Barry

About Barry

Associate, Development & Donor Services

Leaving a Legacy is a Powerful Thing

Bill and June Joe are creating a legacy that will continue to support the community, with the help of their children. Bill and June Joe share a strong sense of community. As a successful restauranteur, businessman, and advocate [...]

2019-05-03T11:59:13-04:00May 3rd, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Leaving a Legacy is a Powerful Thing

Indigenous Education Program Immerses Ottawa Students in Cultural Teachings

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 ― [...]

2019-04-29T12:44:37-04:00April 29th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Indigenous Education Program Immerses Ottawa Students in Cultural Teachings

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

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 [...]

2019-04-11T14:46:40-04:00April 11th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Ottawa Community Foundation supports green electricity and green natural gas with Bullfrog Power®

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

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 [...]

2019-03-20T09:16:05-04:00March 20th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on The Ottawa Community Foundation Welcomes Federal Government Investment in Low Carbon Cities Canada

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

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 [...]

2019-03-11T13:09:26-04:00March 11th, 2019|Blog|Comments Off on Want to Know Your City? Get to Know Ottawa Insights!

NEWS RELEASE – Ottawa Community Foundation Awards $125,000 to the Ottawa Community Housing Foundation and Global Vision to Tackle Youth Unemployment

RBC Foundation announces additional financial support to finalists. Nov. 23, 2018 (Ottawa, ON) – The Ottawa Community Foundation (OCF) presented a cheque for $125,000 to the Ottawa Community Housing Foundation and Global Vision yesterday as part of its [...]

2018-11-26T14:21:54-04:00November 23rd, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on NEWS RELEASE – Ottawa Community Foundation Awards $125,000 to the Ottawa Community Housing Foundation and Global Vision to Tackle Youth Unemployment