GRANTS

 

2019 Awarded Grants

In 2019, Brandon Area Community Foundation granted $641,152.00 to Brandon and Southwestern MB community projects!

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

COMMUNITY GRANTS DESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Andrews FieldBackstop improvements to Andrews Field.
$35,000.00
Artists in Health CareTo allow musicians to play for patients in the Brandon Regional Health Centre.$2,000.00
Associated Manitoba Arts Festival Inc.Assistance to hold the 2020 provincial Music & Arts Festival in Bdn.
$3,000.00
Brandon Area Community FoundationSupport BACF operation.$10,300.00
Brandon District Chapter LDAM Inc.Learning disabilities practical learning tutor services program.$2,000.00
Brandon Friendship Centre
Host the National Indigenous Peoples’ Day @ the Riverbank Discovery Centre.$5,000.00
Brandon Humane SocietyHelp to pay for food & cost of animal healthcare.$400.00
Brandon Riverbank Inc.For new LED lighting along the walking paths.
$40,000.00
Child and Family ServicesRenovating roof of the McCutcheon Building which host the Preschool Enrichment Program and Victoria Daycare.$15,000.00
Clack Family Heritage MuseumConstruct a 20 x 30 pole frame metal building to house horse equipment and four horse buggies.$4,000.00
Company 697720 MB Association Inc.Renovations for a support group.$9,600.00
Crisis Pregnancy CentreEmotional & financial support.
$500.00
Glenboro Gaiety TheatreTheatre audio system upgrade.
$6,000.00
Helping Hands of BrandonPurchase commercial dishwasher.$4,500.00
Huntington Society of CanadaResearch$300.00
Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts CouncilPurchase of sound system equipment.$3,800.00
Oak Lake Day CareInstall artificial turf in the play area and create a new play space for infants and smaller groups of preschool children.$5,000.00
Razzamatazz Dance ClubUpgrades to the dancer’s area in new club.$1,500.00
Russell's Lots A Tots Inc.Expansion of day care to include an additional 8 infant, 24 preschool and 20 school age spaces.

$25,000.00
United Way of BrandonPurchase of new boardroom furniture.$9,000.00
Victoria's Quilts MB Branch-Neepawa MBProvide handmade quilts for people living with cancer.$2,000.00
Virden Skatepark Building a 6,500 square foot concrete skate park.$25,000.00
Virden Spray ParkConstruction of a spray park within the Town of Virden.$10,000.00
Western Manitoba Science FairTo support the annual science fair held in Brandon.$5,000.00
Westman Trail AssociationEquipment for trail maintenance to be used for the Brandon Hills.

$15,000.00
Whitewater ParkWhitewater Park Project.$9,000.0
YMCA of BrandonTwo laptop computers & printer for new child care centre.$2,100.00
YMCA Strong KidsYouth Program.$300.00
TYPE OF GRANTAMOUNT
DESIGNATED GRANTS$60,876.00
DONOR ADVISED GRANTS$288,026.00
100 WOMEN WHO CARE$8,550.00
YOUTH IN PHILANTHROPY (YIP)$10,000.00

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