1JC NEWS

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SOCKtober!

Please join us for SOCKtober by collecting gently used socks from your home and donating money for socks here  

A Just Read Book Club with Margerit Roger

Wednesday mornings all February 10am – 12pm This book group will be discussing Michael J. Sandel’s book, What Money Can’t Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets. We’ll see from Sandel’s examples where markets and morals bump into each other, and explore some provocative situations that reveal the kinds of things that have become commericalized around Read more…

An Evening for our Friends

Join us for this wonderful event, being hosted in a beautiful venue, with a creative appetizer menu with tastefully chosen wines and excellent local entertainment. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be served.  (to see the snack menu visit our website.) Tickets are $25.  All of the ticket price goes to support the Ministry. Tax receipts are available ($20).  Tickets Read more…

Walk – A – Mile in my shoes!

Sign up a team today to take one of four different walks through the West Broadway neighbourhood! Jonnies Sticky Buns, Prizes and a great active learning experience in support of Winnipeg’s under-loved who are experiencing poverty. Learn more here Or watch last years video

Fall Luncheon for Oak Table

Join us for a great lunch in support of our member charity Oak Table! To purchase tickets contact 204-895-8599 or ctinsley@ mts.net

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…

Connect with 1JustCity

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.
Learn more about them here.

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