The University of Manitoba is welcoming a huge donation to its Front and Centre Campaign.
The Richardson Foundation is contributing $10 million dollars to the capital effort.
Hartley Richardson says it’s a transformational opportunity for the institution.
“It’s investing in our youth which I think is essential to the vibrancy of any community and certainly any province. So, it’s the youth and the education component that really most motivates us,” Richardson tells 680 CJOB.
The money will go towards upgrading classroom and labs at both the downtown and Fort Garry campuses.