2016

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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Seniors’ Expo raises $7,000 for OutCare

The second edition of the Seniors’ Expo was a huge success! This popular event took place on Saturday, November 19 at the Nepean Sportsplex. The event is a fun and informative day which offered visitors a wide selection of the best and latest services in seniors’ health, travel, lifestyle, retirement and so much more. Visitors enjoyed…

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3rd edition of Black Tie Bingo a huge success!

Over 330 elegant bingo players gathered for the annual Black Tie Bingo! Fundraiser last Saturday. The third edition of this event was a huge success raising an impressive $63,000 for the Eldercare Foundation of Ottawa and the OutCare Foundation. Funds will be used to purchase important equipment to improve the quality of life of seniors…

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Black Tie Bingo will be in Ottawa this weekend!

Ottawa’s only Black Tie Bingo fundraiser will take place this Saturday. Tickets are only $150 and they are selling fast. Don’t miss this opportunity to join us for the chance to play bingo in a gala setting. Presented by Family Tree Wealth Management, the Roby Wealth Group, this unique fundraising event, the only of its…

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Black Tie Bingo! is Fast Approaching

Tickets are now on sale for the third Annual Black Tie Bingo! Fundraiser presented by Family Tree Wealth Management, the Roby Wealth Group. This ritzy, fun-filled event takes place on Saturday, November 12th at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre (Coventry Road). “It brings a posh feel to a decades’ old favourite, while supporting seniors…

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2016 OutCare Golf Classic largest and most successful event yet!

Last Friday, over 160 golfers gathered for the most successful edition of the OutCare Classic in the event’s nine year history. The J.T.  Bradley’s OutCare Golf Classic presented by Dust Evans Grandmaitre Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex raised an impressive $54,000 in support of palliative care across Eastern Ontario. View photos from the event. This sold-out event…

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Black Tie Bingo Returns to the Nation’s Capital

This fall, the game of bingo is once again moving from the bingo halls to the gala setting in what promises to be a fun-filled evening. On Saturday, November 12, 2016, the third edition of the Black Tie Bingo! Annual Fundraiser will take place at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre. This very popular event,…

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OutCare Chair, Sharon Carstairs, named a member of the Order of Canada!

The OutCare Foundation is delighted with the announcement that its Chair, the Honourable Sharon Carstairs P.C., C.M. has been made a member of the Order of Canada. Honoured for her work promoting better care for the dying, including while she was in the Senate of Canada, Sharon is also being recognized as a founding member…

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Hospice Care Ottawa Recognition Ceremony

Orleans, Ontario – Hospice Care Ottawa hosted an open house and donor recognition ceremony at their newest hospice site, La Maison de l’Est. It was a special opportunity to celebrate the generous donation of $26,000 from Progressive Waste Solutions / Friends of the Mer Bleue Community Fund and the OutCare Foundation to furnish this new hospice. Over 50 guests…

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Council on Aging of Ottawa Luncheon

Ottawa, Ontario – The Council on Aging of Ottawa Luncheon featured Sharon Carstairs as the keynote speaker at their Annual Spring Luncheon. The crowd of over 300 enjoyed her engaging and informative presentation on “Advance Care Planning: Choices About Your Future Personal Care”.

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