Empowering Today’s Youth with Compassion, Love, and the Tools for Action!!

Student interns from the Youth in Philanthropy summer program stopped in at Oak Table, one of our community outreach sites. Our very own summer student, Raya (5th from the left in photo), did a great job sharing with her fellow students what she’s been doing with 1JustCity this summer and led them through a Social Read more…

Walk a Mile in Somebody Else’s Shoes with West Broadway Community Ministry!!

  Walk a Mile in somebody else’s shoes!!! On September 30th, participate in this educational tour that will teach you and your team all about the barriers of living in poverty – all while raising money to help combat those barriers and give Winnipeg’s #underloved a chance to live a healthy and included life!! Find Read more…

Get Involved with 1JustCity!!! Exciting volunteer opportunities at SMMCM!

  Do you share our vision of a just and equitable society? Looking for a way to get involved in your community? Look no further!   St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry is looking to fill some exciting volunteer positions: Food Bank Supervisor (11:00 am to 3:00 pm, every other Monday): Looking for a responsible and Read more…

Borrowed Believing

Transformation – A blind woman; today Bree has the ability to volunteer, has built up her self-esteem and spends days bringing joy to others thanks to your support for the Community Capacity Builder position! Thanks for helping make a beautiful journey possible!   “ I believe in people hard enough that they can borrow it Read more…

Just a Warm Sleep – all Wrapped UP!

You made it right! It was frigid and wet. You opened Just a Warm Sleep and people came in from outside.  I could feel, not just hear, their relieved sighs. Outside it was glacial, the kind of cold that makes metal frost up and stick to people’s hands. Those nights – people needed you and Read more…

THANK YOU

You’re so GENEROUS Winnipeg! Its overwhelming and amazing! You’re awesome!!! Below You’ll see one of our regular sleepers – he works full time but because of debt can’t get back into an apartment after his last one evicted him to turn into condos. He’s wrapped up warm – with a cozy place to sleep the Read more…

You Open Doors! You let people have Just A Warm Sleep!

      Just a Warm Sleep is offering Winnipeg’s underloved a place to rest, to lay their head in the warmth and safety of Augustine United Church in the heart of Osborne Village. As an emergency response we’ve kept our costs low, only $250 a night for 15 people to get a warm safe restful Read more…

Just A Warm Sleep

Provide others with Just a Warm Sleep – Volunteer   Many in our city are struggling with basic necessities, at 1JustCity we seek to provide folks with supports from socks, to meals, to advocacy and a lot of hugs! You could say that we serve lots of love with a side of food and programming. Read more…

St. Matthews Maryland Low-Cost Christmas Gift Store

From Josh at St Matthews! The annual Low-Cost Christmas Gift Store at St. Matthews Maryland is a chance for caregivers to get great gifts for their children in a dignified way. Caregivers are given the opportunity to choose gifts for their children and to have them wrapped by our team of volunteer gift wrappers. Likewise, Read more…

ESCAPE POVERTY CHALLENGE

  The Escape Poverty Challenge was a huge success!!!! Thank you all! We raised $8,500, 8200 food items, 2900 care packages, 3000 pairs of socks and 50 mitts and scarves as well as a bunch of art supplies ! Thank you to all the sponsors who made it possible!   1JustCity’s Escape Poverty Challenge The Read more…

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1JustCity seeks to strengthen, unite and catalyse neighbours to work together to achieve social justice in our Winnipeg

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We work with amazing partners & support the work for 5 non-for-profits
rooted in the social justice tradition of the United Church of Canada.
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