A Call to Action: Back to Basics After School Program


There are plenty of quotes and sentiments that invite us to think upon the issue of ‘taking care of our children’. Community, churches, schools -children intersect our lives in all kinds of places and spaces.

When we go the distance to offer children safe places to play, to eat, to socialize and to build competencies it is more about listening to an inner voice, calling a person to action. And that is precisely what Heather Nisbett and Nancy Cardiff are expressing in their dedication and warmth for the children who attend at their after-school programme, Back to Basics, at St. John the Evangelist Anglican Church. This call to action involves supporting children in a neighbourhood which has seen its’ share of marginalization.

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