OCISO supports immigrants through the journey of making Canada their home by providing creative and responsive programs that are culturally and linguistically appropriate, by building community through mutual respect and partnerships, and by fostering healthy and inclusive spaces for open dialogue and healing.
All donors who donate $35 or more to OCISO are automatically treated as OCISO members. As an OCISO member, you will be kept up to date with our activities and services through our newsletters and Annual Reports. Members are encouraged to attend our General Annual Meeting (AGM) in the fall to vote in the Board of Directors election process and help to decide on issues. We encourage you to become involved with our programs and activities to help us carry out our mandate of supporting immigrants through their journey of making Ottawa their home.
The Benefits of Membership:
• Receive our e-newsletters (please subscribe to OCISO’s e-newsletters at Press Room at the top menu),
• Participate in all meetings of the membership,
• Elect members of the Board at the Annual General Meeting,
• Work on specific issues at the committee level.