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NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the 57th Annual Meeting of the Members of the Mennonite Central Committee(MCC) Manitoba will be held as a virtual meeting via Zoom on the date of Sep 23, 2021. The meeting details will follow on a closer date. Recommend new by-law #12.1 as: “MCC Manitoba Board of Directors may by two-thirds majority...

June 25, 2021June 25, 2021by
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Help make a difference by providing peacebuilding skills to vulnerable families. This year, the first $6,000 raised through GO! 100 will be MATCHED by some amazing community donors. Sponsor a challenger or start your own challenge here or at mccmb.ca/go-100.  For Winnipeg and central area churches: MCC Manitoba is hiring! We’re looking for an Engagement & Stewardship Coordinator. This individual...

June 23, 2021June 23, 2021by
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Your church can join a community of compassionate Manitobans working to end global hunger. Sponsor an acre of Manitoba farmland with Grow Hope and help provide food and agriculture training for people in places like Cambodia and DR Congo. Plus, every $1 you give can grow up to $5! Click here, visit mccmb.ca/GrowHope or call Simone at 204-261-6381 to find...

June 17, 2021June 17, 2021by
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Take the pledge, choose thrift first! Care for our planet by making secondhand your first choice. For example, help reduce textile waste by checking out a thrift shop before you look at any new clothing for the rest of the year. Pledge your commitment at choosethriftfirst.ca or click here.  Your church can join a community of compassionate Manitobans working to end...

June 10, 2021June 10, 2021by
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Join us for an online Quilt Sale this spring from June 7-11! Browse through quilts, purses and stuffed animals for the perfect gift for yourself or a loved one. All items are handmade by volunteers as part of MCC’s Quilt Show & Sale Committee. To learn more visit our Facebook page or mccmb.ca/Events. Our virtual challenge is back! Join us...

June 3, 2021June 3, 2021by
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You can help provide relief to the DR Congo volcanic eruption. Hundreds of homes on the outskirts of Goma were destroyed by flowing lava after Mount Nyiragongo erupted on May 22. MCC and local partners will provide emergency assistance to affected families. Donate today at mcccanada.ca/volcano-relief or click here. You’re invited to the online book launch for Germinating Conversations on...

May 27, 2021May 27, 2021by
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Students, you could earn $1,000 or more toward your ongoing studies. MCC is awarding scholarships to students working toward post-secondary degrees. Learn more here or at mccmb.ca/studentawards. Hear stories from MCC projects around the world through our webinar series. Join us on May 26 at 7:00pm for The Right to Stay and the Right to Go: Migration and Human Dignity. Learn how MCC understands the different...

May 20, 2021May 20, 2021by
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Students, you could earn $1,000 toward your ongoing studies. MCC Manitoba is awarding five scholarships to students working toward post-secondary degrees that align with MCC’s focus areas. Learn more here or at mccmb.ca/studentawards.

May 13, 2021May 13, 2021by
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A few months ago, we heard difficult news about the MCC warehouse in southern Manitoba. Today, we are excited to announce that the Plum Coulee warehouse will remain open. Gord Letkeman has agreed to stay on in the role of Activities Coordinator and lead volunteer engagement with MCC’s material resources activities. While current public health orders have...

May 6, 2021May 6, 2021by
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Your church can join a community of compassionate Manitobans working to end global hunger. Sponsor an acre of Manitoba farmland with Grow Hope and help provide food and agriculture training for people in places like Cambodia and DR Congo. Plus, every $1 you give can grow up to $5! Visit mccmb.ca/GrowHope or call Simone at 204-261-6381 to find...

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