As a registered charitable organization, we rely on the generosity of people like you to keep bringing exciting reader experiences to your doorstep.

Join us as we celebrate authors from every corner of the globe and create new opportunities for people of all ages to engage with the best literature of our time.

Support the Toronto International Festival of Authors

Empower local and emerging writers, connect Canadian book lovers to leading international authors and help us keep events free for students and youth.

Choose your level of investment:

Become a Supporter SUPPORTER PATRON PATRON +
Personalized Supporter card for exclusive access to discounts & promotions
FREE* admission to year-round events outside of the Festival
FREE* admission to events at the Toronto International Festival of Authors¹ 15% discount
Discounts on tickets to special events throughout the year
Subscription to the monthly e-newsletter
First notice of special events;
early-bird ticket purchasing privileges
Invitation to special author events including the Festival Welcome Party
Public acknowledgement on our corporate letterhead and in the Festival Guide
Charitable tax receipt
Invitation to the Festival Hospitality Suite to meet guest authors
Invitation to an exclusive Festival author dinner²
Invitation to behind-the-scenes at other international Literary Festivals
(not including personal travel costs)

¹certain restrictions apply ²subject to availability *please call 416-973-4000 to reserve tickets

Show your Supporter card to receive:

  • 10% discount at the Centre Shop
  • 15% discount at the University of Toronto Bookstore & Festival Hub Bookstore
  • 10% discount at Pearl Harbourfront Chinese Cuisine, 207 Queens Quay West

Click here to become a Supporter. Please note: you will be redirected to the Harbourfront Centre Online Box Office and Sales page.

Please contact our office at 416-973-4760 or giving@ifoa.org for more information.