17 min

Bonus Minicast: FocalOttawa Supporting Local Businesses & Bridges Over Barriers Solving Healthcare with Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng

    • Medicine

Key Takeaways

Youth entrepreneurs discuss their initiative called FocalOttawa, which involves supporting local businesses in Ottawa and helping youth in the community.
These youth leaders promote the stores and products of local businesses and in exchange, these businesses donate funds to Bridges over Barriers, a charity that supports Ottawa Carleton District School Board students in need through basic necessities, mental and physical health support.
77 days after the project began, the youth of FocalOttawa raised $5000 for Bridges over Barriers.
Companies involved:
Les Suites
YOW Popcorn
Savvy Company
Stray Dog Brewing Company
Perfect Books
Stubbe
The Papery
Terra 20
Vatika
wholehealth
AERUS Orleans Vacuums
eSax Virtual Events

Guests: Steve Georgopoulos, Soumaya Boubekeur, Alice Yang, Mansi Sethi

Key Takeaways by Maia Kvas

Bridges Over Barriers:

https://donate.micharity.com/education-foundation-of-ottawa/3796079647/donate?campaign=33

Key Takeaways

Youth entrepreneurs discuss their initiative called FocalOttawa, which involves supporting local businesses in Ottawa and helping youth in the community.
These youth leaders promote the stores and products of local businesses and in exchange, these businesses donate funds to Bridges over Barriers, a charity that supports Ottawa Carleton District School Board students in need through basic necessities, mental and physical health support.
77 days after the project began, the youth of FocalOttawa raised $5000 for Bridges over Barriers.
Companies involved:
Les Suites
YOW Popcorn
Savvy Company
Stray Dog Brewing Company
Perfect Books
Stubbe
The Papery
Terra 20
Vatika
wholehealth
AERUS Orleans Vacuums
eSax Virtual Events

Guests: Steve Georgopoulos, Soumaya Boubekeur, Alice Yang, Mansi Sethi

Key Takeaways by Maia Kvas

Bridges Over Barriers:

https://donate.micharity.com/education-foundation-of-ottawa/3796079647/donate?campaign=33

17 min