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Lunch Bell Bistro

The Lunch Bell Bistro is a Fresh, New, Contemporary
lunch restaurant located in the heart of Main Street connected to
the historic Bell Hotel. 

We serve
healthy, made from scratch
Sandwiches, Wraps, Salads, Soups and an assortment of Baked
Goods. 

Contact
Last Name: 
Marantz
First Name: 
Josh
Job Title: 
General Manager
Company: 
Lunch Bell Bistro
Email Address: 
josh@lunchbellbistro.ca
Website: 
http://www.lunchbellbistro.ca/
Address
Street: 
662 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3B 1E4
Neighborhood: 
Exchange
Phone: 
(204) 691-7701
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
Exchange
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Restaurants, Catering & Food
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Employment Development Text: 
Main mandate is to train and employment developmentally challenge individuals.
Community Development Text: 
Community Development
Neighbourhood Initiatives Text: 
restaurant contributes to neighbourhood revitalization.
Ecological Responsibility Text: 
Committed to Serve Fair Trade Coffee and Tea
Economic Development Text: 
Local Reinvestment of Profits and Supports local economy

Rolling Colours Painting & Decorating

With many years of painting and decorating experience, our professional commercial and residential painting team has established itself as one of Winnipeg’s best. At Rolling Colours our mission is to provide impeccable painting services at affordable prices.
Contact
Last Name: 
Demisse
First Name: 
Elias
Job Title: 
Owner
Company: 
Rolling Colours Painting & Decorating
Email Address: 
winnipegrollingcolours@gmail.com
Website: 
http://www.winnipegrollingcolours.com
Address
Street: 
43 Osborne Street- Box 68071
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3L 2V9
Neighborhood: 
Osborne
Phone: 
(204) 290-4450
Additional Information
Ownership Structure: 
For Profit Local Independent
Product or Service: 
Other Services
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Employment Development Text: 
Committed to support the hiring of individuals who have barriers to find employment
Community Development Text: 
Committed to support community and neighbourhood innitiatives
Ecological Responsibility Text: 
Use of non-toxic painting materials

ForRay Second Chance Shoppe

ForRaY is RaY’s latest youth employment training program and new social enterprise initiative. An abundance of distinctive secondhand furniture and household items are being made available to the community.

All the contents of our store have been donated by wonderful Winnipeggers.

Whether you are working with a limited budget, or looking for that specific piece with a rare personality, forRaY will have something to suit your needs. We cater to the West Broadway area, but encourage all Winnipeggers to add a touch of forRaY into their homes. 

Contact
Last Name: 
Aisaican
First Name: 
Apryl
Job Title: 
Store Manager
Company: 
ForRay Second Chance Shoppe
Email Address: 
forray@rayinc.ca
Website: 
http://rayinc.ca/forray.aspx
Address
Street: 
195 Young Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3C 3S8
Neighborhood: 
West Broadway
Phone: 
(204) 774-1418
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West Broadway
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Health & Environment
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Employment Development Text: 
Employment Development
Community Development Text: 
Community Development
Neighbourhood Initiatives Text: 
Neighborhood Revitalization
Ecological Responsibility Text: 
Promoting the idea of re-using furniture and household goods
Economic Development Text: 
Economic Development-Creating employment opportunities for disadvantaged youth

WestEnd Commons

The WestEnd Commons includes a social housing project and a Neighbourhood Resource Centre. The Neighbourhood Resource Centre operates as a social enterprise and provides a rental space service to accomodate meeting and event needs.

Providing  space for your community. Book one of our multiple meeting spaces or rent our commercial kitchen for various professional and social events, training programs, and more! Free wireless on site.

Additional services available: AV Equipment, Beverage Service.

Contact
Last Name: 
Bonnemaison
First Name: 
Emma
Job Title: 
Manager
Company: 
WestEnd Commons Neighbourhood Resource Centre
Email Address: 
office@thewestendcommons.ca
Website: 
http://www.thewestendcommons.ca
Address
Street: 
365 McGee Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3G 0G6
Neighborhood: 
West End
Phone: 
(204) 414-1510
Fax: 
(204) 774-1847
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Other Services
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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The Scrap Came Back

The Scrap Came Back is an upcycled and repurposed gift store and artist workspace. It was established to provide employment and artistic opportunities to individuals with intellectual disabilities. The individuals learn employment skills as they repurpose items destined for the landfill. The Scrap Came Back provides a store front for Manitoba artists including many of DASCHs own to sell their products.

