The Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) is excited to announce the 2018 Marian Dewar Scholarship Fund (MDSF) annual fundraising dinner, to take place Thursday October 18, 2018 at the Algonquin College Restaurant International.
The MDSF Scholarship Fund was established in 2008, in honour of the late Marion Dewar, former Mayor of Ottawa. The goal of the Fund is to provide financial support for three immigrant and refugee students going on to post-secondary education in the National Capital Region.
Join us for a memorable night of food, wine and culture. Cathy Dewar, Marion’s daughter, is the Manager of the International Restaurant and she has taken a leadership role in hosting this very special Dinner supported by Algonquin College.
Cathy is very excited to help organize this MDSF Dinner raising funds for the Scholarship Fund named after her mother. “I have always had a passion working with young people and have worked a lot with new Canadians.”
The food will be created by Chef Dan Halden along with Algonquin Culinary students. Molecular cocktails and canapés to start followed by a 3 course food and wine pairing dinner.
Guest speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.
For more information about the Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund (MDSF), please visit: ociso.org/marion-dewar-scholarship-fund/
“Guest of Honour” Paul Dewar
The Ottawa Community Immigrant Services Organization (OCISO) invites you to attend the 2018 Marion Dewar Scholarship Fund (MDSF) annual fundraising dinner.
Algonquin College Restaurant International, H101 – 1385 Woodroffe Ave
THURSDAY OCTOBER 18, 5:30PM TO 9:30PM
Tickets are $150 person, which includes a $100 donation to the MDSF Scholarship Fund. An official online tax receipt for $100 will be issued automatically once tickets are purchased.
Tickets for corporate tables (8 persons per table) are available for $1,100.
We hope you enjoy your evening while supporting this great cause. Doors open at 5:30pm, dinner is served at 6:30pm.
NB: Limited parking is available in Lot 4 outside Restaurant International entrance on Navaho Drive. Overflow parking in Lots 8, 9, 10 and 12.