NAMI’s Annual Independence Day Celebration- Thank you for being a part of our celebration.

Thank you for celebrating with NAMI on Nigeria’s 62nd birthday- NAMI’s Annual Independence Day Celebration- Celebrating Nigeria @ 62 with Stories of Resilience

Please see attached pictures

Personality of the week – Celebrating Gift Amadi

Gift Amadi is a Senior Marketing Director with World Financial Group, an integrated Financial Professional helping families all across Canada and the United States achieve their financial goals.

He has the mandate to build a million-dollar company in Canada and the United States by 2023 by creating an ecosystem that will help families and individuals within the financial industry.

He holds a First class Bachelors degree in Political Studies with a minor in Economics and more recently completed his Masters with a focus in Canadian and the United States Foreign and Defense Policy.

Gift Amadi is a thought leader, keenly inclined toward diligence and excellence in all his endeavors including his exceptional dancing style that can be traced back to his roots in Port Harcourt, Rivers State. He has had the opportunity to mentor and influence individuals to be change catalysts and a shining light to the rest of society.

Let’s Continue To Support Nami Scholarship Fund, Thank You!


Let’s Continue To Support Nami Scholarhip Fund, Thank You!

NAMI appreciates a model that guarantees funds to the scholarship for our youth in perpetuity. We sincerely thank those who have donated, and we also encourage others to do the same. All year round, we encourage people in our community to visit The Winnipeg Foundation website to donate with a minimum of $10 to NAMI Scholarship Fund at the link here to support our community youth education which was inaugurated last year. “Make this donation in celebration, honour or memory of someone.” Thank you!

Thank you.

FREE University of Manitoba – Community Event for Female Youth in Gr. 7 to 9

A great and free learning opportunity for female students in Grade 7-9 interested in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math’s.

Date- October 15, 2022

Location- the Faculty of Engineering at University of Manitoba!

See enclosed Posters for more details.

Great News/Update Regarding International Students.

This week, Minister Sean Fraser made a new announcement regarding international students-

International students who are in Canada and have off-campus work authorization on their study permit will be able to work more than 20 hours per week off-campus while class is in session from November 15, 2022 to December 31, 2023.

There is “NO” limit on maximum number of hours a student can work. However, minister emphasized that students should not compromise their study schedule. Apart from that they can work as many hours as they are able to.

Please read this New Announcement For International Students By IRCC Minister for more information

Scholarship Opportunities -SHAD

Black and Indigenous students now have more opportunities to explore careers in STEAM and entrepreneurship thanks to new entrance scholarships for Shad Canada programs. These awards are specifically for students that have historically been underrepresented in STEAM fields and aim to support and inspire equity-deserving students to enter into STEAM pathways and careers.
Shad is creating 10 new scholarships for Black students and 10 for Indigenous students, in addition to its existing financial awards. The combined value is upwards of $200,000. The awards are fully funded by Shad and its many generous donors.

Please see  for all the details and kindly pass it on to those who might benefit from this program.

Newcomer Employment Hub

Initiated by The Winnipeg Chamber of Commerce and Immigration Partnership Winnipeg The Newcomer Employment Hub (the Hub) brings together the business community and Manitoba newcomer community to work together to address the biggest challenge for businesses today: talent recruitment and retention.

The Hub is an innovative online job tool that creates quality job matches between newcomer job seekers and Manitoba employers.

The Hub’s smart AI technology provides employers with top newcomer candidates that best match their job description and needs.

Through the Newcomer Employment Hub, newcomer jobseekers are matched with employers committed to inclusive workplace practices.

Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP)

What is CDAP?

The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP), by the Government of Canada, helps small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) adopt digital technologies to increase their competitiveness. Eligible businesses will receive a grant2 to build their digital plan, followed by a 0% loan of up to $100,0001 to implement it.

Lady B Party Rental Services

Please see below poster for services and contact information

NPIM Learning Opportunities

NPIM invites you to their upcoming in-person networking event- Small Business Finance

It will explore:

the finance roadmap from a small business entrepreneur’s start-up stage to the growth stage.

If you’ve had questions pertaining to the following;

How do I start up my small business with limited funding?

How do I prepare financial projections for my small business to seek funding?

What are the financial, tax and regulatory compliance expectations for small businesses?

How do I source funding to scale my small business to the next growth stage?

Cover Letters Self-Study E-Learning Workshop

The Manitoba Museum is asking Manitobans to share their stories and ideas to aid inclusion, connectivity, mutual understanding, and a sense of belonging as they plan for the future – a future that celebrates land, people, enhance the Museum experience of all Manitobans.

