The Beausejour Beautification Committee arranged gorgeous plant displays in various locations around the town of Beausejour using the grant they received from the Foundation in 2020. Their hard work enhances the beauty of our town!
Beausejour Beautification installed a butterfly sculpture at Train Whistle Park. The sculpture was constructed using the grant that they received from the Brokenhead River Community Foundation. Visitors to Train Whistle Park will enjoy this addition to the gardens for years to come!
On Sunday, September 29, 2019, Haystack Productions held a 25th Anniversary celebration at St. Paul’s United Church in Beausejour. At that event, Doug May, Vanessa May, Sherelle Frith and Alice Young officially cut the ribbon on their newly built “Show Shed”. During the opening they acknowledged the support they received from the Brokenhead River Community Foundation. The shed will be used to build and store props and equipment used for Haystack’s productions.
2021 Stabilization Grant Recipients
Garson Arena – $10,000
Beausejour Curling Club – $8,000
Brokenhead River Community Hall – $8,000
2020 Grant Recipients
Beausejour Otters Swim Club – $4,500.00 for Pergola Project at Splash Pool
Beausejour Active Transportation Committee – $9,600.00 for Rail Trail Prairie Parks
Garson Centennial Community Centre – $2,250.00 for Bouncy House
Beausejour Beautification Committee – $2,200.00 for Street Planters
Memorial Flags Park – $4,000.00 for Memorial Flags Park
2020 Winter Games Legacy Grant Recipients
Brokenhead River Recreation Commission – $550.00 for T-Ball, Little Kickers equipment
Beausejour Skating Club – $1097.00 for Skating development equipment
2019 Grant Recipients
249 Royal Canadian Air Cadets – $2,000.00 for Marksmanship and Band
Tyndall Village Community Centre – $900.00 for Kids’ Club
Happy Time Nursery School – $375.00 for Motor Skills equipment
Beausejour Kids Centre – $1,500.00 for Indoor enhancements
Beausejour Slo-pitch league – $4,000.00 for Safe Play structure
Beausejour Beautification Committee – $850.00 for Butterfly sculpture
Brokenhead River Recreation Commission – $1,500.00 for Snowshoe and Bosu Ball equipment
Friends of Daylily Gardens – $1,000.00 for upgrades
Tyndall Curling Club – $3,600.00 for Curling rock refurbishing
2019 Winter Games Legacy Grant Recipients
Beausejour Curling Club – $455.00 for Delivery sticks
Beausejour Brokenhead Minor Hockey Association – $560.00 for Pylons and Equipment for locks
Elites Gymnastics – $2,500.00 for Competitive Bars
2018 Grant Recipients
Association For Community Living – $500.00 to purchase woodworking equipment.
Beausejour Brokenhead Minor Hockey – $800.00 to purchase goalie equipment.
Brokenhead River Community Hall – $1500.00 to convert to LED lighting.
Brokenhead River Recreation Committee – $1,500.00 to purchase floor curling rocks.
Beausejour Kids Centre – $500.00 to purchase outdoor equipment
Beau-Head Historical Society – $545.00 in support of the Schreyer Archives.
Happy Time Nursery – $500.00 to purchase a photocopier
Haystack Productions – $1,750.00 to build a storage building for stage props.
Interlake Eastman Regional Health Authority – $3,886.00 in support of Beausejour Hospital and Eastgate PCH.
Network For Change – $1,500.00 for a Trail mural on the old arena.
Rotary Club of Selkirk – $1000.00 to purchase diagnostic equipment for Selkirk Hospital.
Royal Canadian Legion #132 – $1500.00 to purchase a pizza warmer.
Sunrise School Division – $189.00 in support of their senior boys basketball program.
Tyndall Soccer Association – $1,750.00 to purchase soccer equipment.
Canada 150 Grants
Our foundation partnered with Community Foundation of Canada to make $10,000.00 available to celebrate Canada’s 150 Anniversary. Recipients were:
- Active Transportation received a grant of $2500.00 to develop a trail through Beausejour along the old railway bed.
- Broken-Beau Historical Society received a grant of $2500.00 to construct a board walk through the village to make it more accessible to all visitors.
- Air Cadet Squadron 249 received a grant of $2000.00 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 $1250.00 to support the community wide celebration of Beausejour/Brokenhead’s diverse community.
- Summerfest received a grant of $1000.00 to support a family friendly event showcasing Canada’s history and multiculturalism.
- Garson Hall received a grant of $750.00 to support it celebration with the citizens of Garson, Tyndall and area.
2017 Community Grants
Daylily Park – A grant of $1000.00 to assist in the construction of an arbour.
Nolan Thomas Play Centre – A grant of $2000.00 to assist in the purchase and installation of tables and play structures.
Beausejour Recreation Commission – A grant of $850.00 for the purchase of an ice edger.
Beausejour Kids’ Centre – A grant of $1000.00 to purchase toys, swing set, and storage shed.
Gillis Play and Learn Centre – A grant of $1000.00 to purchase water and sand tables.
Beausejour Beautification – A grant of $250.00 to purchase planters.
Katie’s Cottage, Winkler – A grant of $250.00 to purchase benches and walking path
IERHA – $3693.00 in support of Eastgate and Beausejour Hospital
Edward Schreyer School Boys’ Basketball Program – $227.00 was granted to the boys’ basketball program at EESS from a fund created by a local family.
Brokenhead Historical Society – $520.00 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.