Archive for the ‘Fundraising’ 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 […]
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. […]
Causeway Foundation Annual Report 2015-2016
It’s been another great year at Causeway! Come see the Causeway Foundation Annual Report 2015-16!
Causeway Foundation gives $58,964 in support of Causeway Work Centre programs
Thanks to you, our donors and partners, Causeway Foundation has been able to disburse a total of $58,964 to Causeway Work Centre this year! The majority of the funds will go to Cycle Salvation, a Causeway social business that employs Causeway clients to refurbish bicycles otherwise destined for landfills. For many clients, gaining experience at […]
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 […]
Thanks to you, Unmasking Mental Illness was a huge success!
The Unmasking Mental Illness fundraiser was a great success–we owe a huge thank you to all who came to the Orange Art Gallery on October 27th to attend! We had a great time recognizing clients, employers, and volunteers, eating delicious food, and mingling. Congratulations to all the award winners! Thanks to your generous donations, we […]
Run/Walk for Mental Health 2015
This year’s Run/Walk for Mental Health at Britannia Beach was a huge success! The weather was kind to us all day, and so were all of the runners who drank our coffee in the morning and bid on our silent auction items in the afternoon. We raised over $3,500 and spread the word about Causeway to […]
The man behind the Wellness Warriors
“As much as I teach other people, I’m learning from people all the time here, because I see their struggles and it makes me feel like my struggles mean nothing.” These humble words come from Christopher Kelly, Causeway’s very own “Renaissance man” of fitness. As head of the Wellness Program at Causeway Work Centre, […]