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NEWS RELEASE – Ottawa Community Foundation Awards $125,000 to Youth Ottawa and the Social Planning Council of Ottawa to Tackle Youth Unemployment

Jury Selects Project as part of the New Leaf Community Challenge. Nov. 22, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – The Ottawa Community Foundation presented a cheque for $125,000 to Youth Ottawa and the Social Planning Council of Ottawa to tackle youth unemployment in [...]

2017-11-22T16:03:19+00:00 November 22nd, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on NEWS RELEASE – Ottawa Community Foundation Awards $125,000 to Youth Ottawa and the Social Planning Council of Ottawa to Tackle Youth Unemployment

Media Advisory – Ottawa Community Foundation Hosts 4th New Leaf Community Challenge

Winners of the 2016 NLCC receive the ceremonial cheque from OCF President and CEO Marco Pagani (L). Nov. 21st, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) -  The Ottawa Community Foundation (OCF) is hosting its fourth annual New Leaf Community Challenge – [...]

2017-11-21T10:29:37+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Media Advisory – Ottawa Community Foundation Hosts 4th New Leaf Community Challenge

Thinking of Applying for a Multi-Year Grant?

The Ottawa Community Foundation provides multi-year grants to local organizations to support the evolution of an initiative over a period of two or three years. To be considered for a multi-year grant, organizations must submit a Letter of Intent by [...]

2017-11-07T10:36:47+00:00 November 7th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Thinking of Applying for a Multi-Year Grant?

Employment Opportunity: Accounting Associate

October 25, 2017 The Ottawa Community Foundation is one of Ottawa’s most highly regarded philanthropic organizations, working with donors and distributing grants in support of a wide range of causes including social services, the arts, education, health and the environment. [...]

2017-10-25T15:04:03+00:00 October 25th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on Employment Opportunity: Accounting Associate

10 Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting that Grant!

Ottawa, ON – June 5th, 2017: If you work in the charitable sector, chances are you know the value of grant writing or you have written grant proposals yourself. While there is no specific science to writing winning proposals, there [...]

2017-06-05T14:24:35+00:00 June 5th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on 10 Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting that Grant!

After 30 great years, the Community Foundation of Ottawa Takes on a Bright New Look for a Bold New Future!

OTTAWA – May 10th, 2017: For 30 years, we have been working with you to make a difference in our community. We have done this successfully by connecting people who care, with causes that matter.   While we will continue the [...]

2017-05-16T11:50:45+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Blog|Comments Off on After 30 great years, the Community Foundation of Ottawa Takes on a Bright New Look for a Bold New Future!

Community Foundation releases Arts & Culture theme on knowledge centre website

Dec. 15, 2016 (Ottawa, ON) -- The Ottawa Community Foundation released its latest Ottawa Insights theme this morning at the Shenkman Arts Centre. Providing indicators in the areas of the local Arts & Recreation Economy; Investment in the Arts; Programs & [...]

2017-04-19T12:32:30+00:00 December 15th, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Community Foundation releases Arts & Culture theme on knowledge centre website