iSisters develops and delivers technology programs and mentors women in collaboration with their community partners, to build awareness that enhances opportunities to connect women in need with technology, through mentoring.
Alongside the OCH Foundation, they piloted their project in OCH’s Britannia Woods community.
Ontario Trillium Foundation
The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada’s largest granting foundations. OTF awards grants to some 1,000 projects every year to build healthy and vibrant Ontario communities. Each grant tells a story and helps create significant opportunities for positive community change.
OTF has awarded the OCH Foundation a grant that will provide safe, after-school spaces for at-risk youth. Click here to learn more about Keeping Youth Connected.
Community Foundation of Ottawa
The Community Foundation of Ottawa is a public, non-profit organization created by and for the people of Ottawa. Since 1987, they have been enabling generous citizens to enhance the quality of life in their community and to achieve their own charitable objectives through permanent, well-managed endowments.
Since its inception in 2013, the OCH Foundation has received financial support from the Community Foundation in the way of donations and grants.
Ottawa Senators Foundation
The Ottawa Senators Foundation empowers children and youth to reach their full potential by investing in social recreation and education programs that promote both physical and mental wellness. The Ottawa Sens Foundation are committed to ensuring that kids are given the opportunity to be active, engaged and to feel good about themselves.
The Trinity Development Foundation is the founder of the Social Rec Connect model. Trinity generously supports community interests that develop and build on important active and vibrant communities. Trinity focuses community support on Youth Education and Sport, Care of Seniors, Community Programming and the Arts.
The Caring and Sharing Exchange
The Caring and Sharing Exchange is a local charity that provides assistance to individuals and families in need, during the Christmas and back-to-school seasons. A key partner in the OCH Foundation’s Pack a Sack! initiative, its Co-ordination Service verifies the names of clients registered by hundreds of local agencies in order to eliminate duplicate applications and redistribute funds accordingly to help more families.
Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses
The Ottawa Coalition of Community Houses is a network of agencies working together to support and serve low income families across the city of Ottawa. All 15 Community Houses are located directly within Ottawa Community Housing neighbourhoods and offer individuals and families many educational, recreational and social support services and programs at no cost.
Donate today to help build stronger communities.
For more information on the Coalition or to find a Community House near you, visit www.ottawacommunityhouses.com.
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