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Thank you to our 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. 

Listed below are our Annual Supporters from 2017 to present. 

*indicate our amazing monthly donors.

Feeling inspired? Click here to learn how you can get involved.



Why Care About the Arts?

Your contribution means a young person is benefiting from arts - based learning right now. 

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

Vancity Community Foundation
Hershel Supply Co.Ltd.

Up to $5,000

Jesse Dodge and Mala Srivatsa
Amyn Nathoo*
The Edith Lando Charitable Foundation
Metro Vancouver Cultural Grants
James Lepp / Six Hundred Four
Mia Lok*

Up to $1,000

Allan Douglas*
Sam Gudewill
Karen Kehler
Zoee Montpetit/Queer ASL
Leslie Shieh*
Will Stroet
Gary Wang
Navida Nuraney*
Kamloops Concert Society

$101 to $500

Atef Abdelkefi
Emily Beam*
Krista Cameron
Wilson Cheung
Sarah Ellis*
Laura Harries*
Theodora Lamb*
Vincent Lau
Karen Marler
Elfred Matining*
Tina Parbhakar*
Khang Nguyen*
Nina Patel
Rekha Pavanantharajah*
Stephen Petrucci
Dawn Quast*
Rupinder Sidhu
Telus Employee Charitable Giving
Kiki van der Heiden*
Thara Vayali*
Birgit Zorzi

In Kind

Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
Starbucks Coffee
Drews Catering
Nature's Path
Nesters Market
Opus Art Supplies
Raincoast Books
River Market at Westminster Quay
Rosedale on Robson Suite Hotel
Rowe Events