Contact
Last Name: 
Militere
First Name: 
Candis
Job Title: 
Supervisor of Social Enterprise
Company: 
DASCH Inc.
Email Address: 
cmilitere@dasch.mb.ca
Website: 
http://thescrapcameback.com
Address
Street: 
153-A St. Anne's Road
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2M 2Z5
Phone: 
(204) 232-3709
Additional Information
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
Alternate Contact
First Name: 
Susanne
Last Name: 
Williams
Phone Number: 
2049871556
Email Address: 
Job Title: 
Director of Development
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Employment Development Text: 
Employs and Support Individuals with barriers to employment
Community Development Text: 
Follows Community Development Practices
Neighbourhood Initiatives Text: 
Support Neighbourhood Initiatives
Ecological Responsibility Text: 
Practices Ecological Responsibility
Economic Development Text: 
Promotes Economic Development by Re-Investing Profits into Non-Profit Organization

Build Wright Developments

Build Wright Developments is a Social Enterprise offering renovations,
workshops and consultations.
Through the medium of carpentry we measure our success against a triple top line of Economy,
Ecology and Equality (social) capitals and values to ensure the best business practices for ourselves,
the customer and community.

Contact
Last Name: 
Parker
First Name: 
Christopher
Job Title: 
Founder
Company: 
Build Wright Development
Email Address: 
buildwrightdevelopments@gmail.com
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/BuildWrightDevelopments
Address
Street: 
765 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3L 0R6
Neighborhood: 
North End
Phone: 
(204) 250-9551
Additional Information
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Other Services
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Employment Development Text: 
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Commitment to used reclaimed materials for some of their construction projects
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Cree-ations

Cree-ations specialize in handmade Aboriginal Arts and Crafts. They are a locally owned and operated family business. They buy most of their furs and hides for their products locally. They are located in the Inner City and try to be part of community activities and support the surrounding neighbourhood.
Contact
Last Name: 
Nabess
First Name: 
Edna
Job Title: 
Owner
Company: 
Cree-ations
Email Address: 
enabess@hotmail.com
Website: 
http://www.cree-ationsfashion.com/
Address
Street: 
583 Main Street
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2W 3T6
Neighborhood: 
Exchange
Phone: 
(204) 219-7428
Additional Information
Ownership Structure: 
For Profit Local Independent
Product or Service: 
Clothing & Wares
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Community Development
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Employment Development Text: 
Commitment to Hire Local Inner-City Residents
Community Development Text: 
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Commitment to support neighbourhood initiatives

Chowdown Catering

Chowdown Catering is committed to helping build the community in the North End, by purchasing local food ingredients from other suppliers and businesses in the North End area, but offers city-wide catering!

Click here to see Chow Down's Catering Menu

Contact
Last Name: 
Hamilton
First Name: 
Wayne
Job Title: 
Partner/Manager
Company: 
Chowdown Catering
Email Address: 
info@sppwinnipeg.org
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Chow-Down-Catering/831831556856545?fref=ts
Address
Street: 
452 Selkirk Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2W 2M5
Phone: 
(204) 453-3352
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
For Profit Local Independent
Product or Service: 
Restaurants, Catering & Food
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Jonnies Sticky Buns

At Jonnies Sticky Buns, we try to do as much as possible with one little thing: the cinnamon bun. With this spiral treat as the canvas we have created sweet and savoury options from the traditional to the unusual.With so many flavours and ingredients it's important to us to get as many as possible from local sources.

Contact
Last Name: 
McPhail
First Name: 
Jon
Job Title: 
Owner-Baker
Company: 
Jonnies Sticky Buns
Email Address: 
breadbunker@gmail.com
Website: 
http://jonniesstickybuns.com
Address
Street: 
941 Portage Avenue
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3G 0P9
Neighborhood: 
West End
Phone: 
(204) 415-7287
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West End
Ownership Structure: 
For Profit Local Independent
Product or Service: 
Restaurants, Catering & Food
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Employment Development Text: 
Employment Development
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Ecological Responsibility
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Economic Development

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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