News & Events

The Jubilee Fund 16th Annual Annual Meeting

The Jubilee Fund Inc. held their 16th Annual Meeting on  March 26th, 2014 at the St. John Brebeuf Parish Hall,1707 John Brebeuf Place,  Winnipeg.

The Evening started with the registration and a light lunch supplied by Neechi Foods Co-op, Diversity Food Services and Tall Grass Prairie Bread & Deli Inc., which was throughly enjoyed by the attendees.

Presentations were given by Cindy Coker,who updated members on the Recognition Counts program and Jackie Lavallee, Executive Director for the Taking Charge program. There was an opportunity for six other project recipients to update the members present on their projects and to thank the investors for their great support. All attendees were also given the opportunity ask questions of Board Members and/or project recipients.

In the Business Session the Board was pleased to announce another successful year thanks to the support of our members, donors, and volunteers. A new Board was elected with Mark Adams elected as President. A large applause was given to Neil Childs for his eight years service to the Board, and in particular the two years he served as President.

At the Meeting Dale Riddell, Vice President, Red River Co-operative presented a donation cheque to Neil as the RRCC contribution to the work done by the Jubilee Fund. Dale commented that he has been attending the Jubilee Fund Annual Meeting for several years now and he is always  so impressed with the work done by the Jubilee Fund in the Community.


Read More News