Tag: community

The Right Reverand Jordan Cantwell

iSpeechThe Moderator of the United Church of Canada stopped in at Oak Table on Thursday.  Titles aside, to the guests at Oak Table she is known as Jordan.  Jordan worked at Oak Table  before she became Moderator, and even before she became a minister.  On Thursday she handed out...

POVERTY = EARLIER DEATH

Powered by iSpeechThe article "It's time to prescribe healthy incomes", in the Winnipeg Free Press stated income has the most power influence because it impacts a persons access to other health determinants such as education, employment, housing and food security.  As a whole these determinants have a far greater...

Community Minded Support

iSpeechConstance Hall, the owner of Peppertree Fashions located at 123C Scurfield Blvd. in Whyte Ridge is a small business owner with a big heart for supporting her community.  Connie regularly supports non-profit agencies in our city with clothing drives, donations from selling reusable bags, to donating the proceeds from...

Artists launch fundraiser

https://www.ispeech.orgVolunteers, Joan Hibbert and Sandra Hasenack have taken on a project to fill the coffers for the Oak Table Art Program.  Recognizing the expense in purchasing art supplies, the two decided they could do something about it.  With Joan's artistry and Sandra's marketing skills they are selling the beautifully...

Fringe Festival Celebration

Convert Text to SpeechThe Winnipeg Fringe Festival starts today, celebrating its 27th year in Winnipeg. Multitudes of people will converge on the Exchange district to watch independent, adventurous theatre. The word fringe is defined as "something regarded as peripheral, marginal, secondary, or extreme in relation to something else". Over the...