Who we are


Established to focus on philanthropic efforts in the local community, the foundation has raised $4.9 million in support of 58 local charities.

The 2022 ODBF Pledge Challenge is the foundation’s annual summer campaign which raises funds for local charities who are providing essential programs and services to thousands of people in Ottawa. Beginning on March 1 through to June 30 funds will be raised for Cornerstone Housing for Women, Ottawa Anglican Day Programs (including St. Luke’s Table, The Well and Centre 454), and Shelter Movers Ottawa. Read more here.

Registered Charity #: 867660201 RR0001


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