Elkhorn and Area Foundation

Box 25
Elkhorn, MB R0M 0N0

Registered Charitable Number: 89795 1190 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest


The foundation is established to ensure in perpetuity:

  1. The preservation and advancement of the quality of life in the community;
  2. The assistance of the community in responding to today’s challenges and meeting emerging needs of now and the future;
  3. The protection and development of assets, including human, physical and heritage, including but not restricting the generality of the foregoing: cultural, recreational, education, health care, heritage, environmental and other charitable purposes.


The Elkhorn and Area Foundation Inc. continues to attract new gifts of capital and continues to provide grants to qualified donees for community projects.


  • Brenda Orr – Chair
  • Teresa Sanheim – Vice-Chair
  • Marcy Rowan – Treasurer
  • Jill Canart
  • Linda Clarke
  • Michael Stevenson
  • Steven Malcolm

Recent Grants


Elkhorn Early Learning Center $15,000
Elkhorn Ag. Society $15,000
Elkhorn District Community Center $15,000
Royal Canadian Legion – Branch #58 $6,000
Elkhorn Elks Community Fund $5,885
Wallace District Fire Board $5,000
Elkhorn Museum Restoration Club $4,000
Virden Auditorium Restoration Committee $3,000
Elkhorn School Band $2,500
Virden Wellview Golf Club $2,500
Manitoba Automobile Museum Foundation $2,000
Upper Assiniboine River Conservation District $1,000
Elkhorn & Area HandiVan $900
Elkhorn School Grade 2 class $500
Diabetes Canada-Send a kid to Camp $250

Grant Deadlines

March 31