“My father, Mike, was a dedicated board member to the OTLBC. There was nothing he wouldn’t do to keep the club vibrant for future generations. This gift, in his honour, made perfect sense to me,”…
Adrienne Vienneau doesn’t consider her new role as executive director of Christie Lake Kids to be so much a job as much as she does “a calling”.
“It’s surreal. Dumbfounded. It’s unbelievable, it’s wild. Yeah, all of the above,” says 25-year-old Kars resident Jacob Adams, the winner of the inaugural charity event.
A local grassroots movement to keep vulnerable people fed during the pandemic has picked up more steam than a simmering pressure cooker full of beans.
Though donors were hesitant to give amid stock market fluctuations through spring 2020, things rapidly rebounded.
Ronald McDonald House Charities Ottawa has been offering help to families for over 37 years and provided over 170,000 nights of lodging.
Former head of communications and development at nonprofit is the first woman to hold top leadership position
Ottawa's Alex Dorward fights pandemic blahs, raises funds by physically challenging himself to the max
Entrepreneur to attempt marathon, three-day fasting, hour-long rope skipping, four-hour water submersion and, oh, he's just getting started
Purchases of goods and services from Ottawa small businesses to help community's most vulnerable.
New organization will continue to boost young people’s physical health, but will focus more on serving Gatineau and west Quebec and on youth social justice activities.