstock
Mary Bailey
Chris Banks
Hugh Barclay
Barley Days Brewery
John Bartob
Doug Beardsley
Thomas Berger
Patricia Bertozzi
Dave Bidini
Bidiniband
The Billie Hollies
Gloria Bishop
Anthony Black
Jake Blackwood
Bonibrae Daylillies & Hostas
Book Warehouse
Beret Borsos
Dan Bowditch
George Bowering
Stephen Bowman
Carolyn Boyce
Alison Braid
Kate Braid
Angela Bradfield
Nicholas Bradle
Susan Brannigan-Rampp
Jean Brathwaite
John Brathwaite
Brian Brett
Ingrid Bron
Helen Bronskill
Reginald Bronskill
Colin Browne
Andrew Bryant
Rob Budde
Nancy Bullis
Hamish Cameron
Dave Carley
CBC Books
Scott Cecchin
Colin Chaplin
Stephen Chen
George Elliott Clarke
Coach House Books
Tony Coleman
Patricia Commins
Connons Nurseries
Judith Coombe
County Arborists
County Cider Company & Estate Winery
Dina Cox
Terrance Cox
In memory of Terrance Cox
Brad Cran
Linda Crosfield
Michael Crummey
Kayla Czaga
M. Daub
Sharon David
Diane Dawber
Brian Dedora
John Degen
Charles Demers
Antony Di Nardo
Carol Dilworth
Emma Dobell
John Donlan
Gord Downie
Stan Dragland
Dragonfly Design
Stell Ducker
Marilyn Dumont
Susan Duncan
Miranda Durka
Adrienne Eiser
Ray Ellenwood
Daniel Elza
Everett English
Blaise Enright
Michael Enright
David Eso
Factoria Films
Tim Falconer
Roberta Ferrence
Scott Feschuk
Joe Fiorito
John and Sharie Ford
Chris Fraser
Keath Fraser
Elyse Friedman
Friesens Printers
Warren Dean Fulton
Chris Funk
Kathleen Gadd
Alex Gagliano
Vera Gajdicar
Henri Garand
Gary Geddes
Jeff George
Evan Georgiades
Jane and Doug Gibson
In honour of Doug Gibson
Mary Gielen
Nancy Gillespie
Andrew Glazin
Christopher Goodwin
Alison Gordon
Nora Gould
Laurie Graham
Anne Greaves
Barry Grills
Genni Gunn
Heather Haley
Phil Hall
Ian Hanna
Ian Harper
Linda Harris
Maureen Harris
Christianne Hayward
Sholto Hebenton
Steven Heighton
David Helwig
Hidden Book Press
Wendy Hilliard
Maria Hindmarch
Cornelia Hoogland
Elizabeth Holmes
Gwen Hoover
Richard Hopkins
Aislinn Hunter
Nancy Huntley
Grace Inglis
Interprovincial Print Group
Anne-Marie Jackson
Marni Jackson
Valerie Jacobs
Ellen Jaffe
Casey Johnson
Robert Johnson
Elizabeth Jones
Linda Jones
J M Kielar
Lisa Kimmel
Joy Kogawa House
David Kotin
Leigh Kotsilidis
Kowsar Holding Ltd.
