Winnipeg non-profits: grants available to make your spaces more accessible

May 14, 2018
On behalf of the Disabilities Issues Office
The Manitoba Government invites non-profit community organizations to submit project proposals to improve physical accessibility to Community Places Program (CPP) by May 28, 2018.

The Province of Manitoba will grant up to $50,000 in funding (must be matched with other sources) and planning assistance for facility or green space construction, upgrading, expansion or acquisition projects, including accessibility improvements. Projects should target sustainable recreation and wellness benefits to communities. The projects must be completed by March 31, 2019.

Community Places Program will be hosting an “Application / Project Planning Webinar” on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. for groups who are considering applying for assistance under CPP. This webinar will provide an overview of the program, eligibility criteria, Technical Services available and instruction on filling out the grant application.

Please register in advance. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar. If you have require assistance, please call Municipal Relations at 204-726-6352.