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Spectacular 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic!

150 golfers gathered for the 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic presented by Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex. This popular event raised $55,000 (after expenses) for palliative care in Eastern Ontario. This sold-out event attracted 44 sponsors and over 45 donors. In addition to a great day on the course, golfers…

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A story from our Chair

One day, during my time as a Senator, when I couldn’t get my fellow ministers to focus on the issue of palliative care I said: “You’re ALL going to die!” That got their attention! They quickly realized that palliative care deserved their attention. It deserves attention from all of us.   You can give palliative care the attention…

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Black Tie Bingo! is back

(Le message en français suit.) Gala style bingo is back in our Nation’s Capital and it is going to be better than ever. On Saturday, November 18, 2017, the fourth edition of Black Tie Bingo!, presented by Family Tree Wealth Management, IPC Securities Corporation, will once again take place at the Ottawa Conference and Event…

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Monthly Giving Contest

Have you heard about OutCare’s monthly giving contest? Sign up to become a monthly donor & you will be entered to win a $100 gift card for Indigo! When you make a monthly donation, you provide stable funding for year-round projects and allow OutCare to continually support the needs of palliative care in Eastern Ontario.…

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24 Bursaries awarded to Palliative Care Volunteers

Thanks to OutCare donors, 24 bursaries were awarded to palliative care volunteers to attend the 27th Annual Palliative Education Day on May 10th, 2017. The day was filled with informative talks ranging from clinical treatment to alternative therapies to pain management and much more. To date, the OutCare Foundation has recognized and celebrated the important contribution…

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OutCare Golf Classic Celebrates its 10th Edition!

(Le message en français suit.) On Friday, August 18, golfers will once again gather for a great day on the golf course in support of a great cause. The OutCare Golf Classic, proudly presented by Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex, will raise funds to support palliative care in Eastern Ontario. This year marks…

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Compassionate Ottawa & OutCare join forces

The OutCare Foundation is pleased to announce our new partnership with Compassionate Ottawa – an emerging grass-roots initiative with the objective of establishing Ottawa as a Compassionate City in accordance with the International Compassionate City Charter. A Compassionate City is a community that recognizes that care for one another at times of crises and loss is not…

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Over $7,000 raised at Comedy Night – Laugh Your Way to Spring!

A great time was had by all who joined us on Thursday, March 23 for the 2nd edition of Comedy Night in support of the OutCare Foundation. Co-chaired by Paul Mussell and Michael Hughes, this event featured comedians Todd Reid, Michael Lifshitz, Paul Mussell, and Denis Grignon, who all generously donated the talent for this event. Over…

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2016 OutCare Foundation Report

Thanks to the support of our incredible donors, OutCare has accomplished a lot this past year. From equipment to education, knowledge sharing projects to launching new programs, donations to OutCare made a real and meaningful difference in the lives of those in our community in 2016. Read more about the difference we have made in…

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Tickets on sale for Comedy Night!

Join us at Comedy Night – Laugh Your Way to Spring! presented by Scotiabank on March 23rd at Anderson Links Golf & Country Club. Take a night off and recharge by experience the gut-busting, family-friendly comedy of four high-powered comics, all while helping a worthy cause. We are pleased to introduce this years comedians: Todd…

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