OVOT in the News

The Youth Involved in our OVOT Muskoka All-Stars program give back by volunteering with Habitat for Humanity

 

OVOT All-Stars & Habitat for Humanity

Check out this Article by the Brampton Guardian

Brampton Guardian Article

Hear how Orlando empowers youth to take pain and turn it into purpose by using his own life experience.

The Inside Story - CityTV

The Inside Story – CityTV

http://www.citynews.ca/2014/06/03/the-inside-story-a-man-beaten-and-framed-by-police-learns-the-power-of-forgiveness/

CBC News recently did a cover story on Orlando Bowen. Listen to this remarkable story of hope.

Former Toronto Argonaut, Orlando Bowen was honoured with the Harry Jerome Award for Community Service.

He was a professional football player but when he was attacked by two men in a dark parking lot -Bowen was just plain scared. The attack ended his C-F-L career but he turned that loss into a win for himself and for kids across the GTA. Just watch and you’ll see how big Bowen’s heart really is.

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https://soundcloud.com/showgram/jr-apr-3-podcast Jim Richards was touched by an article after reading a letter of forgiveness in the Toronto Star written by Orlando Bowen to the Peel Police officer’s who beat him and tried to frame him for a crime he did not commit.

Orlando Bowen and One voice One Team were in the Toronto Star on ..

Toronto Star Article 1

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Aug
17
Thu
High School All-Stars Volunteering @ Habitat For Humanity
Aug 17 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Habitat For Humanity

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Aug
19
Sat
High School SWOLE All-Stars Amazing Race
Aug 19 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

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Aug
20
Sun
Muskoka Woods High School S.W.O.L.E.™ All-Stars Camp
Aug 20 @ 9:00 am – Aug 25 @ 5:00 pm

Muskoka AllStar

The Muskoka Woods All Star program celebrates the journey of 20 high school and 20 middle school youth involved in One Voice One Team’s programming. The program takes youth out of their comfort zone by allowing them to participate in a unique experience that they share with other youth whom have committed themselves to excellence.

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