Archive for the ‘Events’ Category
Causeway’s Wellness Warriors Run the Hintonburg 5K
On Sunday, July 9th, 2017, six Wellness Warriors took part in the 11th annual Cyclelogik Hintonburg Centennial 5K. The Wellness Warriors are Causeway clients who seek to improve their physical and mental health to join or return to the competitive job field. Known as one of Ottawa’s fastest and funkiest road races, the race is a […]
Join Team Causeway!
The Crackup Snowmania Challenge is coming up! This is your chance to support Causeway while breaking a world record–this year, the goal is to build 3000 snowmen in an hour. Where: TD Place Stadium, 1015 Bank Street When: Saturday, February 11, 2017, 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Building starts promptly at 12. What to bring: materials to […]
The launch of the Causeway Community Finance Fund – Nov. 4th
On November 4th, members of the community, staff, and city officials came together to celebrate the launch of the Causeway Community Finance Fund – a pilot program designed to help people break free of the burdensome cycle of payday lending. As everyone filtered into Causeway’s cafeteria, they were greeted with delicious snacks and coffee prepared […]
Autumn Renewal Gala
Causeway’s fall event, the Autumn Renewal Gala, is fast approaching. As the days grow shorter, self-care and celebrating successes become ever more important in maintaining mental health–join us on October 25th for a good-for-the-soul evening of client & community partner awards, appetizers & beverages, silent auction & door prizes, and mingling. Tickets are now on sale. […]
Join us at the Hintonburg 5k!
Causeway’s Wellness Warriors are running in the Hintonburg 5k Race, and we are excited to cheer them on! The Wellness Warriors have been training hard and are looking forward to taking part in the 5k to demonstrate the culmination of their efforts. The Hintonburg 5k race passes directly by the Causeway Work Centre building. Come visit […]
Mississippi Mills Vintage Bicycle Show
Mississippi Mills Vintage Bicycle Show: Saturday, June 25, Almonte Community Centre, 182 Bridge St., Almonte, Ontario. Mississippi Mills Community Bicycle Movement will partner with Causeway’s two cycling social enterprises, Cycle Salvation and Right Bike, to present the 1st Mississippi Mills Vintage Bicycle Show, an exhibition featuring replica bikes from the Canadian Museum of Science and […]
GNG Wins Best Employer at the Celebration of People Awards
(Above: Dave Segaert (right) at the Celebration of People Awards) Causeway’s social business, Good Nature Groundskeeping (GNG), was awarded Employer of the Year at the Celebration of People awards this past December. The Employer of the Year award goes to a business that promotes inclusivity in its hiring practices and workplace policies. Despite stiff competition […]
Surprise donation brings cheer to Christmas party for Causeway clients
Christmas came early for Causeway Work Centre clients when they all got grocery store gift cards at Causeway’s annual client holiday party last month. Normally, it is not in the budget to give a gift to each client, but these gift cards were made possible thanks to a special donation. Kristine Stevenson, a Public Safety […]
We’re building 3000 snowmen, and we need your help.
Join Team Causeway for Cracking-up the Capital’s attempt to beat the Guinness World Record for most snowmen built in one hour! Last year we built more than 1,500 snowmen, and this year we’re going to bust that number and try to build 3,000 snowmen! It’s all happening on Sunday January 31st at 10:00am on the field […]
Cracking-Up the Capital Comedy Festival Announces Line-Up for its 2016 Shows
Cracking-Up the Capital Comedy Festival (CUTC), is excited to officially launch its 12th annual winter festival. Taking place January 31 to February 6, 2016, we will be hosting a variety of paid and free programming throughout the week, including a new attempt to beat the Guinness World Record for the most snowmen built in one […]