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Meet Our Warriors!
For the past year, our Wellness Warriors have been training very hard for the Ottawa Race Weekend’s 5 km run. With May 25th just around the corner, we thought this would be a great time to start introducing our extraordinary Warriors. Check back regularly for new profiles of our WELLNESS WARRIORS! Interested in sponsoring one […]
Join Team Causeway at Race Weekend!
Causeway’s Wellness Warriors have been training very hard and counting down the days for this year’s Ottawa Race Weekend… and now it’s just around the corner! On Saturday, May 25th, our Warriors will be running in the 5 km run; this is a fantastic opportunity for them to show off the skills they’ve gained over […]
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 […]