News & Press

  • Remembering Gilbert Dion

    Posted April 15th 2019

    Gilbert Dion, SEED’s Manager of Business Development Services, passed away at the Riverview Health Centre on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.
    The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 16th at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Claude Roman Catholic Church in the community of St. Claude.
    SEED’s staff and Board would like to express our heartfelt sympathy to Gilbert’s family and friends during this difficult time. He was very much loved and respected by his colleagues at SEED. We remember his advocacy for the most vulnerable among us, his uncompromising integrity and his wonderful sense of humour. He will be missed.

  • The Accessibility for Manitobans Act

    Posted November 1st 2018

    The Accessibility Standard for Customer Service came into effect for businesses, non-profits and smaller municipalities today, Nov. 1, 2018.

    SEED Winnipeg is committed to working toward an inclusive society. SEED has developed this Accessibility Plan to document how we will work to identify, remove and prevent barriers – following the process outlined by The Accessibility for Manitobans Act. SEED believes that eliminating barriers to accessibility benefits everyone.

  • Administrative Coordinator Job Posting - Submission Deadline Nov 13, 2018

    Posted October 25th 2018

    Our programs are growing again! As a community economic development organization, SEED is a diverse workplace looking for people to help further develop innovative and responsive programming. We value candidates having experiences living on a low level of income and working with inner-city communities. We’re hiring for the following position:

    ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR, Asset Building Programs and Operations
    Full Time – 1 Year Term with the prospect of extension

    In collaboration with the Access to Benefits team and the Operations team, the Administrative Coordinator will coordinate and provide administrative support internally as well as for SEED’s collaborative partnerships with other community organizations.

  • Indigenous Women Exploring Business information sessions

    Posted October 23rd 2018

    In January 2019, we will be starting our business training program geared toward Indigenous women who are interested in starting their own business in Winnipeg. Please join us at one of our free information sessions to learn more about what’s covered in the training!

    Please note that childminding and bus tokens will be provided at each information session.

  • Homebuyer Classes at New Journey Housing

    Posted October 13th 2018

    New Journey Housing is partnering with SEED to offer a round of Homebuyer classes. Folks who complete all classes are eligible to apply to the Inner City Homebuyer program. For those interested, please contact NJH to apply: http://www.newjourneyhousing.com/