OUR COMMUNITY OF DONORS

CORPORATE SPONSORS

lead corporate sponsor

festival sponsor + education partner
TD-Green
queer media partner
DailyXtra

media sponsor
Now-Magazine

Sassafraz

PolarIce

MolsonLong

MAC-Cosmetics

Corby

Woodys

GOVERNMENT PARTNERS

Canada-Council

OAC

TAC

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FOUNDATION SUPPORTERS

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Everything at Buddies is made possible by our community of donors – a diverse and growing group of people, businesses, and charitable organizations who lead the way with their support. We are sincerely grateful to them all.

LEGACY CIRCLE

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Ed Cabell & Roy Forrester
Jim Robertson & Jim Scott
John Alan Lee
Richard McLellan
Russell Mathew & Scott Ferguson

VISIONARIES

Brian Gibson
Brian Sambourne
Gerald Lunz & Rick Mercer
Jim Lawrence & David Salak
Paul Hartwick

BENEFACTORS

Ayse Turak
Bob Gallagher
Darren Gobert
Derek Billsman
Ed Cabell & Roy Forrester
Elliot Smith & Jonathan Steels
The George Lunan Foundation
Gerry Asselstine
J.P. Bickell Foundation
James Tennyson
Jim Robertson & Jim Scott
John Stanley & Helmut Reichenbacher
John W. Dow
Karim Karsan & John Rider
Ken Aucoin & Gerald Crowell
Ken Moffatt
Lawrence Bennett
Mandy McNeil & Beck McNeil
Mark German
Martha McCain
Michael Boyuk
Monica Scholz
Muttart Foundation
Paul Butler & Chris Black
Pilkington-Henninger Charitable Trust
Russell Mathew & Scott Ferguson
Scott Windsor
Sarah Hunter
Stephen McGregor & Tony De Franco
The George Lunan Foundation
The NigE Gough Shine on Foundation at the Toronto Community Foundation
William Hodge & Robert Wylie

CHAMPIONS

Alnoor Karmali & Doug Arcand
Brian Terry
Bruce MacTaggart
The Charlie and Lulu Franklin Fund at the Calgary Foundation
Craig Hanson
Evalyn Parry
Jack Wilkie & Rick Kong
Karim Karsan & John Rider
Kate Bishop & Doug Gerhart
Mark Peacock
Pearse Murray
Philip Boswell
Richard Bingham
Sarah Garton Stanley
Sharron Matthews
Sheila Lynn Cavanagh

SHOW PATRONS

BLACK BOYS 
The Lawrence Family Foundation
The George Lunan Foundation
THE YOUTH/ELDERS PROJECT
Gerry Asselstine
Gordon Floyd
The Muttart Foundation
Pilkington-Henninger Charitable Trust

MONTHLY DONORS

Ayse Turak
Betty Carlyle
Brendan Healy
Cathrin Winkelmann
Cole Alvis – in Honour of René Highway
Daria Ilkina
Derek Billsman
Donna Daitchman
Dr. Kym Bird
Ed Cabell & Roy Forrester
Elliot Smith & Jonathan Steels
George Grant
Gilles Marchildon
Gordon Floyd
Jayne Schneider
Jim Robertson & Jim Scott
Joshua Jacobs
Karim Karsan & John Rider
Ken Aucoin & Gerald Crowell
Lawrence Moore
Lionel Tona
Mandy McNeil & Beck McNeil
Paul Klein
Peter Taylor
Richard Bingham
Richard McLellan
Rui Pires
Sheila Lynn Cavanagh
Tom Keogh & Paul McClure
Wes D. Pearce
William Hodge & Robert Wylie
FRIENDS & PARTNERS
Alan Dingle
Alex Rafuse & Uros Karadzic
Andrew Horberry
Anne Powell & Nan Carruthers
The Benevity Community Impact Fund
Betty Carlyle
Beverley Harris
Bob White
Brandon Moore
Brendan Healy
Brian McBurney
Brian Mossop
Caroline Azar
Caroline Balderston-Parry
Cathrin Winkelmann
Celebrating Derek Billsman’s Birthday
Celebrating Ed Cabell’s Birthday
Charles Greiner
Chris Biri
Cliff Dempster
Cole Alvis – in Honour of René Highway
Daniel Kinrys
Danya Zaitzow
Daria Ilkina
Dave Steinberg
David Oiye
Dennis Findlay
Don Ainslie
Don Love
Donna Daitchman
Dr. Kym Bird
Duncan Armstrong
Eileen Nemzer
Eric Koeck
Eve Goldberg and Ellen Long
Frank DeFelice
Gary Rogers
George Grant
Gilles Marchildon
Gordon Floyd
Harriet and Andrew Lyons
Heather Ramsay
Hersh Zeifman
Ian Wilson
In Honour of Kelly Ellis and Kieron Pope
In Memory of Marni Kalef
Ingrid Hansen
Jason Oord
Jayne Schneider
Jeff Hammond
Jennifer Cruickshank
John Hague
Jon Kaplan
Jonathan Heppner
Joseph McLean
Joseph Mulder
Joshua Jacobs
Julia Laird – in Honour of David Condren
Kate Bangay
Kathryn Heller-McRoberts
Keith J Holland
Ken Marple
Ken Popert
Kenny Chan
Kishwar Iqbal
Laura Nanni
Lawrence Campbell
Lawrence Moore
Lea Rossiter
Lesley Nicholls
Lionel Tona
Lorne Fox
Marc Michell
Marcia Blumberg
Mardi Matthews
Marthe Jocelyn – in Memory of Gordon Jocelyn
Mary Breen
Michael Melling
Naomi Campbell
Neil Betteridge
Paul Klein
Pauline Pelletier
Patty Fleming
Peter Taylor
Pierre Simpson
Raymond Helkio
Richard McLellan
Robin Crombie
Rui Pires
Sean Guist
Shira Hart
Spencer Harrison
Susan Feldman
Sybil Wilkinson
Tammi Jamison
Tania Senewiratne
Todd McIntosh
Tom Hutchinson
Tom Keogh & Paul McClure
Torry Lowenbach
Valerie Hussey
Wes D. Pearce