Oasis New Year
It’s the beginning of a brand new year at the Oasis Renewal Center (our fiscal year ended on June 31st and began anew on the 1st of July) and this is how we like to celebrate.
Each year on July 1st we hang a new painting, a simple tree without leaves, in our clinical director’s office. As guests discharge from our residential program we ask them to pick a color and create a leaf on the tree with their thumbprint.
The result, after a year, is a vibrant tree filled with leaves representing over one hundred lives that have been impacted in positive and deeply meaningful ways.
We’ve retired the old tree and hung the new one. It’s a new year at the Oasis Renewal Center, o