Funding Organizations

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

    Ontario Trillium Foundation

    The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada’s largest granting foundations.

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  • Ontario Arts Council

    Ontario Arts Council (OAC)

    The Ontario Arts Council was established in 1963 to foster the creation and production of art for the benefit of all Ontarians.

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  • Niagara Falls Bridge Commission

    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.

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  • Niagara Community Foundation

    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.

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  • City of St. Catharines

    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.

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  • Government of Ontario, Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival

    Funding provided by the Government of Ontario

    Celebrate Ontario 2017 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.

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  • Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund, Province of Ontario

    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.

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Thank You To Our Generous Foster Festival Sponsors

  • Meridian Credit Union | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • NewsTalk 610 CKTB | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Vineland Estate Winery | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Tymbrel.com Smarter Websites | The Foster Festival Sponsor

  • Ferguson Neudorf | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Sullivan Mahoney Lawyers | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Cogeco TV | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • ez ROCK 105.7 | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Alexanian Carpet & Flooring | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Howick Apartments | The Foster Festival Sponsor, St. Catharines

  • Government of Ontario, Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
  • Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund, Government Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
  • City of St Catharines, Government Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival
  • Smithcom, Season Sponsor, Norm Foster Comedy Festival