Westoba Announces Second Round of Major Grant Winners!


On November 19th, Westoba held their second call for community funds. In total we received over 30 applications! Westoba’s Community Investment Committee reviewed all applications and selected six recipients who will receive major funding. In total, Westoba will be providing $18,000 in funding to six deserving non-profit, charitable or community organizations across Manitoba who are helping build stronger community infrastructure through facilities or programming.

Keep reading to learn about our six recipients who will be receiving Community Investment Funds from Inspire:

1 ) Municipality of Killarney – Turtle Mountain was awarded $4,000 to sponsor a Performing Arts Series. Learn More >

2) Municipality of Glenboro – South Cypress received $2,000 to help improve accessibility in the Gaiety Theatre. Learn More >

3) Souris Hillcrest Community Corporation was awarded $4,000 to help with the Hillcrest Museum updates and renovations. Learn More >

4) Brandon Seniors for Seniors received $10,000 (to be dispersed over 2 years) towards the development of an outdoor patio to host summer programs and events. Learn more >

5) Onanole and District Recreation Corporation has been awarded $1,000 to support updates to the Onanole Centennial Grounds. Learn More > 

6 ) Municipality of Louise received $2,000 to support renovations to their Tivoli Theatre in Pilot Mound. Learn More >

Congratulations to all our recipients!

The next call for applications will be announced in the Spring of 2019. To learn more about our Community Investment program, click here.

Kristen Thomson