2024 Media Coverage

Spike the Season with Smiles: Volleyball & Smile Cookies

April 23, 2024

The Snowsuit Fund is bringing smiles to the Ontario Volleyball Association 2024 Ontario Championships with...

Tim Hortons Smile Cookie is Back

April 23, 2024

The Snowsuit Fund has teamed up once again with Tim Hortons for their Smile Cookie...

Honoring Our Supporters at the Snowsuit Fund Appreciation Breakfast

April 17, 2024

At the Andaz Hotel Ottawa ByWard Market, the Snowsuit Fund held an appreciation breakfast attended...

Cold front hits but warm hearts prevail at SnowBall, raising $95K for Snowsuit Fund

February 29, 2024

The recent warm weather could have clashed with the SnowBall and its charitable cause of...

By Caroline Phillips, Ottawa Business Journal

Social Scene | Community Builders: The Snowsuit Fund’s SnowBall, A Cool Winter’s Eve

February 29, 2024

The Snowsuit Fund’s signature gala achieved an impressive fundraising total, nearly reaching the $100,000 mark...

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

Chef David Godsoe is bringing a fresh and delicious perspective to the Snowsuit Fund Snowball

February 24, 2024

The Snowsuit Fund Snowball is right around the corner, and one of the key features of...

By Kiersten Vuorimaki, Apt 613

The SnowBall Auction is Open Now and Open to All

February 21, 2024

Online bidding is open now and you do not have to attend SOLD OUT Snowball,...

Generosity Blooms for Valentine’s Day

February 01, 2024

Just in time for Valentine's Day, Bloomex, Canada's leading online floral retailer has launched a new...

Get all gussied up for a good cause at the SnowBall 02.28.24

January 29, 2024

On Wednesday, February 28, SnowBall: A Cool Winter’s Eve returns, and 400+ guests will gather for an...

By Kiersten Vuorimaki, Apt 613

Winner of ’50/50 for the City’ lottery walks away with $467,955 grand prize

January 22, 2024

We have a winner! With a total $935,910 raised, Luc Latreille is taking home $467,955 as...

By Alex Black, City News

2023 Media Coverage

Andlauer’s donate to Snowsuit Fund on behalf of Senators Community Foundation

December 08, 2023

On Friday, December 8, the Andlauer family spent their morning volunteering their time at the...

Come One, Come All: FanFair Returns & Supports the Snowsuit Fund

December 01, 2023

The NAC Orchestra’s much-loved holiday tradition is back on December 10, 2023 and is sure...

Snowsuit Fund Launches 3rd Annual 5050 Lottery in partnership with BGC Ottawa

November 27, 2023

With a view to helping even more deserving Ottawa families with children, the third annual...

Giant Tiger & Senators Community Foundation Matching Giving Tuesday Donations

November 13, 2023

Mark your calendars and spread the word with family and friends - November 28 is...

Kicking Off the Snowsuit Fund’s 42nd Season

October 24, 2023

The Snowsuit Fund launched its 2023/2024 season and fundraising campaign on Tuesday, October 17 with...

Taste the Mediterranean on November 25

October 07, 2023

Dinner Party in a Box presented by BMO Private Wealth is back for a fourth...

Snowsuit Fund Receives $25K from Mike McCann Charity Golf Tournament

May 11, 2023

The 2022 Mike McCann Charity Golf Tournament raised $1.3 million for Ottawa charities including the...

The First-Ever Springtime Smile Cookie Campaign

May 02, 2023

Snowsuit Fund board member Lauren Parkes talks with Sam Laprade about this year's Tim Horton's...

Snowsuit Fund Smile Cookie Interview on The Sam Laprade Show

April 28, 2023

Snowsuit Fund board member Patricia Ferguson talks with Sam Laprade about the Snowsuit Fund and...

SnowBall 2023 a Smashing Success!

March 01, 2023

On Thursday, February 23rd, after nearly three years of COVID, the Snowsuit Fund brought the...

