Old Ottawa South Community Association

Tanzanian Girls Dare to Dream of a Better Future

Tanzanian Girls Dare to Dream of a Better Future

Naomi Noah is a smart, charismatic Maasai girl who has just started Form One at Lekule Girls’ Secondary School in Northern Tanzania. Naomi’s mom is a single parent living with her seven children in a traditional Maasai home. She never had a chance to go to school, nor did Naomi’s three sisters. But Naomi’s world is opening up for her. TEMBO Canada, a small Ottawa organization, is sponsoring her to go to school.

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Fundraiser for 17th Southminster Ottawa Scouts Group

Fundraiser for 17th Southminster Ottawa Scouts Group

Garden Supply Sale

Spring is in the air! Get ready for gardening by ordering garden supplies, delivered free to your driveway, from the 17th Southminster Ottawa Scout Group. All proceeds are used to deliver challenging and adventurous Scouting programming for boys and girls right here in our local community.

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Upcoming Work to Open Raven Road to Bronson Avenue

Over the last several months, Carleton University has been developing a strategy to best respond to the impacts of the closure of Hog's Back swing bridge this summer and the shutdown of the O-Train in 2020 for Stage 2 LRT.  These projects by the National Capital Commission and the City of Ottawa are going to have a major impact on campus. In summary:

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A Change at Windsor Park?

A Change at Windsor Park?

I was introduced recently to two Old Ottawa South residents who have given a quarter of a century to a neighbourhood project. It’s about the dog community at Windsor Park.

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Danielle Rolfe, filmaker. Photo by Ed Kucerak.

What Is Community Without Church?

Is the church a necessary part of our modern lives and community? That is the question local filmmaker Danielle Rolfe explores in the new documentary film Who Needs Church? which will premiere on March 23, 2019 at Southminster United Church.

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