RC360 Season 2, Episode 11

River City 360

In this instalment of River City 360:

  • Community Foundations of Canada recently allocated $500,000 from its Welcome Fund for Syrian Refugees to support Syrian refugees in Winnipeg. RC360 has full coverage of the announcement. (The Winnipeg Foundation also set up the Welcome to Winnipeg Fund to support the immediate needs of newcomers to Winnipeg. Learn more or make a gift.)
  • The Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba held its annual Stone Soup fundraiser. RC360 spoke with several attendees, as well as Erin Harris, a teacher and Board Member of the Child Nutrition Council.
  • Coverage of the Fast Pitch semifinal, including reactions from the participants, which organizations' presenters qualified for the final, and how to get tickets to the final showcase.
  • And Noah Erenberg, Convener of Community News Commons, joins hosts Nolan Bicknell and Robert Zirk to discuss the latest stories written by citizen journalists on CNC.

Originally broadcast on 93.7 CJNU-FM on March 20, 2016.


River City 360 is a project of The Winnipeg Foundation, in partnership with Community News Commons and 93.7 CJNU FM.
River City 360