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Winnipeg organization Pulford Community Living Services

Winnipeg organization is building independence and a place to call home

Pulford Community Living Services provides residential services for those living with intellectual and physical disabilities. Established in 1986, Winnipeg-based Pulford Community Living Services had a vision that would expand over three decades to make a lasting impact on people’s quality of life. This not-for-profit community-focused organization provides support for people living with intellectual and developmental […]

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Opportunities for Employment: A new approach to matching job seekers with local businesses

Opportunities for Employment: A new approach to matching job seekers with local businesses

This Winnipeg organization is not your average employment agency. The motto for Winnipeg employment agency Opportunities for Employment is “Get Ready, Get Hired” — and this is accomplished with the process of “Assess, Equip and Connect.” It’s this last word in the phrase that truly sets the organization apart. Founded over 20 years ago by […]

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North End Rising - Merchants Corner

North End rising: Merchants Corner opens

Formerly a hotspot in the community for all the wrong reasons, the Merchants Hotel was officially reborn on April 28, 2018 as “Merchants Corner.” Now, this educational, residential and neighbourhood hub for the North End brings an entirely new positive impact — imagined and built by the community, for the community. Hundreds gathered on the […]

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Make a positive social impact with an ethical Manitoba investment

Make a positive social impact with an ethical Manitoba investment

In its 19-year history, this made in Manitoba investment fund has leveraged more than $21 million in financing for not-for-profit organizations, co-operatives and social enterprises. Here is who they are and how you can get involved. Unique in Manitoba, the Jubilee Fund is a local non-profit charity that is devoted to making a positive social […]

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Canada Learning Bond

Is your child eligible for this $2,000 education bond?

Over 129,000 Manitoban children are eligible for a program that can provide them up to $2,000 per year towards their education. But only 23% of families are taking advantage of the opportunity. Why aren’t more Manitobans using the Canada Learning Bond? The Canada Learning Bond Open House, held on January 17, 2018 at David Livingstone […]

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Empowering youth and addressing homelessness in our community.

How do you address poverty and homelessness in our community? By empowering people with the skills to navigate the world and the confidence to flourish against all odds. But this doesn’t happen by accident, and it’s programs like Just TV at the Broadway Neighbourhood Centre that are leading the charge. The Just TV program, which […]

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Winnipeg, MB R3C 1A8

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