When Fanny came to Canada from Colombia she hoped that Ottawa would provide her with an abundance of new opportunities. Her reality was that she found it difficult to find work and kick-start her career. She turned to United Way Ottawa partner Dress for Success for support.
In early October United Way Ottawa loaned iPhones to a few of our agency partners. The goal: to share glimpses into the everyday goings on of the agencies we support and the lives they're changing every day.
Check out these November highlights and don't forget to follow UW Community Cameras on Twitter!
United Way Ottawa was proud to participate in the 2014 Help Santa Toy Parade.
On November 18, over a dozen donors boarded a school bus in United Way’s parking lot and headed off to see their dollars at work. United Way 2014-15 Campaign co-chairs Mark Sutcliffe and Yaprak Baltacıoğlu hosted the tour that took participants to two United Way funded agencies.
Nordstrom's Opening Gala proceeds to benefit United Way Ottawa and the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation
Nordstrom kicked off ticket sales for its March 4 gala at a celebration event Wednesday night. Nordstrom is set to open a 157,000 square foot store in Ottawa with a March gala. Nordstrom will donate all profits of its gala ticket sales to United Way Ottawa and the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation.
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