Welcome to the Team, Cassandra!

We are pleased to welcome a new Planning and Evaluation Facilitator to our office! Cassandra joins the Health in Common team with a background in health equity and youth homelessness. Most recently, Cassandra worked on the Measuring Health Equity initiative with Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. She has a Master’s degree in Social Work from Carleton University and experience in qualitative and quantitative methods, program evaluation and planning. Cassandra is eager to utilize her skills and looks forward to meeting and working with you!

Around Manitoba


Creative Manitoba
Coach Access Program for Non-Profit Arts and Cultural Organizations: A Guide to Organizational Assessment for Continuous Improvement
Various dates

Volunteer Manitoba
Roles & Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board
September 2 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Roles & Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board
September 6 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Social Media for Non-Profits
September 13 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Financial Responsibilities of Non-Profit Boards
September 20 New

Volunteer Manitoba
The 3 Rs of Volunteer Management: Recruit. Retain. Recognize.
September 27 New

ACHIEVE Training Centre
Managing Mental Health in the Workplace: Rights and Responsibilities
October 3 New

Lorch and Associates
Executive Director Exchange
October 3-November 14 New

ACHIEVE Training Centre
Violence Threat Assessment: Planning and Response
October 4 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Six Steps to Holding Effective Meetings
October 4 New

Lorch and Associates
Minute Taking
October 5 New

Lorch and Associates
Key to Good Governance: Understanding Roles and Responsibilities
October 10 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Writing Persuasive Proposals
October 11 New

Lorch and Associates
Reading Not-for-Profit Financial Statements
October 12 New

ACHIEVE Training Centre
Leadership: Insights for Thinking Differently
October 18 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Social Media for Non-Profits
October 18 New

Lorch and Associates
Effective Board of Directors Meetings
October 24 New

ACHIEVE Training Centre
Dealing with Difficult People
October 25 New

Volunteer Manitoba
Roles & Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board
October 25 New

Various Locations & Distance Education

Canadian CED Network
CoopZone Online Training Program
Various dates

Wellness Institute
Get Better Together!
Various dates and location

Online Continuing Training Course – A Framework for Analyzing Public Policies

Outside Manitoba

Calgary, AB

EconoUs2017: Innovating for Shared Prosperity
September 13-15

Montreal, QC

Research Data Alliance: Better Data, Better Decisions Conference
September 19-21 New

Funding Opportunities

Funding Deadlines Calendar

Aboriginal Funds for Species at Risk Program

Arts Development Project Support Program (ADPS)

Assiniboine Credit Union

Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage

Canada Summer Jobs

Canadian Institute for Health Research, Funding Opportunities Database

Canadian Rural Research Network (list of funding opportunities)

Canadian Tire Jump Start

Canadian Women’s Foundation

Carolyn Sifton Foundation

Celebrate Canada

Communities 4 Families

Designated Heritage Buildings 

Earth Day Canada, Hometown Heroes Award Program

Employment and Social Development Canada
Innovative Solutions to Homelessness (Contribution Projects)

Employment and Social Development Canada
Innovative Solutions to Homelessness (Microgrants)

FCC AgriSpirit Fund

Habitat Stewardship Program for Species at Risk

Healthy Together Now Downtown

Heart & Stroke Foundation Manitoba Primary Prevention Challenge

Hometown Green Team

Hometown Manitoba

Human Resources and Skills Development Canada

Deadline August 15, 2017 (Winnipeg region)

Lake Winnipeg Foundation
Stewardship, Research and Education Grants Program

The Lawson Foundation
Active Outdoor Play Grant

Manitoba After School Arts Enrichment Program

Manitoba Camping Association Sunshine Fund

Manitoba Community Arts Council Grants

Manitoba Community Museums Grant Program

Manitoba Community Places Program

Manitoba  Community Services Council

Manitoba Culture, Heritage and Tourism

Manitoba Foundation for Sports Scholarship

Manitoba Heritage Grants Programs

Manitoba Hydro Commercial Custom Measures

Manitoba Hydro Forest Enhancement Program

Manitoba Lotteries Corporation

Manitoba Water Stewardship Fund

Mountain Equipment Coop Community Contributions

National Crime Prevention Centre

Neighbourhoods Alive! Community Initiatives

Neighbourhoods Alive! Localized Improvement Fund for Tomorrow

Neighbourhoods Alive! Neighbourhood Renewal Fund

New Horizons for Seniors

ParticipACTION Teen Challenge

Regional – Community Sport Development Grants and Programs

RCMP Foundation

Selkirk & District Community Foundation, Games Legacy Fund

Sport Manitoba

TD Friends of the Environment Foundation

Urban Green Team

Young Canada Works

Youth Take Charge

Winnipeg Arts Council

Homelessness Partnering Strategy
Aboriginal Homelessness Funding Stream

Western Canada Summer Games Legacy Fund

Winnipeg Community Infrastructure Program

Winnipeg Foundation Community Grants

Winnipeg Foundation Camps & Summer Programming Grants

Winnipeg Foundation EnviroGrants Program

Winnipeg Foundation Literacy for Life Fund

Winnipeg Foundation Nourishing Potential Grants Program

Western Communities Foundation

Women in Sport Encouragement Fund

Women to Watch (Sport Manitoba)

Health and Sustainability Promotion

International Youth Day
August 12

World Humanitarian Day
August 19

International Overdose Awareness Day
August 31