Our mission

The Ottawa Hospital Foundation is a team of professional staff and community leaders who are passionately committed to inspiring, enabling, and celebrating community support for The Ottawa Hospital (TOH). Through world-class care and research they provide each patient with exceptional service, compassion, and new hope for their health challenges.

Our vision

The Ottawa Hospital Foundation will strive to be the most efficient, effective, and respected hospital foundation in Canada, providing optimal support to TOH.

Our values

  • We strive to inspire and help the community support The Ottawa Hospital;
  • We are donor-centred in all our activities;
  • We work hard to build lifelong relationships with our donors;
  • We are committed to serving our community in both of Canada’s official languages;
  • We are committed to being accountable to all of our stakeholders.

Accountability to our donors

We are committed to:

  • Communicating openly and regularly with our donors;
  • Utilizing each dollar raised efficiently and effectively to minimize our cost-per-dollar raised;
  • Ensuring that funds are used for the purpose for which they were given;
  • Providing exemplary governance and accountability practices.