Featured Volunteer of the Month: David Easler

Featured Volunteer of the Month: David Easler

The OCP Blog Featured Volunteer of the Month: David Easler We are the product of our environment… While going through a journey of refriending his body, mind, and soul, Mr. David Easler stumbled into Our Community Place. The look on his face when he saw that an...
Building Social Capital through OCP

Building Social Capital through OCP

The OCP Blog Building Social Capital through OCP One of my favorite quotes of all time comes from Henri Nouwen. He said: “A community is the place where the person you least want to live with always lives.” We go through our daily routines feeling disconnected from...
Featured Volunteer of the Month: Dawn Brumfield

Featured Volunteer of the Month: Dawn Brumfield

The OCP Blog Featured Volunteer of the Month: Dawn Brumfield “Those who follow Tao know hunger and scarcity. When times are difficult, they know how to survive.”  -Deng Ming-Dao. Before diving into what led our featured volunteer to Our Community Place, hear something...
We All Have a Place at the Table

We All Have a Place at the Table

The OCP Blog We All Have a Place at the Table As the new Kitchen Coordinator at OCP, I of course want to talk about food and its role in our beloved community center. At the most basic level, sharing food is a primal way of demonstrating care. I believe that giving...