Tag: volunteer

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...

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...

What did you do this summer?

TTS DemoA group of young volunteers will be able to tell their classmates and teachers that they made a difference this summer.  Today is the last day our Volunteens will be spending their time at the Oak Table.  Over the summer each group did a simulation to learn more...

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...

Block party Food Drive…..It’s that easy!

iSpeechSandra Hasenack, a loyal Oak Table volunteer, recently turned a block party in her neighbourhood into a benefit for Oak Table Community Ministry. She delivered invitations to all her neighbours to donate a tin or two of meat or fish for Oak Table. Over 100 tins were collected! Thanks...