“How can you provide everything for free?”

We are glad you asked. Art City’s funders pay so that our participants do not have to.

Art City Funders

City of Winnipeg

Operating Grant
Enhanced Recreation Grant (Outreach)
Community Incentives Grant Program

Province of Manitoba

Arts Branch (Culture, Heritage & Tourism)
Neighbourhoods Alive! (Indigenous and Municipal Relations)
Urban Green Team (Indigenous and Municipal Relations)
MB4Youth (Children and Youth Opportunities)
West Broadway Community Organization
Celebrate 150
Suicide Prevention Network

Arts Councils

Canada Council for the Arts
Manitoba Arts Council


United Way Winnipeg
Winnipeg Foundation
Canada Post Community Foundation
Richardson Foundation (Essential Needs Fund)
Siobhan Richardson Foundation
Gail Asper Family Foundation
Graham C. Lount Family Foundation
Carolyn Sifton Foundation
Whitestone Foundation
Souchay Gossen Foundation
W.H. & S.E. Loewen Foundation
Youth in Philanthropy (Winnipeg Foundation)
Fast Family Foundation

Corporate Donors

Assiniboine Credit Union
Canada Life
Telus Community Board
Wawanesa Insurance

Sponsors 2019

5468796 Architecture
Assiniboine Credit Union
Allco Electrical
Barnhammer Brewing Company
Clementine Cafe
Ellement Fine Wines
Lowey Insurance
Little Brown Jug
MLT Aikins
Public City Architecture
Spark Rentals
Tallest Poppy
Tiny Feast
William White International

︎ Thank you to our donors!︎

Each year, thousands of individuals and businesses who believe in the transformative power of art choose to support the work that Art City does. This giving has a huge impact! In 2019 this comprised nearly 30% of our operating budget. Art City is committed to stewardship integrity and each dollar helps us ignite more creativity in West Broadway and increasingly beyond.
Click here if you would like to donate. 

Wanda Koop’s Art City Angels

Assembled in 2017 by Art City Founder Wanda Koop, The Angels are a group of super donors committed to multi-year support of Art City’s programming. We are endlessly grateful for these superheroes!

Sheri Blake and Tadashi Orui
Ellen Vanstone
Thomas and Sarah Milroy
Gail Asper Family Foundation
Shea Hamilton
Shirley Martens
Bob Newfield
Susan Glass
Cindy Newfield
H. Richardson