News & Press

  • Online Workshop: CERB & CESB and EIA Benefits

    Posted June 1st 2020

    Join SEED each Wednesday evening in June as we host Sandra Guevara-Holguin from the Community Unemployed Help Centre for an online workshop on how the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) and Canada Emergency Student Benefit (CESB) impacts EIA (Employment and Income Assistance) benefits.

    Topics include: – Overview of the CERB and the CESB. – If you should apply for the CERB or CESB if you receive EIA. – Impact on EIA and medical benefits.

    When: June 3, 10, 17 & 24 at 6 p.m.

    Each session is one hour and will include a chance to ask questions.

    Register by phone 204-927-9935 or e-mail at info@seedwinnipeg.ca with the date you would like to attend. Please note that you only need to register and attend one of the four sessions.

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  • Impacts of COVID-19 - Perceptions of safety

    Posted May 13th 2020

    Has your perception of #safety in your neighbourhood changed since the start of the #COVID19 pandemic? What are your perceptions of crime and safety in your community during this difficult time?

    Statistics Canada wants to hear from you: https://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/survey/household/5323-covid-series

    Information collected from this crowdsourcing project will help evaluate security needs and establish critical programs and services in Canada, both during and after the pandemic.

  • Free money for your child’s education!

    Posted January 12th 2020

    Did you know that eligible families can get at least $500 and up to $2,000 each for their children’s education by opening a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) and applying for the Canada Learning Bond? SEED Winnipeg can help you open a no-fee RESP. If you need to get ID for your child to open an RESP, SEED can help with that too, free of charge! If you’re interested in finding out more information about opening an RESP, please contact resp@seedwinnipeg.ca or 204-927-9945.

    SEED’s RESP work is funded in part by the Government of Canada’s Canada Learning Bond Program.

  • Free Business Seminars

    Posted September 26th 2019

    The World Trade Centre of Winnipeg has a number of upcoming seminars over the next couple months. Follow the link for more information.

  • Annual Report to the Community

    Posted August 21st 2019

    Please join us for our 2019 Annual Report to the Community on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019.