NEWS RELEASE – Ottawa Community Foundation Awards $125,000 to the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre to Tackle Youth Unemployment
RBC Foundation boosts New Leaf Community Challenge with additional financial support November 28th, 2019 (Ottawa, ON) – The Ottawa Community Foundation presented a cheque yesterday for $125,000 to the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre, winner of the sixth New Leaf [...]
What began as a place to access affordable laundry services has become an essential hub for the community. The Community Laundry Co-op also connects its members to counselling services, volunteer opportunities, skills development, jobs and more. On its 20th [...]
This interview was originally featured in our Fall 2019 edition of Community Matters. As executive director of Sustainable Eastern Ontario (SEO), Kristina Inrig spends her time creating and nurturing partnerships to support sustainability activities. Her focus is squarely on [...]
In this position paper, the Ottawa Community Foundation looks at the Special Senate Committee’s recommendations for the sector via its report, Catalyst for Change: A Roadmap to a Stronger Charitable Sector. Here we lay out priorities and asks of this [...]
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. [...]
Babies Who Volunteer Partners with the Ottawa Community Foundation and the CHEO Foundation in support of Baby Days!
(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 [...]