Mission Statement

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:

  1. Raising awareness and interest of the importance and benefits of arts and culture
  2. Raising awareness of cultural programs, events, services, resources and businesses in the region, as well as local artists
  3. Providing arts education and talent development for existing and emerging artists
  4. Providing workshops and networking/partnership building opportunities for existing and emerging arts and culture groups and artists
  5. Acting as a central contact and support agency for communities, arts groups and artists within the region
  6. Determining needs, gaps, and opportunities for arts and culture in the region, and providing regional programs, events and initiatives that meet identified needs
  7. Facilitating partnerships that enhance further growth and development of arts and culture through social, economic, tourism, and relocation opportunities in the region.