Pinawa Community Development Corporation

Leading Pinawa’s sustainable growth by enhancing and promoting our local economy, businesses, services, attractions, and quality of life.

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who we are

The PCDC is a registered non-profit organization owned by Pinawa community members and funded primarily by the LGD of Pinawa.

The Pinawa CDC is governed by a board of directors that works collaboratively with funding partners and community members to lead the economic, social, and environmental development of Pinawa.

2023 Annual Report

what we do.

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community Planning

We develop sustainable local community economic development and tourism plans that define the vision and direction of the Pinawa.

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Community Growth

We aid in population recruitment and support infrastructure and service projects that meet local needs and growth requirements.

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Central Liaison

We connect, coordinate, and collaborate with partner agencies and the community members to achieve mutual goals.

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Community Marketing

We Promote Pinawa and its assets to residents, visitors, and new businesses.

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business attraction

We seek and attract new business and investments that align with local needs for products and services

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business assistance

We support economic development by providing advice and information to existing and aspiring entrepreneurs. We also promote local businesses, products, and services, and encourage local spending.

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non-profit assistance

We support social and community development in Pinawa by providing advice, information, and cash grants to non-profit organizations.


The Pinawa CDC board is responsible for setting the vision, mission, and priorities of the PCDC, ensuring good governance, and maintaining operational oversight.

2024 Board of Directors

  • Jennifer Hagedorn (President)
  • Rhonda Henschell (Vice-President)
  • Dorothy Qualye (Treasurer)
  • Susan Backer (Secretary)
  • Leslie Wilson
  • Blair Skinner
  • Sue Appleyard
  • Jason Tirschman
  • William Scarfe
  • Trudy Turchyn (Ex-Officio)

2024 Board Committees

  • Marketing & Tourism
  • Business Development & Expansion


If you are 18 years or older and reside within the Local Government District of Pinawa or own a business or non-profit group that is based in Pinawa, you are eligible for membership.

Members of the PCDC can:

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Attend regular board meetings

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Present at board meetings as delegations

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Propose projects and recommend policies and By-Law changes to the PCDC Board of Directors

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Elect and be elected as representatives to the PCDC Board of Directors.

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Inspect board meeting minutes and financial reports.

Join PCDC Committees and contribute to the work of the PCDC.

How to Join

Members pay an annual membership fee as set by the PCDC board. A person or group can apply for membership at any time. Membership fees are due annually in advance and can be paid in cash at the Pinawa CDC office or by e-transfer. Complete the PCDC Membership Application Form.

The current membership fee is $10.

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Pinawa Community Development Corporation

S16-24 Aberdeen Ave,

Pinawa, MB

R0E 1L0

Tel. 204-753-5170


Social: @pinawacdc

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