Take the 10 minutes survey here

Share your perspectives on the current #Covid19MB vaccination strategy

Provide your perspectives on emerging #Covid19MB vaccination plans for young children ages 6 months to 4 years and share your perspectives on the current #Covid19MB vaccination strategy at COVID-19 Vaccinations for Kids Under 5 | EngageMB


The Loran Award

The Loran Award is an exciting opportunity for students considering university studies in fall 2022. It is the largest and most comprehensive merit-based award for young people in the country, valued at $100,000 over four years of undergraduate study. More than simply financial support for post-secondary studies, Loran is a comprehensive four-year leadership enrichment program. Recipients are selected on the basis of character, commitment to service, and the potential for leadership. The deadline for applications is October 13th, 2021 before 8:00 pm (ET). For more information,

SEED Winnipeg Upcoming Sessions-• Recognition Counts Webinars – Oct 18 & Oct 20

If you are an internationally-trained professional and plan to work in the same, similar, or alternative profession in Manitoba, you’ll want to register for one of SEED’s Recognition Counts webinars in October!

The webinars will explain Recognition Counts loans for skilled immigrants, showcase newcomers who have been successful in getting back to their careers, share valuable resources on Canadian workplace culture and integration, and provide tips to achieve financial stability as a skilled newcomer.

To register, click on the link below for the session you would like to attend:

Oct 18, 2022, 2-3:30 PM:×2PKivPCRC2t5HkmwcL

Oct 20, 2022, 6-7:30 PM:

Welcome! You are invited to join a meeting: Recognition Counts Webinar. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email about joining the meeting.

  • Doing Business in Canada Online Workshop – Nov 15 & Nov 17

This two-part workshop will offer information and the opportunity to ask questions about doing business in Canada.

Topics include:

  • Government role in business
  • Canadian workplace standards
  • Taxes in Canada
  • Canadian business culture

The workshop will be in TWO parts:

  • Part 1: Nov 15, 2022 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Part 2: Nov 17, 2022 6:00-8:00 p.m.

You must attend Part 1 to attend Part 2.

Spots are limited. Only 50 registrations accepted.

This course is intended for newcomers and immigrants to Canada, but anyone is welcome to attend.

Registration required. To register, go to or call 204-927-9944.

A Zoom link will be sent two days before the workshop to everyone who has registered.

Ghanian Union of Manitoba Club


Looking for a lawyer for your real estate closing? Look no further, we are here to help you. You’d be glad you did!

You can email us:


Call: +1 (431) 588-2702.

We will be looking forward to receiving your messages. Thank you!


If food security is an issue, “Food for all Program” is a Food supply for all season. An initiative of C.A.C Rehoboth Christain Centre in partnership with Peace Wholeness Centre. See poster for details and more contact information or visit websites below. Thank you!


Book a new patient exam and cleaning and receive a $50 Tim Horton’s gift card, an electric toothbrush or teeth whitening kit*
We are growing, and we are so excited to add amazing patients to our family dental practice

Give us a call today at 204-663-5000, email at or visit us at

Looking forward to meeting you

*while supplies last


Your vision benefits with great deals on premium frames, lenses and contacts. We direct bill most insurance plans, plus get rewarded with Air Miles Reward Miles on every purchase.

Book your eye exam or visit us in store today! Send us  email: Call us: 204-421-8080. Visit our website: Our location: Unit #9 – 1500, Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram @cresteyecare.  Book your eye exam or visit us in store today!



Gemini Medical Clinic is a new family oriented medical clinic located at 735 Pembina Highway Winnipeg. Our primary objective is to help patients achieve their health goals by providing quality medical care. We are a team of 4 family physicians with immediate plans to include specialist care. Our providers include Drs’ Ify Osagie, Ral Koko, Alastair Sequeira and Taiwo Sonoiki. We provide a range of services including general/family practice, women’s health, child health, whole health and wellness, addictions medicine, minor surgical procedures etc.
We also provide non-insured services like filling out forms, disability applications, medical notes and many more.

We are open to the public July 4, 2022 and accepting new patients.

Shop at Gifted Fingers International Limited

Gifted fingers international limited – Your African Caribbean community food store.

Specializing in all ethnic foods and beauty supplies Butchering, meats, chicken, fish, goat with skin on, so many seafood.

Shop at gifted fingers today for African, Caribbean, Asian, East Indian, groceries, all types of human hair extensions, all types of braids, cosmetic products, Diverse African Caribbean inspired ready made fabrics, african wedding accessories, Italian gold accessories, bags, shoes, bridal makeovers and many more at affordable and reasonable prices for all nationalities,

Walk into the ”one-shop-stop” today and experience great discounts on all grocery, fabric, hair, beauty products and many more.


  • 1006 Nairn avenue Winnipeg Manitoba

Phone number 2043060101

  • Unit 4 – 955 saint Mary’s road, Winnipeg, Manitoba and we’re open 9am to 8pm from Monday to Saturday

”Great customer service experience

Where your satisfaction is guaranteed”!

For more details, visit www.giftedfingers or follow us on Instagram and Facebook at giftedfingersinternational


OLUWADARE LAW OFFICE – 625 Marion Street, Winnipeg, MB. Tel: +1-204-963-0768. Email:

See poster for more details.

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Have a nice week!