Be a part of something bigger. Your sponsorship has the potential to create lasting social value.


We are please to be participating in ArtsVest ™, a business for the arts ‘ signature matching incentive and sponsorship training program, designed to spark new business sponsorship of Canada’s cultural sector. ArtsVest provides small-to-mid-sized arts and culture organizations with the expertise and tools needed to develop sponsorship opportunities with local business, through in-depth sponsorship training, matching incentive funds and community networking events.

Any sponsorship that we secure by July 2017 ArtsVest will match!

ArtsVest™ Alberta is operated by Business for the Arts, the Government of Canada, the Government of Alberta and Calgary Arts Development



We currently have three sponsorship opportunities:

Puppet Pop Up Studio Sponsorship

Hands on puppet making and performing workshops for the whole family. Popping up around Calgary the third Saturday of every month.
Sponsorship opportunities for $750 – $2000
Activations include: Original puppet promotes your product or service!  Short sponsorship recognition/infomercial video featured on our Puppet Pop-Up Studio videos

Canada 150 Sponsorship

…a story about the Gray Jay – Canada’s new avian emblem.  Over 150 local, national and international, amateur and professional puppeteers of all ages, and their puppets, will
read and video record the story, one line at a time!
Sponsorship opportunities for $750 – $1500
Activations include: Exclusive workshop for up to 30 people for your
employees or clients (adults and kids)

School Programs Sponsorship

“Pigs in a Canoe” performances and school residencies, workshops and professional development.
Sponsorship opportunities for $500 – $1000
Activations include: Integration of a graphic on our “Colour Me” postcards which show something about what you do – over 5000 distribution/year.

For More Information:

Contact Wendy Passmore-Godfrey at admin@wppuppet.com or 403-228-3373


  • Target a diverse and discerning audience
  • Drive employee engagement
  • Support community action
  • Enrich local community life
  • Promote civic participation
  • Increase volunteering
  • Deliver a legacy for the future
  • Build a movement
  • Demonstrate your commitment to social change and innovation
  • Connect with generations of engaged and informed citizens who “think globally and act locally”
  • Establish a relationship with our partners and audiences
  • Advance inclusion and tolerance
  • Strengthen intergenerational links
  • Improve social capital among vulnerable groups
  • Celebrate and empower the powerless
  • Create invaluable opportunities to learn from the experience of others
  • Encourage people to use their lives to make a difference around the world
  • Build a community that is proud of what you’re doing and want to be part of it
  • Use your trusted brand identity to improve attitudes and to promote the idea that people should do good
  • Improve your business’ reputation as responsive and aware
  • Cultivate leadership skills by providing students with opportunities to understand responsible citizenship