Past Grant Recipients

Canada 150 Grants

Our foundation partnered with Community Foundation of Canada to make $10,000 available to celebrate Canada’s 150 Anniversary.  Recipients were:

  • Active Transportation received a grant of $2500 to develop a trail through Beausejour along the old railway bed.
  • Broken-Beau Historical Society received a grant of $2500 to construct a board walk through the village to make it more accessible to all visitors.
  • Air Cadet Squadron 249 received a grant of $2000 to purchase and display 128 Canadian flags in remembrance of the 128,000 Canadian’s that did not return from war.
  • Canada Day Celebration was awarded a grant of $1250 to support the community wide celebration of Beausejour/Brokenhead’s diverse community.
  • Summerfest received a grant of $1000 to support a family friendly event showcasing Canada’s history and multiculturalism.
  • Garson Hall received a grant of $750 to support it celebration with the citizens of Garson, Tyndall and area.

 

2017 Community Grants

At our Annual general meeting in May, our grants were announced.

Daylily Park

– A grant of $1000 to assist in the construction of an arbour.

Nolan Thomas Play Centre

– A grant of $2000 to assist in the purchase and installation of tables and play structures.

Beausejour Recreation Commission

– A grant of $850 for the purchase of an ice edger.

Beausejour Kids’ Centre

– A grant of $1000 to purchase toys, swing set, and storage shed.

Gillis Play and Learn Centre

– A grant of $1000 to purchase water and sand tables.

Beausejour Beautification

– A grant of $250 to purchase planters.

Katie’s Cottage, Winkler

– A grant of $250 to purchase benches and walking path

IERHA

–  $3693 in support of Eastgate and Beausejour Hospital

Edward Schreyer School Boys’ Basketball Program

– $227 was granted to the boys’ basketball program at EESS from a fund created by a local family.

Brokenhead Historical Society

– $520 was granted to the Historical Society to assist them in preserving the papers of Edward Schreyer, former Premier of Manitoba and Governor General of Canada.

 

2015

Association for Community Living

Beausejour Beautification

Royal Canadian Air Cadets

Happy Time Nursery

Daylily Park

Beausejour Kids’ Centre

IERHA

Edward Schreyer School Boys’ Basketball Program

Brokenhead Historical Society

Lake Winnipeg Research Consortium

 

2014 Grants

The grants for 2014 were announced at our Annual General Meeting held at the Town Office May 14th at 7:00 PM.

Designated Grants

These grants are awarded from the funds established to support the specified group.

The ESS Sport Fund was created by a local family to support the boys’ basketball programs. This year’s grant was $167.

NEHA Fund was developed to support East Gate Lodge and Beausejour Hospital.  This year’s grant was $2691.

Schreyer Fund was developed to maintain Edward Schreyer’s papers housed currently at the Broken Beau Museum.  Val Jackson presents this year’s grant of $390 to Rosemary Klym of the historical Society.

Winter Games Fund was developed to support winter sports.  This year’s recipient is Beausejour-Brokenhead Minor Hockey Association to assist them in purchasing goalie equipment for younger players, $1050.

Community Grants

Beausejour Soccer Association

This year’s grant of $1566 is presented to Sherri Chubey and Shannon Smyth of the Beausejour Soccer Association to be used for equipment and uniforms.

Beausejour Kids’ Centre

This year’s grant of $1000 is awarded to Toni Ragusta for educational material.

Splash Pool

This year’s grant of $1500 is awarded to Bruce Schade for a new diving board.

Friends of Daylily Park

This year’s grant of $1000 is awarded to Lydia Ewasko for hard surfacing and corner park.

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