Projects

  • Project #6 – Refugee Sponsorship Support Program – Lawyer Onboarding

    The world is facing an unprecedented humanitarian crisis. According to the most recent statistics from the United Nations Refugee Agency, a staggering 65.6 million people are now forcibly displaced and…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Project #5 – Ottawa Community Housing Foundation – Directory of Recreation Activities and Locations

    Ottawa Community Housing (OCH) provides approximately 15,000 homes to over 32,000 tenants, including seniors, parents, children, couples, singles and persons with special needs, within many communities across the City of…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Project #4 – Cuts For Kids – Usage tracking and info source

    The Cuts For Kids Foundation is non-profit organization that provides poverty relief through free-of-charge haircuts to underprivileged children and youth (3-17 years old) in Ottawa. Our goal is to better…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Project #3 – Trans Health Information Ottawa (THIO) – Collect and share information online

    Trans Health Information Ottawa (THIO) is a grassroots initiative run by transgender and gender diverse (TGD) volunteers from Ottawa and surrounding counties (“Champlain Region”). We envision Ottawa as a city…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Project #1 – Voice Found – Data Acquisition

    Founded in 2011, Voice Found is a national, survivor-led, charitable organization committed to the prevention of child sex abuse and commercial sexual exploitation. Over 90% of youth who are sex…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Project #2 – Gourmet Express – Order Platform

    Launched by the Vanier Community Service Centre in 2008, Gourmet-Xpress is a social non-profit social enterprise that provides catering services. Gourmet Xpress is also a skills training program and our…

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    RHoK #7 – October 13-14-15, 2017

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  • Refugee613 – Online directory of services for refugees

    There is no online portal for Ottawa services for refugees and newcomers right now. Both settlement.org and 211/311 have information available for Ottawa, but it’s not always detailed or complete….

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • Planned Parenthood Ottawa – Interactive Puzzle

    How did you learn about sex in high school? Were you packed into a stuffy auditorium? Sent to the broken-down portable three times a year to hear about the dangers…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • AVAYA – IoT Solution for Residential Care

    Who is Avaya: Avaya is a recognized innovator leading business communications for the digital age. Avaya delivers smart global solutions and technologies for customer and team engagement, unified communications and…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • CWDO – Linking People With Disabilities Into Development Activities

    Organisation Citizens with Disabilities – Ontario (CWDO) is a small non-profit organization of volunteers that actively promotes the rights, freedoms and responsibilities of persons with disabilities through community development, social…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • Robot Missions – Mission Control

    Robot Missions is helping the planet with robots. We developed a 3D printed robot to collect harmful tiny trash debris on shorelines. Our robot workshops enhance STEM education for elementary…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • Market Mobile – Customer outreach and stock usage efficiency

    The MarketMobile is a not-for-profit mobile grocery store which operates out of a retro-fit trailer and truck.  Since 2014, the MarketMobile has brought fresh, affordable, and culturally-appropriate vegetables and fruit…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • Mealshare – Restaurant on-boarding and contribution reporting

    What is Mealshare? Mealshare is a national social enterprise that allows people to turn their dining out into helping out. To restaurant customers, Mealshare is simple: For every Mealshare item…

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    RHoK #6 – March 2017

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  • Sens@School Educational Game

    SENS@SCHOOL is an Ottawa Senators Foundation initiative that designs educational tools for students to learn about mathematics, literature and physical activities.   This year SENS@SCHOOL is looking to bring some…

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    RHoK #5 - June 2016

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  • HiveSense: The Beehive IoT Project

    The Challenge David Fairbanks, a culinary instructor at Algonquin College School of Hospitality and Tourism  wanted to bring aspects of “Farm to Table” into his classroom. As a beginner apiarist he believed that…

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    RHoK #5 - June 2016

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  • Data Integrations for Ten Oaks Project

    The Ten Oaks Project connects and engages children and youth from LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, two-spirit, and queer) identities, families and communities through summer camp programs and activities! Data…

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    RHoK #5 - June 2016

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  • Redefining the CARE Package

    The CARE Package was invented by CARE. CARE Canada is looking for a way to bring the CARE Package to digital life! Current situation: care.ca/gifts is our current gift catalogue….

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    RHoK #5 - June 2016

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  • We All Profit: Ottawa Social Enterprise MarketPlace

    WeAllProfit.ca – Launched on November 20, 2016.  Team members Nik, Chad and Stephane stayed on with the project through to launch. An interactive platform that enables consumers of all types to sources…

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    RHoK #5 - June 2016

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  • Vote Savvy & Carleton University’s School of Public Policy Administration

    The Vote Savvy team has paired with researchers at Carleton University’s School of Public Policy Administration and the University of Oxford’s Internet Institute with the aim of making it easy…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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  • Ottawa Riverkeeper

    Ottawa Riverkeeper brings together volunteers, communities, businesses and all levels of government to find solutions to the problems that threaten the health of our river. For Ottawa Riverkeeper, as is…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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  • Compass

    Compass is a unique alternative to high school that empowers teenagers, with guidance from their families and adult mentors, to direct their own education. “Learning is natural, school is optional”…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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  • Child and Nature Alliance of Canada (CNAC)

    The Child and Nature Alliance of Canada (CNAC) is a network of organizations and individuals who are working to connect children to nature through education, advocacy, programming, policy, research, and…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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  • OCUA

    The Ottawa Carleton Ultimate Association (OCUA) strives to promote the sport of Ultimate in the Ottawa region. They run leagues and tournaments, and operate the world’s first multi-field facility designed…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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  • ExMNA

    Exmna.org is a volunteer-run, non-profit based out of Washington, DC with Ottawa representatives. It’s a safe-space community for people who have left the faith of Islam. Most members share a…

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    RHoK #4 - June 2015

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