8258924083_2ac227a612_zLITGROUPS is a program of Westman Youth for Christ,


a non-profit, faith-based organization with charitable status. Our funding comes from private donations, local and government agencies, and foundations.


When you invest in LITGROUPS you are investing in the lives of youth that we work with, giving them access to our after-school programs, workshops, field trips and all other programming, and keeping it all free of charge. Thanks for considering an investment in our community.

What your dollars can do


$15- Buys a high-quality picture book for our library.

$50- Puts gas in our 15 passenger van to take students on our summer field trips

$100- Pays for snack for one group for one session.

$200- Pays for one workshop

$400- Buys a new book for every student who attends LITGROUPS as a gift

$2200- Pays for one session of LITGROUPS- all inclusive



Want to donate online?



Want to mail us your donation?


Send your personal cheque (made out to Youth for Christ, with LITGROUPS in the info line) to:

Westman Youth for Christ

#4-1228 Rosser Ave.

Brandon, MB R7A 0L9


All contributions over $10 are tax-deductible.

Our Wish List


  • snacks
  • bake us some cookies or muffins
  • store-bought peanut-free options are great too
  • so are fruits and vegetables or gift cards for grocery stores
  • supplies
  • markers
  • pencils
  • erasers
  • gluesticks
  • paper
  • whiteboard supplies (individual boards, markers, erasers, cleaner)
  • post-it notes
  • 32 page notebooks
  • new or gently-used, high-quality children’s picture books (fiction and non-fiction)
  • word-based / educational board games for kids

Thank you


Thanks to everyone who invests in the youth of our community through LITGROUPS- we would not be around without generous supporters from our community. Below are the organizations and foundations who support us: