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Mission ‘Kitchen’ Possible

Everyone else’s routine has returned to normal this month – and this is also the case for The Ottawa Mission’s kitchen. But it was anything but ‘a holiday’ over the summer for staff and volunteers who prepare and serve more than 1250 meals a day, as our kitchen underwent a much-needed renovation. At the end […]

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Sophia & Adam – Champions of Hope

The Ottawa Mission would like to take this opportunity to express our deep gratitude all of our donors for their kind and generous support over the years.  We simply would not be able to serve the growing numbers of those in need in our community without you. In particular, we would like to highlight the […]

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Jack Gets Back On Track

At The Ottawa Mission many different people from many different circumstances walk through our door every day desperate for help and seeking shelter. Many stay with us for only a few days or weeks – just long enough to find a new job, and if they are fortunate enough, a new home. Other men who […]

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An Impressive First Impression

Last week marked my first month in my new role as Executive Director of The Ottawa Mission.  To say this has been a remarkable month for me would be a huge understatement. As I have become more familiar with the wide scope of programming offered here, I have been impressed every step of the way by the […]

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Helping others find their strong suit

Imagine going into a job interview wearing the same everyday clothes you’ve worn for several weeks in the summer heat.  Imagine how the interviewers might look at you, and how that would affect your confidence and make you feel embarrassed. This is exactly the situation for many at-risk men who come into The Ottawa Mission […]

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