Manitoba Build 150 Grants
Keystone Agricultural & Recreational Centre Inc.To convert the greenspace area surrounding the stage in the treed area near 13th St on the Keystone Centre grounds, in the 100-year-Patmore-Forrest,
Phase 1: installation of a 53x140 concrete slab (to house a three season clear-top tent for events) as well as installation of an additional 30x30 concrete slab with a permanent, open pavilion roof structure.
Westman Dreams for KidsWestman Dreams for Kids Accessibility playground to provide fun for all children.$60,000
Emergency Community Support Grants
Big Brothers & Sisters of Brandon AssociationPurchase Ipads to provide families without the means of virtual communication to stay connected to their mentors.$4,200
Bear Clan of BrandonTo provide care kits and snacks to community members that have lost access to support due to COVID-19.

Brandon Public LibraryTo help seniors to stay connected, the purchase of 10 large screen tablets for the seniors lending library.$4,800
CNIB of BrandonTo fund virtual programming to clients in Brandon and southwestern Manitoba..

Helping Hands of Brandon
The purchase a new commercial walk-in cooler. $14,800
Keystone Agricultural & Recreational CentrePurchase of sanitization equipment for public event spaces.$8,860
Prairie Oasis Senior CentreTo purchase commercial food preparation equipment for the” Meals on Wheels” program and Ipads to help seniors communicate with family during isolation.

Samaritan House Ministries.To purchase a new commercial walk-in cooler and construction of new rooms/beds for the Safe & Warm Shelter. $35,580
Seniors for SeniorsTo fund the "Dinner is Served" program to seniors that are isolated due to COVID-19 and to purchase new kitchen appliances at the senior centre for the dinner program. To fund senior’s mental health programming.$28,300
The Women's Resource CentreTo fund programming to meet the increased needs of women and children in Brandon and southwestern Manitoba and to improve sanitation to existing office kitchen.

YMCA of BrandonAs per Covid-19 regulations, to provide extra lifeguards to monitor physical distancing within the offered programs and pools.$4,060
2020 Awarded Grants

In 2020, Brandon Area Community Foundation granted over 1 million to Brandon and southwestern Manitoba community projects!

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

Eckhardt-Gramatte Competition Inc.
Support the 44th National Music competition.
Pediatric Oncology Family Centre of MB
To build a new Ronald McDonald house in Wpg.
Provincial Exhibition of MB
Repaint the exterior of the Display Building ll.
Brandon Museum Inc.
To exhibit "The Sound of History: Bands & Musicians from Western MB's Past" .
ACC Foundation
To purchase of pediatric mannequins.
Westman Aphasia Inc.
To update the Westman Aphasia website.
Onanole & District Recreation Centre
New flooring in the community centre.
Western MB Regional Library
Purchase of 2 laptops to be used for remote working and teaching.

Samaritan House
Phase 4 - expansion of the Safe & Warm Shelter.
Victoria's Quilts Canada - MB Brandon
To provide handmade quilts to people living with cancer.$2,000
One At A Time Rescue
To purchase a pet curadle.
RM of Glenboro South Cypress/Glenboro Rink Committee
To purchase a Zamboni for the Glenboro rink.
YMCA of Brandon
Buy new appliances for the new child care centre in the Maryland Park School.

Rivers & Area Game & Fish Assoc.New concrete at the boat launch.
Killarney Turtle Mountain Arts Council
Provide "Youth Art Series" programing.
Strathclair & District Theatre Committee Inc.
Upgrade of sound system to the Theatre,addition of an Assisted Listening Capability system to help the hearing impaired.
West Souris River Conservation District
MB Burrowing Owl Recovery program.
Town of Minnedosa Lake Improvement Committee
Purchase of a weed harvester trailer.
Wasagaming Community Arts Inc.
New flooring in the arts building.

Brandon Riverbank Inc.
A canoe/kayak launch at the Riverbank.$25,000
Habitat for Humanity MB Bdn.Chapter
Construction of new home in Brandon. $11,850

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