August 2016 Community Kudos

August Cool Kids & Community Kudos

28935605180_307769f710_zSarah L.

This wonderful young lady decided to donate to a cause close to her heart – the Ottawa Humane Society. Thank you Sarah!



Lauren & Jenna C.

These two wonderful young ladies decided to donate various cat and dog toys and treats to the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society! Thank you Lauren & Jenna!

Saari F.

Saari  wanted to make her birthday extra special… by donating to the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society! What a wonderful way to celebrate, Saari!

Maya L.

Maya wanted to show her love for her pets Scout and Bailey by donating in their honour to the Ottawa Humane Society. Thank you, Maya!

Nicholas J.

Nicholas wanted to support the kitties at the Ottawa Humane Society so this wonderful young man decided to donate his hard earned funds to support this cause! Way to go, Nicholas!

Karsyn N.

Karsyn wanted to turn 5 years old in an extra special way… by helping Ottawa’s animals! This amazing youngster asked for donations to the animals in lieu of presents for their special day and raised a whopping $30! Great work, Karsyn.

28602981463_71d1a7c324_zRileigh C.

Rileigh C wanted to show her unrelenting admiration for the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society by making a donation to the shelter in their honour! Wow, amazing Rileigh! The animals say “thank you!” for your generosity!


Danika M.

Danika M. wanted to party like an animal for her birthday… like a shelter animal! This amazing young lady donated her birthday money to the Ottawa Humane Society to help Ottawa’s animals in need!

Kim’s Daycare (Georgia & Haydon)

Kim’s Daycare put on a little sale, selling homemade recycled soda bottle bird feeders, lemonade and candy to passersby and raised over $100 for the animals at the shelter! What a great way to show your support for the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society!


29223531855_3b5ddc9fdc_zPaige & Cayden A.

Paige and Cayden are two siblings who know that giving is the best gift – and they put this theory to work at their latest birthday celebration donating their birthday gifts to the animals at the shelter in the form of a donation!  Happy birthday Cayden & Paige!



29115577722_67a94f9617_zAlex G.

Alex G. wanted to celebrate his birthday in the best way he could think of so he invited 10,000 animals to celebrate with him! How? By asking for donations to the Ottawa Humane Society in lieu of gifts, this young man helped the 10,000 animals the OHS will see this year alone! Happy birthday Alex!

Community Event Resources

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Events we cannot support

  • door to door canvassing
  • selling coupon books or cards on your behalf
  • events that require OHS financing
  • events with a high risk of injury

Learn more about holding an event for the animals

How to Help

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