GRANTS

 

2021 Community Grants

Our Community Grants Program provides financial support to charities in Brandon and Westman.   BACF’s Community Grants support a wide range of projects in the areas of Community Service, Arts, Culture, Heritage, Education, Environment, Health, Recreation, and Technology. Grant funding is available for registered non-profit organizations operating in Brandon and Westman Area.

2021 Awarded Grants

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

COMMUNITY GRANT
DESCRIPTIONAMOUNT
Associated Manitoba Arts Festivals

AMAF 2022 Provincial Music & Arts Festival
$7,000
Bdn/District Chapter Learning Disabilities of Manitoba
Brandon Adult Tutoring Program for Learning Disabled Adults

$2,000
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Westman
Signage Update

$3,000
Brandon RiverbankCanoe/Kayak Launch at the Brandon Riverbank$25,000
Brandon Seniors for Seniors Co-op Inc.
Technology Access Program for Seniors (TAPS)
$5,000
Brandon Seniors for Seniors Co-op Inc.
Technology Access Program for Seniors (TAPS)
$5,000
Brandon Seniors for Seniors Co-op Inc.
Modernizing Our Organization (MOO)
$10,000
BU Centre for Aboriginal & Rural Education Studies (BU CARES)

From the Classroom to the Community: Connecting Researchers with People Who Live It
$8,000
Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba, Inc.
2022-23 School Meal & Snack Program Grants in the Westman Area
$10,000
Children's Hospital Foundation of Manitoba
Indigenous Community Healing Space

$25,000

Habitat Manitoba
Electrical Requirements for Brandon Chapter build - one side of a side-by-side.
$6,500
International Music Camp

Building Levelling & Stabilzation Project: Final Phase
$8,350
John Howard Society of BrandonTo help support the new House build$25,000
Keystone Agricultural and Recreation Centre Inc.
Security Camera Replacement & Expansion

$25,000
Mood Disorders of MB (Bdn.& Westman Region)

Maintenance and Expansion of Mood Disorders Association Westman Programs
$5,000
Prison Fellowship Canada

Angel Tree Christmas Project

$1,500
R.M. of Glenboro South Cypress/Glenboro Gaiety Theatre
Theatre Lobby Upgrade
$3,000
R.M. of Pipestone/Albert Recreation Commission

New Multi Use Facility

$10,000
Rivers Baseball Association
Diamond Expansion Project

$5,000
Rivers Game & Fish Organization Inc.
Education Centre, Generator

$3,900
Ronald McDonald House$12,000
Rural Municipality of Prairie Lakes
Ninette Public Boat Launch Restoration
$4,300
Souris River Recreation Commission
Wawanesa Arena Ice Plant Replacement


$60,000
Terry Fox Memorial Park (sub committee RM of Prairie Lakes)

Terry Fox Park Playground Equipment Phase 2
$7,000
United Way Brandon & District
Renovate Store Room into working office, replace aging office chairs
$6,700
Valley Life Recreation
Squirrel Hills Trail Park (Family Loop/Green Trail)
$22,500
Victoria's Quilts Canada
Quilts for Manitoba Cancer Patients
$1,000
Virden Skate Park. Build a 6,500 square foot concrete skate park$25,000
Westman Aphasia Inc.
Promotional Videos for Website and Teaching/Educational Purposes
$5,000
Westman Trail Association Equipment for trail maintenance to be used for the Brandon Hills$10,000
YMCA of Brandon
Dood Cristall YMCA Expansion
$75,000
TYPE OF GRANTAMOUNT
DESIGNATED GRANTS$57,185
DONOR ADVISED GRANTS $296,943
YOUTH IN PHILANTHROPY (YIP)$10,000

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