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Lac du Bonnet Foundation Fall Grant Results

Press Release - November 19, 2020 Lac du Bonnet & District Charitable Foundation Fall Grant Results The Lac du Bonnet & District Charitable Foundation Board is pleased to announce the recipients of their Fall Granting session. The…

Computer Building Project at the Youth Centre

The Lac du Bonnet Youth Centre recently completed their Computer Building Project made possible by the RBC Future Launch Community Challenge in partnership with the LDB Foundation. The Youth Centre was awarded $5,750 in the spring 2019 for…

Endow Manitoba Giving Challenge November 9-15, 2020

Press Release - October 29, 2020 Every $1.00 donation made to the Lac du Bonnet Foundation has the potential to stretch to $2.80 thanks to matching funding from the local Challenge Group Fund and top ups from the Winnipeg Foundation and Province…
Linda Reid representing the Food Bank, Keegan Sveinson representing the Youth Centre, and Bianca Pengelly representing the Canadian Liver Foundation.

$40,000 in Emergency Community Support Fund

$40,000 in Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) grants awarded to charitable and non-profit organizations serving citizens in the Lac du Bonnet area. On May 19, 2020, the Government of Canada introduced the Emergency Community Support…

SPRING GRANT ANNOUNCEMENT

Despite the current challenges of COVID-19, the Lac du Bonnet Foundation and its youth arm, the LDBSS Youth in Philanthropy committee (YIP), continue to work behind the scenes to support our community. This past week, the two groups were…

ATTENTION STUDENTS – WINNIPEG RIVER & CHUCK REYNOLDS BURSARIES

*****Note: Due to the uncertain times of COVID-19 the donors of the Chuck Reynolds Memorial Scholarship and the Winnipeg River Bursary have elected to defer awarding for 2020.  Graduate students from the class of 2020 are encouraged to apply…

Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF)

HOW APPLY FOR ECSF SUPPORT The Lac du Bonnet Foundation is activating the Emergency Community Support Fund (ECSF) alongside communities coast to coast to coast  Launched on May 19, 2020, the Government of Canada’s new Emergency…

ANNUAL PUBLIC MEETING CANCELLED

Due to COVID-19 guidelines, the Lac du Bonnet Foundation’s Annual Public Meeting has been cancelled for this year. View The Foundation’s 2019 Annual Report.