Former Annual Events

Jazz Concert

The jazz concert was a joint fundraising effort between the Horace Patterson Foundation and the University of Manitoba Jazz Studies Department. The concert was held annually on the last Sunday in March, and show cased performances from both faculty and students of the University of Manitoba Jazz studies department.


Usually held in June, the annual Walk-a-Thon was held at the St.Vital Park Picnic Shelter at the west end of the park. Keep checking for more detail.

HPF Walk-a-Thon Pledge Form

View pictures from our walk-a-thons here

Scholarship Award Ceremony

Scholarship Awards brunch which was held on the third Sunday in September.  Here accepted scholarship applicants are presented with their rewards.  Every five years a special scholarship fundraising dinner was held to help generate more scholarships. At the award ceremony applicants were provided an opportunity to show case their talents in music, dancing, debating and participating in the spelling bee or performing the role of master of ceremonies.

View our picture gallery of the ceremony here