A vibrant backyard park; an exciting artist canvas; new common ground for a growing city.

The Bentway is run by a charitable organization that relies on the support of park-lovers like you!

Let’s discover The Bentway together – please consider donating today.

If you are interested in partnering with us, or learning more about how to support The Bentway, please contact:

Jessie Farewell
Manager, Fundraising & Partnerships
[email protected] / 416 304 0222 x. 500

Our founding team

Judy & Wil Matthews
Mayor John Tory
Ken Greenberg
City of Toronto
The Bentway Conservancy board, staff & volunteers
Waterfront Toronto


City of Toronto
Maxine Granovsky Gluskin & Ira Gluskin
Richard M. Ivey
Frances & Time Price
The Hilary and Galen Weston Foundation


Rosamond Ivey
Balsam Foundation
Eleanor & Francis Shen
Donald K. Johnson, O.C. & Anna McCowan-Johnson
Mazyar Mortazavi & Bita Doagoo
The Hogarth Family | The Pioneer Group
Barbara & Dougal MacDonald
The Hal Jackman Foundation
J.P. Bickell Foundation
Tom MacMillan
The Kopas Family Foundation
Tony & Anne Arrell
The Ouellette Family Foundation
Gabe Gonda
Erin & Daniel Shearer
The Michelle Koerner Family Foundation
Nuyten Dime Foundation
Elske and Jim Kofman
Ilana Altman & Brian Melcher
David & Jolie Carey
Tessa Chan

+ The Bentway’s growing family of friends and supporters

Public Partners

Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario
Ministry of Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries
Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund
Department of Canadian Heritage
Ontario Trillium Foundation
Canada Council for the Arts
Ontario Arts Council
City of Toronto (Exhibition Place)
Toronto Arts Council

Corporate Partners

Waterfront BIA
St. Joseph Communications
TD Bank
Toronto Downtown West BIA
Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport
CityPlace Fort York BIA
Canadian Tire Corporation
The PrEP Clinic
Hop Valley Brewing Co.
Beanfield Metroconnect
Puncture Design