Social Scene | Community Builders: The Snowsuit Fund’s SnowBall

February 27, 2023

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

Now we’re on a roll: SnowBall soirée for Snowsuit Fund a smashing success

February 24, 2023

By Caroline Phillips, OBJ

Rideau Hall’s Winter Celebration makes its return

February 11, 2023

The Ottawa Citizen Rideau Hall’s Winter Celebration was back Saturday as part of Winterlude with various...

Photos: Rideau Hall’s Winter Celebration makes its return

February 11, 2023

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

Mayor proclaims Feb. 17 as Snow Angel Day in Ottawa

January 31, 2023

By Anil Jhalli, CityNews

Ottawa students make snow angels for a good cause

January 27, 2023

By Dave Charbonneau, CTV News Ottawa

Ottawa IT Consultant Wins Over $500,000 in The Snowsuit Fund’s 50/50 Draw

January 23, 2023

Judy Bond of Ottawa takes home $500,832.50 and The Snowsuit Fund will use proceeds from...

SnowBall Returns on February 23rd

January 09, 2023

The inaugural SnowBall — a glittering, sold-out event to raise funds for the Snowsuit Fund...

2022 Media Coverage

Giant Tiger Supports Communities in a Million Different Ways

November 29, 2022

Newswire Giant Tiger is committed to making a difference in the communities it calls home every...

Social Scene | Community Builders: The Snowsuit Fund’s Dinner Party in a Box

October 24, 2022

Ashley Fraser | Ottawa Citizen It’s back for a third year: The Snowsuit Fund’s annual Dinner...

Social Scene | Community Builders: The Snowsuit Fund’s Dinner Party in a Box

October 24, 2022

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

Deachman: Snowsuit Fund expecting large demand this winter

October 20, 2022

The Snowsuit Fund launched its new season in Ottawa on Wednesday. Ukrainian refugees Zakhar Stankevych,...

Deachman: Snowsuit Fund expecting large demand this winter

October 20, 2022

By Bruce Deachman, Ottawa Citizen

Local businesses are making an impact with snowsuits, cookies and smiles

September 14, 2022

From the Ottawa Business Journal Ottawa businesses and other community-minded organizations are stepping up to keep...

Support the Mike McCann Charity Golf Tournament 2022

August 22, 2022

In 2021 the Mike McCann Memorial Charity Golf Tournament raised $1-million for Ottawa charities including...

Local Artist Katerina Mertikas Paints Murals at Ottawa Schools

May 26, 2022

Lisgar Collegiate Institute and St-Laurent Academy were the rewards winners of the 2022 Snow Angel...

Advocis Ottawa Gives Back to The Snowsuit Fund

May 06, 2022

Bid Now on RBC Bluesfest VIP Package in Silent Auction The Advocis Ottawa Gives Back program...

Get Involved in the World’s Biggest One-Day Beach Volleyball Tournament!

May 05, 2022

Helping Other People Everywhere (H.O.P.E.) puts on an amazing event every year with great volleyball...

Generosity Overflows

March 03, 2022

Overflow Brewing Company presents The Snowsuit Fund with a cheque for $8,000, proceeds from The...

Myers donates over $18K to the Snowsuit Fund

March 01, 2022

The Myers Automotive Group held their first FUNdraiser for the Snowsuit Fund. This season-long campaign...

The Snowsuit Fund Announced As a Recipient Charity of H.O.P.E. Volleyball SummerFest

February 28, 2022

The Snowsuit Fund is thrilled to announce that we are one of the recipient charities...

Mayor Proclaims February 18, 2022 Snow Angel Day

February 17, 2022

Snowsuit Fund’s Snow Angel Challenge keeping kids warm following January’s frigid wintry weather blast

January 31, 2022

By Alex Black, CityNews

Snow Angel Challenge

January 28, 2022

The Snowsuit Fund’s month-long fun, socially distant winter fundraising & awareness campaign returns February 1-28,...

