Thursday, February 27, 2014

ATTENTION!!! ATTENTION!!!
Unfortunately, the 'Delish Soup Contest' on Saturday, April 5th is CANCELLED!!!
Please share with your families and friends!





























             

Friday, February 14, 2014

"EXCITING ANNOUNCEMENT" 

 
On behalf of Our Deaf Survivors Center Board Members, I am thrilled to announce that ODSC was awarded a grant of $3,000 from the Lenny Zakim Fund. ODSC is looking forward to working closely with the Lenny Zakim fund, especially the various trainings that they provide to grantees. We would like to thank the Lenny Zakim fund for putting trust in ODSC and supporting us to make our next big steps! 

Sincerely, 
Sue Philip, ODSC Chairperson


Tuesday, December 24, 2013




The Board and Committees of Our Deaf Survivors Center wishes you and your loved ones a very happy and healthy holiday season!

Make your tax deductible year-end gift today.  Send to: 
Our Deaf Survivors Center
PO Box 2276
Worcester, MA 01613-2276 

Thank you. 

Friday, December 13, 2013


ANNOUNCEMENT


Please share generously J
Space is limited, so please contact Jen as soon as possible for an interview.
Pathways Volunteer & Intern training Starts in January!
You Can Make a Difference!
WHEN: January 27 - February 19, Evenings & Weekends (2 nights and Saturday for 3 weeks)
HOW TO GET STARTED
  • Schedule an interview with Jen Russell by calling 508-852-7600
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis but training space is limited so act now!
LEARN MORE ABOUT PFC
WHO
  • Folks of all Genders
  • And of all ages (to be a counselor you must be least 18 years of age)
  • Bilingual skills are plus! (Spanish, Portuguese and ASL are especially needed)
WHAT YOU GIVE
  • Time: Volunteer for shifts on the hotline, help and/or become an educator.
  • Attention: Attend the free 50 hour new counselor certificate training (counselors must also attend clinical team meetings)
  • Compassion: Support and Educate individuals and communities
WHAT YOU GET
  • Satisfaction: Help people in need and learn about issues affecting your community
  • Class Requirements: Complete school community service/internship requirements
  • Experience: Counseling, Educator and/or Event planning experience to include on applications


Friday, September 13, 2013

Special Announcement from Chairperson

Our Deaf Sisters Center (ODSC) board members are thrilled to announce our new name! We have decided to change the letter “S” from SISTERS to SURVIVORS to reflect our goal of serving both female and male survivors of violence.
 
Please keep your eyes on ODSC's web site as it will be updated with improvements and changes. If you have any ideas or suggestions, please feel free to contact me at suephilip@aol.com or Terry Malcolm, chairperson of Publicity, at terrymalcolm12@gmail.com.
 
Sue Philip
Chairperson
Our Deaf Survivors Center

Thursday, March 7, 2013

Top ten (10) reasons


Here are Our Deaf Sisters Center's (ODSC) top ten (10) reasons for you to participate in and/or go to Our Delish Soup Contest:

1. CONTEST ENTRY COST is ONLY $5; ADMISSION is ONLY $10!
2. SAMPLE a variety of DELICIOUS SOUPS!
3. COLLECT many NEW, UNIQUE RECIPES!
4. ENJOY our DELIGHTFUL DESSERTS at our Bake Sale!
5. SOCIALIZE – Meet new and old friends!
6. SPREAD AWARENESS about DV
7. SUPPORT ODSC and MEET our BOARD!
8. VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE SOUPS with our 3 judges!
9. DOOR PRIZES!!
10. STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE! Get involved and save lives! 

When: Sunday, March 24th, 2013
Time: 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where: The Learning Center for the Deaf, in the Gym (Framingham, MA)
Cost: $10.00 per person, $7.00 per Senior Citizen & $5.00 per child under age 12.
         
Pay at the door. Admission includes soup sampling, bottled water and a dessert.
To Participate in our Soup Contest: $5.00 – Registration Deadline is Tuesday, March 19th.

To view and print the flyer; please go to this link:
http://odscunity.blogspot.com/p/events.html

We know there are fabulous cooks out there and hope to see you at this event
very soon! Want to join the contest? Please register to join.

For those who want to taste and judge the soups, please email Sheri Hostovsky at:
odscfundraising2012@gmail.com