Small Grants Program

Any community organization or group of residents located within, or that serve, the Daniel McIntyre and St. Matthews neighbourhoods can apply for a grant of up to $5,000 for a community grant.

 Eligible projects must address one or more of the following categories:

- Capacity Building (outreach activities such as consultations, newsletters and meetings)

- Stability (beautification activities such as community gardens, murals and clean-ups)

- Well-being (social/recreational activities such as festivals and after school activities)

- Economic Development (skill building activities, workshops and employment/volunteer development)

 For more information, download the DMSMRI Small Grant Guidelines and Application Form. You will find it here in pdf format or here in Microsoft Word.  (The final report template can be downloaded here.)


Next intake deadline: September 15th, 2016

 If you need assistance filling out the form, please contact our Small Grants Coordinator at 204-774-7005 ext. 102 or at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 Looking for more grant options? Check out this list here  of other agencies that may be able to assist.

 Between 2007 and 2014 the small grants program has provided over $375,000 in funding to dozens of organizations, including:


Aboriginal Circle of Educators

Musicians of Toronto, Victor St.


Native Womens Transition Centre


New Directions

Art from the Heart

Nigerian-Canada Congress of Manitoba

Autumn House Tenant Association

Our West Central Times Newspaper

Bookmates Inc.

Orioles Bike Cage


Pregnancy & Family Support Services

DMSM Civic Election Forum

Sherbrook Sharks Swim Club

CKUW Radio Camp

St. Matthews Anglican Church

Daniel McIntyre Collegiate Institute

St. Matthews Kids Korner


St. Matthews-Maryland Ministry

Ellice Café

Theatre Dance School

Family Food Group at MERC

Wellington Community Alive

Filipino Women's Initiative

Wellington School

Friends of Sherbrook Pool

Wellington School Parent Council

Eritrean Immigrant & Refugee Centre

West Central Community Program

Greenway School

West Central Immigrant Settlement Project

Heart Smart First Aid / CPR Training

West Central Commuter Cyclists

Immigrant Women’s Association MB

West Central Safety Committee


West Central Streets

John M. King School

West Central Women's Resource Centre

Klinic Community Health Centre

West End Active Living Centre

Lipton Street Block Party

West End Biz

Literacy Partners of Manitoba

West End Cultural Centre

Manitoba Urban Inuit Association

Winnipeg Central Mosque

Mary Jane's Cooking School

Winnipeg Food Share Coop

Maroons Football Alumni

Winnipeg Bicycle Valet


Winnipeg Housing Rehabilitation Corp