Tag: kindness

From the hearts of babes!

https://www.ispeech.orgWe had some extra helpers along with our regular volunteers at our BBQ last week. A number of donors made the BBQ possible by their generosity. Happily the entire cost of the event was covered by these generous donations, both individuals and church partners. Thanks to all of you!...

A little extra help…..

https://www.ispeech.orgCameron lives with an Intellectual Disability.  His speech is limited to "yes" and "no".  Cameron started volunteering at the Oak Table last year, washing and bussing tables.  He started volunteering one day a week, and then twice a week.  Initially Cameron was more interested in finishing his lunch than...

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...

I’ll be alright ….

Text to SpeechToday was one of those days where there was a lot of pain interspersed with activity and laughter of the afternoon.  Body language showed Frances Bird, a beloved guest of Oak Table wanted to talk.  When I sat down beside him he wordlessly took my hand in...