Philanthropy in Ottawa

Kathleen Grimes and Ersin Ozerdinc have donated half a million dollars for arts program to help residents of long-term care centre “create something beautiful in a real studio.“
Over two decades, real estate brokerage has had a significant impact on the Bruyere Research Institute by raising money.
The Montfort Hospital Foundation team was all smiles asBrigil Construction brought the total amount raised to date to $11.4 million, just shy of the target of $12 million.
The Happy Roots Foundation has dedicated $1 million to CHEO's work supporting infant and child mental health.
“The impact of BBBSO on youth in our community is simply incredible. I was inspired to give and get involved at the board level because I witnessed tangible results with the kids,” Mitchell Carkner…
“My father, Mike, was a dedicated board member to the OTLBC. There was nothing he wouldn’t do to keep the club vibrant for future generations. This gift, in his honour, made perfect sense to me,”…
The Mews brothers were so grateful to the UOHI for the medical care provided to their father that they recently gave a $1-million gift to the foundation. 
Even after Marc Jolicoeur became a successful lawyer and community leader, it’s clear he never forgot where he came from nor the people he met along the way.
Philanthropy has become a family activity for Waterdon Construction owners Russell and Linda Grass.
Starting their school day on an empty stomach is a reality for some children in our community. The Capital Integral Charitable Foundation (CICF) is committed to ensuring all kids have a full tummy…