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When tech gets personal

When tech gets personal

Learning new technology takes patience and confidence

Oasis Connections instructors Emanuel Pope, Carita DeVilbiss and Jerry McAfee aim to provide their students the one thing they need most to make technology work for them: confidence.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017/Amy VanDeVelde| Profile/Number of views (4385)/Comments (0)/
No matter how hot the topic, people want good conversation

No matter how hot the topic, people want good conversation

With the right ground rules, just about any current event can be discussed—even politics

Is it possible to have civil, even friendly conversations about current events these days? Oasis instructors say so in Rochester, Los Angeles and Washington where discussions are flourishing.
Sunday, June 11, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (9235)/Comments (0)/
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Stepping up for kids

Stepping up for kids

Tutor coordinator Cynthia Singleton 'touches' her volunteer work every day – happily.

“Come out of yourself and do something for someone else," urges Oasis volunteer Cynthia Singleton. "We have to step up to the plate to help these children."
Wednesday, January 11, 2017/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (11347)/Comments (0)/
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Ricki Milne finds monthly giving a convenient way to support programs that can lead to pleasant surprises

Ricki Milne finds monthly giving a convenient way to support programs that can lead to pleasant surprises

Many donors learn that giving monthly enables them to give a little more to Oasis

“Every time a new catalog comes out, there are new things I want to try,” says Ricki Milne of Los Angeles. "I really appreciate all that Oasis has to offer. By giving monthly, I can give a little more."

Wednesday, May 18, 2016/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (14457)/Comments (0)/
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Getting on stage for the first time

Getting on stage for the first time

OASIS Actors Studio Workshop is a great way to give acting a try

An Actors Studio workshop offered by the Pacific Region OASIS in Los Angeles gave Elizabeth McClodden an opportunity to give the stage a try.
Wednesday, June 17, 2015/Anne Heinrich| Profile/Number of views (19683)/Comments (0)/
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