The Foundation

Mariposa Folk Foundation is a member-based, registered charitable arts organization. The mandate of the Mariposa Folk Foundation (MFF) is the promotion and preservation of folk art in Canada through song, story, dance and craft. The primary vehicle which MFF uses to fulfil its mandate is the annual Mariposa Folk Festival. The Festival is one of the longest running folk festivals in North America.

Artistic Director Job Opening

The Mariposa Folk Foundation has an opening for a motivated, self-directed person to fill the Artistic Director position. The position reports to the Board of Directors through the president.  This is a year round part time job.

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Deadline for applications is September 11, 2023

Annual General Meeting

The Mariposa Folk Foundation will hold it’s AGM via Zoom on February 26, 2023 at 11am. The AGM documents can be found below.

AGM Documents

Notice of AGM Meeting on February 26

President’s Report

Financial Statements

MFF Articles and ByLaw for AGM

Our Mission

The promotion and preservation of folk art in Canada through song, story,  dance and craft

Our Proud Affiliations

Mariposa Folk Foundation is a proud member of Folk Music Canada, Folk Music Ontario, Festivals and Events Ontario, Folk Alliance International, Canadian Live Music Association and Attractions Ontario.