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The Sou'Wester Serves Southwest Winnipeg, including Fort Richmond

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A Seasonal Mailout Proudly Highlighting Our Fort Richmond Community

 
 

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Celebrate the Holidays Safely

The Sou'Wester December 23, 2020

At this time of year, I usually highlight how the holidays are fi lled with joyful celebrations of many diff erent faiths and cultures, with various traditions, in our diverse neighbourhood of Fort Richmond...

Manitoba Bridge Grant Open Until December 15

The Sou'Wester November 25, 2020

This is proving to be a challenging season for our community of Fort Richmond, our province, our country, and all those affected by the COVID-19 pandemic...

Local Teacher-Librarian Stands Above the Rest

The Sou'Wester October 28, 2020

October is Canadian Library Month, an annual celebration of libraries, library workers, and their services, as declared by the Canadian Federation of Library Associations...

Giving Thanks in Our Community

The Sou'Wester September 30, 2020

As Thanksgiving approaches, there is so much for which to be grateful in our community.  This year is particularly poignant as we “Stay Apart, Together,” and once again, possibly find different ways to celebrate...

Parks a Crucial Resource Amid Pandemic

The Sou'Wester September 2, 2020

More families stayed close to home this summer because of the restrictions on travel.  It provided an opportunity to explore our wonderful province and discover the hidden gems in our own backyards...

Looking Forward to Engaging with Constituents

The Sou'Wester August 5, 2020

There is so much in our community to be proud of, including our fabulous parks. I am looking forward to the opportunity to engage with residents later this month while I visit several of our green spaces and share some Manitoba 150 memorabilia...

Summer’s Here

The Sou'Wester July 8, 2020

Last month, as Fort Richmond Collegiate staff and students got creative to celebrate the graduating classes of 2020 during a pandemic, I was happy to announce the recipients of the MLA for Fort Richmond bursaries...

Plenty to Celebrate, Plenty to Consider

The Sou'Wester June 10, 2020

Th ere are some very unsettling and difficult conversations happening across North America about privilege and abuse of power.  The actions of many citizens have proven these discussions necessary if we want to reach the goal of peace and justice for all...

 
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Fort Richmond Newsletters

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Fall 2020 Fort Richmond Newsletter

We are now heading into the darker, colder months of the year and facing challenges that none of us could have foreseen. In spite of these unique pressures, our community of Fort Richmond has banded together and adapted to the needs of our neighbours...

Early Spring 2020 Newsletter

Each year brings its own unique set of opportunities and challenges.  2020 is proving to follow this theme in our community as we learn how to adapt in a changing environment and world...

Early Summer 2019 Fort Richmond Newsletter

There are many reasons to be thankful in our small corner of the province, and these last few months have highlighted them. Our community has dedicated people who maintain the reputation of caring and generousity that Fort Richmond is known for...

Fall 2018 Fort Richmond Newsletter

Two and a half years ago I was elected to represent the Fort Richmond constituency as a member of the Legislative Assembly of Manitoba. There have been many opportunities to learn from each of you as we met to discuss the issues that matter most to
our corner of the province...

 

Videos

Sarah shares personal stories and celebrates those living and working in Fort Richmond in the videos below.

 

Sarah Guillemard Recognizes a COVID-19 Christmas

MLA Sarah Guillemard recognizes small gestures of love by neighbours and wishes seasons greetings to all.  Posted December 2, 2020, by Manitoba PC Caucus.

 

MLA Sarah Guillemard Recognizes Alison Bodner

MLA Sarah Guillemard recognizes Alison Bodner, teacher-librarian at Bairdmore School.  Posted October 8, 2020, by Manitoba PC Caucus.

 

Sarah Guillemard Recognizes Heidi Wilson

Fort Richmond MLA Sarah Guillemard recognizes Heidi Wilson, a dedicated employee of the University of Manitoba who recently took part in Take Your MLA to Work Day.  Posted December 6, 2018, by the Manitoba PC Caucus.

 

Sarah Guillemard Recognizes Darryl and Cheryl Ferguson

Fort Richmond MLA Sarah Guillemard recognizes Darryl and Cheryl Ferguson, two outstanding music educators in the Fort Richmond constituency.  Posted April 26, 2018, by Manitoba PC Caucus.

 

Bell Let’s Talk - Sarah Guillemard, MLA for Fort Richmond

Sarah shares her personal story on mental health and the need to end the stigma around mental illness.  Posted January 31, 2018, by Brian Pallister.

 

Sarah Guillemard Recognizes Community Hero Atticus McIlraith

Fort Richmond MLA Sarah Guillemard recognizes young community hero Atticus McIlraith who has raised over $40,000 to provide baby formula for those in need.  Posted April 13, 2017, by Manitoba PC Caucus.

 

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