The Lieutenant Governor and spouse are honorary patrons of many non-profit and community organizations.

The Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba has established the following criteria when considering patronage requests.

  1. The organization must have aims and objectives which are aligned with the institutional or personal themes of the Lieutenant Governor.
  2. Must have been in existence for five years (there are exceptions made).
  3. Be provincial or regional in scope.
  4. Have programs which are of direct benefit to the community at large.
  5. Be non-profit.
  6. Be non-political.
  7. Be financially solvent.
  8. Agree not to use the Lieutenant Governor’s patronage in direct connection with fund-raising campaigns or events.

Honorary Patronage List

    • A&O Support Services for Older Adults
    • The Army Cadet League of Canada (Manitoba)
    • Associated Manitoba Arts Festival
    • Canadian Centre for Child Protection Inc.
    • Canadian Corps of Commissionaires (Manitoba Division)
    • (Friends of ) Canadian Museum for Human Rights
    • CNIB Manitoba-Saskatchewan Division
    • 2017 Canada Summer Games
    • Frontier College
    • Girl Guides of Canada
    • IODE Jon Sigurdsson Chapter
    • Leadership Winnipeg
    • Manitoba Chamber Orchestra
    • Manitoba Choral Association Inc.
    • The Manitoba Historical Society
    • Mahatma Gandhi Centre of Canada Inc.
    • The Manitoba Museum “Nice Women Don’t Want the Vote” Exhibition
    • Manitoba Provincial Rifle Association Inc.
    • Magna Carta Canada
    • The Monarchist League of Canada Manitoba Branch
    • The Nellie McClung Foundation
    • PPCLI Foundation
    • Prairieaction Foundation
    • Provincial Exhibition of Manitoba
    • Pregnancy and Family Support Services
    • Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba Inc.
    • The Queen’s Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada
    • Red River Regional Heritage Fair
    • The St. Andrew’s Society of Winnipeg
    • Trans Canada Trail/Sentier Transcanadien
    • True Patriot Love Foundation (Honorary Event Chair)
    • Ukrainian Canadian Foundation of Taras Shevchenko
    • The United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada – Assiniboine Branch
    • United Empire Loyalist Association of Canada – Manitoba Branch
    • Virtuosi Concerts Inc.
    • Volunteer Manitoba
    • The Winnipeg Chinese Cultural and Community Centre
    • The Winnipeg Humane Society
    • The Women’s Musical Club of Winnipeg
    • Winnipeg Music Festival
    • Winnipeg Philatelic Society
    • Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra
    • Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra

Honorary Patronage List – His Honour

  • 2017 Jewish National Fund Gala