Cancer Society of Canada
The Cancer Society of Canada is a national, community-based organization of volunteers, whose mission is the eradication of cancer and the enhancement of the quality of life of people living with cancer.
CanTRA promotes the benefits of therapeutic riding throughout Canada, by raising public awareness, working closely with the medical profession, providing continuing education, maintaining high standards for Therapeutic Riding Instructor Certification and accrediting therapeutic riding centres.
Heart and Stroke Foundation
The Heart and Stroke Foundation’s mission is to prevent disease, save lives and promote recovery. We do this through investing in life-saving research, advocating for healthy public policies, engaging Canadians to ‘make health last’, ensuring health equity and building partnerships with our volunteers, governments, industry and other non-profit organizations. A volunteer-based health charity, we strive to tangibly improve the health of every Canadian family, every day.
The mission of Mothers Against Drunk Driving is to stop drunk driving, support the victims of this violent crime and prevent underage drinking.
The Salvation Army
For over 130 years, The Salvation Army has given hope and support to vulnerable people today and every day in 400 communities across Canada and more than 125 countries around the world. It is the largest non-governmental direct provider of social services in the country.
The Table Community Food Centre
The Table Community Food Centre is a place where community members come together to access, grow, prepare, share and advocate for fresh food. They offer community meals, a food bank, a community kitchen and garden, and advocacy and social action programs.
University of Ottawa Heart Foundation
As Canada’s largest and foremost cardiovascular health centre, the University of Ottawa Heart Foundation is dedicated to understanding, treating and preventing heart disease. Within the next 50 years, they would like to be able to say that heart disease has been cured and no longer affects one in every three people.