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.
Spark Cocktail Event Nov 15 / October 19
Join us to network and celebrate the power of women driving change in our community!
This month, the women of spark voted to invest in resident-led projects that tackle food security, create community pride, and bring residents together to fight isolation.
spark launches third Call for Proposals / April 7
This week spark will launch its third Call for Proposals for spark Community Action Grants. The grants give residents an opportunity to have direct input and influence into the improvement of their neighbourhood by increasing social interaction, reduci …
Recently, more than 50 women came together at Beckta Dining and Wine to celebrate spark, United Way Ottawa’s women’s giving initiative. / October 15
“What began as a spark of interest held by a committed and community-minded group of women has turned into an unquenchable flame of philanthropy,” said Caroline Phillips in her popular Around Town column in the Ottawa Citizen. Spark is a United Way-led …