Thanks & Acknowledgements


Ireland Park Foundation is one of many famine memorials around the world. We encourage visitors to learn more about the famine through research and understanding via the links below.

Irish Famine Memorials
Famine Memorial, Australia
Middle Island, New Brunswick
Grosse Île, St. Lawrence
Strokestown House
University of Cork

Links & Resources

Related links and resources can be found in the following:

Kearns Mancini Architects Inc.
Shamrock Garden and Landscaping
Trinity Custom Masonry Limited
Death or Canada
Ireland Fund of Canada
Ireland Canada Chamber of Commerce
Boston College: Irish Studies Program
Canada Embassy in Ireland
City of Toronto Archives
City of Toronto – Fort York
City of Toronto – Parks & Recreation
Harvard University: Department of Celtic Languages and Literatures
Buffalo Irish
Irish Diplomatic & Consular Information of Canada
Irish Government
Ontario Genealogical Society
Queen’s University of Belfast: Irish and Celtic Studies
University of Toronto: St. Michaels College, Celtic Studies
The Jeanie Johnston

Project Partners

Founding Partner

Ireland Fund of Canada

Major Donors $500,000 and above

Government of Canada
Government of Ireland
Province of Ontario
City of Toronto
Ireland Fund of Canada

Diamond Donors $100,000 and above

Hurley Corporation
Mr. Robert G . Kearns
Ireland Canada Chamber of Commerce
Mr. Oliver Murray
Kenaidan Contracting Ltd
St. Patrick’s Benevolent Society
Kearns Mancini Architects Inc.
Mr. Rowan Gillespie
The Irish Cultural Society of Toronto/ Pot of Gold Lottery

Emerald Donors $25,000 to $99,999

Arrow Capital Management Inc
The Catherine & Maxwell Meighen Foundation
Brandes Investment Partners
Mr. & Mrs. James and Sylvia McGovern
Mr. & Mrs. Colum and Elizabeth Bastable
Mr. A. Roy Megarry
Mr & Mrs. Edward & Liz Carroll & Family
Mr. William J. Neill
Mr. Al Cummings
Mr. Frank O ’Brien & Mr. Norman Hill
Cushman & Wakefield
Canada Life
Mr. & Mrs. Fredrik S. Eaton
President’s Choice Financial/ Mr. Barry Columb
Mr. Aidan Flatley
Mr. & Mrs. Mark & Emma Purdy
Pylon Design Inc.
Ports Toronto
iNua Partnership
Mr. &  Mrs. Patrick & Barbara Keenan & Family
Dr. Anita Sands & Mr. Douglas Batson
Mr. & Mrs. James P. Magee
Ms. Norma Smurfit
Ms.Sue Storey & Mr.  Michael Breen
Mr. Eugene McBurney
Universal Workers Union
L.I.U.N.A Local 183

Ruby Donors $10,000 to $24,999

The Bitove Family
PPI Financial Group
AGF Funds Inc.
Royal Bank of Canada
Bank of Montreal
Sionna Investment  Managers
Mr. Garrett Herman
State Street Canada
Mr. & Mrs. John Maxwell & Dora Keogh
Ms. Terry Smith
Jovian Capital
Miller Thomson
McCarthy Tetraul
Toronto Hydro
P.J. O’Brien’s
Tourism Ireland
Trinity Custom Masonry Ltd.


Construction Team

Kenaiden Contracting
Aidan Flatley, President & CEO

Trinity Custom Masonry
Fergus Tyrrell, President
Finbarr Sheehan, Vice President
David Underwood, Vice President

Shamrock Garden & Landscaping

Cathal Boyd, CEO