Blending business and social value in purchasing.
Building stronger communities, one purchase at a time.

Winnipeg's SPP - Helping Local Business & Local People

What is a Social Purchasing Portal (SPP)?

The SPP is an online marketing and collaboration tool for small local businesses who commit to strengthening employment initiatives and the active practice of Community Economic Development (CED) principles in Winnipeg.

How do you use the Portal ?

Each of the icons on the left lead to pages which can help you learn about the SPP, how to become a partner, and how to shop using the SPP Business Directory.

News and Events

Wednesday, April 9th 2014

Neechi Commons was buzzing with energy last Wednesday afternoon as
the social entrepreneurs and community leaders of the Social Purchasing
Portal (SPP) joined together for the SPP...

Tuesday, March 18th 2014

Join us at Neechi Commons (865 Main St) on Wednesday April 2nd between 3:00 - 6:00  pm to learn more about the Social Purchasing Portal and the unique Supplier businesses on the Social...

Wednesday, February 12th 2014

WINNIPEG, MB – On Wednesday January 22nd, Social...

Stay connected to the SPP!

Subscribe to SPP E-Bulletin

©2011 Social Purchasing Portal.


Commitment to supporting Employment & Skill Development
Commitment to Ecological Responsibility
Commitment to supporting Winnipeg's Diverse Communities
Commitment to supporting other Local and International CED Initiatives
Commitment to supporting Neighbourhood Initiatives