Manitobaville 2019

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MANITOBAVILLE

Check out our Top 10 list of finalists below – then once you’ve decided who you’d like to support, text your vote with the name of the community of choice to 54321. There is no limit to the amount of individual votes cast, so be sure to rally your friends, family and community to gather as much support for your preferred project as possible. Voting ends at 12 noon CST on Friday, August 2nd.

The community that receives the most support over the course of the voting period, will receive the cash prize to put towards their project! Winner will be revealed Tuesday, August 6th!

Where do you think the Manitobaville money should go? Watch our Top 10 videos below, then text to vote for your favourite! Standard message rates may apply.

 

Manitobaville is presented by Chicken Chef, Star Ready To Move Homes and Fusion Credit Union.

1) COMMUNITY: HAMIOTA

PROJECT: MULTIPURPOSE OUTDOOR SPORTS COURT

Nancy Smith says the addition of an outdoor sports court would be a great addition to her community of 1,500, not only for town residents but also nearby campers. 

TEXT ‘HAMIOTA’ to 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT! 

 

2) COMMUNITY: LA BROQUERIE

PROJECT: COMMUNITY KITCHEN UPGRADES

Richard Turenne and friends feel the kitchen in the HyLife Centre could use upgrades including convection ovens, mixers, freezers and coolers in order to support education and entrepreneurship. 

TEXT ‘LA BROQUERIE’ to 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT! 

 

3) COMMUNITY: OAK LAKE

PROJECT: DAYCARE PLAYGROUND RENOVATION

Families who use Oak Lake Care Centre say their outdoor playground is a “mud pit”, and require a facelift in order to keep their kids content and clean.

TEXT ‘OAK LAKE’ to 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

4) COMMUNITY: OAKBANK

PROJECT: SCHOOL PLAY STRUCTURE REPAIR

Oakbank Elementary School has a wooden play structure in need of replacement, and the Improvement Committee says the school division is not responsible for it. 

TEXT ‘OAKBANK’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

5) COMMUNITY: RIVERS

PROJECT: DAYCARE PLAYGROUND RENOVATION

Riverdale Early Learning Centre would like to add shaded areas and updated equipment to their outdoor space in order to accommodate the growing community. 

TEXT ‘RIVERS’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

6) COMMUNITY: ROSEAU RIVER ANISHINAABE FIRST NATION

PROJECT: ICE SKATING ARENA RENEWAL

The Ginew Multiplex Arena was closed for two decades, and the fundraising committee is slowly working to reopen it. Next needs include cleaning, removal of old bleachers, change room upgrades and more. 

TEXT ‘ROSEAU RIVER’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

7) COMMUNITY: ROSENORT

PROJECT: DAYCARE BUILDING RENOVATIONS

Local residents are working to build the Small Town Kids Daycare. They found a location for it in the town’s old fire hall, but need to renovate in order to get the building up to code. 

TEXT ‘ROSENORT’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

8) COMMUNITY: ROSSBURN

PROJECT: COMMUNITY WALKING TRACK

Rossburn Elementary School, with support from the municipality and numerous local organizations, want to build an all-season walking track for students and community.

TEXT ‘ROSSBURN’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

9) COMMUNITY: ROSSER

PROJECT: COMMUNITY CLUB UPGRADES

Volunteers behind the Rosser Central Community Club want their gymnasium to be used year-round with the purchase and installation of a multi-use, sport court floor. 

TEXT ‘ROSSER’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!

 

10) COMMUNITY: SPRUCEWOODS

PROJECT: OUTDOOR PARK ENHANCEMENTS

The community is building a park with help from CFB Shilo and other businesses, but needs extra funding to construct a surrounding fence and provide new equipment. 

TEXT ‘SPRUCEWOODS’ TO 54321 TO VOTE FOR THIS PROJECT!