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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…

Continued learning after a talk on Reconciliation or the KAIROS Blanket Exercise

Sit down and Read these things 🙂 Also order the newest issue of Red Rising Magazine right now here! And read all 5 issues online! http://redrisingmagazine.ca/ Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada http://www.trc.ca/websites/trcinstitution/index.php?p=3 United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous People http://www.un.org/esa/socdev/unpfii/documents/DRIPS_en.pdf National Centre on Truth and Reconciliation http://umanitoba.ca/nctr/ Treaties in Manitoba http://www.trcm.ca/ Kairos Read more…

Continued learning – after a talk on Reconciliation or the KAIROS Blanket Exercise

Sit Down and Watch these great pieces Urban Indigenous identities http://www.cbc.ca/arts/exhibitionists/how-the-art-of-skateboarding-can-also-be-an-act-of-empowerment-1.3722164 Marcia Anderson Health gaps served by Indigenous knowledge https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IpKjtujtEYI Michael Champagne https://tedxwinnipeg.ca/speaker/michael-redhead-champagne/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NTIuRicBU0g Tasha Spillett https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PjijZGDpXsM Colonialism Skateboards http://www.cbc.ca/arts/exhibitionists/these-aren-t-just-skateboards-they-re-an-artistic-confrontation-with-colonialism-1.3896161

Brunch 4 Bras!

  This special brunch will be raising money for women who have left domestic violence without a bra or had a change in health (cup size) that has left them bra-less. We want to make sure that no women lack the support that they need and have the dignity of getting a bra that fits. Read more…

Love Local!

At 1JustCity we provide Winnipeg’s underloved with the things they need, including a lot of love! Some of our guests come in for the simple things – hugs! You could say we serve love with a side of food! We serve over 300 meals daily through our four member charities – partnering with local grocers Read more…

Women’s Wellness Weekend

We are pleased to be a part of something wonderful with the Alt Hotel! Womens Wellness Weekend   From April 7 to 9, 2017, Alt Hotel invites you to join us for our Womens’ Wellness Weekend.   Enjoy quality time with your girls on a relaxing and inspiring escape that offers a perfect blend of downtime 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…

Just A Warm Sleep Donation!

    If you’ve raised pledges – please make sure we get that information for each person who donated over $20 so we can get them a tax receipt. You can fax them to 204-233-3289 or scan and email to info@1justcity.ca and send checks by mail. You can also drop them off with cash and checks 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…

Life + Art Sharing Circle

LIFE & ART SHARING CIRCLE Building Community by Storytelling & Art Making. 9 Mondays, Feb 13 – April 10. Free event. Hosted by Min-Goo Kang and Maria Epp (Art Facilitator at Jonah Community Projects). Location: Pembina Trail Library, 2724 Pembina Hwy And Fort Garry Library, 1360 Pembina Hwy Advance registration requested to reserve your space. Read more…

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