Please join us for our last monthly NECHN meeting of 2012!

Friday, November 9, 2012


586 Selkirk Avenue)

Everyone welcome so bring a friend!

Thank you to Kristi @ Mount Carmel Clinic for hosting!!
Please join us for our monthly NECHN meeting!

Tuesday, October 9, 2012


UofM Inner City Social Work Campus (485 Selkirk Avenue)

Everyone welcome so bring a friend!
Interested in volunteering?  Check out our HOME page and click to download the application form!
Sunday, August 19 , 2012
1:00 p m - 4:00 p m
Austin Street (between Euclid and Selkirk)

Fe aturing Live Music and Dancers:
JJ Lavallee and the Norm an Chie f Memorial Dancers
Jazz on Wheels
and more ...

Free Event:
lunch, entertainment, games & crafts for kids, information
booths, book give away, dunk tank , and more ...
Come and dunk your favorite City Councillor Ross Eadie!

Sponsored By:
North Point Douglas Women’s Centre
Winnipeg Police Service
Assiniboine Credit Union
Neighbourhoods Alive
Councillor Ross Eadie

Interested in volunteering?  Check out our HOME page & click to download the application!
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On Thursday, June 21, 2012 The North End Community Helpers Network will be hosting our second annual National Aboriginal Day celebration. The event will be a beautiful collaboration of community groups, organizations and residents coming together to create a celebration of all things First Nations, Métis and Inuit, while showcasing local talent, and demonstrating our strong sense of community pride. Our celebration is set to take place on Selkirk Avenue in the North End of Winnipeg and will feature activities such as: a free traditional Aboriginal community feast, local Aboriginal entertainment, children, youth and family activities and games, arts and crafts tables featuring local artisans, storytelling and cultural education. In order to make this year’s event a success we need your help!

Volunteers are needed for all aspects of the event! Please fill out the application form below & return it by:

Fax:  (204) 582-4733
Drop Off:  586 Selkirk Avenue

For more info about the 2nd annual North End Community Helpers Network National Aboriginal Day Celebration, please call:  (204) 586-5940.

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Friday, June 8, 2012
St. John's Library (500 Salter Street)

Aboriginal Visioning for the North End is looking for a Community Helper!

Deadline for applications: April 27, 2012 @ 4:30pm.

All letters of interest & resumes can be sent to:
    Margaret MacKinnon, Human Resources
   Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, Inc
   445 King Street
   Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 2C5
   Fax # 946-5042 or

Check out the job posting here:

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5th Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

"Together we can make a difference because together we are stronger"


The North End Community Helpers Network – a collective of over 100 people who work, live, and volunteer in the North End of Winnipeg working together to create a healthier and more vibrant community.

Sponsors including:
Assiniboine Credit Union, City of Winnipeg (Councillor Ross Eadie), Families and Communities Together (Point Douglas Parent-Child Coalition), Investors Group, North End Revitalization Inc. and many other private donors.

Partners including:
Aboriginal Visioning for the North End, Andrews Street Family Centre, Community Education Development Association, Dufferin Residents’ Association of Winnipeg, Elizabeth Fry Society of Manitoba, Indian & Métis Friendship Centre, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre, Mount Carmel Clinic, Ndinawemaaganag Endaawaad, North End Community Renewal Corporation, North End Women’s Centre, North Point Douglas Women’s Centre, Oyate Tipi Cumini Yape, St. John’s Residents’ Association, University of Manitoba, and William Whyte Residents’ Association.                                                          

On the evening of March 15, 2012, over 250 community volunteers came out celebrate the spirit of Winnipeg’s North End at the fifth annual North End Community Helpers Network (NECHN) Volunteer Appreciation Dinner, which honours our many community helpers and volunteers who donate their time and effort to our partnering organizations to make our North End community a better place to live, work and play.

Realizing the need for positive recognition of community volunteers and the reality that many give to more than one group, five years ago the North End Community Helpers Network developed a plan for this community gathering as a joint effort between partnering agencies/organizations to be able to collectively give thanks to those who work tirelessly to create positive change in our North End community.

The Volunteer Appreciation Dinner not only provides our community volunteers/helpers with the thanks and appreciation that they deserve, but also evokes a sense of community pride and togetherness, while highlighting the strong community spirit and commitment that is unique to the North End of Winnipeg. It encourages future volunteerism and continues to build meaningful relationships within our community.

 “The Volunteer Appreciation Dinner provides a time for us as non-profit organizations to come together and collectively honour our volunteers, without whom many of the services we provide would not be possible.” states Debra Diubaldo, Chair of the North End Community Helpers Network. “Many of our volunteers dedicate their lives to the North End without asking for compensation or recognition, but rather working from the heart and in celebration of their passion for our community. For this we are forever grateful, and this dinner is our way of expressing our thanks for their persistent hard work and commitment.

WHEN: Thursday, March 15, 2012 

WHERE: Indian & Métis Friendship Centre (45 Robinson Street)

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For more information or to arrange an interview, please contact:

Debra Diubaldo
North End Community Helpers Network
Phone: 790-7205

North Point Douglas Women's Centre is launching their VOLUNTEER PROGRAM!  If you're interested in finding out more information or lending your support, check out the attached poster & contact Christie: or (204) 947-0321
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