Bob Krieger
Angela Kublik
Irene Ladouceur
Larry Lagowski
Claire Lamont
Jean Lariviere
Cory Lavender
League of Canadian Poets
Ross Leckie
Dennis Lee
Lyne Lennie
Leslie Lester
Kitty Lewis
Paul Leyton
Elaine Leiba
Janette Lindley
Michele Lintern-Mole
Eric Lorenzen
Amanda Lowthian
Mary Jane Lucas
Jeanette Lynes
Scotty Macdonald
Anne Mackenzie
Eli MacLaren
Elizabeth MacMillan
Colette Maitland
Carol Malyon
Alexandra Manthorpe
Judy Mappin
Daphne Marlatt
Johanne Marshall
Michael Marshall
Robert Martens
Sheila Masters
Claire Matthews
Marty Mayne
Seymour Mayne
Heather McArdle
Kathleen McConnell
In memory of Joel McCormick
S. McCormick
McGill Department of English Students’ Association
Lawrence McKeon
Patricia McKinna
Laura McLeod
Susan McMaster
M. E. McMurphy
Andrew McRae
Elspeth Wishart Menendez
Ann-Marie Metten
Marianne Micros
John Miller
Milton Film Festival
Chris Miner
Maria Sabaye Moghaddam
Elenna Monchesky
Jacob Mooney
William Moore
Pamela Mosher
Erin Moure
Claire and Farley Mowat
Annette Murray
Russ Musgrove
Matthew Nagowski
Briane Nasimok
Marie Newman
Mark Nesbitt
Bill and Peggy New
Susan Newlove
Peter C. Newman
Billeh Nickerson
Nightwood Editions
Carole Nix
Ben O’Brien
Edward O’Connor
David Oliver
Katharine Oliver
David O’Meara
Peter O’Neill
Thomas Onion
Ottawa Writers’ Festival
Aimee Ouellette
Joanne Page
Palimpsest Press
Nicholas Papaxanthos
Duncan Patterson
Danny Peart
Pedlar Press
James Pelmore
Mary Percy
Barry Peterson
Ginger Pharand
Lindi Pierce
Marjorie Phillips
Anne Pick
Gordon Pinsent
Melissa Pitts
Jill Pivnich
Paul Plecash
Anna Plesums
Lewis Poteet
Brooke Pratt
Robert Priest
Paul Quarrington
Meredith Quartermain
Peter Quartermain
Sina Queyras
Ian Rae
James Railton
Michael Rashotte
Carol Rawson
Trevor Raymond
Colleen Reaney
Pamela Reed
Reel to Reel Productions
Carol Reid
Renee Rodin
Allan Rose
Glenna Ross
Stuart Ross
Wendy Roy
Linda Rumpf
Julia Salverson
Pete Sarsfield
Gillian Savigny
Larry Scanlan
Allison Schein
Katherine Sedgwick
Ellen Seligman
SFU English Department
Roan Shankaruk
Rosalie Sharp
Tom Shay
Paul Sheppard
Wednesday Shomody
Merilyn Simonds
Manson Silk
The Skydiggers
Marie Slaight
Susan Slottow
Bryan Smith
Robert Smith
Adam Sol
Karen Solie
Solutions Ink
Spring Pulse Festival
Heather Spears
Brian St. John
St. Joseph Media
David Staines
Margaret Steffler
John Steffler
Susan Stenson
Sarah Stevenson
Elizabeth Strong
Moez Surani
Kara Michelle Sutherland
Talonbooks
Rob Taylor
Vivien Taylor
Susan Teskey
Sharon Thesen
Hugh Thomas
Doug Thompson
Susan Thorne
Lola Tostevin
Eric Toth
David Tovell
Lee Trentadue
Steve Trumper
Sarah Yi-Mei Tsiang
Sheila Turcon
Richard Turtle
Lawrence Uhlin
University of Western Ontario
Manfred Urchak
Richard Van Dine
Manon Vennat
Fred Wah
Andrew Wainwright
Walrus Magazine
Richard Walt
Tracy Ware
Mark Warrior
Tom Wayman
Adele Weder
Max Weder
Grace Wescott
George Whipple
Howard White
Olive White
Patrick White
Silas White
Wilfred Laurier University
Ian Williams
Molly Wills
Mary Wills
Sheri-D Wilson
Donald Winkler
Tara Wohlberg
Doug Woods
Sandra Woods
Eric Wright
John Vaillant
Vancouver Writers’ Festival
Paul Vermeersch
Carole Zaza
Vicki Ziegler
Paul Zivontsis

Special Thanks to Volunteers and Supporters
In-kind contributions include thousands of manpower hours from local community members (property maintenance, fundraising activities, community outreach and education), national support (organizational support, fundraising, web design, support publications) as well as significant support from Trenton High School faculty and students.