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.

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Student Housing Casual Staff

Nov 24, 2020 @ 10:10|

Deadline:   December 1, 2020     Position:     Yellow Shawl Casuals Classification:    Casual evenings and weekend for male and female home  Location:   Various Locations Salary:  Wage to vary  Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre is currently seeking individuals [...]

Program Development Manager

Nov 19, 2020 @ 16:51|

Deadline:   November 30, 2020     Position:     Program Development Manager  Classification:    Full Time – One Year Term (Executive)   Location:    Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre Administrative Office (Headingley)  Salary:   Subject to Qualifications  The Ma Mawi Chi Itata [...]

Ma Mawi Reflections Issue 5

May 29, 2020 @ 13:58|

MaMawi-Reflections Issue #5 - May 26-2020


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