The Winnipeg River Arts Council Inc. enhances quality of life in north eastern Manitoba by advancing arts and culture.
The Arts Council will achieve its mission by:
- Raising awareness and interest of the importance and benefits of arts and culture
- Raising awareness of cultural programs, events, services, resources and businesses in the region, as well as local artists
- Providing arts education and talent development for existing and emerging artists
- Providing workshops and networking/partnership building opportunities for existing and emerging arts and culture groups and artists
- Acting as a central contact and support agency for communities, arts groups and artists within the region
- Determining needs, gaps, and opportunities for arts and culture in the region, and providing regional programs, events and initiatives that meet identified needs
- Facilitating partnerships that enhance further growth and development of arts and culture through social, economic, tourism, and relocation opportunities in the region.