Birtle and District Foundation Inc.

Box 598
Birtle, MB R0M 0C0

Registered Charitable Number: 81869 1875 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest

Mission

To give our citizens an opportunity to contribute and give back to their own community.

Description

The Birtle and District Foundation was established for the Town and RM of Birtle citizens to contribute funds to the betterment of all aspects of the community and its citizens and a way to benefit future generations.

Board

  • Roger Wilson, Chair
  • Eleanor Dnistransky, Secretary/Treasurer
  • Rodney Ashcroft
  • Fred Haun
  • Dwight Stewart
  • Liz Finch
  • Suzanne Burdett
  • Shonda Ashcroft

Foundation Funds

Community Endowment Fund The money is invested, and each year the interest earned from this investment is granted within the community.

Recent Grants

Click the + to see the grant recipients.

2016 Grants - Total $13,700

Foxwarren Historical Society School Reunion
Prairie View Gymnastics Club Equipment
Classic Garden “The Centre” New Furnace & Youth Programing
Birtle Fitness Centre Floor Mats
Foxwarren Rec Centre Tables & Chairs
Cancer Care Committee Expansion of Regional Treatment Facility

Previous Recipients - Total $14,932

Birtle Playground
Valley Rec Birtle Beach Dock Proj & Disc Golf Course
Birtle Minor Ball Washroom Renos & Diamond Upgrades
Classic Garden Building Renovations
Prairie View Gymnastics Equipment
Foxwarren Chapel Roof Repair
Birtle Minor Hockey Equipment
Birtle Fitness Centre Equipment

Grant Deadlines

November 25 annually

Foundation Highlights

Citizens rise to the challenge

Nov. 9, 2016

Through your generosity the Birtle & District Foundation Community Fund has received a total of $37,962.

Birtle Foundation grants $13,700

Jan. 25, 2017

The Birtle and District Foundation, in collaboration with the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th, is excited to announce it will be granting $13,700 to six organizations in the area.

Birtle Foundation grants to gymnastics

Feb. 1, 2017

Prairie View Gymnastics Club expands equipment base thanks to help from Birtle & District Foundation and Community Fund for Canada’s 150th.

Birtle Foundation grants to Foxwarren Rink

Feb. 25, 2017

Foxwarren Rink is where the action is. Birtle & District Foundation supports another worthy cause!