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Mission and Goals

Our Mission: To promote and preserve the art of storytelling


Our Goals:

1.  To provide opportunities for people of all ages to develop an appreciation and understanding of storytelling.

2.  Raise awareness of storytelling as:

a.  an essential activity for strengthening families, friendships, and communities.

b.  a valuable aspect of many fields, such as education, law, medicine, science, technology, ministry, politics, and business.

c.  a creative and entertaining performing art.

3.  To connect listeners, tellers, and event planners by serving as a clearinghouse for storytelling information.

4.  To help people of all ages develop and improve their storytelling skills.

5.  To collaborate with others to bring storytelling to the public.


Definitions for KSA purposes:

"Storytelling" refers to oral narratives of all types.

"Oral" refers to non-written language including, but not limited to, spoken and signed language.


About the Kentucky Storytelling Association, Inc.

KSA is a 501(c)(3) organization, classified as a public charity. Donations to KSA are tax-deductible.

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