Farm Field

Grant Recipients

2019

The following grants totalling $78,535.00 were made in 2019:

  • Elkhorn School – Gr. 2 Class Butterfly Garden – $500.00
  • Diabetes Canada Send a Kid to Camp – $250.00
  • Elkhorn & Area Handi-van – Remote start  – $900.00
  • Upper Assiniboine River Conservation District Apple trees for Gr. 5 students at Elkhorn School – $1000.00
  • MB Automobile Museum – Utility trailer for plastic chairs – $2000.00
  • Elkhorn School Band – French horn – $2500.00
  • Virden Wellview Golf Club – New shed – $2500.00
  • Virden Auditorium Restoration Committee – Digital backdrop – $3000.00
  • Elkhorn Museum Restoration Committee – Move and restore the Kirkella Church – $4000.00
  • Wallace District Fire Board – New radio communications – $5000.00
  • Elkhorn Elk’s Community Fund – Floor cleaning machine – $5885.00
  • Royal Canadian Legion Branch #58 – Roof repairs – $6000.00
  • Elkhorn Curling Club/Early Learning Centre – Conversion of waiting room to meet code- $15,000.00
  • Elkhorn Ag Society – New kitchen and washrooms – $15,000.00
  • Elkhorn District Community Centre – Phase 1 project – ice plant machine – $15,000.00

2018

The following grants totalling $71,450.00 were made in 2018:

  • Elkhorn Elk’s Community Fund – New Projector and Screen – $11,300.00
  • Elkhorn School Band – Tuba – $3600.00
  • Katie Cares Inc. – New Cupboard for Katie’s Cottage in Winkler, MB – $1000.00
  • MB Automobile Museum Foundation – Storage Trailer and Outdoor Chairs – $4500.00
  • MB Automobile Museum Restoration Club – Gazebo – $3500.00
  • Canadian Diabetes Association – Camp Briardale – $500.00
  • Elkwood Manor Health Auxilliary – Vanities and Taps for All Resident Rooms – $15,000.00
  • Elkhorn District Community Center – LED Lights for Arena and Picnic Tables at Ball Diamonds – $16,500.00
  • Elkhorn Tiny Tots – Storage Shelves and Containers – $1300.00
  • Elkhorn Golf Club – New deck for Clubhouse – $2600.00
  • McAuley Community Association – Cooler for Kitchen and Fitness Center Equipment – $7500.00
  • Cromer Recreation Center – Upgrades to Arena – ramp and interior – $3000.00
  • Upper Assiniboine River Conservation District – Apple Trees for Elkhorn Grade 5 students – $1150.00

Elkwood Manor
Vanities and Taps

EDCC
LED Light Project

EDCC
Ball Diamond Picnic Tables

2017

The following grants totalling $10,500 were made in 2017:

Elkhorn HandiVan (SAIL)

Add another seat to the HandiVan

$1,500

Dennis Lachapelle, Bert Kyle, Rosie Bartley, and Jill Canart accepting grant of $1500 on behalf of Elkhorn HandiVan for a new seat in the handivan.

Elkhorn Legion

Assist with purchase of 18 tables and 150 chairs.

$1,500

Wenda Paton accepting the grant of $1500 on behalf of Elkhorn Legion for new tables and chairs for the hall.

Elkhorn School Band

Tuba for Band program

$3,000

Sandra Unger accepting the grant of $3000 on behalf of Elkhorn School Band for the purchase of a new tuba.

Elkhorn Museum Restoration Club

Assist with construction of shed.

$1,500

Lillian Jackson accepting grant of $1500 on behalf of Elkhorn Museum Restoration Club for their new pole shed

Elkhorn Elks

Assist with purchase of new windows for hall

$3,000

Fred McLean accepting the grant of $3000 on behalf of the Elkhorn Elk’s for new windows in the hall.

2016

The following grants totaling $9,145 were made in 2016:

  • Manitoba Auto Museum Restoration Club – Finish Archie School project – $1,145
  • Elkhorn Elks Community Fund – New chairs – $1,500
  • RM of Wallace-Woodworth Spray Park Project – Elkhorn – Spray Park at Elkhorn Park – $3,000
  • Elkhorn District Community Center – New seats in waiting room of arena – $3,000
  • Strays That Can’t Pay – Purchase dog crates and kennels – $250
  • Canadian Diabetes Association – Help send kids to camp – $250