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MONIQUE’S GIFT OF A BETTER FUTURE

Monique was working part time in the cafeteria at Algonquin College earlier this year, and having a difficult time making ends meet, when she unexpectedly received a special gift from a fellow employee – the gift of hope. The gift came from William, a graduate of The Ottawa Mission’s Food Services Training Program (FSTP). Monique […]

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BARRY’S GIFT OF “THE EXTRA MILE”

It’s been a rough few years for 56 year-old Barry. He had a good job for 14 years as a window installer until the company closed its doors. And then he had some serious medical problems that left him with a long recuperation and unable to work. For the first time in his life, Barry […]

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THE OTTAWA MISSION’S SPECIAL CHRISTMAS DINNER

Ottawa, ON – The Ottawa Mission helps hundreds of people who are struggling during the Christmas season. We hope to make the holidays a little brighter with the annual Christmas Dinner. The Ottawa Mission’s special Christmas Dinner will take place Sunday, December 17th from 11:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. in The Mission’s Dining Room. Preparations […]

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John Receives a gift of hope after 39 years!

As an Inuk boy growing up in Nunavut, John did not have the opportunity for a high school education. The only son in a family of three children, he was obligated to work alongside his father hunting and trapping to help support the family. While in his 20’s John managed to complete grade 10. This […]

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Announcing The Ottawa Mission Foundation’s Young Professionals Network

There’s nothing better than being part of a team of like-minded people who are working together to achieve a goal. With that in mind The Ottawa Mission Foundation is excited to announce the formation of its Young Professionals Network (YPN). This group of young professionals in Ottawa will offer members a unique opportunity to make […]

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