Trans Canada Trail, Winnipeg
TCT is the longest recreational trail in the world, spanning every province and territory, and connecting 15,000 rural, urban and indigenous communities from coast to coast. It's a thread that connects Canada's diverse landscapes, seasons, people and experiences. This grant helps to design a new bench that provides a resting place along the Trans Canada Trail in Winnipeg.
Winnipeg Quakers Meeting
WQM is the financial administrator of the We Are All Treaty People Celebration. The WAATP project is a direct response to the Calls to Action of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Their vision is to provide an opportunity for Settlers and Newcomers to join together with indigenous people in celebrating the kinship relationship created by the signing of Treaty One and other numbered treaties. This grant helps to cover additional expenditures related to this celebration that is being held in St. John's Park on September 19th, 2021.
Right to Play International, Toronto
RTP's mission is to protect, educate and empower children to rise above adversity using the power of play. Through play children gain confidence and learn about cooperation and teamwork. Indigenous youth and their communities have been identified as areas where RTP programming would have significant impact. This grant helps towards RTP program costs in Manitoba's First Nations. It will be payable over two years.