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Manitoba Community Board in action

Our Manitoba Community Board has donated $1.05 million since 2016 to 81 grassroots projects, charities and organizations.

How we made a difference in 2018


Budget allocated


Local charities

Explore our Manitoba Community Board's latest projects

Helping Dorian achieve his full potential

The TELUS Manitoba Community Board is supporting Spence Neighbourhood Association’s mission to educate and empower youth living in one Canada’s most marginalized postal codes.

Empowering teens through the power of music

With the support of the TELUS Manitoba Community Board, Robb Nash is creating authentic connections with teens at risk.

Dave Johnston

Chair, TELUS Manitoba Community Board

Dave Johnston recently retired from Great West Life following a 38-year career. During his time with the organization, he held various positions in both the United Kingdom and Canada. He most recently held the role of President and Chief Operating Officer for the company’s Canadian businesses. Dave is passionate about helping ensure the health and wellbeing of the community evidenced by his involvement with numerous charities including the United Way of Winnipeg and the Manitoba Schizophrenia Society as well as the Great-West Life Center for Mental Health in the Workplace.

Navin Arora (Vice Chair)

President, TELUS Business Solutions

Ida Albo

Managing Partner, Fort Garry Hotel, and Owner, Yoga Public

Ian Bacque

Director, Government Relations Manitoba, TELUS

Rahim Esmail

Counsel, Legal Services, TELUS (Board Secretary)

Richard Frost

CEO, The Winnipeg Foundation

Barb Gamey

CEO, Payworks

Kevin Lamoureux

Faculty of Education, University of Winnipeg

Tim Prokipchuk

Sales Director, Great Plains Region, TELUS Business Solutions

Annitta Stenning

President and CEO, CancerCare Manitoba Foundation

Jackie Wild

Senior Community Affairs Manager, TELUS