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, October 8th 2014

Our SPP Supplier-CreeAtions has a new location!

586 Main Street, is home for the new CreeAtions Store, featuring beautiful First Nation's Art, Traditional...

Tuesday, June 10th 2014

Social Purchasing Portal Coordinator Molly Dunbar participated in a study by Accelerating Social Impact CCC, Ltd which looked at social procurement in Canada and it's potential role in addressing...

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