Tag: generosity

Love through the flaws

iSpeech Today at the Oak Table a young woman was excited to see a hairdryer on the giveaway table.  It had seen better days and had a piece of duct tape holding a piece together.  It was suggested she plug it in to make sure it worked.  "No need"...

100 Cup Coffee Maker Donated

iSpeechWe have a brand new 100 cup coffee maker thanks to a wonderful donation we received yesterday!  What a generous gift to our lunch program.  Also a thanks to all who have phoned since to see if you could help....

The Countdown is On!

iSpeech.orgOver the past month there hasn't been much exposure to Giving Tuesday.  Some cities in Canada give it a lot of air time, but it hasn't reached our Western Province with the same kind of attention and support.  So, I guess it's up to us.  We know the crowds...

GivingTuesday – A National Day of Giving

iSpeech Happening the Tuesday right after Black Friday and Cyber Monday, two major days for commerce, GivingTuesday is a national day dedicated to giving! It’s a day when Canadian charities, businesses, and individuals come together for one simple purpose: to celebrate giving and give back. Join the movement! Let’s...

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...