The Brandon and Area Community Foundation is excited to announce a new partnership with The United Way of Brandon & District in funding Youth in Philanthropy over the next three years. Participating schools are Crocus Plains Regional Secondary School, Vincent Massey Highschool, Ecole Secondaire Neelin High School and Elton Collegiate.

Program Highlights






Crocus Plains Regional Secondary High School

Brandon Regional Health Centre Fdn.

$500.00To fund activities & program to assit the Addicitions Fdn.recovery program.

Brandon Regional Health Centre Fdn.

$500.00To purchase beds, chairs & new thermometers needed for the cancer care unit

Grey Owl Post Psychiatric Centre

$500.00Renovating the main meeting room-couch, chairts, computer.

Westman Dream for Kids Inc.
$500.00The grant will go to helping fund kids appointments, making them covid friendly trips.

Family Visions$500.00To purchase clients new glasses when needed.




Neelin YIP






École secondaire Neelin High School

Big Brothers & Sisters of Brandon

$500.00To enhancing programs for kids.

Brandon Friendship Centre Inc.

$500.00For Kids summer program buy new equipment & life jackets.

Fund for Furry Friends
$500.00To pay for spay/neuter program.

Manitoba Possible Services Inc.

$500.00To grant would be used locally for inclusive & accessible society.
Samaritan House Resource Centre
$500.00To help buy food and other basic needs for clients.








Elton Collegiate

Assiniboine Food Forest Inc.
$500.00To purchase a pole saw used for tree triming.

Brandon & Area Youth for Christ Inc.

$500.00To support the creation of welcome baskets for youth who enter the program.

Rapid City Library

$500.00To purchase new teen & graphic novel books.

Waves of Hope
$500.00To update organization's website.

The Women's Resource Centre Inc.
$500.00To fund their breakfast program and to buy items for women in need.







Vincent Massey High School

Brandon Humane Society

$416.65To purchase dog & cat food & pay vet bills.

Brandon Riverbank Inc.

$416.67To improve trails at the Labyrinth of Peace @ the Riverbank.

Child & Family Services

$416.67Food costs and supplies for the child in compromised situations.

Fund for Furry Friends

$416.67To pay for spay/neuter program.

Samaritan House Resource Centre

$416.67To help buy food and other basic needs for clients.

The Women's Resource Centre
$416.67To provide counselling to the 1900 single mother families in westman.


For more information on the YIP program or how you can help to keep this initiative viable, please contact the BACF office at 204-571-0529 or e-mail


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