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

2018-11-26T14:21:54-04:00November 23rd, 2018|Blog|

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 [...]

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United Ways, Canadian Red Cross and community partners join together in the aftermath of the storm

2018-09-27T15:19:10-04:00September 27th, 2018|Blog|

Wednesday, September 26, 2018, Ottawa — As the city moves from crisis to recovery in the wake of Friday’s devastating storms, United Way Ottawa is working with the Canadian Red Cross and The Salvation Army to address both immediate needs [...]

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Hales and Hurley Parliamentary Foundation Fund

2018-05-02T13:52:48-04:00May 2nd, 2018|Blog|

The Parliamentary Internship Programme’s interns for 2017-2018 in the Hall of Honour in the Centre Block on Parliament Hill. The new Hales and Hurley Parliamentary Foundation will support the PIP’s long-term sustainability and benefit young Canadians for years to [...]

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