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April 2015

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Are you a full-time student looking for summer work before returning to school in the fall? We’re on the hunt for extraordinary event planners, social media gurus and marketing geniuses with a passion for the environment.

LWF is creating an applicant pool for two term positions:

  • Summer Outreach Coordinator: This person will assist LWF staff and volunteers in the planning, promotion and delivery of LWF’s Lake-a-thon fundraising events.
     
  • Summer Communications Coordinator: This person will assist LWF staff in the creation and dissemination of communications related to online and in-person...
Earth Day 2015

Celebrate Earth Day 2015 with an evening of education and insight!

Join the Lake Winnipeg Foundation for a moderated panel discussion about the complex challenges facing our great lake – and the emerging opportunities for shared solutions.

  • Wednesday, April 22
  • 7 to 9 p.m.
  • St. Mary’s Road United Church, 613 St. Mary’s Rd
  • Free admission

Lake Winnipeg’s health is struggling: large, frequent algae blooms; climate-change-driven floods that wash nutrients into waterways; the recent discovery of zebra mussels. The challenge facing the 10th largest freshwater lake in world is a “wicked problem...

Join us for our 2015 Annual General Meeting!

  • Tuesday, May 5th, 7 to 9 p.m.
  • The Manitoba Museum, 190 Rupert Ave (lower level), Winnipeg
  • Please use Rupert Ave entrance (paid parking is available in the lot directly across the street; metered street parking is also available)

Our AGM offers the opportunity to renew your membership for 2015/16, connect with other lake-lovers and learn more about LWF's ongoing work.

This year's event will include:

  • Membership votes on our audited 2014 financial statements and a special resolution, plus the election of new directors
  • The announcement of our spring...
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