January 2017 Community Kudos

January Cool Kids & Community Kudos

32520464790_a2913f0196_zMia, Sally & Joshua

These three amigos and their 5th grade class did such an amazing job! They collected new and used blankets and towels and donated them to the Ottawa Humane Society! Thank you Mia, Sally and Joshua and thank you grade 5 students of Guardian Angels School.


Ella & Keira

These two awesome girls are two amazing humane heroes! They came to the shelter today to donate all kinds of wonderful toys for all the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society. Thank you girls for being part of this amazing community!

32684568151_b4af79eda2_zKatie R.

This amazing girl had to do a school project where she had to help the community. She chose to help Ottawa’s animals by collecting dog toys, cat toys and other cool accessories! Katie you are totally awesome! On behalf of the animals, we thank you!

Noah L.

For this cool kid’s birthday, he collected all the money that was giving to him and donated it to the Ottawa Humane Society to help our animals! What an amazing Humane Hero! Thank you Noah and happy birthday!

Charlotte V.

For this awesome girl’s sixth birthday, she asked her friends to bring donations in lieu of gifts! How cool is she? Thank you Charlotte for being an awesome humane hero! From all of us, fur and all, happy birthday!

Reina F.

Here’s a huge thank you to Reina! This wonderful 6 year old girl came into the shelter with her arms full of toys and food for the cats at the Ottawa Humane Society. All these donations were items she collected from her birthday! Thank you Reina and Happy birthday!

Anna P.

A huge thank you to the amazing Anna! She donated cat toys, pillowcases, blankets and leashes for the animals at the Ottawa Humane Society. Thank you Anna for being a humane hero to Ottawa’s animals!

Sylvie G.

When Sylvie turned 11, she asked for donations instead of or in addition to a birthday present. This amazing Humane Hero raised $120! Thank you so much Sylvie! Happy Birthday!

Kyla H.

This awesome 10 year old collected door to door donation and raised $100 for the cats at the Ottawa Humane Society! Thank you Kyla for being an amazing Humane Hero for these felines!

Grade 3 Students of Steve Maclean Public School

These cool kids decided for their school project, they are going to raise money for the Ottawa Humane Society. They raised $101, what a fabulous job! You all deserve an A+++! On behalf of the animals, volunteers and staff, thank you all for being amazing Humane Heroes!

Sharon T.

Sharon is such an amazing Humane Hero! For her seventh birthday, she collected all of her money and donated it to the Ottawa Humane Society. Thank you Sharon! Happy Birthday!

32725060266_87915a9279_zAnne L.

We’ve seen this Humane Hero before! The amazing Anne came back with another donation for the animals at the OHS! She had visited us a few months ago with a big donation that she raised by creating a sign and collecting any money given to her by friends, family and neighbours. On behalf of the animals, volunteers and staff, thank you Anne!


Aspen B.

On Aspen’s fifth birthday, this cool dude raised $200 and donated it all for the Ottawa’s animals. What an amazing Humane Hero! Thank you Aspen and happy birthday!

31951881863_5dd621f6f3_zSarah M.

Sarah did something very smart! Last year, she started collecting all of her family’s spare change and put them in the jar. The best part, she donated it all to the Ottawa Humane Society! What a superstar! Sarah, thank you for being a Humane Hero towards Ottawa’s animals!


Maggie and Gabbie

32447123266_2dc0c606d4_zThese two great friends visited the OHS with a basket of some delicious dog treats! Thank you girls for this lovely surprise, the dogs loved them!



Residence Students of Ashbury College

The students of Ashbury College had so much holiday spirit that they decided to share the joy with the animals of the OHS by making them homemade dog toys. Thank you for bringing all this happiness to these animals!

Community Event Resources

Want more information on running an event and have it listed on our calendar? Contact our events representative at 613-725-3166 ext. 238 or by email at events@ottawahumane.ca.

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

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