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Building Urban Industries for Local Development (BUILD) Inc.

BUILD is an award winning social enterprise (non-profit contractor) and training program that hires individuals with multiple employment barriers and prepares them for long-term, meaningful employment in the trades.

Services we provide:

-Water-saving retrofits:  Enjoy huge long-term savings while preventing water wastage. Provincial payment program available.

-Drain Water Heat Recovery: Use the heat from shower water to heat your hot water tanks. Simple but effective!

Contact
Last Name: 
Sean
First Name: 
Hogan
Job Title: 
Production Manager
Company: 
BUILD Inc.
Email Address: 
reception@buildinc.ca
Website: 
http://buildinc.ca/
Address
Street: 
200-765 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2W3N5
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 943-5981
Fax: 
(204) 943-6003
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Other Services
Number of Employees: 
25 +
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Mother Earth Recycling

Specializing in e-waste recycling and repair services, Mother Earth Recycling is a Social Enterprise of the Aboriginal Centre of Winnipeg providing training and employment for Aboriginal peoples in Winnipeg.

 

Services

E-waste Recycling
Computer & Electronics Repair and Upgrades
Computer & Electronics Refurbishing
Business and Residential Computer & Electronic Recycling Pick-up Service (fee for service)

Movie Prop Rentals (old electronics for period television and movie productions)

 

Hours of Operation:

Contact
Last Name: 
Kruse
First Name: 
Stan
Job Title: 
Board member/Staff
Company: 
Mother Earth Recycling
Email Address: 
stan.kruse@gmail.com
Website: 
http://motherearthrecycling.ca
Address
Street: 
93 Gomez St.
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3B 0G7
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 942-7900
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Health & Environment
Number of Employees: 
11 to 20
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Creating training and employment for Aboriginal peoples in Winnipeg.
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As a social enterprise, any profits are reinvested in Mother Earth Recycling and the Aboriginal Centre of Winnipeg, keeping the money local.
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Keeping heavy metals and dangerous e-waste out of our landfills.
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By filling a crucial gap in recycling services in Winnipeg, Mother Earth Recycling can capitalize on this demand and grow the creation of employment and training opportunities for local residents.

Manitoba Green Retrofit

MGR is a non-profit enterprise that offers energy efficient retrofits, residential renovations and a service for vulnerable persons who cannot prepare their home for bed bug treatments. MGR aims to ensure that their programs and services have a positive impact in the community and address issues such as poverty, adequate housing and meaningful employment.

Contact
Last Name: 
Kate
First Name: 
Paterson
Job Title: 
Office Administrator
Company: 
Manitoba Green Retrofit
Email Address: 
manitobagreenretrofit@gmail.com
Website: 
http://www.mgrinc.ca
Address
Street: 
101-765 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2W 3N5
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 586-5755
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Other Services
Number of Employees: 
11 to 20
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SSCOPE Inc.

SSCOPE INC. – Supporting Mental Health since 1991. Self-Starting Creative Opportunities For People in Employment (SSCOPE), is a non-profit community based casual and part-time employment service.

OUR MISSION & VISION

Our members, men and women who are consumers of any mental health services, use and develop their working skills within the community.
In doing so, our members provide service to home and business owners, non-profit agencies, community groups and associations.

Our members are provided with opportunities to:

Contact
Last Name: 
Rempel
First Name: 
Bob
Job Title: 
Executive Director
Company: 
SSCOPE Inc.
Email Address: 
sscope@sscope.org
Website: 
http://sscope.org
Address
Street: 
1466 Arlington Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2X 1T8
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 987-6300
Fax: 
(204) 415-7900
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Health & Environment
Number of Employees: 
25 +
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Up Shoppe - A social enterprise of the North End Women's Centre

The Up Shoppe offers new and gently used items at a very low cost.
Our merchandise includes:
• gently used women’s business clothes
• baby layettes
• shoes, purses and belts
• family clothing
• small household goods
• jewellery and hair accessories
• basic health and beauty products
• jewellery by local artists
• infant clothing and accessories
• gift baskets and other treasures!

