SaskCulture Inc.

Categories: Associations

Contact

Rose Gilks
#404, 2125 - 11th Avenue
Regina, SK, S4P 3X3

Phone: (306) 780-9284
Fax: (306) 780-9252

Description

About SaskCulture Inc.

We are a non-profit, community-based, volunteer-driven, provincial cultural organization. We work with our members, volunteers and community partners to build a culturally vibrant province, where all citizens celebrate, value and participate in a rich, cultural life. We are often recognized as a funder of cultural activity, however; SaskCulture also has an important role in helping nurture cultural engagement in the province.

When the organization was created in 1997, SaskCulture was seen as a cultural congress that would unite the all areas of the cultural community, including arts, heritage, multiculturalism, First Nations/Métis cultures, as well as the cultural/creative industries. Today, SaskCulture works with a network of thousands of community professionals, paid and unpaid, who provide the expertise, enthusiasm and commitment to keep culture strong in this province.

Many are often surprised to hear that Saskatchewan, despite its small population base and vast geographic expanse, is considered leader within Canada when it comes to promoting and fostering cultural activities. This reputation is due – at least in part – to the strong tradition the people in this province have for coming together and working as a group to achieve a common good.

What does SaskCulture do?

We work on our own, and with other community partners, to provide a range of programs and services designed to encourage the growth of cultural activity in the provi...

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