NDP Candidate Bernadette Smith Condemns Pallister's Funding Cuts to North End Organizations

WINNIPEG – Bernadette Smith, the NDP candidate for Point Douglas, strongly condemns the Pallister government's decision to cut funding for North End non-profit organizations, including the North Point Douglas Women's Centre and North End Women's Centre.

“Cutting funding for organizations that provide critical front-line services to the most vulnerable is shameful," said Smith. "Instead of investing in our future, the Pallister government has once again broken its promise to protect front-line services that serve Point Douglas women and families."

NDP Candidate Bernadette Smith excited for the start of Point Douglas Byelection

WINNIPEG – Bernadette Smith, the NDP candidate for Point Douglas, welcomes the start of the Point Douglas byelection.

“I’m excited for the official start of this campaign and eager to debate ideas to make this a more vibrant community for our families,” said Smith. “I’m proud to carry the NDP banner and look forward to continuing the legacy of social justice, community building and strong representation of former NDP MLA Kevin Chief.”

Bernadette Smith

A lifelong New Democrat, BERNADETTE SMITH is the current Assistant Director of WayFinders Program in the Seven Oaks School Division, and hopes to continue the good works, community-building initiatives and social justice advocacy championed by the NDP for Point Douglas' constituency, its residents and for Manitobans altogether.

Bernadette Smith

A lifelong New Democrat, BERNADETTE SMITH is the current Assistant Director of WayFinders Program in the Seven Oaks School Division, and hopes to continue the good works, community-building initiatives and social justice advocacy championed by the NDP for Point Douglas' constituency, its residents and for Manitobans altogether.