WINNIPEG FOUNDATION,THE

Financial Information

Total Assets: $419,167,761

Total Giving: $14,994,811

Area of Service:

Winnipeg

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

None

Grants

The following grants were reported in 2008:
$300,000 to University Of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB. For Education, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Native Women’s Transition Centre, Winnipeg, MB. For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to Manitoba Indian Cultural Education Centre, Winnipeg, MB. For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$100,000 to St. John Ambulance, Winnipeg, MB. For Health, payable over 1 year.
$87,994 to North Point Douglas Women’s Centre, Winnipeg, MB. For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Manitoba Museum, Winnipeg, MB. For Arts & Culture, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 To Andrews Street Family Centre, Winnipeg, MB. For Social & Human Services, Payable Over 1 Year.
$75,000 to Association For Community Living, Manitoba Winnipeg MB For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.
$75,000 to Manidoo Gi-Miinigonaan R.B. Russell Infant Centre Winnipeg MB For Miscellaneous Philanthropy, payable over 1 year.
$65,000 to Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Winnipeg MB For Social & Human Services, payable over 1 year.

Limitations

Applications accepted.

Summary

The foundation supports Arts & Culture, Community Services, Education & Employment, Environment, Health, Heritage, Recreation & Camps.

Additional

Type of Grant maker: Public foundation
Established in January, 1967 in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

http://www.wpgfdn.org/

Located in:

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada,

Winnipeg

Canada

Contact Information / Process

Phone: (204) 944-9474

Email: [email protected]

Address:
1350 – One Lombard Pl
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3b 0x3

Procedure:
Guidelines must be reviewed prior to making a request. The foundation accepts applications only through their online application process. Applications are reviewed by the Executive Director and Grants Officer. A site visit is generally done.
Please prepare the following information before beginning the application process:
Project Description (form available online, to be saved to your local disk or hard drive)
Agency Information (form available online, to be saved to your local disk or hard drive)
List of Board of Directors / Officers and their affiliations
Most recent audited financial statements
Most recent annual report
Income and expense budget for the current fiscal year
Application deadlines are as follows:
For Community grants less than $100,000: Jan 30th, April 30th, Sept. 30.
For Community grants $100,000 and greater: Dec. 30th
EnviroGrants: April 15th and October 15th.
Literacy for Life Fund: Jan 2, April 1, June 1, Oct 1
All applications will receive a response.

Donors & Leadership

Not available

EIN:

119300960RR0001