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Beautiful Plains Community Foundation

Box 486
Neepawa, MB R0J 1H0

Registered Charitable Number: 89480 9730 RR0001
Manitoba Region: Southwest


To preserve and advance the quality of life in the community by developing permanent endowment funds, making responsible grants and acting as a catalyst for community philanthropy and leadership.


The BPCF began in 1995 and serves the town of Neepawa, Brookdale and the RMs of Rosedale, Langford, Lansdowne and Glenella. Grants of over $1.3 million have been distributed to over 90 organizations throughout the area.


  • Brent Sorensen, President
  • Jeff Miner, Vice-President
  • Ian Thomson, Treasurer
  • Marilyn Crewe
  • Ashley McCaughan
  • Ann Kuharski
  • Jack Falk
  • Sarah Fast
  • Iris Kooting
  • Terry Buechler
  • Keith Jury


  • Brenda Kryschuk, Executive Director

Foundation Funds

Community Fund Supports organizations who apply for a grant
Touchwood Park Supports mentally challenged clients of the Torchwood Park Association
Neepawa Health Centre Supports the needs of the Neepawa Hospital
Country Meadows Personal Care Home Generates funds for the personal care home in Neepawa
Neepawa Collegiate Alumni Reunion Fund Started after the 1998 NACI Reunion and supports projects at Neepawa Collegiate
Beautiful Plains Museum Generates funds for the ongoing work of the museum in Neepawa
Neepawa Collegiate Philanthropy Fund Generates funds for the Youth Advisory Committee at Neepawa Collegiate
Neepawa and Area Retired Teachers Fund Grants from this fund provide scholarships to graduating students at local area high schools

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