FAQ

What is the Children's Aid Foundation of Ottawa and how do you differ from the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa?
The Children's Aid Foundation of Ottawa is the fundraising arm of the Society. We raise funds to assist children, youth and families that are being supported by the Society, and provide them with financial assistance as a means to strengthen their capacity and reach their full potential.
What is your charitable registration number?
The Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa Charitable Registration number is 897546735 RR0001.
When was the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa founded?
The Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa was founded in 1988.
Who does the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa benefit?
The Foundation benefits children, youth and families that are supported by the Children’s Aid Society of Ottawa.
What types of programs does the Foundation fund?
The mission of the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa is to inspire and empower children, youth and families by providing enrichment and educational programs and opportunities. Our Enrichment programs include recreational activities, cultural experiences, as well as basic necessities. Our Educational opportunities include our Dare to Dream Bursary and tutoring programs.
How do I make a donation?
To make a donation to the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa, please click on ""Donate Now"". You can make a one-time gift, monthly donation, a gift in someone’s name, or in memory by completing the online donation form. You will receive a tax receipt (if donation is $20.00 or more) via email following your online donation. You may also donate by calling 613-745-1893 or by sending a cheque payable to Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa to1602 Telesat Court, Ottawa ON, K1B 1B1. Once the donation has processed, a tax receipt will be mailed to you.

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