Tag: food

Save the date for…Dan

iSpeech.org  "Dan" arrived at the door last week before we opened.  He has diabetes.  He was hungry and had not eaten for a couple of days.  He was clammy and sweaty and a bit disorientated, typical signs of low blood sugar.  Some juice helped him slowly balance out his...

Spring Dinner Highlights

https://www.ispeech.org Saturday May 5th was Oak Table's 4th Spring Fundraising Dinner. It was a wonderful celebration with delicious food and entertainment. Two hundred and seventy five tickets were sold to support Oak Table. Those in attendance were treated to a soft launch of the new Augustine Centre Project which...

Fun in the Sun!

iSpeechMany of us can remember the words, "let's go for a drive" spoken in our families. It may have included an exploration of country roads and vacated houses on a summer or autumn afternoon. It may have included a swim in a local lake, or the inevitable trip that...

A Band-Aid is sometimes what we need

https://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speechToday one of our regular guests wanted to take food to a friend.  His friend used to come regularly to Oak Table but it was long enough ago that only a few remember him.  Health problems over the years have taken their toll and HIV, COPD, severe joint pain...

When Life Gives You Apples……

https://www.ispeech.orgTwo boxes of apples were delivered to Oak Table mid-afternoon on Wednesday.  What to do? What to do?  One of our faithful volunteers and new Board member Allison Wilcox went to work and did what needed to be done......she made applesauce! Making good use of the donations we get...