"Inspire, Motivate, & Educate Youth"

Learning Through the Arts



Storytelling Institute

Tellabration! 2014


The  Griots
Cultural Arts
Educational Summer Camp

Peaceful Warriors

July 2014

The Griots
Cultural Arts Enrichment Camp
Seeds of Greatness
July 2013

The  Griots
Cultural Arts
Educational Summer Camp

July 2012

The Wichita Griots


Cultural Arts Education Camp 2011

"Jewels of Life"

July 16th, 2011

North Heights Christian Church

Youtube video

The Griots Storytelling Institute Mission Statement

The Griots Storytelling Institute is a group of storytellers committed to keeping the oral tradition of the ancient art form of storytelling alive. The goal is to teach literacy, while inspiring and enabling all youth, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.

Contact Information: Ms. Jean Pouncil-Burton
 P.O. Box 20653 Wichita, Kansas 67208
316-682-1909/ 316-641-4488