Why we Need Your Help
children are living in poverty.
of all people living in poverty are children in families.
of children under the age of 6 are living in poverty if their mother is a single parent.
is the percentage of someone’s income which is required to cover the average rent on a bachelor apartment if that person is working full-time for the minimum wage.
We’re just getting started.
We visited over 80 children each week to connect and build relationships with our kids and families.
An average of 50 children attended our dynamic Saturday program.
Christmas gifts were delivered to kids and families who were in need.
CityKidz Ottawa has already begun making an impact. And all of us are committed to doing more: to instilling values; to inspiring BIG dreams; and to achieving a long-lasting impact. In order to improve the lives of children in Ottawa, and to fulfill both our mission and vision, we need your help!
Although it’s given freely, the time our volunteers spend with children is priceless!
Local Ottawa Sponsors
As a community-based organization, CityKidz depends on the support of these amazing businesses and organizations who are with us every step of the way.