Our current Funders and Supporters

Every year Imaginate receives financial and in-kind support from a range of national and international organisations, trusts and foundations, businesses and individuals. We would like to thank them all for their invaluable support.

Major Funders

Imaginate is supported by Creative Scotland, The City of Edinburgh Council, and The Scottish Government's Festivals Expo Fund.


We are proud to work with Baillie Gifford, lead sponsor of the Inspiring Schools – Immerse programme.

Children's Festival Supporters

We are very grateful to the following funders, sponsors and partners for supporting the 2020 Edinburgh International Children's Festival.


Trust, Foundations and Other Supporters

Our heartfelt thanks to the following trusts and foundations for supporting our year-round work with children, teachers and artists.

The Artemis Charitable Foundation
The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
The Tulip Trust
Québec Government Office, London
The William Syson Foundation