Category: Frontpage News

2020 WFEF Video Donors

Thank you to every individual and organization that contributed to the success of our 2020 Westland Foundation Education Fund (WFEF) video featuring Economic Development Winnipeg’s President & CEO Dayna Spiring.…

Raising support for inner-Winnipeg students

By: The Winnipeg Foundation Westland Foundation is an organization that empowers inner-Winnipeg youth through post-secondary education. Because of the pandemic, Westland did not hold its annual Fundraising Breakfast this year. Instead,…

Westland-Carbone scholarship

By: Jason Halstead The Westland Foundation and Carbone Coal Fired Pizza hosted the first Westland-Carbone Partnership scholarship awarding event on Nov. 6 at Carbone’s restaurant in St. Vital. Created in…

Funding master chefs in the inner-city

By Abigail Theano-Pudwill A scholarship partnership wants to fulfill inner-city students’ dreams of becoming chefs and one day cover the tuition of every single inner-city student. Westland Foundation has partnered with Carbone…

Westland breakfast supports scholarships

WINNIPEG – The Westland Foundation fundraising breakfast, in support of inner-Winnipeg scholarships, took place at the RBC Convention Centre on May 15, with guest speaker Mayor Brian Bowman. The event highlighted…

Scholar-to-be shares her story

by: Eva Wasney Feven Dawit Asfaha had to face her fears to share her story. The Grade 12 Gordon Bell High School student was one of the featured speakers at…