Economic Development

The North End is a historic neighbourhood with unlimited potential for business. 

The North End Business Development Centre (Located at 607 Selkirk Ave) is responsible to work with local partners to create strategies and implement activities that support the business development plan through working with a local steering committee, representative of the business and local community.

Four key areas/objectives have been identified:

  1. Strengthening existing business/local business retention,
  2. Attracting outside business,
  3. Creating new business opportunities (private and/or social enterprise) and
  4. Creating a vibrant business environment.

For more please call Richard at 204 927-2344 or visit www.nebdc.org/

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EMPLOYMENT DEVELOPMENT

The community within NECRC boundaries is an untapped resource for tomorrows workforce.  NECRC is dedicated to supporting meaningful sustainable employment for the North End Community.

Path Centre

Located at 627 Selkirk Avenue, The PATH Employability Centre is a storefront operation in the North End of Winnipeg providing a range of resources and services for individuals engaged in a variety of employment-related activities.  Some participants come to the Centre looking for assistance with housing, health and other social issues, while other participants are seeking career counseling, help with a resume, or the development of a job search plan.  Whatever the need of the participant, staff at the Centre try to provide the service directly or will refer to other dedicated services. The PATH Employability Centre is also committed to developing partnerships with employers to assist in providing qualified candidates from the Centre’s employment ready client group. For more information please call the Path Employability Centre at 204 927-2300 or email path@necrc.org

Citizens’ Bridge

Citizens’ Bridge is a one stop shop for supporting clients in acquiring Canadian birth certificates and assisting in the process of other identifications, such as MPI photo ID cards, SCIS cards, MMF cards, bank accounts, and driver licences. Its mission is to assist individuals with identification procurement, open bank accounts, financial  literacy workshops, and driver education course (CB does not produce photo ID of any kind).  We work in cooperation with 108 organizations who refer individuals to our program. Our goal is to connect with individuals who are looking for skills training, identification and financial literacy.

Our address: 607 Selkirk Ave.
Hours of operation: Monday to Thursday 9am-4pm, Friday 9am-12pm and closed daily for lunch from 12pm-1pm

Our phone numbers:

Reception and General Inquiries 204-927-2332
Identification, Bank Accounts & Community Outreach 204-691-9720
Identification and Bank Accounts 204 691 9719
Drivers Education Course 204 691 9718 or 204 691 9718
Manager 204-691-9717
Fax 204 691 9716

 

 

BCMP

Building Construction Mentorship Program (BCMP) is a partnership with Manitoba Housing and the local community as an employment and training program for NE youth and residents interested in the trade of carpentry and housing construction. It provides hands-on experience through the maintenance and repair of MH properties.   For more information please email rgilbert@necrc.org

 

North End Youth

North End Youth posts job opportunities in and around the North End. People of all ages are welcome to apply. http://northendyouth.ca/jobs.php