COMMUNITY PLACES PROGRAM RESOURCES

The following resources may be helpful in the planning of your renovation project.  Please see the following for information on the Manitoba Green Building Policy, other funding sources available and important telephone numbers when planning for your project.
 
 
 
 

COMMUNITY PLACES PROGRAM RESOURCES -
OTHER POSSIBLE FUNDING SOURCES

Applicant contributions to project costs can include fundraising, local government funding, other provincial government funding*, federal government funding, other funding sources, volunteer/donated labour, donated materials and loaned heavy construction equipment.  In communities under the jurisdiction of the Northern Affairs Act, Manitoba Aboriginal and Northern Affairs may provide the local government portion of eligible project costs.
* Funding from all provincial government sources combined cannot exceed 50% of total project costs.
If your community organization is planning a project, here is a list of potential funders that you might want to explore for your renovation project:
 
Canada Cultural Spaces Fund

Canadian Heritage

Community Foundation of Canada

Community Foundations of Canada

Community Incentive Grant Program

Community Museums Grants Program

Community Spaces Program 

Cropo Foundation

Designated Heritage Buildings Grant Program

Family Choices Building Fund (Childcare)

EcoACTION Community Funding Program

Ethnocultural Community Support Program

Forest Enhancement Program

General Council of Winnipeg Community Centres

Federation of Canadian Municipalities Green Municipal Fund

Heritage Canada Foundation

Hometown Manitoba

Imagine Canada

Jewish Foundation of Manitoba

Manitoba Community Foundations 

Manitoba Community Services Council

Manitoba Hydro Power Smart

Mountain Equipment Co-op

Municipal Rural Infrastructure Fund

Museums Assistance Program

Natural Resources Canada

Neighbourhoods Alive!

New Horizons for Seniors Program

Power Smart Program

Richardson Foundation

Small Capital Sponsorship Program

Sport Manitoba

Sport & Recreation Opportunities Fund

Sustainable Development Innovations Fund

Tire Stewardship Manitoba

Tree Canada

Thomas Sill Foundation

Winnipeg Arts Council

Winnipeg Foundation

 
 

COMMUNITY PLACES PROGRAM RESOURCES -
OTHER CONTACT INFORMATION

 

Permit Authorities
City of Winnipeg Projects
City of Winnipeg Building Permit Office
204-986-5140
Rural Projects
Office of the Fire Commissioner
Manitoba Hydro
204-945-3322 or Toll free 1-800-282-8069 ext. 3322
204-480-5900 or Toll free 1-888-624-9376
Code Compliance Requirements
First Nations Projects
Manitoba Hydro
204-480-5900 or Toll free 1-888-624-9376
Environment Act Licenses
Conservation and Water Stewardship
204-945-8321 or Toll free 1-866-626-4862 ext. 8321
Incorporation and Registration
Companies Office
204-945-2500 or Toll free 1-888-246-8353
Workers Compensation Board
Workers Compensation Board
204-954-4321 or Toll free 1-800-362-3340

 

 

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