Storymakers Circle

Join a community of giving which recognises the social impact and power of storytelling.

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Melbourne Writers Festival invites you to join the Storymakers Circle, a community of giving for those who recognise the social impact and power of storytelling.

You’ll meet like-minded readers, lovers of stories, and leading figures from the literary community.

If you have the capacity to make a high impact gift, please join today to help us write the next chapter of Melbourne Writers Festival.

Stories for the Future

Storytelling is essential to pass on knowledge, build shared understanding and make sense of an increasingly complex world.

We need your help to expand our much loved MWF Schools’ Program

  • Help young people in regional Victoria experience MWF
  • Engage hard-to-reach students from disadvantaged communities
  • Provide professional development opportunities for teachers

Goal: $50,000

Stories are Powerful

Storytelling has the power to unite us, right past injustices and empower communities.

Help us become Australia’s leading programmer of First Nations writers.

  • Give more First Nations writers a platform in our program
  • Increase employment and professional development opportunities for
    First Nations artists
  • Provide access for First Nations communities to attend MWF events

Goal: $30,000

Create New Stories

MWF is the largest employer of writers in Australia, creating more opportunities to tell new stories.

Support us to create a lasting legacy for writers.

  • Foster participation in MWF by a diverse range of writers from across Australia and the world
  • Commission and present new works in the MWF program
  • Ensure that all writers are well remunerated for their work

Goal: $10,000

To discuss your donation, please call (03) 9094 7861 or email chloe@mwf.com.au

Melbourne Writers Festival is a not-for-profit organisation with registered charitable and Deductible Gift Recipient status. All donations of $2 or more are tax deductible.