To be a catalyst for strengthening community well being, now and for future generations, by promoting philanthropy, creating partnerships and supporting diverse charitable organizations.
A Winnipeg where community life flourishes for all.
Canada’s first community foundation, The Winnipeg Foundation, was established in 1921. Today we are home to more than 3,500 endowment funds, established by people from all walks of life. Donors to The Foundation share a commitment to the Foundation’s vision of “a Winnipeg where community life flourishes for all.”
In 2017, The Winnipeg Foundation received 6,420 gifts and contributions, totaling $42.4 million and distributed $38.1 million to the community.