TOGETHER we can do better!
The best thing for business is developing a positive workplace culture. Aligning yourself with The Ottawa Mission will allow for you to create a unique team experience.
Workplace Campaigns & Events
Workplace fundraising campaigns and events, ranging from bake sales, chili cook-off’s or raffles, to golf tournaments, concerts and walk-a-thons, can be a fun and easy ways to support The Ottawa Mission. It is also a way to bring employees together for a good cause.
If you are interested in organizing a workplace fundraiser, we are happy to provide secure donation boxes and Ottawa Mission signage.
We are also here to help by providing you:
- tips how to organize a successful event;
- details and information about all the programs we offer;
- artwork for our official logo, to be used on your promotional material (must be approved prior to event); and,
- possible help promoting your event through the Ottawa Mission’s social media channels.
Team Volunteer Days
Experience a life-changing day of team volunteering at The Ottawa Mission. Full day and half-day experiences are available for groups of all sizes and budgets with sponsorships starting as low as $500. Spending a full day on-site is ideal for teams of up to 40 people. Larger groups can be accommodated by having teams working both on and off-site.
Experiences include working in our kitchen, serving meals, sorting donations, hosting a special activity for our clients, or assembling sandwiches or Hope Packages for clients. The Mission’s staff will work with you to develop an activity that your employees won’t soon forget. To learn more about our Corporate Team Volunteering program click here.
Payroll Deduction & Matching Gifts
Companies can support employees who wish to donate to The Ottawa Mission in two ways.
You can enable your employees to donate to The Ottawa Mission through payroll deduction. It’s an easy, effortless and efficient way to give.
By matching your employees’ contribution to The Ottawa Mission, employees will be confident that their donations are going even further to help people in need in our community.
For more information on setting up these programs, please contact Erin Helmer, Development Officer, Strategic Partnerships to discuss all available options.