Support the storytelling festival

You can help ensure the St. Louis Storytelling Festival remains a top-notch festival that's accessible to everyone.

If you'd like to make a tax-deductible contribution to the festival, there are several options:

1. Visit the St. Louis Storytelling Festival Give Direct page or click on the "Donate" button in the main festival webpage's SUPPORT SLSF box to easily donate online.

2. Call 314-266-4833 to provide donation information over the phone, or to inquire about employer matching through your workplace. 

3. Mail a check, made out to "University of Missouri Extension," to:    

     MU Extension Office of Advancement—St. Louis Storytelling Festival

     109 Whitten Hall

     Columbia, MO 65211

You also may sponsor the festival at a number of different levels. 2017 sponsors include:     

2017 FESTIVAL PRESENTING SPONSOR

Special thanks to the Kranzberg Arts Foundation, our 2017 St. Louis Storytelling Festival Presenting Sponsor.

2017 FESTIVAL "STORYTELLING IN THE SCHOOLS" SPONSOR

Special thanks to the MU Division of Inclusion, Diversity & Equity for supporting the festival's "Storytelling in the Schools" program.

2017 FESTIVAL OPENING RECEPTION SPONSOR

Special thanks to Maryville University for its support of the St. Louis Storytelling Festival's Opening Reception and Concert.

2017 FESTIVAL MAJOR SPONSORS

Brentwood Public Library
Edward Jones
Friends of the St. Louis Storytelling Festival
Gateway Storytellers
Jefferson National Expansion Memorial
Kind Crone Productions
Kirkwood Public Library

Kranzberg Arts Foundation (Festival Presenting Sponsor)
Maryville University (Festival Opening Reception Sponsor)
Missouri Arts Council
Missouri Folk Arts Program
Missouri Storytelling, Inc. (MO-TELL)

National Endowment for the Arts
Regional Arts Commission of St. Louis
Riverwind Storytellers
St. Louis Public Library
St. Louis Public Radio | 90.7 KWMU
University City Library

UMSL Center for the Humanities

University of Missouri Division of Inclusion, Diversity & Equity (“Storytelling in the Schools” Sponsor)
University of Missouri–St. Louis College of Fine Arts & Communications
University of Missouri–St. Louis Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center

 

2017 ST. LOUIS STORYTELLING FESTIVAL ADVISORY COUNCIL

Lisa Overholser, director
Ron Turner, festival co-founder
Lynn Rubright, festival co-founder
Lynne Beetner
Barney Bradshaw
Patty Carleton
Anthony Clark
Allan Crean
Jim Gerst
Annette Harrison
Sue Hinkel
Nan Kammann-Judd
Jennifer King
Marilyn Kinsella
Germaine Murray
Bobby Norfolk
Sherry Norfolk
Terry Olishile
Kathy Schottel
Becky Walstrom
Lee Ann Woolery
Jackie Wright
Karen E. Young