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Carty House

A first home and helping hand
for refugee women in Ottawa.

Ways to Get Involved

Our work at Carty House is made possible by the generous support of individuals and groups who contribute their time, energy, and resources to the Carty House community. You can help Carty House improve the lives of refugees in our community in a variety of ways: by making a financial donation, by donating household items, or by becoming a volunteer. Donate your time - Volunteer with us!

1. Fundraise

  • Host a fundraiser with all proceeds going to Carty House
  • Contact our Fundraising Committee

2. Volunteer

    Carty House is seeking volunteers for a variety of activities including:
  • ESL tutoring and conversation
  • Skill-sharing and workshop delivery
  • One-on-one peer support from ED
  • Cultural outings and activities
  • Website design
  • General household maintenance and repairs
  • Contact our Coordinators office@cartyhouse.org

3. Invite us to speak at your church, service club, youth group, or school

  • Contact our Communications Committee communications@cartyhouse.org

4. Donate

  • By mailing a cheque to
      Carty House
      P.O. Box 4758 Station E
      Ottawa ON K1S 5H9
  • Online atCanadaHelps.org
    • Give once or schedule monthly donations
    • Donate securities or mutual funds
    • Pay for your donation using your credit card or PayPal™ account

5. Support our events

  • Annual Raffle
      Date of draw: TBA
  • Fundraising Dinner and Silent Auction
      Event Date: TBA
  • Ride for Refuge
      TBA

6. Make a legacy gift to Carty House in your will

  • gift of cash or securities to Carty House
  • charitable bequest to Carty House
  • gift of RRSPs, RRIFs naming Carty House as beneficiary
  • gift of real estate or other property to Carty House
  • gift of Life Insurance naming Carty House as beneficiary
  • gift in memory of a loved one
  • We encourage you to consult a qualified professional when planning a legacy gift to Carty House