Each $20 gift is worth $36 during the Endow Manitoba Giving Challenge, Nov. 9 – 15 There’s never been a better time to help our community flourish forever! The Winkler Community Foundation encourages residents of Winkler and surrounding community to make a gift between Nov. 9 – 15 as part of the Endow Manitoba Giving Challenge. For this week only, each $20 gift you make becomes $36! The Winnipeg Foundation will stretch each $5 gift made to the Community Fund with $1. The Manitoba government continues their commitment to Manitoba community foundations with their support of the Endow Manitoba Giving Challenge 2020, along with City of Winkler, Triple E, Access Credit Union, Winkler Concrete, Southern Potato, Elias Woodwork, and Kroeker Farms.Online gifts can be made securely through www.winklercommunityfoundation.com. On Thursday, November 12 you can also find the “Giving Challenge Van” at the Winkler Co-op Grocery store northeast parking lot from 10am-2pm. We will be accepting donations and sharing about the work of the foundation. Contact the Winkler Community Foundation for more giving options. “This is a great opportunity to support the Winkler Community Foundation,” says Myra Peters, Executive Director at the Winkler Community Foundation. “Of course, we welcome gifts at […]Read More
Newsletter released – October 26, 2020. 2020 has been a unique year of working together through the pandemic. We are grateful for the partnerships with RBC, Government of Canada, Community Foundations of Canada, Red Cross, and United Way Centraide, Manitoba 150 Committee, Province of Manitoba, City of Winkler and many local businesses. Thanks to these partnerships additional funds were disbursed into our community, supporting the work of our local charities. Working Together to make our community stronger is at the heart of what we do here at the Winkler Community Foundation. Mark your Calendar: Giving Challenge is November 9-15, 2020. This is an important opportunity to grow the Community Fund at the Winkler Community Foundation. Read the newsletter to learn more.