Membership & Donations
On behalf of the Manitoba Transit Heritage Association, thank you for your generous support!
Your donation, big or small, enables our volunteers to continue restoration and maintenance work on the fleet of authentic vintage classic buses and continue to tell the story of the unique contributions made by public transit through our community outreach programming and special event displays.
The Manitoba Transit Heritage Association is a not-for-profit registered charity, which relies on its member volunteer base and public donations to restore, maintain and operate the heritage bus fleet.
The Manitoba Transit Heritage Association, Inc. is registered under the Corporations Act of Manitoba and is a registered tax charitable organization under the Income Tax Act (Canada). Registered Charitable Business Number: 88775 1659 RR0001
Become A MTHA Member Today!
Membership brings with it many benefits as well as supporting our work. These benefits include:
· Our exclusive “Switch Iron” newsletter twice a year, including news, photos and features.
· Members-only emails with updates and advance notice of events.
· Participation in Association meetings and at events.
· Connecting with fellow transit supporters and enthusiasts.
All of this for the individual membership fee of $25.00 annually (payable in CAD $). Instructions on Application form.
Donate To The General Fund
Money donated to our general fund assists with the restoration, maintenance and day-to-day operations of the organization and it's collection.
An official tax receipt will be issued for cash donations over $25 Canadian dollars.
Please send your donation amount by cheque or money order to:
Manitoba Transit Heritage Association
P.O. Box 2388 Station Main
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4A6
Donate using PayPal service:
Planned Giving is option for those who would like to give something to the MTHA and create a legacy to support something they care about. A gift to the Manitoba Transit Heritage Association, no matter how small or in what form, is a gift that will be remembered for many years to come.
Please contact your lawyer if you are interested in bestowing a planned gift to the MTHA.
The MTHA's collection is not only limited to vintage transit buses and highway coaches. The MTHA also has in its collection a number of bus-industry artifacts such as, uniforms, tickets, passes, maps, books and other materials that are used in our displays and research projects.
The Association is constantly looking for artifacts to add to our archive collection. Items such as:
Historic photographs, tickets, passes, schedules, timetables and maps
Historic uniforms and accessories such as hats, badges, etc.
Vintage bus parts including engine and transmission parts, seats, windows, etc.
Historic manuals, plans and bus stop signs
To donate an artifact as described above, please contact us via e-mail.
MANITOBA TRANSIT HERITAGE ASSOCIATION