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24 Hr Giving Challenge

October 18, 2018

On November 17, 2018

The Winkler Community Foundation will be hosting our 5th Annual 24 HOUR GIVING CHALLENGE.

Watch $5 turn into $15 by taking part in the 24 Hour Challenge.

On this day, all gifts received by the Winkler Community Foundation designated to the Community Fund will be stretched thanks to

Each of these businesses have committed to donating $1 for every $5 received to a maximum of gift of $2,000.

We want to also say thank you to other donors that have committed to varying amounts of matching donations stretching the gift that are received on November 17.

For the 24 Hour Giving Challenge, The Winnipeg Foundation is receipting all contributions made allowing 100% of the contributions to go into our Community Endowment fund impacting local charities for local projects. If you plan to issue a cheque, we ask it be written to the WINNIPEG FOUNDATION and dated November 17th. Cheques can be dropped off at the Winkler Community Foundation office located at City Hall any time before November 17 or drop off with a Board member at the foundation table on November 17 at Winkler Coop grocery store between 10-2pm.

You can also donate by credit card – just click the “DONATE” button on the top of this page and follow the prompts.

There’s never been a better time to HELP OUR COMMUNITY GROW!


Scholarship Renewals

If you are a current Make It A Reality scholarship recipient or a Ongoing Education Support scholarship recipient, please complete the renewal form that was sent out to your email. In order for our scholarship recipients to receive their renewable scholarships for the upcoming Fall 2021 school year, we need the completed renewal forms to be submitted by January 31, 2021. If you have any questions or did not receive the renewal form, please emails us at

Pay It Forward May

  Pay it Forward is something we can and should be doing all year round. The Winkler Community Foundation and Morden Area Foundation has chosen one month to be more active in our efforts – not because we have to, but because we want to. Not because we’ve experienced kindness from others, but because we want to work together to make our community strong and vibrant. Pay it Forward. Inspire others. Impact our Community.