Why work with CAWI

We believe that collaboration is fundamental to creating authentic and systemic change. We build committed, reciprocal relationships with partners and allies who share our vision of an inclusive Ottawa.

Did you know? Our work through Making Voices Count contributed to the creation of an EquiPass and $15 million dedicated to affordable housing from 2018–2021.

Who we work with

We look for partners and allies who can make a mutual commitment to advancing social justice, equity and inclusion. Our values and philosophy of authentic change guides our decisions about who we work with.

Our current and past partners include:

  • Municipal governments
  • Community health and resource centres
  • Women’s organizations
  • Academia
  • Labour unions
  • Not-for-profit organizations
  • Social service and advocacy organizations
  • Grassroots groups
  • Individual facilitators, adult educators, and equality, diversity and inclusion (EDI) specialists

Let’s talk

We’d love to learn about your mission and explore opportunities to work together. Please to start the conversation.

You can also hire our social enterprise for training and consultancy to strengthen equity, inclusion and diversity in your organization.