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Archive for November 2015

One in Three Manitoba Children Living in Poverty: Report

A new report sounds the alarm on Manitoba’s critical child poverty rate — the second highest in Canada.

The Manitoba Child and Family Poverty Report Card shows one in 3.5 children in the province live in poverty.

“Poverty is the major barrier...

2015 Players Cup Generates More Than $66,000 for Charity

Winnipeg, MB – The Players Cup, a Mackenzie Tour – PGA TOUR Canada event, announced last night that over $66,000 has been generated for local children’s initiatives in Winnipeg in 2015. This year’s total also represents a milestone for the...

A Welcoming Place for New Canadians

By: Brian Mayes — St. Vital City Councillor Ward Report

Victor Mager School is a remarkable place.

Located on Beliveau Road near numerous Manitoba Housing sites and high-rise apartment blocks, the school hosts many children who are newly arrived...