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MSP’s Grand Opening

Main Street Project is thrilled to announce our new emergency shelter space, located at 637 Main Street, is open for guests. This space will provide 24-7 drop in, plus low-barrier emergency safe sleeping space for up to 120 men on physically distanced cots each night....

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Announcement: MSP appoints new Executive Director

Main Street Project is pleased to announce the appointment of Jamil Mahmood to the position of Executive Director, effective January 4, 2021. Jamil brings to Main Street Project a wealth of knowledge and diverse background of experiences supporting the most vulnerable...

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MSP’s Local Small Business Holiday Shopping Guide

Main Street Project is extremely grateful to each and every one of the local Manitoba businesses who have supported us, especially this year when everything about the world we are living in feels very uncertain. We have experienced the most incredible support, even...

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Have you met Jacob?

Have you met Jacob?

Jacob is one of our Peer Advocate Outreach Workers here at Main Street Project. You can learn more about the important work Jacob does by watching this wonderful video. 

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2020 Holiday Season Gift Drive

2020 Holiday Season Gift DriveThe holidays are quickly approaching and we are planning our biggest ever holiday donation drive here at Main Street Project. Please help us this holiday season as we aim to gather donated items to put together over 500 gift packages so...

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Interim Executive Director in place for Main Street Project

Main Street Project (MSP) is pleased to announce that Mount Carmel Clinic (MCC) has agreed to second MCC’s Executive Director, Bobbette Shoffner, to MSP as Interim Executive Director effective Wednesday, October 14, 2020.  Bobbette, supported by the MCC Senior...

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Main Street Project seeks Executive Director

Main Street Project is seeking an Executive Director to lead the organization in a new direction with guidance from the Board of Directors. Main Street Project is a non-profit charitable community health agency operating on housing first and harm reduction principles....

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Can you help us?

Dear Friend of Main Street Project, People experiencing homelessness in Winnipeg need your help.   The uncertainty, anxiety and risks surrounding COVID-19 are much more amplified for people experiencing homelessness than they are for almost all other segments of our...

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A note from Main Street Project Board of Directors Chairperson

I am writing to inform you that Rick Lees has left his position as Executive Director of Main Street Project effective July 17, 2020. On behalf of the Board and staff of Main Street Project, we thank Rick for his many contributions to the success of the organization...

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Main Street Project’s Annual General Meeting Notice

Main Street Project will hold its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, August 25th, 2020. The AGM will take place over Zoom. Details below: You are invited to a Zoom webinar. When: Aug 25, 2020 12:00 PM Winnipeg Topic: Main Street Project Annual General Meeting Please...

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Main Street Project is seeking talented new board members!

Main Street Project is seeking individuals with previous board experience, diverse life experiences and an appreciation of not-for-profit governance environment who will: champion our vision that every individual has a safe place to be and the right to...

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Bottled water drive for Main Street Project

Main Street Project is very much in need of donated water, so from Monday to June 22 to Friday June 26, we are doing a huge bottled water drive and we are hoping you will help us! We can accept bottled water donations at the back of 661 Main Street from Monday to...

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From The Front Lines: Elysha

What is your name and position at Main Street Project? My name is Elysha. I'm a Project Breakaway Case Worker. How have things changed in your role since COVID-19? Our role consists of assisting community members in navigating different systems and connecting with...

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From The Front Lines: Sheena

What is your name and position at MSP My name is Sheena. I’ve been at Main Street Project since 2015 and work mostly in Shelter and Protective Care. How have things changed in your role since COVID-19? Changing how I interact with everyone – maintaining physical...

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From The Front Lines: Kelly

What is your name and position at Main Street Project? My name is Kelly and I have worked at Main Street Project since 2014. I have always been a support worker in all departments throughout Main Street Project.  How have things changed in your role since COVID-19? I...

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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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