Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg

Organization's name: Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg
Organization's acronym: ACW
Headquarters address  
Address: 112-181 Higgins Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba,

Phone: 204 989-6380
Fax: 204 942-5795
Email: djohnston@abcentre.org
Web site: www.abcouncil.org
Organization type: Indigenous Peoples Organizations
  • English


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Business and Industry

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach

  • Population growth

Social Development:
  • Employment

Sustainable Development:
  • Capacity-building
Country of activity:
  • Canada
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1994
Year of registration (YYYY): 1994
Organizational structure: Elected President, Elected Board of Directors, Incorporated Not for Profit organization
Number and type of members: 6000 individual members, male and female, ages 16+ of First Nations, Metis or Inuit ancestry
Affiliation with NGO networks: Aboriginal Representative Organizations Canada
Funding structure:
  • Grants from Governments

Additional Information

Social Development

Accreditation to: Indigenous Forum
Purpose of the organization: The mission of the Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg exists to empower Winnipeg's Aboriginal community: to realize our individual and collective potential.
A list of members of the governing body of the organization, and their countries of nationality: Damon Johnston - President Ron Brown - Vice-President Marileen Bartlett - Treasurer Jessica Dumas - Secretary Travis Bighetty - Director Samual Lavallee - Director Jordan Molano - Director