Workshop

Kitchissippi Talks

Calling all CityMakers

Apply before January 10th, 2018!

Join the most collaborative community in Ottawa.

LEARN

 

Understand how our city works and your role in making it even better.

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CONNECT

 

Meet and collaborate with others who feel the same about changing our city.

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ACT

 

Something you’ve always wanted to see in this city? Make it happen!

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Events

Join our workshops to help build the skill sets you need to make positive change in your Ottawa.

Kitchissippi Talks

Calling all CityMakers

Projects

Our city is its people. We've helped individuals across Ottawa collaborate to create some amazing projects that make our city an even greater place to live.

Prime Ministers' Row

Prime Ministers’ Row (PMR) will become an innovative, participation-oriented, multi-block, multimedia outdoor cultural space designed to encourage reflection on national questions of governance, identity, culture, values and history.

GottaGo!

The campaign aims to create a network of safe, accessible, free, clean and environmentally responsible public toilets and water fountains in parks, major transit stops and key public places in Ottawa.  

The Ottawa Art Society Fund

Julie Hodgson came to the Fall Civics Boot Camp session in 2014 bringing her lifelong love affair with art to the table.

Lending Library

Maria Gomez Umana graduated from the Synapcity Civics Boot Camp with a burning desire: improve the city. Specifically, she wanted to develop a stronger sense of community in her Kanata Lakes neighbourhood.

Ottawa Tool Library

If I had a hammer. That was Bettina Vollmerhausen’s wish. She wanted to create a lending library similar to a public book library but with a focus on household tools. 

News

The scoop on our latest activity as well as highlights of past projects of which we're incredibly proud.

Calling all change-makers

24 October, 2016, Ottawa, ON—Synapcity, formerly Citizens Academy, a non-partisan social enterprise, today launched a campaign to solicit ideas from the people of Ottawa to make our city happier, healthier, smarter and safer. This initiative...

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