TELUS Continues its Support of iSisters

Mr. Jim Orban, President and CEO of the University of Ottawa Heart Institute Foundation and Chair of the TELUS Ottawa Community Board presented iSisters’ Executive Director, Linda Milton Perreault and Board member, Kathryn Bean today with a TELUS Community Grant. This grant will support the collaborative Hope Ventures & iSisters Program delivered in partnership at the Bethany Hope Centre for Young Parent Families.

The TELUS Ottawa Community Board has donated $5.3 million since 2005 to 367 grassroots projects, charities and organizations.

iSisters is grateful to TELUS and their incredible team for their continued support.

 

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Charmaine, iSisters graduate

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Judith Sarginson, Executive Director, Youville Centre

“I am taking the iSisters level 3 computer course and have found it very, very useful.  It has opened many, many locked doors in front of me. I have a new job.  They gave...

Sarah, iSisters student

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Transition worker, Cornerstone

“The purpose of this letter is to tell everybody how the computer course has helped me in achieving my goals. Right now I am taking a Masters course at Ottawa University where I need...

Yaquelin, iSisters student