Take Pride Manitoba Project

The Take Pride Manitoba Project involves taking some successful Take Pride Winnipeg! programs and expanding them outside Winnipeg, to other communities in Manitoba. A huge thank you goes out to Green Manitoba for providing funding towards this project.

Manitoba, help us  #CleanCanadaTogether! Get involved today! Details will be shared on this page as events are confirmed.

We are excited to be partnering with the following communities to expand Tim Hortons Team Up to Clean Up:

Mitchell--April 19, 2017 Meet at the Mitchell Middle School at 2:00 pm. A barbeque for all cleanup volunteers will be held following the cleanup. Please visit Mitchell Middle School website for more information. See Event Poster.

Portage La Prairie--April 21, 2017 Please contact Stefanie McKim of the Portage La Prairie Community Revitalization Corporation at 204-240-7272 for more information.

La Broquerie and Marchand--May 6 to 13, 2017 Team Up to Clean Up/Équipé pour nettoyer will take place all week! On behalf of the citizens of La Broquerie, we’d like to invite you to the 3nd Annual La Broquerie Clean-Up week:  TEAM UP TO CLEAN UP May 6th to 13th. Come with your family, friends, co-workers or alone to clean-up a mile.

Au nom des citoyens de La Broquerie, nous aimerions vous inviter au 3ème Nettoyons La Broquerie ÉQUIPÉ POUR NETTOYER! Venez avec votre famille, vos amis, collègues ou seul pour nettoyer un mile.  Du 6 au 13 mai.

Im Namen der Einwohner von La Broquerie möchten wir Sie zum 3. La Broquerie  Aufräumtag einladen! Kommen Sie mit Ihrer Familie, Freunden, Kollegen oder auch allein um eine Meile Müll aufzuräumen!

The registrations will be at the LaBroquerie RONA.  Once registered, you will be eligible to enter into a prize draw and be offered vouchers for the BBQ wind-up. For more details, contact Richard Turenne at  sdclabroquerie@gmail.com

Brandon--May 13, 2017 A clean community is a healthy community. In celebration of Canada's 150 national campaign #mygivingmoment, the Brandon Environment Committee encourages all organizations, businesses, community groups and individuals to do their part in helping to keep Brandon clean and green. Volunteer registration 9:30 am at Princess Park, with a free barbeque and prize draws for registered volunteers following the cleanup! For more information, contact Lindsay Hargreaves at 204-729-2171 or  l.hargreaves@brandon.ca or www.brandonenvironment.caSee Event Poster.

Teulon--May 18, 2017 (rain date: May 25) Details coming soon!

Stonewall--June 3, 2017 REACT Inc. is hosting a cleanup event in Stonewall on Saturday, June 3. The day will include a barbeque for volunteers and prize draws! More details will be available on our website as they are confirmed. Stay tuned!

Other Community Cleanups:

Steinbach--May 6, 2017 Steinbach’s 12th annual Pick up and Walk is a church-sponsored event and this year takes place on Saturday, May 6th at the TG Smith Arena starting at 9 am. Over 1600 are expected. Get some exercise and help to keep our city beautiful. A free lunch is included at 12 noon after the clean up. Sign up at your local Steinbach Church.  See Event Poster.

Other cleanup dates still to be confirmed. Watch this page for more details!

Is your community interested in holding a litter cleanup event? Please email Colleen Kurlowich, Community Engagement and Operations Manager, for details.

Use the hashtags: #CleanCanadaTogether and #TeamUpMB2017 so we can see photos of all your fun cleanup events! Tag Take Pride Winnipeg! too!

Thank you to provincial partners Tim Hortons, Green Manitoba, Winnipeg Free Press, Glad Canada, Executive Sports Apparel and Munoz Silk Screen Printing.

If you are within Winnipeg, please see our  Team Up to Clean Up page.

We are also partnering with the City of Brandon and the Brandon Environment Committee for Eco Day in May--May 27, 2017. See the Eco Day in May poster.

We have taken our PAWS (Pride in Action With Students) outside city limits this year, offering up to four grants to schools outside Winnipeg. Watch for details on our  PAWS page

Take Pride-Take Action presentations have expanded outside Winnipeg as well, with over 70 presentations at over 20 schools outside Winnipeg so far in the 2016-2017 school year. Learn more about Take Pride-Take Action  here. These presentations are thanks in part to funding from Aboriginal and Northern Development Canada and Green Manitoba.

The MMSM Bag Up Manitoba program has run for a number of years province-wide. Learn more about the program  here. Multi-Material Stewardship Manitoba has been a long-time sponsor of this program.