The Scotiabank Giller Light Bash, in support of Frontier College, is an exciting evening where people come together to celebrate Canadian literature and raise money for Frontier College, Canada’s original literacy organization. It is a well-known and well-attended cultural event that has become a must-attend event and a highlight of the Canadian literary scene.

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Did you know this event began as a house party in Toronto in 2002? It has since grown to a full-scale fundraising event in six cities across Canada.

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Since 2002, these events have raised over $400,000 for Frontier College and its mission to improve literacy rates across Canada.

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Can’t make it to the Gala itself? No problem—you can attend one of the Giller Light Bash events across the country to await the announcement, rub shoulders with authors and book lovers, and enjoy readings, entertainment and prizes.

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