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Open-secret philanthropy
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The 2005 fiscal period filings are not currently available, but those for 2003, 2004 and 2006, offer an interesting window into the wide...more

Breakfast Club of Canada founder to lobby cabinet for national school food program during retreat
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... the back burner while other agendas (get pushed) forward” said Germain, a Quebec-based social entrepreneur and Member of the Order of...more

Winnipeg Foundation grants benefit community groups
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Rick Frost, foundation chief executive officer, said the dozen one-time grants are unusual because, not only are they unrestricted, meaning groups...more

Siloam Mission's social enterprise laundry is 'changing lives'
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Siloam Mission's social enterprise laundry is 'changing lives' ... start for people experiencing homelessness through a social enterprise laundry...more

Siloam Mission launches commercial laundry social enterprise project
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With the push of the start button on a washing machine, Siloam Mission officially launched its first social enterprise project on Wednesday. Director...more

Winnipeg Foundation donates $1M for health research grants at U of M
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The Winnipeg Foundation has donated $1 million to support health sciences research at the University of Manitoba. The funding, announced...more

Winnipeg volunteer's winning pitch scores grant for Snowflake Place
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Thanks to a young woman's winning pitch, Snowflake Place has more money to help young victims of abuse. Aliya Mrochuk, 24, won the $1,000...more

Community incentive grants approved
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Feb. 12 East Kildonan-Transcona Community Committee meeting notes Two community incentive grants were approved by the...more

Building a foundation of reconciliation
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The Winnipeg Foundation, the country's oldest community foundation, accepted the call. Earlier this month, it issued $1.3 million in grants to 20...more

Manitoba museums' coffers get 'stretch grants' from province
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Administered by The Winnipeg Foundation, the Manitoba Heritage Trust Program offers provincial support with stretch grants of one dollar for...more

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Oxfordshire Billed As Britain’s First Social Enterprise County

Oxfordshire Billed As Britain’s First Social Enterprise County

Social Enterprise UK  named Oxfordshire  county as Britain’s first-ever 'Social Enterprise Place’. According to Social Enterprise UK, the county was crowned the title because it is “committed to supporting businesses that hold a social or environmental mission and reinvest their profits for good.”

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