Help Spread the Wordy Goodness

A huge thank you to all of our supporters! Wordfest relies on government funding, sponsorships from corporations and foundations, volunteer support and charitable donations from individuals like you to ensure that we are able to continue our 22-year history of sparking live experiences for readers and writers. We invite you to consider donating to Wordfest this season as we plan for another year of igniting ideas and building community – one inspiring story at a time.

How do I set up a monthly donation?

To donate monthly or to make a one-time contribution online to Wordfest, please visit our fundraising page on

Donate Online on CanadaHelps

How do I donate by cheque?

All cheques must be made out to the Wordfest, and mailed or delivered in person to the Wordfest office. Unless requested, only donations by cheque over $20 will automatically receive a charitable tax receipt.

Memorial Park Library
2nd Floor, 1221 2nd Street SW
Calgary, AB  T2R 0W5

Please Contact Us for Assistance

Who do I contact for more information?

Brian O’Neill
General Manager and Fund Development
403-260-2707 |