Fort La Reine Museum has partnered with the Community Foundation of Portage and District to establish this permanently endowed Manitoba Heritage Trust Fund to support their work.
Until March 31, 2021, the Province of Manitoba will stretch gifts to this fund. Every $2 given during this period has the potential to be stretched by an additional $1, to a maximum of $170,000, this means a gift of $2 becomes $3.
The Winnipeg Foundation will generate the tax receipts for all gifts
directed to this fund under the Manitoba Heritage Trust Program. Gifts to this
fund are invested in perpetuity and the annual income generated for grantmaking
is distributed to the Fort La Reine Museum to be used at their