Welcome to the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba.

Funding the future. Changing lives.


The Jewish Foundation of Manitoba is a public foundation that manages a growing asset base that exceeds $125 million. The Foundation pools gifts from generous donors and permanently invests them.

The Foundation distributes earned income from the contributed capital of the fund; the capital base is never touched. Since its inception in 1964, the Foundation has distributed over $55 million in grants and scholarships in Winnipeg and across Canada.

Your gift to the Foundation will sustain and enhance a myriad of programs, services, and charitable agencies across the province and help ensure a strong and viable future for all Manitobans. Your gift to the Foundation will be your lasting legacy.


For Your Information - October 23, 2018

by Zac Minuk | Oct 23, 2018

Pending the appointment of a Chief Executive Officer at the Jewish Foundation of Manitoba, an internal management group has been created to ensure the day-to-day business operations of the Foundation continue to run smoothly and effectively.

The Board of Directors is in the process of striking a Search Committee for the selection of the JFM’s Chief Executive Officer. More details will be provided as they become appropriate.

Dr. Eric Winograd
Board Chair
Jewish Foundation of Manitoba