Give hope.

Support students and families in our community by donating to CEFO.

Four ways to give hope.

E-Transfer

E-Transfers can be sent to cefo@ocsb.ca. In the “Message to Contact” field, enter your home address. Please email the answer to your chosen security question to cefo@ocsb.ca.

Administration fees: 0%
Receipt: Receipts are issued for donations $25 and over and will be mailed to your home address.

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Payroll Deduction (OCSB Employees)

If you work for the Ottawa Catholic School Board, you can make a donation from your paycheck (minimum of $26). This can be a one-time or recurring donation throughout the year. Deductions begin in January. 

Administration fees: 0%

Receipt: The donation amount will be included on your T4.

Credit Card

Credit card donations are processed online by CanadaHelps using the form below.

Administration fees: 3.5%

Receipt: Receipts are issued for donations $25 and over and will be emailed automatically.

Cheque

Cheques can be made payable to “Catholic Education Foundation of Ottawa” and mailed to:

Ottawa Catholic School Board
Attn: Hilary Close, CEFO Executive Director
570 West Hunt Club Road
Nepean, Ontario K2G 3R4

Administration fees: 0%
Receipt: Receipts are issued for donations $25 and over and will be mailed to your home address.

Become a Corporate Sponsor

Our corporate sponsors recognize that no child should have to go without basic necessities for success in school. Their generosity demonstrates their commitment to the community. In recognition of their support, our sponsors are provided complimentary seating at our Annual Gala Dinner, Cabaret & Auction event each year, where we get to thank them in person for the difference they make.

If you are interested and able to become a corporate sponsor, please contact:

Ottawa Catholic School Board
Attn: Hilary Close, CEFO Executive Director
570 West Hunt Club Road
Nepean, Ontario K2G 3R4

Email Hilary.Close@ocsb.ca
Phone: 613-224-4455 Ext 2271

Corporate sponsors will be recognized in the following ways:

  • ONLINE AND IN PRINT

    Corporate logo and website will be displayed on CEFO’s website and profiled in the Gala’s printed program


  • IN THE MEDIA

    Company name will be featured in an official news release prior to the Gala, and CEFO will act as a liason for any media inquiries or interview opportunities


  • WITHIN OUR PARISHES

    Announcements of the sponsorship will be made in the 50+ parishes of the Archdiocese of Ottawa with reference to church bulletins (at the parish Priest’s discretion)


  • TO OUR VAST NETWORK

    Promotion of the partnership will be made through the Ottawa Catholic School Board’s internal network of 4,000+ employees, to the members of the Joint Students and Senior Administration Committee, and to the Ottawa Catholic School Parents’ Association of Ottawa (CSPA).

LEVELS OF CORPORATE SPONSORSHIP

  • Associate

    Donate $1,000 and receive complimentary seating for 4 at the Gala


  • Friend

    $2,500 for one table of 8 guests


  • Patron

    $5,000 for one table of 10 guests


  • Benefactor

    $7,500 for two tables of 8 guests (16 guests total)


  • Founder

    $10,000 for two tables of 10 guests (20 guests total)