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You Can Make A Difference This Christmas!

Suzy was so excited for Christmas, it was the first time she’d ever mailed a list to Santa. Her teacher got her to make two copies, one to mail and one to take home to her parents so they could see how her writing was improving since starting grade one. Suzy’s letter is pretty adorable, Read more…

November 23- Just a Warm Sleep (OVER)

Join us for a Sleepover. Arrive by 5:30 pm Friday night for the bus from Oak Table (109 Pulford St) to Meet Me at the Bell Tower (North End Bell Tower) to celebrate their birthday and brainstorm community solutions with dinner and cake! Back to Oak Table for a grant writing opportunity to put either Read more…

You can be SANTA! Christmas Store 2018- St. Matthews Maryland

We are seeking donations of new, unopened, toys, games, stuffed animals, books, craft supplies; whatever you think a child would be excited to open on Christmas morning!You can also donate new, unworn, winter wear for all ages. Think socks and underwear, hats, mitts, scarves… So all can be warm this winter!We can also use gift Read more…

1 JUST CITY TO SEE NEW RENOVATIONS AS OAK TABLE RENOVATES 120-YEAR-OLD SPACE

At Oak Table, for many of our guests food is a basic need “…and for most of our guests food is a top priority. Everyday people come in hungry, some to the point of desperation,” Oak Table Executive Director In 2017, Oak Table served an astounding number of 22,000 meals. “We believe the kitchen is Read more…

Walk A Mile – A Success

Dozens of Winnipeggers (see one of 7 groups above) woke up early this past Saturday to participate in West Broadway Community Services’ fundraiser— “Walk A Mile in My Shoes”.   This event invite you to Walk a Mile not in the literal shoes of someone else, but along their daily routes, building an understanding of Read more…

The Hangry E.D. and Happy Joe

This is a Thank you, to YOU from me! If we haven’t met I’m Tessa Blaikie Whitecloud and I’m the Executive Director of 1JustCity. I love the work we do but sometimes it’s really hard and do you know what keeps me going?? YOU!!!! You make it so that I don’t lose hope. Governments are Read more…

On Reconciliation

You know when you see an older lady crossing the street, when you’re in your car you wish it made sense for you to help, well, moments ago, I was on my skateboard so it did make sense to help. As I approached the recently removed crosswalk I could tell from her face and body Read more…

Summer Student Program Brings More Love to Oak Table

As summer comes to a close and classes start back up, student’s head back to school leaving many of their summer leisure’s and summer work placements behind. Last week, Oak Table said farewell to their summer student staff. As part of funding from Canada Summer Jobs Oak Table Inc. was granted funding for five full Read more…

Walk A Mile

Have you ever wondered what its like to walk a mile in someone else’s shoes? On Saturday, September 29th, you’ll have the chance to do just that with West Broadway Community Service’s annual walk and fundraiser–Walk a Mile in my Shoes. ‘Walk a Mile’ is a mile long tour with over 11 stops in the Read more…

Mark Damisch In Concert

Mark Damisch In Concert for Bell Tower Community Café and 1JustCity On Sunday, September 16, 2018, at 7:30 pm, Westminster Church is presenting Chicago based pianist Mark Damisch in concert performing a Gershwin/Copland program, with proceeds to be donated to the Bell Tower Community Café and 1JustCity. Mr. Damisch has been performing concerts all over the world since he was Read more…

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