School Supplies Assistance Program –



Christmas Exchange is a local charity located in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Find out more about our mission statement and our programs! We are not a faith based agency, and serves all Ottawa residents, regardless of age, ethnicity, creed or culture.

Our current campaign is to raise funds for our School Supplies Assistance Program! Help us ensure that children and youth have necessary school essentials this Fall!

Join Mayor Watson and our team in the exciting unveiling of our new name, on September 13th!

Where: Jean Pigott Hall, City Hall (110 Laurier Avenue West)

When: 2:00 pm, Tuesday, September 13

Refreshments will be served!

Our Programs

Christmas Exchange currently oversees three programs through which we fulfill our mission:

To read more about our programs, click here.

Volunteer: Watch Our Video

Click here to learn about the personal benefits of volunteering for the Christmas Exchange.

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Congratulations to Craig Palmer, winner of the WestJet Raffle!

Upcoming events:

Unveiling of new name and logo!
Tuesday, September 13th, 2:00 pm
Jean Pigott Hall, City Hall
Find out more…

11th Annual Ottawa’s Biggest Bake Sale
Saturday, October 8th, 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
Billings Bridge Shopping Centre
Find out more…

Who Do You Help?

Watch this touching video to better understand who you help through the Exchange.

Christmas Exchange would like to thank inMotion for their tremendous support by donating this must-see video.

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