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Philanthropy News Archive

James Burns [BComm/51, LLD/87 (Hon.)]

Remembering James Burns: business giant, alumnus, philanthropist

February 14, 2019 — 
Alumnus James Burns, one of Canada’s most prominent business leaders, died Monday in Winnipeg

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Remembering visionary Ron Joyce, C.M.

February 4, 2019 — 
Family foundation helping youth attend U of M

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Dr. Zahra Moussavi, Canada Research Chair in Biomedical Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering, is receiving $1,737,960 for her project on investigating the efficacy of high-frequency rTMS treatment for Alzheimer's disease

Wpg Free Press: Donation opens doors for Alzheimer’s study subjects

February 4, 2019 — 
A Winnipeg researcher who is studying a potential treatment for Alzheimer’s disease is looking for more participants for her program —and just got the funding to help more people access it

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Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Habitat for Humanity Key Ceremony

December 20, 2018 — 
Habitat for Humanity partner family receives keys just in time for Christmas

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Fort Garry campus.

Creating opportunities for business education in honour of 2019 IDEA recipient Hartley T. Richardson

December 6, 2018 — 
New initiative to raise $2 million for bursaries to support Asper School of Business students

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Bison women’s hockey endowment fund aims to keep dreams alive

November 23, 2018 — 
Bison Women's Hockey endowment fund created by the Sharman family helps to alleviate pressure and bolster team success

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The 2018 Manitoba Philanthropy Awards.

Alumni and friends nearly sweep the board at Manitoba Philanthropy Awards

November 15, 2018 — 
U of M alumni and friends named in five out of the six categories

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Gerry Price at the Oct. 25 event celebrating the first recipients of the inaugural Price Scholarships in Engineering.

The mechanics of generosity

October 26, 2018 — 
66 students celebrated as the first recipients of the Price Scholarships in Engineering

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(L-R) Kaileigh Tod and Carol Schlamb.

Alumni Answers: How has philanthropy impacted your life?

October 25, 2018 — 
We want to hear about your experiences with philanthropy, whether you made a gift, received one, or were witness to a gesture of goodwill

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Gregg Hanson

Business leader and distinguished alumnus to receive honorary degree

October 12, 2018 — 
Mr. Gregory Hanson is a highly respected business leader with a well-deserved reputation for strengthening Manitoba communities

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