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Social Enterprise

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: 
Art & Design
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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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: 
Specialty Services
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.

Inner City Renovation

Inner City Renovations is a general contractor and social enterprise that provides services to a broad range or clients, primarily in the commericial renovations sector. They aim to provide quality employment for inner city low income residents, and quality general contracting services in Winnipeg. ICR's goal is to be a self-sustaining employee-owned company. They create steady employment and practical training for inner city residents. Their employees are what make ICR different and they are committed to making a difference to Winnipeg's Inner City.
Contact
Last Name: 
John
First Name: 
Baker
Job Title: 
Owner
Company: 
Inner City Renovation
Email Address: 
jbaker@innercityrenovation.ca
Website: 
http://www.innercityrenovation.ca/
Address
Street: 
539 Jarvis Ave
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2W 3B2
Phone: 
(204) 586-9600
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
North End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Construction & Renovation
Number of Employees: 
20 to 25
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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: 
Construction & Renovation
Number of Employees: 
11 to 20
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Resolution Skills Centre, The trainning program of Mediation Services

Resolution Skills Centre, a program of Mediation Services, will partner with you to meet your corporate trainning goals and individual professional development needs. Established in 1979, our qualified instructors will braoden your perspective, inspire confidence, and heighten your skills. We support employee and confidence, and heighten your skills. We support employee and leadership development through: Individual courses, Certificate Trainning ( Mediation Skills, Conflict Management, and Resolution Skills) , Customized Trainning.
Contact
Last Name: 
Guenter
First Name: 
Charlene
Job Title: 
Trainning Program Coordinator
Company: 
Resolution Skills Centre-Mediation Services
Email Address: 
cguenter@resolutionskills.ca
Website: 
http://www.resolutionskills.ca
Address
Street: 
302-1200 Portage Avenue
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R3G0T5
Neighborhood: 
Wolseley
Phone: 
(204) 925-3414
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West End
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Consulting Services
Number of Employees: 
6 to 10
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L'Arche Cafe

L’Arche Tova Cafe is a social enterprise established in 2012 by L’Arche
Winnipeg Inc. to help combat the isolation and discrimination that often
surrounds those with a disability.

Contact
Last Name: 
Squance
First Name: 
Belinda
Job Title: 
Manager
Company: 
L'Arche Cafe
Email Address: 
larchecafe@larchewinnipeg.org
Website: 
http://www.larchewinnipeg.org
Address
Street: 
119 Regent Avenue West
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
Manitoba
Postal Code: 
R2C 1R1
Neighborhood: 
West Central
Phone: 
(204) 237-0300
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West Central
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Food & Beverage
Number of Employees: 
6 to 10
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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 & Textiles
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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The Soup Bee

We create soup each week, to order, for delivery to downtown and select drop-off points, and also provide meeting and event catering.
The Soup Bee is a non-profit social enterprise supported by the West Broadway Community Organization (WBCO). Our goals are to provide supportive employment opportunities in the downtown core, promote food security and local producers, all while leaving a small carbon footprint.

Contact
Last Name: 
Stevens
First Name: 
Emily
Job Title: 
Marketing Coordinator
Company: 
The Soup Bee
Email Address: 
soupbee@westbroadway.mb.ca
Website: 
http://www.soupbee.ca
Address
Street: 
608 Broadway Avenue
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R3C 0W8
Neighborhood: 
West Broadway
Phone: 
(204) 218-7687
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
West Broadway
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Catering
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
Alternate Contact
First Name: 
Alex
Last Name: 
Wright
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Sam's Place

Sam's Place is a used bookstore, cafe, and live entertainment venue, operated mainly by volunteers and located in the Chalmers neighbourhood in Winnipeg.
We strive to provide locally sourced and fair trade food and coffee, and offer complete catering for your meeting and event needs.

Click here for the Catering Menu

Contact
Last Name: 
Dijk
First Name: 
Jennifer
Job Title: 
Manager
Company: 
Sam's Place-MCC
Email Address: 
manager@samsplacebooks.com
Website: 
http://www.samscommunity.com/
Address
Street: 
159 Henderson Hwy
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R2L 1L4
Phone: 
(204) 415-4728
Additional Information
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Food & Beverage
Number of Employees: 
0 to 5
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Diversity Food Services & Catering

Diversity provides food services and catering which demonstrate the desire to meet goals of sustainability within a work environment that reflects a high level of training and meaningful employment for a diverse group of employees (Newcomers, Aboriginal peoples, community residents, university students). Wherever possible, we use local, sustainable, and fair trade food and beverage sources.

Click here to see the General Catering Menu

Contact
Last Name: 
Godbout
First Name: 
Kirsten
Job Title: 
Manager of Operations
Company: 
Diversity Food Services
Email Address: 
k.godbout@uwinnipeg.ca
Website: 
http://www.diversitycatering.ca/
Address
Street: 
515 Portage Avenue - University of Winnipeg
City: 
Winnipeg
Province: 
MB
Postal Code: 
R3B 2E9
Neighborhood: 
Downtown
Phone: 
(204) 291-8561
Additional Information
Neighbourhood: 
Downtown
Ownership Structure: 
Social Enterprise
Product or Service: 
Catering
Number of Employees: 
25 +
Other Markets: 
Manitoba
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