CAWI Volunteer Night

Honeywell Room, City Hall (110 Laurier Ave. W)
Thursday, 9 June, 2016 - 18:00 to 20:00

Come join us for an evening with City for All Women Initiative!

Love your community? Passionate about social justice? Motivated to advance gender equity? CAWI seeks volunteers and looks forward to meeting members of the community! CAWI brings together a wide diversity of women, who are fabulously talented and, thankfully, very generous with their talents and contributions to CAWI.

You can take action alongside hundreds of local women who have already developed their own skills and knowledge while making Ottawa a more inclusive city.

Let's make Low-Income Transit Pass a reality.

Let’s make our voices count! Supporting Low-Income Transit Pass in Ottawa, here is what you can do between now and June 15th: 


Transit Commission Meeting

Andrew S. Haydon Hall, 110 Laurier Avenue West
Wednesday, 15 June, 2016 - 09:30

This is a key meeting where the Commission will review the fare structure and decide on whether the city will implement a low-income transit pass or not. Agenda: [HMTL] [PDF]

Show up and/or present deputation at next Transit Commission on June 15!

Summer Soltice Aboriginal Festival

Vincent Massey Park
Friday, 17 June, 2016 - 14:00 to Monday, 20 June, 2016 - 12:00

The Ottawa Summer Solstice Festival is a free, family-friendly event that promises to offer visitors and locals alike an authentic aboriginal experience in the heart of Ottawa. For many, North American aboriginal culture is often a source of mystery and fascination. The Summer Solstice Aboriginal Arts Festival in Vincent Massey Park provides a forum for everyone to experience this diverse culture firsthand through authentic music, dance, foods, visual art and fashion shows.

OLIP Welcoming Ottawa Week

Monday, 20 June, 2016 - 09:00 to Monday, 27 June, 2016 - 09:00

Welcoming Ottawa Week (WOW) is an annual, week-long series of dialogues, cultural and celebratory events, sports activities, documentary screenings, and other fun events designed to convey the genuine welcome and hospitality of Ottawans to newcomers, while providing opportunities for quality interactions between residents, old and new.

Ottawa Police Service Diversity Celebration

Ottawa Police station, 474 Elgin Street
Thursday, 23 June, 2016 - 16:00 to 18:00

In recognition of Canadian Multiculturalism Day and as part of Welcoming Ottawa Week, the Ottawa Police Diversity and Race Relations Section is hosting its second annual Diversity Celebration and everyone is invited!