A SPECIAL THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS, WITHOUT WHOM THE WORLD FESTIVAL COULD NOT BE CONTINUED:
MAYO CLINIC AND US BANK FOR MAKING IT POSSIBLE THAT SATURDAY IS A FREE EVENT FOR THE WHOLE COMMUNITY.
US BANK ESPECIALLY THIS YEAR FOR SUPPORTING THE IMMIGRANT STORY BOOTH.
THE OLMSTED COUNTY HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION AND ROCHESTER INTERNATIONAL DANCE STUDIO FOR THEIR PROGRAM SUPPORT.
RCTC FOR THEIR INVALUABLE IN-KIND SUPPORT.
Charter House for providing meeting space for the World Festival Planning Committee.
Rochester Korean Center sponsors of the Poongmul Drum Troupe.
Herold Flags for providing flags.
Thank you to our Children’s Area program sponsors.
* Tissue Paper Flowers sponsored by Rochester Women
* Origami sponsored by Mothers and More
* Teepees, Face Painting sponsored by Native American Center of SE MN
* Masks sponsored by Rochester Arts Center
* Free Books sponsored by the Imagination Library
* Wall Mosaic, Pinatas, Puppet Show sponsored by Upward Bound
* Flags from around the World sponsored by Rochester International Dance Studio
Rochester International Association Board
- Herta Matteson, President
- John Berquist, Vice President
- Steve Baumgartner, Secretary
- Ann Lance, Treasurer
- Thomas Yung, Technology Officer
- Terri Allred, Ren Zhen, Sushital Chowdhury, Greg Sauve, Nazma Hoque, Glen Saponari, Phyllis Layton, George Margellos, Nelpha Malibago
To all the people who volunteer to make the World Festival happen and all the people who attend to make it a success. Thank You