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Aurora – a small and mighty hero

Justice for Errol

  Errol Greene, husband and father of three, was arrested on April 29th 2016 for a breach. He was brought to the Winnipeg Remand Centre, where he was denied his epilepsy medication for three days (despite repeatedly requesting it). Errol suffered a seizure on May 1st. His cell mate tried assisting him, but guards told Read more…

A message from West Broadway Community Ministry: food donations needed

Christmas is over, but people are still in need.

30th Anniversary of the United Church’s Apology to First Nations Peoples Event

Dear Friends – as you see below, ANCC and our Conference are joining together to plan a gathering to acknowledge the 30th Anniversary of the Church’s Apology to First Nations Peoples.  Our Moderator, Jordan Cantwell will be present with us as will a number of youth who are attending Neechi Camp (indigenous and non-indigenous youth Read more…

Summer News from St Matthews Maryland

Making Summer Count A day trip is a low priority compared to the basics of shelter, food, clothing, and transportation that many people living in poverty struggle to afford. Taking a break, getting away, and letting go of stress provides benefits to all of us. For people living in poverty who have the hard grind Read more…

Needed: Fund Development Committee Chair

West Broadway Community Services (WBCS) — a nonprofit community based service organization — is looking for a creative, caring and goal-oriented individual, who wants to make a difference in the lives of Winnipeggers living in poverty. This is a great opportunity to give back to the community in a positive, welcoming environment. When current volunteers are asked why they lend their time to WBCS, they Read more…

A High School Student Talks Global Gender Issues

Check out the experience of a Winnipeg high school student in putting on a Gender Issues Symposium. It’s great to see young people getting involved in talking about justice! As a part of my grade twelve World Issues class at College-Pierre-Elliott-Trudeau, we were tasked to put into place a take action plan. Throughout the semester,our Read more…

Check out the latest news from Oak Table!

Urban Retreats Garden Tour – In Support of St Matthews Maryland Community Ministry

What does it mean to say, “We are all Treaty People?” at Augustine United

 

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