Signature Events

From running to cycling, to posh gala evenings, we have something for everyone! Be a part of it!

Run for a Reason
May 01 - 2021May 31 - 2021 (VIRTUAL EDITION) Even though we can’t all be together this year, every step you take will help support world-class patient care and leading-edge research at The Ottawa Hospital.
President’s Breakfast
Sep 14 - 2021VIRTUAL EVENT - This inspirational, hour-long fundraising Breakfast welcomes members of our community to hear powerful stories of recovery and healing from patients whose lives were saved. It’s also an exclusive opportunity to learn about Cameron Love’s vision for the future of The Ottawa Hospital.

Community Events & Fundraisers

These events and fundraisers are all about being a part of your community and giving back!

Let’s VECT (Virtually Eliminate Cancer Together)
May 05 - 2021OCT 01 - 2021: Help as we turn “The Big C” into “the little c”! Calling all riders, rowers, runners, swimmers, etc. to make a difference together and help move Cancer Research forward. Join our virtual fundraiser by creating a goal, deciding on any physical activity and goal and we can help make a difference together!
OCA Ride for Cancer Research
Sep 12 - 2021 — Ottawa Construction Association (OCA) president John DeVries is preparing to commemorate THE RIDE – a massive early September cycling event for The Ottawa Hospital that concluded its 10-year run in 2019 – with a special commemorative cycling event on Sept. 12. Cyclists will raise funds for the hospital in an approximately 2.5 hour, 50 km circuit from the OCA headquarters on Auriga Dr.
Dare to Flash a Stache
Nov 01 - 2021 NOV 30 - 2021 — During the month of November, teams and individuals work to raise funds through Dare To Flash A 'Stache. This is a local initiative to raise funds for prostate cancer research, cancer care for all, as well as to promote prostate cancer awareness and the importance of getting tested.
Calendars of Hope by Katerina Mertikas
Dec 31 - 2021 — (ONGOING) Support The Ottawa Hospital by purchasing a 2021 calendar featuring the incredible work of Ottawa artist Katerina Mertikas, a renowned UNICEF artist since 1993
The Craig Kulig Memorial Fund Masks
Dec 31 - 2021 — (ONGOING) Canadian artist Darlene Kulig has created fine art fashion graphic face masks with $10 from each mask donated to the Craig Kulig Memorial Fund supporting Cancer Research at The Ottawa Hospital