Sponsors and Community Partners


Thank you to the leadership of the following foundations, corporate sponsors, and partners.

Government of Manitoba bureau de l'education francaise
Carmel and Karl Riese Fund Blankstein Fund for Storytelling Dialogue
Sargent Blue Jeans Peace and Conflict Studies
The Winnipeg Foundation Rotary Club of Winnipeg
National Centre for Truth and Reconciliation University of Winnipeg
Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture Francofonds


COMMUNITY PARTNERS 2018 Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival

  • Winnipeg Public Library
  • Université de Saint-Boniface
  • Festival du Voyageur
  • Living Prairie Museum
  • Gibraltar Dining Corporation
  • Canadian Museum for Human Rights
  • Centre for Creative Writing and Oral Culture, University of Manitoba
  • St. John’s College
  • Manitoba Theatre for Young People
  • David and Brenda Newman
  • Instruction, Curriculum and Assessment Branch, Manitoba Education and Training

For more information about becoming a Sponsor or Community Partner of the Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival, please contact the festival via email or phone 204-474-7273.

The support of foundations, corporate sponsors, and institution partners provides the capacity to bring the wisdom, joy, and skills of storytelling to thousands of students, all grade levels, K12, as well as to the public and early childhood education groups.

2018 Winnipeg International Storytelling Festival