News & Press

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Women Entrepreneurship Strategy Funding Announcement

    Posted June 11th 2019

    SEED Winnipeg is one of 15 organizations in Manitoba to be chosen for the Government of Canada’s Women Entrepreneurship Strategy (WES)!

  • 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.