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CHP Canada Staff makes Donation to The Ottawa Mission

This week, CHP Canada staff visited The Ottawa Mission to make a donation of $250 based on collections made throughout the year for dress-down Fridays in the office.

Some 2013 facts about The Ottawa Mission:

  • 1,733 individuals found shelter with The Ottawa Mission during the year
  • the occupancy rate was more than 100% (overflow mats were used many nights)
  • the average length of stay was 54 days
  • the average age of residents was 42 years old
  • an average of 258 people were sheltered every night
  • we served an average of 1,295 meals each day