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From our Friends at the Mikuska Group

Poverty mentality: it has to change Organizations in the social impact sector work to change the world. Every day. Some work with the most marginalized and forgotten people, others save the environment, create life-changing art, take care of our health and save animals. Pretty important stuff. Why, then, are they expected to constantly beg for their Read more…

Volunteering: Impacts to Infinity & Beyond

Volunteerism is a key way that 1JustCity members are able to support people who access our services to feel a sense of pride in their contribution, leadership and capacity to volunteer in our spaces. Volunteering boosts individuals’ self worth with the ‘warm glow’ of giving back to the community. There are also people who volunteer Read more…

New Year New Yoga?

Got Resolutions for 2016? Maybe Take Care of Yourself and Contribute to Your Community? Do Both at ONCE! All January Moksha Winnipeg (Donald & Waverley locations) are donating their Karma class funds to 1JustCity~ Not only is this a great way for more people to learn about 1JustCity’s important work, but it’s also a fantastic Read more…

Responding to the TRC Calls to Action

“There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” Galation 3:28 1JustCity is fortunate to have Cree- Elder Rev. Connie Budd working with us at North End Stella Community Ministry. She supports and teaches us as we blunder and fail Read more…

A Great Read! A Great Talk! and More Coming!

We had a great discussion with Wab Kinew about Reconciliation and being an ally in the Winnipeg context, and all of our learnings including more questions from reading Inconvenient Indian! Join our next book club starting Thursday, 28 January 2016 7:00 PM , and meeting once per month afterwards. Register Here Here are some highlights Read more…

Book Discussion Night- You’re Invited

Our Book Club is pleased to announce they’d like to host you for a talk with Wab Kinew on reconciliation Dec 8th at 5pm.  We’ve been reading Inconvenient Indian and we’d love to discuss what we’ve learned with you and reflect on what it means to engage in reconciliation.This even will be in the McNally Bookstore Community Classroom tickets Read more…

TRC Calls to Action and 1JustCity

“There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.” Galatians 3:28 1JustCity is fortunate to have Cree Elder Rev. Connie Budd working with us at North End Stella Community Ministry. She supports and teaches us as we blunder and fail forward. Read more…

Judgement

We respond to the needs of First Nations individuals in our city with judgement We judge our government and ourselves for being complicit in creating the life conditions that dismantled healthy families and communities to a point that dis-health is common. We educate ourselves and we strive for continued discomfort with these oppressive systems (See Read more…

MATCH International

The MATCH International Women’s Fund is a grant making organization that supports the work of marginalized women in the global south for a more equal world. MATCH Manitoba welcomes the executive director, Jess Tomlin to share the latest work of the fund with them and you!

Create a Climate of Change!

CRÉONS UN CLIMAT DE CHANGEMENT: PEUPLE, POUVOIR, POSSIBILITÉS POUR LES SOLUTIONS CLIMATIQUES ET LA JUSTICE *** WEAR BLUE OR GREEN! PORTEZ DU BLEU OU DU VERT! Join us on the eve of the Paris Climate Summit (COP21), to show our new government that we want climate action and that it is possible!!! Thousands of people Read more…

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