Who we are


Established to focus on philanthropic efforts in the local community, the foundation has raised $5.5 million in support of over 75 local charities.

The foundation raises funds through its annual winter campaign the ODBF Shiver 'N Giver Fundraising Drive and its annual summer campaign the ODBF Pledge Challenge.  Learn more about ODBF supported charities visit here. Applications to the ODBF Community Fund can be submitted here.

Registered Charity #: 867660201 RR0001


To help build, strengthen and enhance community life in Ottawa by raising, managing and distributing funds to charitable organizations.