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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.

COVID Support & Resources

 

 

 

 

The Latest

Our News, Events and Resources

Vaccinating the North End

Jul 22, 2021 @ 10:44|

Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata has been leading the Urban Indigenous COVID vaccination centre at 363 McGregor since the end of April 2021. The site administers over 360 doses daily and provides additional supports including [...]

Circle of Sharing and Caring – Food Kit Program

Jul 22, 2021 @ 10:43|

At Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata, our vision is to have a safe, healthy, happy and interdependent community. The work we’ve done, and continue to do, will always have this vision in mind. Having celebrated [...]

Youth Assembly

Jun 14, 2021 @ 15:17|

Save the date for the Virtual Youth Assembly, this June 26th, 12pm to 4pm! Register here at Event Brite Contact Brittany for more information; phone: 204-925-0300 or email: bmurdock@mamawi.com

 

 

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