Major Sponsors

We partner with a number of organizations each year to bring our programs to the public.

For corporate sponsorships, and individual donations, please contact Executive Director, Tom Ethans.
tom@takepride.mb.ca
204-956-7590 ext 201

Here are some of our major partners:

City of Winnipeg

The City of Winnipeg was one of the founding partners of Take Pride Winnipeg! in 1991, and it continues as a major annual partner. Funding helps sustain our core operations and assists in many programming aspects.

Progressive Waste Solutions

Along with the City of Winnipeg, Progressive Waste Solutions (formerly BFI Canada), helped to create Take Pride Winnipeg! and has remained a strong partner of our programs. It is a major sponsor of our annual Green Wave summer employment program and is also a contributor to our core operations. In addition, they help with collection of bags for Bag Up Manitoba.

Green Manitoba

Green Manitoba has provided funding towards a pilot Take Pride Manitoba project, which is helping to bring more of our programming outside Winnipeg.

Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons is our annual title sponsor of Team Up to Clean Up, our spring and fall litter cleanup campaign. Between 500,000 and one million pounds of litter are picked up each year through these campaigns. 

Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba

MMSM is the title sponsor of our Bag Up Manitoba program. This program keeps over one million plastic bags out of landfills each year. MMSM also sponsors the MMSM Fashion Fest for 2017.

Insurance Brokers Association of Manitoba

IBAM is a co-title sponsor of Brush Up Winnipeg, along with Manitoba Public Insurance. The Brush Up Winnipeg program has resulted in 79 houses being painted so far in Winnipeg. The program focuses on helping to paint homes for those who are physically or financially unable to do the work themselves. IBAM also is a sponsor of Team Up to Clean Up.

Manitoba Public Insurance

Along with Insurance Brokers Association of Manitoba, MPI is a co-title sponsor of Brush Up Winnipeg. They also sponsor the Education programs and Team Up to Clean Up.

Johnston Group

Johnston Group has been a long-term sponsor of Take Pride Winnipeg! programming.

Aboriginal and Northern Development Canada

AANDC is funding special educational presentations in First Nations communities across Manitoba, bringing the Take Pride Winnipeg! message of Take Pride-Take Action to a number of communities outside of Winnipeg.

Great-West Life Assurance Company

Great-West Life has been a long-term sponsor of Take Pride Winnipeg!’s Education programs. Education presentations include Take Pride in Reading, Take Pride-Take Action and PAWS (Pride in Action in Winnipeg Schools).

Keep America Beautiful

Take Pride Winnipeg! is a Canadian affiliate of KAB. Through this affiliation, we receive free garbage bags each year to assist in community and school yard cleanups around Winnipeg and across the province. 

Gardewine Group

Gardewine has sponsored Take Pride Winnipeg! through the Bag Up Manitoba program, picking up truckloads of plastic bags to keep them out of the landfills!

Winnipeg Free Press

The Winnipeg Free Press has been a long-term print media sponsor of Take Pride Winnipeg!, helping us reach out to tens of thousands of volunteers each year.

Dulux Paint

Dulux is our paint sponsor for Brush Up Winnipeg, helping us to brighten neighbourhoods across the city with a coat of paint!

Glad Canada

Glad Canada has generously provided cash and in-kind support (yellow Glad bags and clear bags) for Team Up to Clean Up in 2017.