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2020 RBC Race for the Kids raises $628,789 for youth mental health services at CHEO

OTTAWA — 10/20/2020—Teams, colleagues, families and friends answered the call to help youth struggling with their mental health for this year’s RBC Race for the Kids. The pandemic meant runners and walkers couldn’t gather together but hundreds were out this weekend for the first RBC Global Virtual Event. From September 14 to October 18 people … Continued


RBC Royal Bank donates $1.5 M to help youth who need mental health and addiction services

Ottawa, ON: Today, RBC Royal Bank presented $1.5 million to CHEO for the Kids Come First Health Team to improve access to youth mental health care in our community. This donation will support One Call/One Click, a new initiative that will help Kids Come First create a single point of entry to Eastern Ontario’s system … Continued


CHEO Telethon on CTV Ottawa Caring community comes together virtually to create a stronger CHEO

Ottawa, ON – June 7, 2020 – At 7 p.m. tonight the grand fundraising total of $7,375,767 was announced on the CHEO Telethon on CTV Ottawa. This final total is an accumulation of a year of community giving. From kids donating their birthday money to sponsors supporting events and an abundance of local fundraising, it’s … Continued

Community-made non-medical face masks

#SewHelpful We are so grateful to our generous community for the outpouring of donations to the SewHelpful campaign! With your help we collected over 14,000 cloth masks to give to children, youth and families at CHEO. We are no longer accepting donations at this time. If you have any questions, or would like more information about child and youth face mask patterns, please … Continued

Circle K - Wonderful Donation to CHEO_2019

Partnership between Circle K and CHEO to help patients be active and healthy

Ottawa, ON – At a news conference held at CHEO today, Circle K presented a cheque for $300,000 to support development and rehabilitation programs, child life services and equipment needs at CHEO. Circle K has 69 locations in the Ottawa area that are participating in this important initiative for CHEO. Every customer that makes any … Continued

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2018 Annual Report

2018 was a remarkable year in which people throughout our community once again demonstrated their passion and generosity toward CHEO in a wide variety of ways. The common thread woven through all these different forms of support is a deep-rooted love for children and an unwavering commitment from individuals, groups and businesses alike to help each child in our … Continued

Upcoming CHEO Events

There are so many different events that happen in support of CHEO and for that we are most grateful. Please check out our special events calendar so you can join us and help make a difference. Feel free to become involved as a volunteer or organize your own event.

Extra Life Game Day!

What: Extra Life Game Day When: November 7th How: It’s a day dedicated to playing games and raising funds to…

Magic of Lights!

Embrace the spirit of the holidays at the Magic of Lights! The Magic of Lights is a festive and vibrant…