Agency Spotlight – A New Day!

A New Day is a charitable organization that works to provide a safe, non-judgmental restorative residential program to enhance the lives of sex trafficked youth and young adults. A New Day focuses on survivors needs and interests, and provides individuals with empathetic, consistent support, trauma-informed care and viable opportunities for positive change.   Kids Up Front Ottawa proudly works with 88 child-serving…

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Ski-Day Success!

With the warm weather just around the corner, we couldn’t think of a better way to send-off snowy winter. In partnership with the amazing team at Camp Fortune, Kids Up Front shared a special skiing opportunity with some deserving Youth. On March 23, Camp Fortune welcomed 81 Youth – plus a team of Kid Up Front…

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It’s Sens Season!

Fall brings sweater weather, comfort food and HOCKEY! And we are ready for another exciting year – with some new players – making this a have-to-see season for the Ottawa Senators. The Ottawa Senators Foundation is Kids Up Front Ottawa’s #1 fan, supporting our program for another hockey season this year. Last season, over 1,000…

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Summer in the City!

After such a long and cold winter, summer is finally starting to make its appearance. And we all know the warm weather brings great on-field excitement at TD Place… That’s right everyone, it’s Redblacks and Fury season! It wasn’t the finale we had all hoped for in 2018, but our @OttawaRedblacks have acquired some incredible…

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Summer is Back!

The recent heatwave can confirm – summer has returned! KUF is thrilled to announce and share our appreciation for the renewed partnerships with The Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group and The Ottawa Champions this season. Through OSEG’s signature Team Up! Program over 1,000 donated tickets will be shared with deserving children and families this season –…

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We’re Hiring!

Program Coordinator: Kids Up Front Foundation Ottawa Job Description (2019) Hours: Full-time position, 35 hours per week, starting June 1st until August 30th, 2019. Flexible starting date. Summary: We are a small start-up team looking for a dynamic individual who is keen to be a part of a well-organized grassroots initiative. This is a unique…

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Ski Day Success!

Fifteen-year-old Zakia Kuiurusumu has never skied in his life. But that’s about to change. Living with his family in Confederation Community Housing, admission to a ski resort is a luxury that his family simply can’t afford. However, with help from Kids Up Front Ottawa, Kuiurusumu, along with 99 other deserving kids from the across the…

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