Moving people from poverty to possibility
Your gift to our annual charitable giving campaign changes live. With your financial support and through the various programs Ottawa Community Housing Foundation offers:
recLINK works to link disadvantaged children and youth who face socio-econimic barrier to social recreation. In 2018 over 200 youth have been served to date.
Pack a Sack ensures children in OCH Communities have access to the same school supplies as their classmates. Since 2017 - 2000 backpacks filled with school supplies have been distributed - $90,000 invested.
Youth Futures supports post-secondary participation among low income youth in Ottawa through leadership development, employment experience and post-secondary orientation. Since 2008 - 731 youth participated representing a 97% completion rate.
Educational Fund - available to residents of Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) pursuing post-secondary education.