Supporting Literary, Visual & Performing Artists With Special Needs



The Mission of The Emergent Institute is to support literary, visual and performing artists with special needs, contributing to their enablement as they pursue self-sufficiency through their chosen educational, employment and entrepreneurial ventures. And, to serve as a business incubator providing technical assistance and financial support to for-profit entities that are developing or have developed innovative, adaptive/assistive solutions to enable persons with disabilities to overcome obstacles as they strive to improve the quality of their life.

The Emergent Institute (TEI) is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit corporation founded June 5, 2006 by Don Whittecar of Stevensville, MT.