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Employment Opportunity: Office Administrator

2019-08-22T09:25:10-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Blog|

August 22, 2019 The Ottawa Community Foundation (OCF) is one of Ottawa’s most highly regarded philanthropic organizations, working with donors and the community at large to bring about positive, systemic and sustainable change in our city and beyond. The Foundation has built an [...]

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NEWS RELEASE: Canada to Invest in Urban Climate Solutions in Ottawa

2019-08-20T09:28:13-04:00August 16th, 2019|Blog|

Canada to Invest in Urban Climate Solutions in Ottawa OTTAWA – August 16,  2019 –  From Natural Resources Canada In communities across the country, Canadians are feeling the impacts of climate change and want to be part of the solution. [...]

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Babies Who Volunteer Partners with the Ottawa Community Foundation and the CHEO Foundation in support of Baby Days!

2019-08-20T09:32:33-04:00July 30th, 2019|Blog|

(The following story was written by Babies Who Volunteer. We are pleased to share it with you.) Today, many of the seniors in our community are isolated, lonely and in need of companionship and joy. Many new parents also experience [...]

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Indigenous Education Program Immerses Ottawa Students in Cultural Teachings

2019-04-29T12:44:37-04:00April 29th, 2019|Blog|

Residential schools showed us what happens when culture and identity are forcibly removed from a generation of children. The Wabano Centre, the Ottawa Community Foundation (OCF), and local schools are showing us what happens when we put it back ― [...]

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The Ottawa Community Foundation supports green electricity and green natural gas with Bullfrog Power®

2019-04-11T14:46:40-04:00April 11th, 2019|Blog|

At the Ottawa Community Foundation (OCF), we recognize the importance of addressing our environmental impact and therefore, we are taking an important step to reduce the carbon emissions footprint of our organization. We are now a Bullfrog Power client, which [...]

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The Ottawa Community Foundation Welcomes Federal Government Investment in Low Carbon Cities Canada

2019-03-20T09:16:05-04:00March 20th, 2019|Blog|

Photo credit: City Clock Magazine Federal Budget 2019 to Fund New Way to Help Fight Climate Change in Ottawa OTTAWA - March 20, 2019 – Yesterday’s federal budget is helping Ottawa fight climate change by making a [...]

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Want to Know Your City? Get to Know Ottawa Insights!

2019-03-11T13:09:26-04:00March 11th, 2019|Blog|

Katie Miller of Impact Hub Ottawa shares her experience using Ottawa Insights for social impact. We live in a world where it’s important to be able to access, analyze and apply data to make the most of our influence in [...]

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