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The Forks National Historic Site of Canada

Partnering with The Forks National Historic Site

By working in collaboration with respected organisations that share our values, Parks Canada is able to better deliver its promise to Canadians by continuing to be a world leader in the protection and presentation of Canada’s natural and cultural heritage. We believe in sharing leadership and working with our partners to offer unique, inspiring opportunities for Canadians to discover our treasured places and to achieve extraordinary results.

We are proud to be formally collaborating with the following partners:

Variety, The Children's Charity of Manitoba

Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba, recognized as one of the foremost children’s charities in Manitoba, is dedicated to raising funds to meet the tangible needs of children of all abilities in Manitoba. At the Variety International World Conference held in Chicago in May 2011, Variety, the Children’s Charity of Manitoba was one of three locations worldwide awarded the Variety International Heart Award for Excellence and Performance.

Parks Canada has partnered with Variety to build a one-of-a-kind heritage adventure park at The Forks National Historic Site in Winnipeg. With play features that are custom-designed to encourage imaginative, creative play for children of all abilities while presenting the historic stories of The Forks, the Variety Heritage Adventure Park is a noteworthy part of Manitoba’s premier urban tourist destination.