Community Futures White Horse Plains PO Box 427, 14 Main Street East, Elie, MB - Phone: (204) 353-4200

2018 Creating Community Growth Grants Awarded

  • May 1, 2018
  • Written by White Horse Plains Admin

Penny & Colby were out presenting successful applicants with grant money from the Creating Community Growth Program!
Not Pictured is the St Eustache Community Club received $2,905 to repair the roof on the new entrance.

Manor St Eustache
Melissa Paradise accepted a cheque from Colby Orchard on behalf of the Cartier Senior Citizen Support Program. This funding will help to create a more comfortable Common Space for the residents to gather.

Springstein Playground
Out With the Old! Springstein Community Club has been working hard at raising funds to replace the old playground equipment. Our support of $4000 to this will help them succeed! Accepting the cheque from Colby Orchard is Kevin Nixon, Linzy Slobodian & Shirley Preusentanz. Young Stetson and his sister Nevada are very excited for the new playground!

Metis Local 2
Some of the Committee Members of the St Eustache Metis Local were on hand to accept a cheque for $3,895 to add more beautification to the area where the Monument is! It looks amazing! Ken Beaudin, Debbie Forgie, Shelley Combot & Chris Laramee accepted their grant from Penny Schoonbaert.

SFX Stteple 3
The St Francois Xavier Parish has been raising funds to stabilize the church steeple. This beautiful historic building was built in 1900. We were thrilled to help them out with $4000 towards this. L-R Stan Breland, Roger McCaughan, John Peters, Odile Thibert, Community Futures WHP Penny Schoonbaert, Lloyd Thibert, Yvonne Wood, Charlie Senecal & Ken Wood.

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