1JC NEWS

Who’s talking about us and what we’re up to.

momonday means more meat!

We’ve had a chance to work with Stephanie Staples before! And this upcoming momonday July 6th she’s asking her guests to bring with them canned protein for all of our drop-in spaces! It’s partnerships like these that help more people hear about 1JustCity but also help more people receive needed nutrients and food! We’re happy Read more…

VolunTEENs

No It’s not a Typo, These are VolunTeens This summer 1JustCity is so pleased to be partnering with VolunTeen! What’s that mean? Great Question! VolunTeen is a weekly day camp for youth that connects them to resources in their community, teaches them job skills, improves their self-confidence and of course talks about how much volunteering Read more…

This week at West Broadway

Thanks to Kiara who not only rocks amazing t-shirts but also helps WBCM rock out by donating her gently used Guitar! This week I have had the pleasure to shadow Lynda Trono around at West Broadway to get a sense of the type of work she does. Lynda not only deserves the Not Afraid to Read more…

Right to Housing!

It is with excitement that 1JustCity shares some of the great work being pursued by the Right to Housing Coalition here in our Winnipeg! The Coalition hosted a walk through the West Broadway area on Monday, June 22/15. Although housing issues are numerous in West Broadway it serves well as an example of how other Read more…

Oak Table Community BBQ

Oak Table regularly serves 140 guests a day, that’s up more than 300% from 2008. They also ensure folks have access to some of the summer fun we may take for granted. Today was their BBQ day, and they have an upcoming beach trip too!     Hundreds enjoyed a BBQ today and what beautiful Read more…

West Broadway & the Auto Centre

Mike at the Auto Centre At The Bay downtown is willing to give WBCM $3.00 from each oil change his shop does during the months of September & October. Book now to take advantage of this great way to care for  your care & help 1JustCity’s member West Broadway Community Ministry!

A National Aids Strategy

Just as Joey mentioned in yesterday’s post, the work is not done for equality. Whether that is for those experiencing homophobia, or those experiencing illness! Here at 1JustCity we love to hear of great advocates, hard work and stories of success from those who are working for Justice in Winnipeg and all around! Bob was in touch because Read more…

3 for 1JustCity!

  All you need to do 3 Amazing Actions for Justice is 3 minutes of your time and 3 spare dollars! 1- Donate 3$ today to give us a chance to win $10,000; Do that HERE 2-  Share this with three people (or more) so others might do the same 3- Let us know on Read more…

All are Welcome, and We’re Proud of that!

This weekend close to 50 people represented the United Church of Canada on the Winnipeg Pride Parade. Represented was Manitoba North Western Ontario Conference folks, Rainbow Ministry and many of our affirming churches! We are thrilled with how Pride went this year in Winnipeg, focused on the theme of Evolution; some reflections below on the ideas of Joey Read more…

Toiletries Please!

When’s the last time you showered? When is the last time you went days without showering? Perhaps on a canoe trip, at the lake, or in the winter when it was too cold to get your hair wet. Many people who access our 1JustCity sites have difficulty accessing the basic daily luxury of a shower. Read more…

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