#6 Summer 2014: “Make Ottawa _____”

Project Title

Summary

Contact

Nutrition Project – Empathy House
Our goal for the Nutrition Project is to provide education and healthy, nutritious meals for the women at Empathy House. This will help the women to restore their well-being and an improved quality of life.
Patrizia Wand-Mayville
Empathyhouse at bellnet dot ca
A.R.T. (A Real Thought) in Action
A free 12 week art & multimedia program for low income youth.
Company: Dream Love Grow | Multimedia & Creative Art
Info at dreamlovegrow dot com
Make Ottawa Happy
We would like to Make Ottawa Happy by hosting multiple free mini-happiness sessions around the city. The goal is to raise public awareness of the beneficial role that the breath can play in decreasing stress, increasing energy and maintaining a happy frame of mind.
Ketevan Chigogidze
Website
Tale of a Town Ottawa
Celebration and documentation of local history by the community. We will be gathering the stories of residents, community and business leaders in Orleans, Downtown Rideau and Wellington West.
Saran Conn
Saran dot conn at Ottawa dot ca
Website
Carty House
Carty House is a transitional home for female refugee claimants that promotes community living founded upon shared responsibility, respect for diversity and mutual support. Our organization provides safety, accommodation, food and support services to help refugee women rebuild their lives in Ottawa.
Cartyhouse at rogers dot com
Website
Ottawa 123
Ranked choice voting initiative in the City of Ottawa. Ottawa123’s goal is to enhance the way citizens and communities elect their city officials.
Colum Grove-White
Colum at ottawa123 dot ca
Atlantis Rises
Females Showcase Collaboration Explosion inyo Brain Spoken Musical Word Excellence. Working with Spoken Word Artists and Musicians, create a space at HUB Ottawa for networking, collaboration, creation and growth for female performers of Ottawa.
Facebook page – Atlantis Rises
Equitable Education – Working Towards Harmony in our Society
A learning program supporting engagement with positive social change. The values of this project include facilitation empowerment, developing analysis, fostering community and connection, nurturing morale and mutual aid, and creating a welcoming and encouraging space for people to engage, explore and grow.
Greg Macdougall
Greg at equitableeducation dot ca
Website

 

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