To promote artistic and economic development in Chatham-Kent through the writings of Charles Dickens.
1. To establish the use of Dickens' works in the curriculum of schools in Chatham-Kent.
2. To partner with amateur/professional theatre groups to present Dickens' works in Chatham-Kent.
- To establish a professional theatre company in Chatham-Kent focused on the presentation of works by Charles Dickens.
The Chatham-Kent Fellowship was formed in 2003 by a small group of local citizens interested in promoting the artistic and economic development of Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada through the writings of Charles Dickens.
Chatham-Kent is the Canadian centre for the celebration of Charles Dickens, his works and his times.