Sponsor the Festival
Be recognized as a champion of literature, arts education,
and inclusive community-building.
The Perks of Being a Sponsor
Our Sponsorship Promise and Vision
The Wild Writers Literary Festival promotes the Region of Waterloo as a literary destination in Ontario. Our sponsors range from local small businesses, to emerging entrepreneurs, to globally recognized organizations. For every festival sponsor, we focus on providing meaningful engagement and exposure. Are you tackling a new initiative you want to share with the community? Do you have an incredible team member you want to celebrate? Our team will explore every opportunity to connect with your growing audience. We want to know the story behind your logo. Help us tell it!
The Story Behind Your Logo
The Knapp Wealth Management Team of RBC Dominion Securities believes that True Wealth Management extends much beyond investment advice and portfolio management. It incorporates all aspects of personal finance to protect your lifestyle, manage your nest egg, plan for retirement, and create a legacy. Create a roadmap for your financial future today!
Audi Kitchener-Waterloo has catered to the needs of luxury vehicle buyers and owners with an unwavering commitment to customer service and honesty for decades. They look to surpass the expectations of every person that walks through their doors, providing an environment where you will truly enjoy purchasing your next vehicle. Visit their experts and find the right vehicle for you.
The New Quarterly is a literary magazine based out of Waterloo, Ontario. From poetry to fiction to essays, the magazine has published a diverse array of emerging and established Canadian writers. Look toThe New Quarterly for a varied and balanced representation of literary excellence in contemporary Canada.
Words Worth Books has been at the heart of vibrant Uptown Waterloo for over 30 years. Not only is the store a valuable resource for procuring unique, quality books and magazines, they provide the region with a thriving cultural drop-in centre for community events. Words Worth Books is more than just a great bookstore; they’re champions of the printed word.
“It’s a new world. It’s accelerating. Its problems are borderless, converging and increasingly urgent. Some societies and institutions are changing fast to meet the challenges, aggressively and irrevocably. But others are falling further and further behind. Answers to the world’s problems must reach beyond the borders of nationality, creed and discipline. The Waterloo area in Canada provides the ideal crucible for research and teaching to find these answers.”
— Jim Balsillie
The Ontario Arts Council (OAC), an agency of the Government of Ontario, serves as the primary funder of the arts in the province. For more than 55 years, the OAC has played a vital role in promoting and assisting the development of the arts for the enjoyment and benefit of Ontarians. In 2018-19, OAC invested $61.1 million in 228 communities across Ontario through 2,252 grants to individual artists and 1,424 grants to organizations.
The Musagetes Foundation makes the arts more central and meaningful in peoples' lives, in our communities, and in our societies. Musagetes recognizes the role the arts can play in addressing the faultlines of modern society and the perplexing problems that beset contemporary life.
The City of Waterloo has made cultural development a priority, making Waterloo a more vibrant and an even better place to live, work, learn, and play. Remaining true to our past, building on present strengths, and making the most of opportunities, Waterloo is a culturally transforming city – vibrant and resilient.
Since 2001, Keith Kuepfer and Mark Brubacher have led operations at the historic St. Jacob's Printery. Keith and Mark continue the same philosophy as their predecessors; they run an efficient operation and keep up with new trends and technologies. The Printery team is proud of our community and continues to support many local initiatives and organizations.
Become a festival sponsor today!