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We all work together to help one another.

Our Mandate

Established in 1984, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata is a Grandmother in the Winnipeg family of community service-providers with more than 30 years of experience working with Indigenous families. We are community people helping other community people reclaim our inherent roles and responsibilities as Indigenous caregivers and the most important teachers of our children.

The name Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata translates from Ojibway into the phrase, “we all work together to help one another.”

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is a strength and value-based family resource organization delivering community-based programs and services within the philosophy embodied in our name. Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre believes in accountability, transparency and effective use of resources. For us, this means working together with our families, our partners, funders and governments to create community based solutions that build local capacity for self-care.

 

The Latest

Our News, Events and Resources

Student Support Helper

Apr 12, 2021 @ 17:00|

Deadline:    April 19, 2021     Position:   Student Support Helper  Classification:   Full-Time-Term Immediately to August 31, 2021   Location:   Notre Dame office  Salary:   To be negotiated  Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is currently seeking individual for [...]

Communications Survey

Feb 15, 2021 @ 10:43|

Please take this short survey to help us plan for the future of communications at the Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre. As a Chi-Miigwech, each participant will be entered into a draw on February [...]

Plan seeks to breathe new life into Thunderbird House site

Dec 22, 2020 @ 19:00|

Plan seeks to breathe new life into Thunderbird House site By: Niigaan Sinclair | Posted: 7:00 PM CST Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020 A conglomerate led by the Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre and End Homelessness Winnipeg has quietly [...]

 

 

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