The goal of the International Place of Friendship (IPF) to is to build a community of friendship for people from all nations living in our community. We extend compassionate Christian service to all people of all ethnicities and religious faiths.

We will:

  • be a gathering place for building relationships with others in our community
  • practice hospitality to all we meet
  • celebrate the diversity of cultures within our community
  • pursue unity around shared concerns that immigrants face
  • facilitate relevant programming addressing needs within and beyond the immigrant community
  • be a resource for equipping and empowering the capacity of newcomers for their new life in Canada
  • witness to God’s love for all people in Jesus Christ through practical service to others


  • EAL (English as an Additional Language) Conversation Classes
  • Referrals to government programs
  • Support finding affordable housing
  • International celebrations
  • Canadian cultural celebrations
  • Cooking program
  • Resume writing support
  • Orientation to the City of Winnipeg
  • Free Computer and internet usage