Southwest Manitoba Regional Foundation

Box 338
Deloraine, MB R0M 0M0

Registered Charitable Number: 89026 7198 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest


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Southwest Manitoba Regional Foundation Inc. Is located in the southwest corner of Manitoba and is governed by appointed directors representing the Municipalities of Two Borders, Town of Melita, Brenda-Waskada, and Deloraine-Winchester. The Board of Directors disburse yearly the earnings of the managed endowment funds to local nonprofit charitable organizations.


  • Donna Todd, Chair & Director Deloraine-Winchester
  • Melvin Lee, Vice Chair & Director Brenda-Waskada
  • Debbie McMechan, Director Two Borders
  • Don Wickham, Director Two Borders
  • Roland Hainsworth, Director Brenda-Waskada
  • Jocelyn Skelton, Director Town of Melita
  • Phil Edwards, Director Deloraine-Winchester
  • David Day, Director Deloraine-Winchester
  • Pat Whiteside, Secretary-Treasurer

Foundation Funds

All Districts Fund Supporting all districts within Southwest Manitoba Regional Foundation with yearly disbursements being shared all named funds. Donations are accepted.
Deloraine-Winchester Fund Receives donations; and supports charitiable organizations within Muncipality of Deloraine-Winchester with yearly disbursements.
Brenda-Waskada Fund Receives donations; and supports charitiable organizations with Municipality of Brenda-Waskada with yearly disbursements.
Melita-Arthur Fund Receives donations; and supports charitiable organizations within Town of Melita, and Wards 4, 5, and 6 of Two Borders with yearly disbursements.
Pierson-Two Borders Fund Recieves donations; and support charitiable organizations in Pierson, and Ward 7 of Two Borders with yearly disbursements.
Leeson Legacy Fund Closed Fund that yearly supports the Deloraine Health Centre.

Recent Grants

2016 Grants

Doug Southam Annual Bursary $500
Pierson Early Learning Centre Inc. $1,750
Sourisford Park $137
Prairie Skills Inc. $1,500
Deloraine-Winchester Recreation & Tourism $1,500
Deloraine Border Festival $571
Deloraine Curling Club $1,500
Wee R Special Inc. Daycare $800
Goodlands Heritage Church $450
Waskada Community Rink $462

Grant Deadlines

November 10