We are eternally grateful to these organizations who generously provide funding to support the work of The Foster Festival and enable us to produce our fully professional comedy theatre in Niagara.
Ontario Trillium Foundation
The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada’s largest granting foundations.
Niagara Investment In Culture Program (NIC)
The Foster Festival is supported by the Niagara Investment In Culture Program which is powered by the Niagara Region.
Niagara Falls Bridge Commission
Established to finance, construct and operate the Rainbow Bridge, the Commission proved sufficiently efficient and effective to assume responsibilities for the Whirlpool Rapids (Lower) and Lewiston-Queenston Bridges.
Niagara Community Foundation
The Niagara Community Foundation is a charitable public foundation dedicated to improving the quality of life in Niagara through building endowment funds, providing grants and enabling philanthropic partnerships.
St. Catharines Cultural Investment Program (SCCIP)
The program aims to serve long term community sustainability by strengthening cultural vitality, economic diversity, environmental awareness and social inclusion through five investment priorities.
Funding provided by the Government of Ontario
Celebrate Ontario 2018 provides project-based programming and marketing funding to new or existing Ontario events to enhance programs, activities and services and support innovations that will lead to long-term improvements, sustainability and the attraction of additional tourists.
Funding provided by the Tourism Partnership of Niagara
Tourism Partnership of Niagara (TPN) is a non-profit industry led organization funded by the Ontario Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS). Tourism Partnership of Niagara will enhance and grow a highly competitive tourism region through visitor-centric strategies that strengthens Niagara’s reputation as a world-renowned travel destination.
Funding Provided by Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund
The Foster Festival has been financially assisted by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, administered by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund Corporation.
Funding provided by the Canada Summer Jobs Program
The Foster Festival is supported by the Canada Summer Jobs Program which is administered by the Federal Government. The program provides wage subsidies to employers to create employment for secondary and post-secondary students.