Knitting Club Continues Pattern of Helping

Reproduced courtesy of the writer, Melissa Smalley – Peace Arch News When the knitting club at Whitecliff Retirement Residence meets every Saturday morning for their weekly gathering, the topic of conversation the members will find themselves discussing can be anybody’s guess.From local happenings at their 16 Avenue retirement community to international affairs, no subject is…

At the grassroots

Embrace Rwanda’s Candace Gillespie (left), Peter Turner, Helen Neufeld and executive director Hilary King invite community members to an upcoming presentation, on Nov.12 at 7:30 p.m. at Dunbar Lutheran Church in Vancouver, on the work of the North Vancouver-based non-profit, which provides continuing support to poverty-stricken rural families in Rwanda through various community initiatives. Representatives will speak about the…