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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…

Idea Napkins

Do you have an idea written on a napkin somewhere that would contribute to Winnipeg? Do you see waste that could be re-purposed to support those in need? Do you want time with a business mentor to muddle through making an idea you tried once before successful this time? Do you want to support others Read more…

The KAIROS Blanket Exercise

One of the services we provide out of North End Stella Community Ministry is The KAIROS Blanket Exercise. Recently we did it with the partners that support our Ministry drop ins, business students and the Winnipeg Ministers of the United Church of Canada. Here is what Rev. Jeff Cook, Minister at Transcona Memorial United Church Read more…

Fair Trade Chocolate Meditation

  We had a great event with our friends at MCIC all about Fair Trade! We watched the dark side of chocolate and then discussed our relationships with children in the Ivory Coast enduring child slave labor trafficking due to 1st World chocolate consumption. How do we reach out our hands to them in friendship? Read more…

Brian’s Story

Heard a good story lately? Heard someone tell you a story about someone who lives with poverty? What about have an opportunity to hear someone tell their story? This is what our compassionate listeners do at our three drop-ins all the time. But, often when we translate that story, when we’re telling it on someone’s Read more…

Just Gifts

Free Film , Chocolate & Discussion

Right before the event you can also attend a chocolate meditation at Moksha Yoga Kildonan Tis the Season for buying chocolate, Tis the Season for buying gifts, Tis the Season for making sure we do it without exploitation Also check out Just Gifts earlier in the day November 15th

We Will Wear What We Want

Women everywhere have the right to choose what to wear, whatever their personal style, culture or religious beliefs. To deny women that right contributes to a culture of violence. It is not up to politicians or society or even the fashion world to dictate what we wear. On November 27 make your own statement about Read more…

Wanna be our ELF?

Seriously, our ELF! Our Emerging Leadership Fellow! The Emerging Leaders’ Fellowship (ELF) is open any young person in Winnipeg between the ages of 18-35 with a project idea! We at 1JustCity would love to work with you to develop that idea and apply for up to $10,000 to help with the costs of developing and Read more…

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1JustCity seeks to strengthen, unite and catalyse neighbours to work together to achieve social justice in our Winnipeg

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We work with amazing partners & support the work for 5 non-for-profits
rooted in the social justice tradition of the United Church of Canada.
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