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Community Futures Winnipeg River

Community Futures Winnipeg River (CFWR) is a community based, regional economic development organization serving the North Eastman region of Manitoba since 1988. CFWR works to enhance community growth and prosperity for the North Eastman region. They build strength and knowledge within our businesses, entrepreneurs, social organizations, and local governments. At the heart of the Community Futures program is a firm belief that building local capacity gives communities the strength and ability to shape their own futures and to thrive in a changing economic environment. 

CFWR programs and services are designed to help rural communities strengthen the social fabric and economic potential and to capitalize on regional economic opportunities.


Contact CFWR to start or grow a business 



Part of a non-profit organization

CFWR can help your non-profit organization with: 

  • Strategic planning 
  • Project and grant counselling 
  • Board and organizational development

To view some of the services and programs CFWR offers to the North Eastman region of Manitoba visit their website or Facebook page



Two Rivers Services to Seniors is a non-profit organization that provides services in the community by coordinating volunteers and fee for service workers to assist seniors and persons with disabilities. The goal is to help them maintain their independence and remain in their home as long as possible.  Services include transportation to medical appointments, shopping trips and social events, as well as house-cleaning, yard work, including minor maintenance and snow removal.  We also provide friendly visiting to people who may feel isolated and referrals to appropriate agencies.  Coordinators are trained to install and maintain the Victoria Lifeline personal response service so help in an emergency can come at the push of their personal help button. We distribute Emergency Response Information Kits (ERIK®), manage the Meals on Wheels and Congregate Meal programs as well as organize health and wellness events of various topics.  The list goes on and varies in each of the communities that we cover.  Two Rivers was incorporated in 1995 and currently serves the RM of Whitemouth, RM of Reynolds, RM and Town of Lac du Bonnet and the LGD of Pinawa. 


For more information about Two Rivers services in the Whitemouth/Reynolds area please contact Lois Malmquist at 204-348-4610, email:



PRESIDENT - Theresa Friesen

VICE PRESIDENT - Larry Friesen

Treasurer - Darlene Thom

Secretary - Holley Gulenchyn

Director - Penny Samec

To Register: Please call 204-392-5058 or email .