Leaf Rapids Service-Learning Experience

Leaf Rapids 

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Placement dates: May 1 - June 11 (exact travel dates subject to change)

Dates of mandatory pre-departure training are to be determined.

ALL-INCLUSIVE COST: $1,000

Note: Bursaries are available for students who demonstrate financial need, which will reduce costs by 25% ($250). 


Price includes all food and accommodation, transportation, program fee, travel insurance, IDI training, and comprehensive pre-departure training.

This exciting five-week program allows you to discover the beauty of Northern Manitoba! Working in Leaf Rapids with the Frontier School Division, you will learn about the challenges of food security and sustainability in the North of our province, and the solutions that local communities and businesses have developed. You will support work in a boreal forest garden in the community, learn about northern approaches to community development and gain a greater understanding of Cree culture.

Leaf Rapids SLE is recommended for students interested in food security, mentorship and Indigenous cultures and approaches to education and development.

Participants are eligible for recognition on their Co-Curricular Record (CCR).

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Anny Chen
204-474-6992
anny.chen@umanitoba.ca

Updated on August 31, 2016