About

Our Mission

Grow Twillingate Inc. is a not-for-profit organization that develops initiatives and events that support sustainable economic and community development in Twillingate.

 

It focuses on:
 

  • managing events and initiatives that sustainably support the cultural and economic development of  Twillingate Island;
     

  • creating and developing unique Newfoundland and Labrador festivals and events of economic benefit to the Twillingate region that also engage and provide opportunities to the local community;
     

  • creating and supporting initiatives that preserve the cultural heritage of the Twillingate area in support of a growing tourism industry.

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Participants in Unscripted Twillingate Digital Arts Festival workshop

The Team

Grow Twillingate Inc. is steered by a volunteer board, supported by project team members that manage specific projects.

 

Board Members

Wilma Hartmann

  • Chair

Deborah Bourden

  • Board Member

Gerry Poirier

  • Board Director

Tara Hamlyn

  • Board Director

Caroline Swan

  • Board Director

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  • Board Director

Office

 

Brad Greeley

Project Manager

Jesse Tapper

Assistant Program Manager

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Community Outreach and Volunteer Coordinator

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Marketing Coordinator

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Technology Coordinator

Committees

 

Festival Committee

 

Info to be updated soon

DART  Steering Committee

 

  • Wilma Hartmann

  • Gerry Poirier

  • Evelyn Scott

  • James March

Digital Arts Exhibit Steering Committee

 

Museum Heritage Garden Committee

 

  • Daphne Wheeler

  • Wilma Hartmann

  • Gerry Poirier

  • Linda Blondin

  • Maaike Charron