Tag: projects

Vulnerabiltiy

https://www.ispeech.orgLast week a volunteer showed our guests how to make personalized cards. Self-doubt was rampant. Many guests felt they didn't have the skills, weren't creative enough, patient enough, neat enough, or smart enough. With lots of encouragement and assurance that they would have as much help as they wanted...

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...

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...

A Little Barn Board…..A Little Ingenuity

iSpeech.orgWith a little ingenuity  a backyard fence gave a group of Oak Table volunteers and artists an idea for a fundraiser.  The old boards were repurposed and turned into garden and/or home decorations. A number of Oak Table Artists have completed their first project using reclaimed cedar boards.  On...