Ade Agunloye

Senior’s Corner celebrates 10 years of exciting programming

Senior’s Corner celebrates 10 years of exciting programming A significant milestone was reached in    November 2022. We are proud of our accomplishments and looking forward to the next 10 years – taking the program to the next level. Thanks to all our partners, collaborators, funders and well wishers of the St. James Town Community for …

Senior’s Corner celebrates 10 years of exciting programming Read More »

Volunteering at The Corner has widened my scope as a social worker says Jecintha Reena 

Volunteering at The Corner has widened my scope as a social worker says Jecintha Reena  By: Adewunmi Agunloye Jecintha Reena, who came to Canada one year ago, has given an account of how she started volunteering at the St. James Town Community Corner. With a background as a social worker in Singapore, she hinted that …

Volunteering at The Corner has widened my scope as a social worker says Jecintha Reena  Read More »

National Cookie Day: Who took the cookie from the cookie jar?

Come on, no one is to be blamed here, because it is that time of the year.  Get ready to refill your cookie jars, no matter what.  It’s National Cookie Day on December 4th! It’s all about giving and sharing thanks to the Dutch for bringing koekie – meaning ‘little cake’, to North America and making …

National Cookie Day: Who took the cookie from the cookie jar? Read More »

St. James Town Community Corner as I see It

While looking at the St. James Community Corner situated at 200 and 240 Wellesley Street East from afar, one will not be able to know how important this innovative hub is to the entire St. James Town community and its neighborhoods.  Not until I joined the organization as a communication and social media worker. By …

St. James Town Community Corner as I see It Read More »

Roberto Ventura, St. James Town Community resident, speaks about his New Year’s Resolution 

Roberto Ventura, who immigrated from El Salvador, is a resident of the St. James Town community. He spoke to us about his New Year’s resolutions for 2023.   My goal and New Year’s resolution in 2023 is to improve my knowledge of English language, my knowledge of the sewing machine and I am also interested in …

Roberto Ventura, St. James Town Community resident, speaks about his New Year’s Resolution  Read More »

December 6th National Day of Remembrance 

Every year on December 6th, Central Neighbourhood House and SPN members host their annual event for the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in honor of the 14 women that were murdered during the École Polytechnique massacre in 1989. This year’s virtual event, ‘Shaping our Future Through Allyship and Action: Exploring …

December 6th National Day of Remembrance  Read More »