We are a social enterprise of the North End Women’s Centre that:

Contact
Last Name: 
Lougheed
First Name: 
Corinne
Job Title: 
Community Economic Development Coordinator
Company: 
North End Women's Centre (NEWC)
Email Address: 
UpShoppe@newcentre.org
Website: 
http://www.upshoppe.ca
Address
Street: 
394 Selkirk Avenue
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2W 2M2
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 589-7347
Fax: 
(204) 586-9476
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Northern Star Worker Co-op Ltd.

Northern Star Worker Co-operative is owned and operated by a multi-cultural blend of artisans, including First Nations and Metis women, who sew traditional and contemporary Star Blankets of exceptional craftsmanship and remarkable beauty

Contact
Last Name: 
Russ
First Name: 
Rothney
Job Title: 
Contact
Company: 
Northern Star Worker Co-op Ltd.
Email Address: 
neechifoods@shaw.ca
Website: 
http://www.northernstar.coop/
Address
Street: 
865 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2W 3N9
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 949-1338
Fax: 
(204) 589-4862
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Cooperative: Worker
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
Other Markets: 
Manitoba
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Harv-Al Sportswear

Custom manufacture of team uniforms, and corporate wear. In house cut and sew factory;
In house automated screen print; In house auto embroidery, graphics, patterns and designs.

Contact
Last Name: 
Singer
First Name: 
Mark
Job Title: 
VP Production
Company: 
Harv-Al Sportswear
Email Address: 
info@quadrasportswear.com
Website: 
http://www.jerseymart.com
Address
Street: 
1330 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2W 3T6
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 586-8036 x204
Fax: 
(204) 589-2763
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
For Profit Local Independent
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
20 to 25
Other Markets: 
Canada
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Pollock's Hardware Co-op Ltd.

Consumer co-op hardware store selling Benjamin Moore Paint, plumbing, electrical, glass, screen, garden tools, housewares, plus hard-to-find items like Aladdin Lamps, cabbage cutters, meat grinders, juicers, crocks etc. We also fix windows and screens and do sharpening.

Contact
Last Name: 
Wolchock
First Name: 
Mike
Job Title: 
General Manager
Company: 
Pollock's Hardware Co-op Ltd.
Email Address: 
Mike@phco-op.ca
Website: 
http://www.pollockshardwarecoop.com/
Address
Street: 
1407 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2W 3V2
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 582-5007
Fax: 
(204) 589-4357
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Cooperative: Consumer
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Urban Eatin' Gardeners Worker Co-op

Our motto: Building Edible Urban Spaces.
We offer consultation, design, installation and maintenance services for urban food systems and edible/native landscaping. We also sell compost bins derived from salvaged materials.

Contact
Last Name: 
Riva
First Name: 
Paolo
Job Title: 
Worker-Owner
Company: 
Urban Eatin' Gardeners Worker Co-op
Email Address: 
urbaneatin@gmail.com
Website: 
http://www.urbaneatin.com
Address
Street: 
100-765 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2W 3N5
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 770-2204
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
Wolseley
Ownership Structure: 
Cooperative: Worker
Product or Service: 
Health & Environment
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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The W.R.E.N.C.H. - Winnipeg Repair Education and Cycling Hub

The WRENCH strives to make bikes and knowledge of bike repair accessible to the public by supporting school & community bike shops, providing access to bike programming & resources, and through the promotion of bike culture within the city and beyond.

Contact
Last Name: 
Heath
First Name: 
Geoff
Job Title: 
Mechanical Director
Company: 
The W.R.E.N.C.H.
Email Address: 
mech@thewrench.ca
Website: 
http://www.thewrench.ca
Address
Street: 
1057 Logan Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R3E 3N8
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 296-3389
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Transportation
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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