Minnedosa & District Foundation Inc.

P.O. Box 1980
Minnedosa, MB R0J 1E0

Registered Charitable Number: 119041788 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest

Mission

The Minnedosa and District Foundation is committed to enhancing the quality of life for our citizens by promoting charitable, educational, and cultural endeavors; to encourage and inspire donors in charitable giving for the benefit of the community and to leave a legacy for the future.

Board

  • Bruce McNabb, Chairperson
  • Pat Skatch, Vice Chairperson
  • Wilma Jones, Secretary
  • Jean Garbolinsky, Treasurer
  • Cheryl Johnson
  • Gaylene Johnson
  • Grant Spraggs
  • Harvey Wedgewood

Foundation Funds

Minnedosa & District Smart and Caring Community Fund Unencumbered funds
Verna Averill Estate Fund Unencumbered funds
Verna Averill Scholarship Fund $2,000 Annual MCI Scholarship
Shawn Cooper Memorial Scholarship Fund $200 Annual MCI Scholarship
Minnedosa District Museum and Heritage Village Corp. Fund
Dr. A S Khandelwal Family Fund 2 – $500 Annual Scholarships

Recent Grants

2017

Alzheimer Society of Manitoba – Westman Region $2,580
Camp Wannakumbac $5,000
Diabetes Camp program $1,000
MCI United Nations Assembly and Encounters with Cda $1,150
Minnedosa Agricultural Society $5,000
Minnedosa & Area Food Bank Inc $1,500
Minnedosa Community Childcare Cooperative $5,000
Minnedosa & District Farmers Market $1,250
Minnedosa District Museum & Heritage Village $1,000
Minnedosa FunFest $2,000
Minnedosa Horticultural Society $500
Minnedosa Men’s Shed $3,000
Minnedosa Minor Baseball $4,500
Minnedosa Minor Hockey $1,280
Minnedosa Performing Arts Committee(Expressions) $1,000
Minnedosa PCH $1,000
Minnedosa Regional Library $700
Minnedosa Service to Seniors $2,180
Minnedosa United Church $1,000
Minnedosa Youth Basketball Camp $500
Minnedosa Youth Soccer $5,000
Port in a Storm $1,000
Rockin The Fields $5,000
Rolling River Festival of the Arts $500
South Mountain Refugee Sponsorship Committee $1,000
TCS Playground Structure for Gr 3 – 8 $20,000
TCS “Flight Club” $500
TCS Safety Patrols $500
Victoria Quilts Canada – Neepawa chapter $1,000
Beach Enhancement Committee $10,000
Scholarships
  • Averill $2,000
  • Cooper $200
  • Khandelwal $1,000
$3,200
Beach Enhancement commitment $42,500
over 4 years

Grant Deadlines

October 1

Foundation Highlights