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Hopefully it was just ignorance. Hopefully the person who spray painted a green swastika on the corner of Oasis’ home did not intend the hate that the symbol represents. God knows that the building that we serve through, and which houses mor ... [read full post]
Big Impact on Young Students
The main reason we hire summer students at Oasis is to try to impact their lives. Sure it is great to have the additional help at a time when many volunteers are away. And having young energy livens up the place. However, these young people are ma ... [read full post]
Tin Cans and Tires
(Another) one of my favourite parts of volunteering at Oasis is hearing community members tell their stories. Recently a community member shared with me that when she was a child she was so poor her only toys were empty tin cans that they found ly ... [read full post]
So much talent. Our summer students are brimming with flair. They have organized a second art fair (last year’s was wonderful). Calling on their friends and connections they will be presenting visual and performance art on the theme of food ... [read full post]