Shirley and Reg Rochon – Lives of Gratitude

Gratitude. It’s been a watchword for Shirley Rochon all her life. It’s a reason she supports the Ottawa Mission with annual gifts. It’s also why she and her husband remembered the Ottawa Mission Foundation with gifts in their wills. Shirley has had a good life, and she knows it. Born in Quebec City and raised […]

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Caivan Communities and The Ottawa Mission join forces to fight homelessness.

Ottawa’s Caivan Communities and The Ottawa Mission have joined forces to build a better tomorrow for individuals experiencing homelessness in our city. Caivan recognizes that a home of one’s own is a challenging dream for guests who come to The Ottawa Mission, which is why Caivan has partnered with The Ottawa Mission to create the […]

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Caivan Communities and The Ottawa Mission join forces to fight homelessness

Now more than ever, it is important to reflect, to be thankful, and to work collectively for a better tomorrow. Our homes and neighbourhoods form part of a broader community and help shape the City we love. To address those of us that are less fortunate and share the same dream of a warm and […]

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Ottawa Mission Board Statement on Anti-Black Racism

Here at the Ottawa Mission, “Our Vision is to become a collaborative leader and innovator in empowering those we serve in transitioning to wholeness,” and part of our core purpose is to “reflect Jesus’ love”. Jesus made it clear that one of the reasons he was sent by God was to “set the oppressed free” […]

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Looking Ahead With Hope

Here’s hoping that you and your family have been well, or as well as can be expected, during these unprecedented times. It is hard to believe that it was only months ago that the entire world, and life as we know it here in Ottawa, was ‘turned upside down’ by COVID-19. Rest assured that The […]

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