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Support Seniors in the community! #GivingTuesday

Dear Friends of Frog Hollow Neighbourhood, #GivingTuesday is one week away!  We are fundraising in support of our Seniors Program – Neighbourhood House On the Go (NHG) project in the coming year of 2021. This project aims to reach isolated and … Continue reading

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Emergency food bags on their way!

40 families in need and the numbers are growing! Continue reading

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Gardeners Hangout-Its tea time from the garden

Lemon balm and peppermint, just a few twigs of each is all you need. Add the herbs to a tea pot and pour boiled hot water in it and let it seep for ten minutes. A wonderful relaxing herbal tea … Continue reading

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Community Walk

Yesterday we have a walk to Clinton Park to visit the field house there as the renovation was done.  It is ready for us to see how we can use the place with a few furniture and some more preparation. … Continue reading

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Seniors Holiday Potluck

  90 Seniors shared their delicious food at our annual seniors potluck. Thank you volunteers for preparing food from our food rescue project and creating such a beautiful addition to the potluck! Best of all was Manda’s Turkeys donated to … Continue reading

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Wheelhouse Seafood & Miscellany Thrift & Vintage Interviews

Introducing two more incredible local entrepreneurs. Wheelhouse Seafood is owned by Catherine and Trevor Yamamoto who have been selling sustainable, locally caught sea-food, long before the sustainability movement came into popularity.   Zainab is the owner of Miscellany Thrift and Vintage. … Continue reading

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Dr. Yu & Dr. Lieblich Interviews

Hello everyone! I’d like you to meet two local medical professionals in your community.  Dr. Yu is a highly-talented acupuncturist and Chinese medicine doctor who specializes in hair loss treatments.  Dr. Lieblich, who has practiced dentistry in the Hastings-Sunrise neighbourhood … Continue reading

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What I Learned from Engaging Abundant Community

On Thursday, October 5th Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House had the opportunity to sit in on a round table with a group of people at Mount Pleasant Neighbourhood House and listen to them tell their stories. One of the ladies in … Continue reading

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Tamam Palestinian Restaurant & BK Market Interviews

More stories from our friendly neighbours at Tamam Palestinian Restaurant and BK Market on Hastings Street.  We were thrilled to get to know these amazing locally-minded business owners.  Stay tuned for more stories! Funded by the Hastings Legacy Fund.  

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East Café and Di Oliva Interviews

Through our Generating Connections Project, youth and senior volunteers conducted interviews with businesses in the Hastings-Sunrise area.  The East Café and Di Oliva were kind enough to participate in our project.  Below are their stories.  Stay tuned for more interviews! … Continue reading

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