The Gallery is CLOSED due to COVID-19.
​​​How can you make a difference?

When you become a supporter of The Gordon Smith Gallery of Canadian Art, the Gordon and Marion Smith Foundation For Young Artists, or Artist for Kids Programming you will be making a difference in the lives of thousands of youth and community  members.  There are many ways to support.  Choose to make a one-time donation, become a monthly donor or provide an ongoing sponsorship of a program.  You can also celebrate a special occasion, commemorate a loved one or create a legacy you leave behind. 

  • ​In Honour

The perfect gift for friends and family members who love the Arts! Celebrate any occasion with a donation in their name to support The Smith Foundation.  Our team will send out a beautiful and personalized thank you card to show our appreciation.


  • In Memory

We know losing a loved one is difficult, if you would like to remember someone who treasured art during his or her lifetime, you can make a gift in memory.   Our team will write a thoughtful message to any family members or friends, as you request, telling them that you have made a gift to The Smith Foundation in memory of your loved one. The amount of your contribution will be kept confidential.

  • ​​​​Sponsor

Your investment improves the quality of life for our communities through the arts. We’d be delighted to meet with you to discuss our various sponsorship opportunities in greater detail. For more information call 604.998.8562  or email

    • ​Event Sponsorship

Event sponsorship is the perfect way to contribute to The Smith Foundation while increasing your organization's profile as a strong community supporter. We have varying levels of sponsorship. Request a sponsorship package today to learn more.

    • ​Exhibition and Public Program Sponsorship

​​Exhibition sponsorship enables you to proudly display your businesses support of the Arts. When you sponsor o ne of our exhibits or programs, your name will become a part of our country’s cultural experience.  With a rich collection of Canadian art, our exhibitions are sought-after by local and visiting art lovers. Through sponsorship we are able to develop and deliver innovative educational arts programming to our community. We have varying levels of sponsorship. Request a sponsorship package today to learn more.


  • Planned Giving

Leave your own personal legacy to The Smith Foundation by making a planned gift and support the future of Canadian art.  

  • ​​​Naming Opportunities

​​The Gordon Smith Gallery is the latest cultural asset in our community. We invite you to support our work and our legacy by choosing a space or a venue to be named after you, your organization, or a loved one. Naming is a unique , visible way to show your commitment to the arts and our community on the North Shore.

To donate to the Smith Foundation, please click here.​

To donate to Artists for Kids educational programming, please click here.