How fitting that "Wabano" means "new beginnings" in Ojibwe during a time when the public is venturing back out into the world, knowing the pandemic is waning and life is returning to normal.
After a two-year hiatus, over 300 guests got dressed up last Saturday night to raise awareness for bullying prevention at the annual Proud To Be Bullyfree Gala.
At 186 attendees, it was a smaller crowd than in past years – but organizers wanted it that way, recognizing that the world is still coming out of a pandemic.
The fundraiser for Ottawa Dance Directive allowed dancers and guests alike to share in heartfelt memory of Barbara McInnes, a community and fundraising leader, among Barb's beloved garden.
Ottawa Art Gallery welcomes new board chair Mark Schaan, and yup, he's bidding in Give to Get Art auction
Proceeds from gallery's signature fundraising event help to support non-profit organization's public and educational programming and the preservation of its collection.
Business leaders Jeff Clarke and Sarah Grand team up to co-chair The Ottawa Hospital's President Breakfast
Upcoming signature event will raise funds for The Ottawa Hospital as it prepares to build new state-of-the-art health and research centre in Ottawa
Virtual concert to feature local artists performing their rendition of the Beatles' Here Comes the Sun throughout Ottawa
Public invited to participate in daily online coffee breaks as School Breakfast Program celebrates 30th anniversary
Initiative expected to also provide relief to small, local businesses
Annual fundraiser assists non-profit organization in offering free educational programs, tours, events and admission to Ottawa's municipal art gallery and cultural hub