The Liberian Canadian Association of Manitoba (LIBCAM) Inc is supported by the Government of Canada's Supporting Black Canadian Communities Initiative and the Black Business Initiative (SBCCIi—BBI)
The funding will provide training to Liberian Canadian Association of Manitoba Executive leadership and Board of Directors to ensure organization operational effectiveness and efficiency. This leadership training initiative will enable the Liberian Canadian Association of Manitoba to efficiently achieves its mandate and upholds its vision by providing direct services to as much as 120 community members annually. These services include:
1. Facilitating the transfer of employment and business knowledge to Black and immigrant youth and young adults.
2. Increasing accessibility to social programming for Black seniors to improve their community engagement and combat social isolation and loneliness.
3. Providing a social and advocacy support system for Black women impacted by violence and connect them with appropriate social and justice systems.
4. Combat food insecurity through the provision of nutritional food to vulnerable families