Agency Spotlight – Kemptville Youth Centre.

Kemptville Youth Centre (KYC) is a non-profit organization that is all about YOUTH! Kemptville Youth Centre works to provide and engage the youth of their community with opportunities to participate in positive and active life choices through mentoring, social and knowledge-based activities to encourage personal growth. Kemptville is a small community outside Ottawa and the Centre have been huge…

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Agency Spotlight – Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa.

Habitat for Humanity Greater Ottawa is an organization that with the help of volunteers and Habitat homeowners, builds safe, decent and affordable homes, including single-family and multi-unit houses. Habitat has been building homes in Ottawa since 1993 and has served 76 local families over the last 25 years. Habitat for Humanity believes in bringing communities together…

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Agency Spotlight – Gifts-In-Kind (Rideau Rockcliffe Community Resource Centre)

Gifts-in-Kind is a program out of the Rideau-Rockcliffe Community Service Centre. They work with private donors, businesses, government agencies and community organizations to donate material goods to those who need it (ex. surplus office supplies or furniture, new clothing, etc.). The Gifts-in-Kind program fits perfectly with what Kids Up Front’s mandate which is why we feel…

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Volunteers Needed!

Kids Up Front Ottawa has had another fantastic year of local programming development. Our team has successfully redistributed over 10,000 event tickets to deserving children and youth in Ottawa, and we’re hoping you want to join the team.  We are growing our KUFF KREW – a volunteer program that offers the perfect mix of continued…

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Agency Spotlight – Emily Murphy Non-Profit Housing Corporation.

Emily Murphy Non-Profit Housing Corporation is a housing support service that works in a community of single parents, including youth who are parenting, and they provide support and affordable housing to those living in Blackburn-Hamlet area of Ottawa. Emily Murphy Non-Profit Housing provides onsite support for those living in this community, from informal counselling/drop in…

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