Sparking Positive Change in Overbrook / December 1
Overbrook is typically an underserved neighbourhood. With the help of spark women’s giving initiative, residents were able to launch a community musical.
Ashley Beaudin: Why I joined spark / November 22
“When women come together in person and to join their voices, their resources, and their networks, they are an unstoppable force.”
Nancy Cook Johnson honoured with spark Ignite Award / November 7
“If we support women, then we support the future. When we give women a hand, then they will inspire those around them.”
2nd Annual spark Ignite Awards – November 7th / October 10
Celebrate women sparking change in our community at the 2nd annual spark Ignite Awards
Mother’s Day in South Nepean / May 14
In the lead up to Mother’s Day, a member of spark dropped by the South Nepean Women’s Social Group to visit and listen as participants discussed what it means to be a mother.
Penny learned about spark through Manjit Basi, an inspirational entrepreneur and winner of last year’s spark Ignite Award. At the award presentation, Penny said the atmosphere from the moment she walked into the room was electric.
Spark Ottawa: Women Helping Women / March 31
Twenty-eight resident-led projects are creating lasting change across Ottawa — all thanks to spark, a United Way women’s initiative.
Membership Profile – Robyn Osgood / February 14
Spark offers women a hands-on experience to be part of the investment process from start to finish. Find out why Robyn is a member.
Spark Cocktail and Networking Event a Success! / November 17
spark Networking and Cocktail event at PLAY Food & Wine a huge success!
Manjit Basi honoured with spark Ignite Award / November 8
New this year, Ottawa women trailblazers in community advocacy will be celebrated with an annual spark award.