The Winnipeg Police Athletic Association (WPAA) became the Winnipeg Police Association (WPA) March 16, 1972 in advance of the Unicity amalgamation of 1974. At that time, all police associations in the Greater Winnipeg area became members of the newly minted WPA.
The 10th annual TELUS Manitoba Motorcycle Ride for Dad attracted 1,440 registered riders and raised over $345,000 in the fight against prostate cancer. This brings the ten-year fundraising total to over $2.2M. Proceeds stay in Manitoba for prostate cancer research and education.
The 94th Annual Winnipeg Police Association Charity Ball in support of the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba happens Saturday, April 28, 2018, Canad Inn Polo Park. The WPA Charity Ball is the longest running annual charity function of its kind in North America.