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NCC CEO Dr. Mark Kristmanson speaks at the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce

[Link: Canada’s Capital Region] "An economically competitive and sustainable region, building a capital for all Canadians” “Through its ability to plan on a long-term horizon, its commitment to innovation, the quality of its assets and ... read more »

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“Can’t Wait to Celebrate!” 2015 Civic Events Funding Program

APPLICATION DEADLINE: FIRST MONDAY IN NOVEMBER 2014

Local not-for-profit organizations such as volunteer-based community or recreation associations are invited to apply ... read more »

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Council approves $100-million Arts Court redevelopment

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Applause broke out Wednesday after city council approved the $100-million plan to expand the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelop the Arts Court. The city has also given the art gallery permission to sell naming rights for ... read more »

Ottawa Festivals Fall Seminars

Ottawa Festivals Fall Seminars

Getting the Grant: Unveiling real-world tips and techniques Volunteer Development Meet n' Greet with MPP Yasir Naqvi

GETTING THE GRANT: UNVEILING REAL-WORLD TIPS AND TECHNIQUES

The funding landscape is increasingly in flux and ... read more »

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Statement from the Capital Pride Board of Directors

[News Release: Capital Pride] The following is a statement from the Capital Pride Board of Directors: “Capital Pride is working with its experts to asses documentation surrounding the alleged accounting irregularities that came to light ... read more »

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Art gallery expansion gets committee OK

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] The city’s finance committee has endorsed a $100-million plan to expand the Ottawa Art Gallery and redevelop the Arts Court. It’s also given the art gallery permission to sell naming rights for its new building to ... read more »

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Capital Pride Announcement

[News Release: Capital Pride] Capital Pride is grateful to its many community partners and sponsors, and its Presenting Sponsor the City of Ottawa for making Capital Pride 2014 the best attended Pride festival the National Capital Region has ... read more »

ontarioOTMPC

Supporting Festival and Events to Attract More Tourists

[Link: Digital Journal] The Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (OTMPC) is pleased to announce 104 festivals and events across Ontario will receive almost $1.5 million in funding through the Tourism Event Marketing Program (TEMP) to ... read more »

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New Ottawa Tourism office opens on Elgin Street

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Premier Kathleen Wynne, Mayor Jim Watson and other dignitaries were on hand Monday to officially open Ottawa Tourism’s new digs in one of the city’s newest buildings. At a ceremony on the seventh-floor balcony of the ... read more »

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Panda Game aims to go back to the future

[Link: Ottawa Citizen] Thanks to the new-look TD Place, the universities and the Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group want to return what was once the city’s version of the Fall Classic to its glory days – complete with large crowds and lofty ... read more »