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Monthly Update – February 2020

February may be the shortest month, but we had no shortage of amazing opportunities! One of our busiest months to date, we were thrilled with the diverse experiences provided to our ticket recipients. We love being able to show off all that Ottawa has to offer. Here’s a closer look at our month.

By the Numbers

An infographic shows Kids Up Front distributing 1,361 tickets in February 2020, worth $45,966.

In February we distributed a total of 1,361 tickets to deserving children, youth and their families. The experiences we provided for our partner agencies equal a cash value of over $45,966. Tickets were distributed to 51 unique partnering agencies.

Experiences Provided

Dancers Give Back: On February 1st, ticket recipients were treated to a variety of dance performances from our great friends at Dancers Give Back. A showcase of Ottawa talent, this performance received rave reviews from all!

We Will Rock You: One February 4th and 5th we delivered a true Kids Up Front experience. Front row seats and a VIP meet and greet were provided to local high school students. Thanks to Annerin Productions for providing this unforgettable opportunity.

Capital Hoops Classic: On February 7th ticket recipients joined the party at college basketball’s biggest rivalry game. Thank to our amazing partners at the University of Ottawa, 20 ticket recipients took in instant classics between the men’s and women’s teams!

The Listening Room: Over 100 children, youth and family members spent their family day weekend at the National Arts Centre. This multi-sensory show captured the eyes and ears of our ticket recipients, bringing the music of Mozart to life.

We’re delighted to be a part of the Ottawa community and grateful for the tremendous support we are shown.

Our March Wishlist

If you want to help provide experiences like those listed above, please donate your tickets to Kids Up Front. We are grateful for all ticket donations. In particular, we are asking for donations to: