Our Nonprofit Learning Centre

We offer low cost, quality learning opportunities for Winnipeg’s nonprofit sector, so community organizations can deliver even more effective programs.

Upcoming learning opportunities

Continuous improvement? Check! Fill up your tank with inspiration, new skills & knowledge. If cost is a barrier to participation call 204-924-4242 or email us.

In partnership with subject matter experts, United Way of Winnipeg’s Learning Centre offers high quality, capacity-building opportunities at low cost, to enable participants to return to their workplaces with new knowledge and skills applicable to the work they do, and to demonstrate continuous improvement against recognised sector standards for non-profits and charities in Canada.

Current development opportunities:

2018 Charity Law Series:
Seminar 1: Legal Risk in Charitable Fundraising – This session has been cancelled due to low registration
Seminar 2: Planned Giving/Bequests – March 21, 2018. This session has been cancelled due to low registration
Seminar 3: Rules for Administering Charitable Receipts and Expenditures April 18, 2018.
Seminar 4: Legal Issues in Human Resource Management – May 23, 2018. For more information and to register, click here.


Building Better Board Bylaws and Board Member Handbooks
– Tuesday, May 29, 2018 from 9am to 12pm

Effective Meetings
 Tuesday, May 29, 2018 from 1pm to 4pm

Legal Duties and Liabilities of Boards
– Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 9am to 4pm

Essentials of Leadership – Wednesday June 20, 2018 AND Wednesday June 27, 2018

Developing Lasting Win-Win Relationships for the Benefit of Your Organization
– Tuesday June 26, 2018

Workshop Cancellation Policy

United Way Winnipeg reserves the right to cancel any workshop at any time. United Way Winnipeg will inform registrants via email of workshop cancellations at least 48 hours ahead of the workshop date. Participants registered for a workshop or session cancelled by United Way Winnipeg will receive a full refund.

Refund Policy

To request a full refund, registrants must cancel up to one week (five business days) before the workshop date (or start date for a multi-day workshop). No refunds will be issued to registrants who cancel within one week of the workshop date (or start date for a multi-day workshop). Registrants who do not show up for a workshop will be responsible for the full workshop ticket price.

Rent the Learning Centre to host your meeting.

Hosting a meeting, presenting a speaker, throwing a press conference, getting up to 60 people together downtown?

• Free wi-fi • Secure reception • Full kitchen
• Nonprofit rate: $52.50 / 4 hours; $105 / 8 hours
• Corporate/Government rate: $131.25 / 4 hours; $262.50 / 8 hours
• Up to 11 free parking spaces subject to availability. Map of nearby parking.

Questions? Call 204-924-4286.

Need coworking space? Rent a desk in our Innovation Centre.

The Innovation Centre offers shared work environments for both nonprofit & for-profit social purpose organizations.

Our co-working space facilitates communication, connections, and the sharing of ideas in a convenient, flexible, and affordable full or part-time workspace.

Our main floor meeting space is open to everyone, and all fees go to support our work in the community.

• Mailing address & mailbox • Tech-enabled meeting space • Full kitchen
• Free wi-fi • File storage • Free low-volume printer, copier & fax
• Access to paid bulk printing services

Current co-workers: ImagineAbilityManitoba Organization for Victim Assistance (MOVA), Manitoba Association for Rights & Liberties (MARL)Proactive Information ServicesSpark

or call 204-924-4242.

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