NERI Grants

NECRC provides support towards the community’s revitalization and to meet its mandate. The following is a summary of the resources available to the community.

We offer several grant programs to assist residents and businesses to improve their properties and instill community pride.

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Small Grant Fund

2019 – 2020 Small Grants Fund

The intake deadline for the NERI Small Grants Fund is May 9th, 2019

 

Please see links below to download the application and reporting packages

What are the NERI Small Grants?

The North End Revitalization Inc. (NERI) in partnership with the North End Community Renewal Corporation and the Province of Manitoba, has established a Small Grants Fund in the amount of $150,000.00 per year. The SGFF operates on a fiscal year, from April 1st – March 31st annually. The reporting deadline for 2019-2020 NERI Small Grants is March 13th, 2020.

 

The SGF supports smaller community based projects that focus on Capacity Building, Stability, Community Connecting, Well Being and Economic Development. Activities undertaken with the SGF must also respond to one or more areas of the North End Five Year Plan.

Links:

Application Package-2019-2020

Reporting package written portion – Part one** Please download both reporting packages

Reporting package expense portion  – Part two** Please download both reporting packages

Brochure

North End Five Year plan

 

The NERI small grants fund is available to community groups in five North End neighbouhoods. These groups must be situated in or providing services in William Whyte, St. John’s, Dufferin, Lord Selkirk Park, and Point Douglas.
Eligible projects must assist in achieving local goals related to:

  1. community connecting,
  2. capacity building
  3.  well-being,
  4. stability or
  5. community economic development
  6. further the objectives of the North End five Year Plan Five Year.

The amount per application is $2,500. (see SGF application documents)

Proposals will be reviewed in June, approved projects will receive funds by the end of June. Projects for 2019-20 can operate from April 1, 2019- March 15, 2020.

For further info, contact Jessie at 204-451-1271 or jessie@necrc.org

Neighbourhood Renewal Fund

The Neighbourhood Renewal Fund (NRF) assists neighbourhood organizations representing residents and other local interests, in strengthening local capacity and revitalizing designated neighbourhoods/communities through a broad range of locally planned and supported initiatives.

Housing Grant

2019 Exterior Home Improvement Program (EHIP) Grants

The Exterior Home Improvement Program (EHIP) is an Exterior Fix-Up Grant Program that aims to improve a property’s exterior quality, safety and appearance. The Point Douglas Residents Committee (PDRC) and the William Whyte Neighbourhood Association (WWNA), in partnership with North End Revitalization Incorporated (NERI) and the City of Winnipeg, are pleased to offer the grant program in the William Whyte and North Point Douglas communities.

The owner-occupant application deadline is May1, 2019 and the landlord application is May 8, 2019.  Watch for an application in the William Whyte Neighborhood Association Newsletter and the Point Community News in your mailbox in April 2019. Please note that the EHIP funding is subject to City of Winnipeg approval for the 2019-2020 year.

Applications here:

WW EHIP Owner-Occupant Application 2019

NPD EHIP Owner-Occupant Application 2019

EHIP Landlord Application 2019

 

Information Resources:

EHIP TLC Inspection Process for Landlords 2019

Housing Programs and Resources List Feb 2019

EHIP Grant Selection Criteria

If you have any questions, please contact Roxane Dorvault, Housing Resource Coordinator at 204-927-2341 or housinggrants@necrc.org.

 

NECRC would also like to thank the City of Winnipeg for providing the funding to allow for the continuation of Exterior Home Improvement Program grants within the City designated North End Housing Improvement Zone (HIZ) communities of William Whyte and North Point Douglas