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A successful 22nd Annual RBC Spirit of the Capital Youth Awards

RECOGNIZING 16 REMARKABLE YOUTH After reviewing a pool of 130+ nominations, 16 young leaders were chosen to take the stage ...
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Call out to Local Youth Artists!

Do you want to create art for RBC Bluesfest 2019? Youth Ottawa and RBC Bluesfest are searching for local artists ...
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CSED features article on Youth Ottawa’s social enterprise and how it is combatting youth unemployment

Hot Shoe Productions is a social enterprise that hires Ottawa area youth to create powerful video products for non-profits, charities, ...
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Register for this FREE event: What would it take for Ottawa to be a youthful city?

  Synapcity, in partnership with Youth Ottawa, the Young Leaders Advisory Council (YLAC), and the Canadian Council of Muslim Women ...
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RBC Spirit of the Capital Award nominations are now OPEN! View stories from past recipients

RBC SPIRIT AWARD STORIES Sharing stories from past recipients of the RBC Spirit of the Capital Youth Awards The RBC ...
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Submissions for the 2nd annual Mayor for a Day contest are now OPEN!

Think you got what it takes to be Ottawa’s Mayor for a Day? After last years success we’re doing it ...
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Youth Engagement Studio! NOW OPEN

Youth Engagement Studio! NOW OPEN Youth Ottawa officially launched the new Youth Engagement Studio (YES!) at 99 Fifth Avenue on ...
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Glebe’s DILA Drug Awareness Day

GLEBE'S DILA DRUG AWARENESS DAY "The morning saw all 330 Grade 10 students participate in educational sessions about harm reduction, ...
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NEWS RELEASE: Mayor Watson announces the winners of the Mayor for a Day Contest

MAYOR WATSON ANNOUNCES THE WINNERS OF THE MAYOR FOR A DAY CONTEST "The two winning students have been invited to ...
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Ottawa Mayor for a Day Contest (2018)

OTTAWA MAYOR FOR A DAY CONTEST (2018) ENTER THE CONTEST Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and Youth Ottawa want to know ...
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Start Your New Career With Us (Deadline Jan 5th)

Youth Active Media (YAM) Program Coordinator Type: ContractCompensation: $25,000Contract: 17 months (2.5 days per week); Feb 2018 - June 2019Deadline: Jan ...
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Minwaashin Lodge Event (Cuts For Kids)

MINWAASHIN LODGE EVENT - CUTS FOR KIDS Of the many free haircutting events that our Cuts For Kids program hosted ...
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Announcing our Partnership with the Cuts For Kids Foundation

ANNOUNCING OUR PARTNERSHIP WITH THE CUTS FOR KIDS FOUNDATION   The Cuts For Kids Foundation announced and celebrated their biggest ...
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Apply to the OttYouth2017 Campaign

OTTYOUTH2017 CAMPAIGN #OttYouth2017 is a social media campaign that aims to showcase youth-friendly faces, spaces, and accomplishments that have contributed ...
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YAMCAM 2017 Film Festival

YAMCAM 2017 FILM FESTIVAL It's the Second Annual YAMCAM Film Festival! Join us in celebrating some of the amazing work ...
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OYEC Applications Open Now

APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR OYEC The Ottawa Youth Engagement Committee (OYEC) consists of youth working in partnership with the City of Ottawa to ...
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Annual General Meeting 2017

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2017 The Annual General Meeting is held annually to inform our members and the public of previous ...
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Youth Testify at the Senate

YOUTH TESTIFY AT THE SENATE "I really want to help my people get on that healing journey." Following a successful ...
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Spirit Of The Capital Youth Awards 2k17!

Another fantastic year of Spirit Of The Capital Youth Awards just took place at Jean Pigott hall in Ottawa on ...
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RBC Bluefest 2017

Youth Ottawa: Youth Art at RBC Bluesfest 2017

Youth Ottawa and Bluesfest ...
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