Snowsuit Fund Snow Angel Challenge Interview

January 28, 2022

With Sam Laprade, The Sam Laprade Show on CityNews

Social Scene | Community Builders: Snow Angel Challenge

January 25, 2022

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

The Snow Angel Challenge is Back!

January 24, 2022

By Mike Vlasveld, CityNews

Over $800,000 in Ticket Sales

January 14, 2022

The Snowsuit Fund is thrilled to announce the winner of our first 50/50 raffle powered...

Snowsuit Fund getting set for month-long, socially-distant winter fundraising campaign

January 13, 2022

Page 4, Ottawa Outdoors Magazine, Winter 2022 Edition

Browns Cleaners – Making Those Snowsuits Good as New

January 07, 2022

Browns Cleaners – Making Those Snowsuits Good as New Thank you to Browns Cleaners, our wonderful long-time supporters! Browns Cleaners’ owner, Brian...

2021 Media Coverage

Share the Magic of Sports and Your Warmth

December 10, 2021

Shop Decathlon this Christmas to support The Snowsuit Fund Thank you to Décathlon Ottawa for supporting...

Family Owned Car Dealerships helping Families in Ottawa

December 08, 2021

Myers Automotive Group announces season-long fundraiser for The Snowsuit Fund Myers Automotive Group are hosting a...

Orleans Community Gives Back!

December 05, 2021

Hamre Real Estate Team RE/MAX Affiliates and Orleans businesses are raising money and collecting snowsuits "Since...

A Tasty Way to Raise $40K

December 01, 2021

Dinner Party In a Box presented by BMO Private Wealth raises $40K for snowsuits.  

Golfing for Good- Mike McCann’s Legacy

November 13, 2021

A 25K Cheque from The Mike McCann Memorial Golf Tournament "Congratulations and Thank You! Mike McCann Memorial...

Market in the Park: Fundraiser for The Snowsuit Fund

October 14, 2021

By Lillian Knoops

Special Delivery from Giant Tiger’s Friendly

October 13, 2021

The Giant Tiger team including Friendly the iconic store mascot delivered 1000 donated snowsuits! WOW!! We...

207,000 Thank Yous!

September 15, 2021

Tim Horton's Ottawa Restaurant Owners present cheque for a record-breaking 207K from Smile Cookie Sales A...

Get a Smile and Give a Smile

September 15, 2021

With Sam Laprade, The Sam Laprade Show on CityNews

Smile For A Cookie And A Great Cause!

September 13, 2021

By Codi Jeffreys

Tim Hortons Smile Cookie campaign kicks off in support of Snowsuit Fund

September 13, 2021

By Alex Black

Snow Angel Challenge

September 12, 2021

With Sam Laprade, “An Hour To Give” Radio Interview On CityNews

Reasons To Smile

September 11, 2021

With Sam Laprade, “An Hour To Give” Radio Interview On CityNews

Snow Angels at Vorlage

February 08, 2021

By Megan Gillis, Ottawa Citizen

Snow Angel Challenge : Community Partnership

February 04, 2021

With HOPE Executive Director, CTV News

CFRA’s The Goods

January 31, 2021

By Former clients

Make snow angels to keep kids warm

January 26, 2021

From Ottawa Citizen

Social Scene | Community Builders: Snow Angel Challenge

January 25, 2021

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

2020 Media Coverage

Susan Dennison and Darren Burrowes “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 29, 2020

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Mark Ford “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 29, 2020

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Trina Fraser and Joanne Andrews “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 29, 2020

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Social Scene | SnowBall, A Cool Winter’s Eve

February 28, 2020

By Ashley Fraser, Ottawa Citizen

2019 Media Coverage

Sherri Lynne Starkie “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 02, 2019

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Morguard “An Hour to Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 02, 2019

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Smile Cookie “An Hour to Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 02, 2019

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

Joanne Andrews “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview

February 02, 2019

With Sam Laprada, “An Hour To Give” 1310 News Radio Interview