Honored to have been recommended to "In Focus" as a feature. In Focus posted November 22 2013 by Contributed In Focus | Patricia Goertzen of Hands in Service Patricia Goertzen has a strong belief that we were all made for relationship and fostering that has become her life's work. She does this through Hands In Service, [...]
Volunteer Celebration with Phil Callaway and Jennifer Jade Kerr. What a fabulous night filled with the BEST medicine. Thanks to all who laughed with us and made it possible."That was a "brilliant" evenings entertainment.Thank you for organising it and bringing Phil in to entertain and encourage us.""Thank you so much for the great evening of [...]
The Lille Gard Festival (June 28 -30th 2013) is a family-friendly Music and Arts festival organized by TribeHouse Artist Collective being held at the Bo.ttega Farm Inn. Hands in Service will be there raising awareness and providing delicious meals and treats-think Greek and BBQ pork, specialty ice cream and drinks. All profits from the festival will benefit two [...]
On June 15th Hands in Service and many participants, including some of our long term clients, gathered at the Dolphins on Water Street for our second annual Walk & Roll . Thanks to the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26, Bethel Church, Evangel Church, and Interior Health for assistance with aids, participants walked or rolled using equipment [...]
What’s growing this summer? Community and sustainable food security. Thanks to Hands in Service and their wonderful volunteers and sponsors there will be Living Salads—The Portable Community Garden, full of tomatoes, parsley, chives, leaf lettuce, and Swiss chard that will replenish throughout the season. Living Salads is a project of Hands in Service to bring [...]
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Hands in Service is excited to have been awarded a 25th anniversary Rick Hansen commemorative medallion for being a “difference maker” in our community. This is a great honour and we are very grateful to Norm Letnick, our MLA, for selecting us out of all the possible worthy recipients. Norm told us that he had [...]
Thanks to all our wonderful volunteers, the Living Salads have been distributed to many grateful homes.