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Join us for The Coldest Night of the Year

For the first time ever, Main Street Project is playing host to the Coldest Night of the Year fundraising event.   On, Saturday, February 23, 2019, we will be walking and raising funds to help create a new and critically needed shelter space in our city - and we need...

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People of Main Street Project: Meet Meagan

Dear friend of Main Street Project, I would like to introduce you to a remarkable young woman. Meagan is 29-years-old and recently went through our detox program here at Main Street Project, seeking help for a decade long addiction to methamphetamine. Meagan...

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Gala in support of Main Street Project

We are so excited to announce that we are holding Main Street Project's inaugural fundraising gala. DATE: Saturday, March 16, 2019 TIME: 6:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. LOCATION: The Fairmont Hotel, Winnipeg Ballroom The evening will be a wonderful celebration of the arts in...

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Ecco Singers Concert in support of Main Street Project

We are so pleased to share that Main Street Project has been selected as the charity of choice for the Ecco Singers February Concert: Great Expectations Sunday, February 24, 2019 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM Crescent Fort Rouge United Church 525 Wardlaw Ave  Winnipeg,Canada...

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We have new brochures!

We are very excited to share with you that we have two new brochures that you can download and print. The general brochure outlines the services offered by Main Street Project, with contact information for those who may need to access services: Main Street...

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Socktober

Main Street Project is excited to launch its first ever SOCKTOBER!! As you may know, Winnipeg has been experiencing a chilly autumn so far. In anticipation of the coming winter months, we are asking for help in collecting 10,000 pairs of donated socks during the month...

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2018 Ride for Refuge – Saturday, September 29th

Ride for Refuge is coming up on Saturday, September 29th and we need your help! We have set a goal of raising $10,000.00 through this event that will go towards our Van Patrol program here at Main Street Project. We need enthusiastic team captains, riders, and...

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Spirit of Winnipeg Awards Finalist!

We are thrilled that Main Street Project has been selected as a finalist in the Non-profit and Social Enterprise category for the @wpgchamber Spirit of Winnipeg Awards being held on March 9. . This category recognizes the efforts of social innovators driven to solve...

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The Runway to Change raises nearly $20,000

The Runway to Change raised nearly $20,000.00 in support of Main Street Project Inc. - which we are so incredibly thankful for! So many great people came together to make this event the success it is and we thank you from the bottom of our hearts for caring about our...

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Partnering with Parlour Coffee

@parlourcoffee will be sharing stories of community members from @mainstreetproject from time to time. Head on over to their insta today to meet Dana. 🖤 #mspbuildingstability #winnipeg #manitoba A post shared by Main Street Project (@mainstreetproject) on Feb 26, 2018...

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Amazon Wishlist!

We are happy to share that we have recently set up an Amazon Wishlist to make it easier to donate much needed items to Main Street Project. You don't even have to leave your house to help the city's most vulnerable people - just complete the order online and they send...

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The Winnipeg Chamber Spirit of Winnipeg Awards

The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce 2018 Spirit of Winnipeg Awards were held on Friday, March 9, 2018 at the Club Regent Event Centre. Main Street Project was chosen as a finalist in the Non-Profit and Social Enterprise Category, along with A Port in the Storm and...

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Mayor Bowman announces new Voluntary Transport Protocol

Today, Mayor Bowman announced a new Voluntary Transport Protocol which helps vulnerable members of our community better access the supports they need. Please see comment from Rick Lees, Executive Director of Main Street Project: “This protocol is an extension of Main...

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Parlour Coffee & Main Street Project Partnership

Main Street Project is so excited to share that local business Parlour Coffee (located at 468 Main Street) will be partnering with us for the rest of 2018. This partnership was born from a shop break in they experienced earlier this year. The owner of the shop got in...

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We have a new van!

Main Street Project operates a van patrol program through the nights during extreme weather. The operation of the van is currently funded through a federally-funded grant facilitated through the City of Winnipeg’s Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS). Earlier this...

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United Way Day of Caring: Great-West Life

  Being a United Way Winnipeg Agency Partner, we have access to wonderful events such as United Way Day of Caring. This is  a wonderful program in which local groups can arrange through United Way Winnipeg to volunteer at an agency partner just like Main Street...

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2017 CEO Sleepout

The 6th annual CEO Sleepout is taking place on October 26, 2017 and our fearless leader, Executive Director Rick Lees,  is participating to help raise money to end homelessness. Please visit Rick's page to help him meet his fundraising goal.  

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Monetary donations help us provide the ongoing services and supports our clients need and deserve. We are a registered charitable organization and offer charitable tax receipts for financial donations.

Main Street Project is a registered Canadian Charity • Charitable registration # 107655094 RR0001.

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