Every dollar makes a difference


To Donate

Please write cheques to the "Ian and Rochelle Laing Family Foundation" and mail to:
1711 Corydon Ave,
Winnipeg, MB,
R3N 0J9


There are so many amazing Manitoba rescues out there, but these ones are the best and brightest. Hand picked by our Executive Director, these organizations currently hold Rescue of Choice awards which include $1000-$2000 donations, and a website feature for 1 year.

It is our pleasure to support the following organizations and their work. You can find direct links to their websites below for various volunteer and adoption opportunities.

Tier 1 - $2000 Winners

Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre

Winnipeg Pet Rescue Shelter

Virden Pet Network

Tier 2 - $1000 Winners

Parkland Humane Society

Flin Flon/Creighton & Area SPCA

Pembina Valley Humane Society

The Gimli Humane Society

Manitoba Underdogs Rescue

Before the Bridge Senior K9 Rescue

Pawed Pals Animal Rescue

Delta Marsh Bird Observatory

Manitoba Bear Rehabilitation Centre



Our Appreciation Awards are special donations chosen by Gatewest Coin's staff members. We would like to thank all of Gatewest's and Albern's staff members for funding our foundation and for their time, and hard work through the year.

Wounded Warriors Canada $15,000

Funding for 1 PTSD service dog

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Teen Challenge of Central Canada $1,500

Gatewest staff pick - Cameron

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Big Brothers Big Sisters of Winnipeg $1,500

Gatewest staff pick - Nick Y.

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Breakfast Club of Canada $1,500

Gatewest staff pick - Nick S.

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Willow Place Inc $1,500

Gatewest staff pick - Anne

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The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada $1,500

Gatewest staff pick - Twila

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Alzheimer Society of Manitoba $1,500

Donation chosen by Ian in memory of his mother

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Assiniboine Park Conservancy $3,000 (Polar Bear Rescue and Care Team)

Gatewest staff pick - Jasmine & Shikha

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