Other Ways to Give

Endowment Funds

The Ottawa Jewish community has a long tradition of supporting its’ most vulnerable and Tamir is a proud recipient of various endowment funds set up through the Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation (OJCF). If you are interested in naming Tamir as a beneficiary of your fund, or would like to learn more about how to set up an endowment fund with the Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation, just contact their office at 613-798 4696 or by email at info@jewishottawa.com

Corporate Partners and Tamir!

There are many ways to make a difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities. Tamir has been very successful in developing innovative partnerships with businesses and organizations across our community that provide a feeling of connection and purpose that many people with disabilities are seeking. Click here to see our list of community partners.

If your organization is interested in partnering with Tamir on offering a volunteer or work option for a Tamir participant, contact Estelle Allen, Day Services Supervisor, at 613-724-2644 or at estelleallen@tamir.ca.

Corporate Giving and In-kind

Consider adding your corporate support to Tamir events, such as the Annual Tee Up For Tamir Golf Fun-raiser, the Bi-Annual Tea Event or sponsor a Tamir participant activity such as the annual Winterfest, Tamir Family Picnic, the Fall Baseball and BBQ, or our Chanukah party.

Consider having your company sponsor a program such as Judaic Outreach or Keshet for Kids Summer or March Break Camps, or the Tamir Dragonboat team at Dragon’s For All.

Corporate In-kind

Tamir is happy to publicize corporate support and will work with you to ensure that your sponsorship is recognized. Thank you advertisements in the Ottawa Jewish Bulletin, displaying your corporate name and logo at Tamir events, recognition through the Tamir Donor Recognition Wall are all ways Tamir celebrates these partnerships.

Become a Tamir Business Buddy!

There are many ways to make a difference in the lives of persons with developmental disabilities. This innovative program assists Tamir in offsetting the cost of property maintenance by providing goods or services and helps keep our programs running smoothly.

Tamir is currently in need of the following services for our Residential and Day Programs:

  • Landscaping
  • Painting and general repairs
  • Vehicle maintenance
  • Plumbing
  • Office equipment
  • Snow removal

To become a Tamir Business Buddy, please contact donations@tamir.ca or 613-725-3519x112 

In Kind Contributions

Our program and participants needs are changing on a daily basis and we appreciate the support that we receive from in-kind donations.   If you are interested in donating your gently used goods to Tamir, please contact us during office hours to determine current needs by contacting 613-725-3519 x 104 or email kvalencia@tamir.ca.

We also welcome items which our residents can use to support themselves, such as:

  • Bus Tickets
  • Canadian Tire Money
  • Movie Passes
  • Gift cards for a department store, or book stores

Please note that we do not accept donations of used clothing, bedding & mattresses or towels.