News & Press

  • Merchants Corner Retail Opportunity on Selkirk Avenue

    Posted June 22nd 2012

    The Merchants Corner Steering Committee is seeking entrepreneurs. NEW SPACE at Merchants Corner Community Hub Retail Development. Street level retail spaces of 1500 to 9500 square feet are available.

    Merchants Corner is a 50,000 square feet of mixed-use redevelopment. Included are Retail, Academic and Residential uses. For more information go to the NECRC website: On the website find the projects tab on the bottom left. Also for more details contact Jeff Palmer at 988-7180.

    At the North End Business Development Centre
    607 Selkirk Avenue (Corner of Selkirk and McGregor)
    Option 1: Wednesday, June 27th from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m.
    Option 2: Thursday, June 28th from 12:00 – 2:00 pm

  • Free Business Seminar: Self Employment Resources for People with Disabilities

    Posted June 7th 2012

    June 19th from 1-3pm at the Canada Manitoba Business Service Centre and available in rural Manitoba via video conference. Sign Language Interpretation is available.

    This session will review the self employment business grant available through the market_Abilities_ fund and also the self employment programs available through Employment and Income Assistance. The Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Program in Winnipeg and Rural Manitoba will also be discussed.

  • FREE Canada Learning Bond Workshop - Thursday, June 14, 2012

    Posted June 4th 2012

    Find out how to get the Canada Learning Bond for your child…it can be worth at least $500 and as much as $2000 without costing you ANYTHING! It’s easy and we can help…your child deserves it!

  • Co-op Day at The Forks - Sunday, September 16!

    Posted May 28th 2012

    To celebrate the 2012 International Year of Co-operatives, Manitoba co-operatives are invited to participate in the first ever Journée Co-op / Co-op Day at The Forks on Sunday, September 16, 2012 from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm.

  • Ariana Cafe - breakfast casseroles, soups, sandwiches and more!

    Posted May 17th 2012

    Did you know that SEED, in partnership with SAM Management and the Afghan-Canadian Women’s Organization, is managing the Ariana Cafe at 425 Elgin Avenue (Health Action Centre)??? They are open Wednesday, Thursday and Friday each week from 8:30am to 1:30pm. Breakfast casseroles, soup and sandwich deals and more…all home made and yummy! We’ll post the specials as often as we can on our facebook page…see you there!