Ottawa ACORN: Online Auction! Check it out!

We are writing to let you know about our exciting online auction! We’ve got all kinds of prizes including a one year golf membership, martial arts classes, festival passes, and much more! All of the proceeds will go towards Ottawa ACORN so that we can continue to make real change in the Ottawa and Gatineau [...]

Are you a Small Business Facilitator? Check out these RFPs!

We’re looking for facilitators and an advisor to deliver our entrepreneurship program to newcomers this fall. http://www.accesemployment.ca/images/careers/IndependentContractor-FacilitatorsEntrepreneurshipConnections.pdf http://www.accesemployment.ca/images/careers/IndependentContractor-BusinessAdvisorEntrepreneurshipConnections.pdf

ACORN is having their second tax and financial aid workshop coming up on July 27th -More info below!

Acorn is having their second tax and financial aid workshop coming up on July 27th located at Vanier Community Service Centre (270 Marier AVE). This workshop will help individuals learn more about taxes, good bookkeeping, and financial practices, as well as learning how to find more financial benefits available to them. All workshops run from [...]

It’s Elimu Charity BBQ time again!

To our Ottawa-based friends: What a year we’ve had! The new Elimu Resource Centre in Malindi has provided a base for our projects and a hub for our children. We now have a place for staff to do their work (not Nina’s home). There is meeting space for kids to do peer teaching during the [...]

Registration Link for ACORN Tax and Financial Aid Clinics

Here is the link for individuals to register for the tax and financial aid work shops;   https://www.acorncanada.org/ottawa-acorn-tax-financial-support-workshops  

Tax & Financial Support Workshops – ACORN Canada & Ottawa ACORN

These workshops are for low- to moderate-income people who identify as: – Self-employed  – entrepreneurs – contractors – freelancers – proprietors – Small Business owners Anyone who would like to learn more about good bookkeeping, tax filing, available benefits and credits, and smart financial practices would benefit greatly from attending these workshops! Costs :  Cost-recovery [...]