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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…

Job Opportunity with 1JustCity – Indigenous Spiritual Caregiver

Employee Position  We are seeking a compassionate individual, steeped in their own Indigenous spiritual tradition, to offer spiritual care to Indigenous community members at all four of our inner-city outreach sites. Position Title: Indigenous Spiritual Caregiver Position Type: Permanent, ¾ time position (30 hours per week) Salary: $46,000; pro-rated to $34,500 for ¾ time. Position Read more…

Volunteer Opportunity: Join the Escape Poverty Challenge Team!!!

We’re looking for volunteers to   join the Escape Poverty Challenge!!! Looking for a way to give back this fall? This flexible, fun, and rewarding volunteer opportunity may be perfect for you!! We’re building a team of dedicated volunteers to join the second annual Escape Poverty Challenge and make a difference in the lives of Winnipeg’s under-loved. Read more…

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…

1JustCity is INCORPORATED!!!

That’s right! We are growing up and moving forward – and the next step is to become 1JustCity Inc. You might be asking – what does this mean for the work of 1JustCity and the hundreds of Winnipeg’s underloved that rely on the supports you make it possible for us to provide?  Well –  This Read more…

Walk a Mile in My Shoes…

  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!! YOU 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…

Sweat it Out for 1JustCity!!

Presented by: When: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14, 2017 – 7:00 PM TO 8:00 PM Where: Coronation Park, at the corner of St. Mary’s Road and Tache Avenue How much? A Contribution of $5 or More (Charitable tax receipts for donations of $20 or more!!)   All of your generous donations make it possible for Winnipeg’s underloved to access Read more…

Benefit Concert for 1JustCity featuring Port Cities!!

The Joyful Project presents Summertime with 1JustCity, featuring: Port Cities, Kenaston, Nadia and Jason Burnstick, and Friend of Foes. June 3, 2017 at the Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street $15 ahead of time, $20 at the door Doors at 7:15 PM Show starts at 8:00 PM Come out to support 1JustCity and enjoy some Canadian Read more…

Beat the Summer Heat – Help Winnipeg’s underloved have a joyful summer…

SUMMER HEAT: Fun for some, Dangerous for Winnipeg’s underloved….   DEHYDRATION SUN STROKE INFECTED BUG BITES SUN BURN PERSONAL HYGIENE These are just a few of the struggles that Winnipeg’s underloved are facing as the weather warms. You’re the difference! You can create a joyful summer for those who need you! We’re still glowing over here Read more…

Help Escape Poverty!

What if you were tasked with Escaping Poverty? Well we put 3000 high school students to the test this past Fall and it was a success!!!! Thanks to volunteer, Alicia Kondrat, the Escape Poverty Challenge (EPC) had six schools and small businesses participating in a week’s worth of challenges simulating the struggles of poverty. First Read more…

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