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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…

Meet 1JustCity’s Indigenous Cultural Programmer: Vicki Catagas

Vicki Catagas is our Indigenous Cultural Programmer. Her maternal instinct as a caregiver and her role as a traditional Indigenous knowledge keeper allows her genuine open-minded spirit to welcome all people to better understand Indigenous ways of being and Indigenous ways of knowing at 1JustCity. Through the Indigenous Cultural Programming Drop-in at 1JustCity, Vicki, uses Read more…

The Heart of the Home

Home can mean a lot of things. Your home is safe. Your home is secure. Your home is likely centred around the kitchen with your family. Home is a place to be yourself, to grow, and to build a strong sense of community. For many of Winnipeg’s underloved, 1JustCity’s St Matthew’s Maryland is that for Read more…

May 16th Caring Hearts Luncheon

Join us as we celebrate the amazing contributions of Irene and Yvonne.  

Just a Warm Sleep’s Last night 2018 Season

Just a Warm Sleep is closed for 2018 but our last weekend was one of Joy! Volunteers & Donors made possible this moment last night; Where thanks to your generosity we opened our doors for those in need to sleep inside. Donors made possible this moment last night;     Where sleepers gathered for conversation Read more…

Easter morning meal

A meal for a meal – your donation for 1 buys 2!  As one of the supporters of 1JustCity’s Just a Warm Sleep you know that we have to make the call based on the weather forecast which makes it hard to plan in advance. We just confirmed we’ll be open this weekend and we’d Read more…

Love Winnipeg’s Underloved with a small monthly donation

1JustCity Supporters, As a donor or volunteer at 1JustCity – like me – you’re making changes every day in people’s lives. When I get a hug from a loved one, it makes me think of Michael who comes to Oak Table (one of 1JustCity’s sites) for daily hugs. And I remember that you and I Read more…

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