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A Compelling Advocate

iSpeech.orgWesley was our guest speaker at one of our Fall Luncheon Fundraisers. His speech was poignant, honest and compelling. It was not easy for him to get up in front of a large group and speak from the heart, but he did an admirable job. Wesley suffers from claustrophobia...

Seasonal change

portuguese text to speechOne can always tell when seasons are beginning to change in a small non-profit. Fall has a different rhythm to it. Summer staff along with volunteers who are teachers or students, head back to school. Cottagers reluctantly move back from their summer respite, and snowbirds begin...

Just a few minutes more…..

iSpeechToday after we closed for the day a guest named Mike was still here. He was pacing back and forth a bit and I was asked to go and talk to him to get him to leave. I remembered Mike as one who had received a haircut today. I...

December 31st is almost here…

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechRemember, if you want to be part of the team at Oak Table that provides essentials of life to people in Winnipeg who are experiencing trauma, addictions, poverty, mental health, and life transitions due to family breakdown, and want a receipt for your 2015 taxes, time is running out....

Guilt Has No Place

iSpeechBecause we often think in contrasts we struggle with feeling guilt over what we have, and think,  "look at those gifts under the tree; I feel bad because there are people who have none;  look at that food on my table, and the happy noises of conversation; I feel...