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Orange Shirt Day

How the Orange Shirt Day movement impacts everyone, everyday

Niigaanwewidam James Sinclair is Anishinaabe (St. Peter’s/Little Peguis) and an Associate Professor at the University of Manitoba. He is an award-winning writer, editor and activist who was named one of Monocle Magazine‘s “Canada’s Top 20 Most Influential People” and he won the 2018 Canadian columnist of the year at the National Newspaper Awards for his […]

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Focused vision for education: Linden Christian School

Focused vision for education: Linden Christian School

Linden Christian School (LCS) is built on relationships between students and their teachers, faith, families and the community at large. With more than 950 students, LCS is one of the largest Christian schools in Western Canada. The school, located steps from the intersection of Wilkes Avenue and Waverley Street, was founded in 1987 as a […]

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This Winnipeg golf business is a family affair

This Winnipeg golf business is a family affair

Shooters Family Golf Centre truly lives up to the ‘family’ part of its name, and offers a little something for everyone — whether it’s a relaxing game of golf, a thrilling mini-golf experience with the kids, corporate tournaments, special events, weddings or just a delicious bite to eat with friends. Located at 2731 Main Street […]

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10 years of building belonging through homeownership

10 years of building belonging through homeownership: Manitoba Tipi Mitawa

As a single mom of two young boys, my dream of owning a home was to give my kids a stable and safe place where they could grow and make lifelong memories.” — Christy, Manitoba Tipi Mitawa homeowner. An important part of building community is ensuring that children have a safe place to call home, […]

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For this North End organization, affordable housing is where the heart is

For this North End organization, affordable housing is where the heart is

North End Housing Project (NEHP) has evolved as an organization over its 20+ years of work, but one thing hasn’t changed —their commitment to providing quality, affordable housing to Winnipeggers in the North End.   Helping families gain a home NEHP was founded in 1996 out of the need for decent, affordable housing and the […]

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Sleepout reboot serves as a wake-up call

Sleepout reboot serves as a wake-up call

Participants in the rebooted Siloam Sleepout got a closer look at the reality of homelessness and the efforts to make it a thing of the past in Winnipeg. The Siloam Sleepout was held September 26 this year at Siloam Mission and around downtown Winnipeg, raising funds and awareness to help support those experiencing homelessness. It […]

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Village Canadien

Renovating Village Canadien: New buildings & a better mortgage

Manitoba’s largest housing co-operative is wrapping up a major upgrade and credits its relationship with Assiniboine Credit Union for realizing the project. Village Canadien Cooperative is completing an impressive project that will benefit its residents for years to come. Several million dollars worth of renovations have been done to 137 out of 150 units at […]

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