Posts Tagged ‘2017’

The OutCare Golf Classic

The 10th edition of the OutCare Golf Classic presented by Grandmaitre Virgo Evans Lawyers/Avocats and Heritage Funeral Complex will take place on Friday, August 18 at the Hammond Golf Club. The event is SOLD-OUT! There are other opportunities to get involved. Become a Sponsor, participate in the Online Silent Auction, join us at the BBQ Banquet, or become a Friend…

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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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Hike for Hospice Palliative Care

Hike for Hospice Palliative Care is a unique national fundraising event across Canada that brings together organizations working together in hospice palliative care to raise funds and awareness in their community!

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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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Advance Care Planning Day

April 16 is National Advance Care Planning Day. ACP is a process of reflection and communication. It is a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, and to let people know what kind of health and personal care you would want in the future if you were unable to speak for yourself.

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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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