Griots

The

Storytelling Institute

"Inspire, Motivate, & Educate Youth"

Learning Through the Arts

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
jpouncil@cox.net