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Community Leadership

We foster generosity and community spirit.

CNC training session
Community News Commons (CNC) training session at Winnipeg Free Press Café

Community leadership initiatives provide resources, opportunities, advice and much more to encourage leadership and citizenship in our community. The Winnipeg Foundation believes a more informed and engaged community is a more caring and giving community.

Community News Commons

Community News Commons (CNC) is a public media project anchored by an online news website authored by citizen journalists. CNC features articles, photos, videos and other media created by community members who share stories important to them.

Endow Manitoba

The Winnipeg Foundation is proud to work with our 50 fellow Manitoba community foundations to encourage and nurture the giving spirit for which our province is known. Endow Manitoba promotes and builds our network of like-minded organizations.

Fast Pitch

The Winnipeg Foundation’s Fast Pitch is a 8-week coaching program to help build the capacity of, and create visibility for, Winnipeg’s charitable sector.

River City 360

River City 360 (RC360), views and news from around Winnipeg, is a radio program on CJNU 93.7 FM featuring stories about individuals and charitable organizations working to make Winnipeg the best it can be, along with music and community event updates.

Vital Signs®

Winnipeg’s first full Vital Signs® is a snapshot on the vitality of our community that identifies significant needs and trends. The report combines research with the results of a survey, in which community members provide insights on issue areas critical to quality of life in Winnipeg.