The JDRF Walk is a community oriented day where people passionate about supporting diabetes research descend on Queen Juliana Park to meet other families, engage local businesses and supporters walking together to demonstrate a desire to cure, better treat and prevent type 1 diabetes (T1D). Families, organizations and communities register, and celebrate together on Walk […]
Reach is thrilled to announce Jamming for Justice 2019 Presented by the Graduate Diploma in Conflict Resolution- Carleton University! Experience an intimate show from Ottawa-based three-piece folk-rock/indie-rock band Mad Gamma at Pressed– 750 Gladstone Ave – on May 15th, 2019. Host Rebecca Bromwich, lawyer and law teacher who serves as Director of the Graduate Diploma […]
The Hope Heals campaign is proud to present “Murder on the Frontier” an interactive murder mystery! Come out in support of the Centre for Treatment of Sexual Abuse and Childhood Trauma and enjoy a night filled with good food, fun prizes, and dastardly intrigue. Tickets can be purchased through our Eventbrite or at the door! […]
Delight your taste buds with an array of mouth-watering food and drink at the seventh annual Taste for Hope. Join us again this year as eighteen renowned Ottawa chefs serve samplings of sweet and savory delicacies. Enjoy a glass or two of wine, beer, or specialty cocktails and peruse exciting items and adventures that could […]
Looking for the “purr-fect” Valentine’s Day activity? Need some “puppy love” in your life? This February, love is in the air at the OHS. Come visit the shelter on Saturday, Feb. 9 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. for the annual My Furry Valentine Family Event. We welcome animal lovers big and small to share some unconditional love […]
For those who want to give back during the holiday season, it can be challenging to keep our efforts local and useful.
The premise of Helping With Furniture, a registered charity, is brilliantly simple. They take donated and discarded furniture and other items, including tables, chairs, linens, lamps, mirrors, chests of drawers, and all manner of other items, and deliver them to the homes of refugees, new immigrants, and low-income families in the Ottawa area, who otherwise lack the money or ability to get such furnishings.
The modern world is moving fast, and sometimes you have to run in place just to keep up. We are all multi-taskers, overburdened workers, or frazzled parents just trying to keep up before the next onslaught of demands. Enter a range of apps and products designed to save us time, help us organize ourselves and […]
Long before men’s health charities and hipsters commandeered the mustache and watered down its shock value, a group of Ottawa men has been parading around town with upper lip whiskers for a single month of the year to raise funds for those generally told to stay away from men with creepy mustaches. M4K Ottawa, otherwise […]