Dos Gatos Press
A nonprofit, tax-exempt corporation organized for literary and educational purposes, Dos Gatos Press seeks to make poetry more widely available to the reading public and to support writers of poetry—especially in Texas and the Southwest. Scott Wiggerman and David Meischen founded Dos Gatos Press in 2004. Dos Gatos Press has published the Texas Poetry Calendar annually since 2006.
League of Canadian Poets
The League of Canadian Poets is the professional organization for established and emerging Canadian poets. Founded in 1966 to nurture the advancement of poetry in Canada, and the promotion of the interests of poets, it now comprises some 700 members. The League serves the poetry community and promotes a high level of professional achievement through events, networking, projects, publications, mentoring and awards.
They Speak is a not for profit group that uses Poetry Slam as a tool promote literacy, self confidence, team work and leadership among local youth. We have monthly writing work shops, open mics and poetry slams where youth 13 to 19 can win a trip to Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival.
Writers League of Texas
For more than three decades, the Writers' League of Texas has been supporting writers across Texas - at all stages of their careers - with education, information, and networking opportunities centered around the craft, business, and community of writing.