Victor Lindsay figures he has been paying Agape Table regular visits for upwards of 10 years, and Thanksgiving Day was no exception. Lindsay’s holiday meal was one of more than 1,500 estimated to have been doled out from The Wave Church’s basement between Thursday, Friday and Monday.
A group of men organized rallies in Winnipeg this weekend to support Indigenous women and raise awareness after police charged two taxi drivers following violent encounters with their passengers.
The Catholic church no longer operates on 130 acres of waterfront land that will one day be home to the Clan Mothers Healing Village and Knowledge Centre, but Mary Bryan still shudders at being on the grounds.
The city of Brandon, Man., already has little lending libraries and a little art library. Now, a church in the city's downtown core has set up a similar sort of initiative — this one meant to provide women in need with hygiene products.