GRANTS

 

2018 Awarded Grants

In 2018, Brandon Area Community Foundation granted $579,066.00 to Brandon and Southwestern MB community projects!

Below is a list of the charities that were successful in their funding requests.

COMMUNITY GRANTS DESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Artist in Healthcareto allow musicians to play for patients in the Brandon Regional Health Centre$3,000
Ashley Neufield Softball Complex Inc.renovations to donated building-canteen, washroom, umpire change room, and equipment$53,000
Auditorium Theatre -Virden MBpurchase new sound system$5,000
Baldur Memorial Hallrenovations to the community hall - new sound system, painting of the interior $10,000
Brandon Film Festivalpurchase of acoustic projection sound screen$5,000
Fern Valley Recreation - Hartney MBnatural playground outside of the Civic Centre in Hartney, MB$3,500
Glenboro Minor Ball-Glenboro MBconstruction of new building that includes canteen with kitchen, washrooms, equipment storage

$35,000
Glenora Community Hallpurchase electric oven for community hall$15,000
International Music Camp-Boissevainstructural repairs to camp buildings$14,000
Keystone Centrepurchase & installation of bleacher motors & electrical components for bleachers in Kinsmen & Enns Bros. arenas$45,000
Let's Talk Sciencesupport Science Outreach program for K-12 students. $5,000
Oak Lake Agricultural SocietyBuild a 100 x 30ft addition on the existing Oak Lake Community Hall$30,000
Prairie Mountain Museum-Shoal Lake MBrenovation of kitchen in the Museum$5,000
Prairie Oasispurchase of soup pot & serving table for meal programs$1,700
Provincial Exhibition of MBpurchase of 2 defibrillators & 2 baby change tables$5,000
Riverdale Community Daycare-Rivers MBpurchase intercom system for the new daycare$6,400
Souris & Glenwood Agricultural Society renovations to fairground building - new canteen and washroom facility$15,000
St. John Ambulancepurchase of 2 bikes & related supplies for the bike patrol at community events$4,500
Town of Carberry community pool upgrades$25,000
Victoria's Quilts MB Branch-Neepawa MBprovide handmade quilts for people living with cancer$2,000
Western Manitoba Science Fairprovide financial support for students to participate in the regional science fair$5,000
Women's Resource Centreexpand drop-in program at centre, purchase 2 computers, printer & software, provide food for breakfast program$4,600
YWCA Brandonkitchen renovations at Meredith Place$7,000
TYPE OF GRANTAMOUNT
DESIGNATED GRANTS$59,547
DONOR ADVISED GRANTS$191,019
100 WOMEN WHO CARE$12,000
YOUTH IN PHILANTHROPY (YIP)$10,000

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