Toronto Arts Foundation would like to thank our sponsors and donors who have provided over 2,000 complimentary tickets to the Mayor's Arts Lunch over the last 14 years to artists, arts organizations and arts volunteers, in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the creative vitality of Toronto.


Opportunities are available for new Table Host sponsors of the Mayor's Arts Lunch. 
For more information please click here.


Award Sponsors

Arts for Youth Award
Recipient Award supported by Margaret & Jim Fleck, Martha Burns, and Sandra & Jim Pitblado
Finalist Awards supported by Diana Bennett & Spencer Lanthier

Emerging Artist Award
Recipient Award supported by Susan Crocker & John Hunkin, and Valleyview Artist Retreat
Finalist Awards supported by the Bulmash-Siegel Fund

Toronto Arts and Business Award
Presented in partnership with Toronto Star & Business/Arts

Margo Bindhart and Rita Davies Award
Recipient Award supported in part by John & Raphaela Dunlap
Finalist Awards supported by Neera Chopra

Muriel Sherrin Award for International Achievement in Music/Dance
Recipient and Finalist Awards supported by The Muriel Sherrin Award Fund

Roy Thomson Hall Award of Recognition
Recipient and Finalist Awards supported by The Corporation of Massey Hall and Roy Thomson Hall

Celebration of Cultural Life Award
Recipient and Finalist Awards supported by Arthur Dalfen  

Emerging Jazz Artist Award
Recipient and Finalist Awards supported by Cheryl & Manuel Buchwald
Presented in partnership with the TD Toronto Jazz Festival

2019 Table Hosts

Canada Life
Canadian Museum of History
Carpenters & Allied Workers Local 27
Centennial College
City of Toronto
Susan Crocker, C.M. & John Hunkin
The Daniels Corporation 
Humber College 
John & Kay McKellar
Liuna Local 183
Ontario Creates
Richard Paquet

Special Thanks To:

Robert & Julia Foster
Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund
Scott Griffin
Toronto Entertainment District Corporation . 

Host Sponsor

Official Floral Supplier
Quince Flowers