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Ottawa Foodie Girlz and Andaz Ottawa fundraiser for Harmony House

Back in November 2016, we received a message from our friend and Chef Stephen La Salle of Feast + Revel in the Andaz Ottawa asking us if we would be interested in collaborating with him again on a fundraiser for Harmony House in March in honour of International Women's Day with an event on Friday, March 24th, 2017. We quickly said yes to the partnership with Andaz Ottawa Byward Market for this event. In January, we met at and had a brainstorming session were we discovered the Harmony House was celebrating their 30th anniversary, this year.  Custom 30th anniversary cake by Top of the Hill Bakery | Photo credit: Eric Vance Photographer + Stylist Silent auction and raffle items |...

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Celebrating International Women's Day

International women's day is coming up March 8th! There are a few events being planned that we want you to know about! Here's are roundup of 3 food/drink related events happening around town. Women in IndustryDate: Saturday, March 11, 2017Time: 6:30pmLocation: Clover Food + DrinkPrice: $75 (5 course + 6 beers)Tickets: Call 613-680-8803 for reservationsWebsite: https://www.facebook.com/events/1373514272670273/ More information about the event from their press release: "Bicycle Craft Brewery’s co-owner, Laura Behzadi kicks off celebrations for International Wom-en’s Day, with the release of Freedom Machine Cherry Pale Ale, a beer that Behzadi has dubbed her feminist creation. She was the mastermind behind the recipe and the lead brewer, proving that women can make their mark and be at the forefront of the...

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Happy Holidays

It’s been another great year for Ottawa Foodie Girlz. With your help, we raise over $6000 again this year for two local charities: Heart Month in support of the Ottawa Heart Institute in February Online holiday auction in support of Shepherds of Good Hope Throughout the year, we were also fortunate enough to be invited to some of the best culinary events in town. Highlights from this year include:  Andaz Ottawa Opening Mayor’s Gala for the Arts Beechwood Farmers’ Market Cookoff We also celebrated our 2nd anniversary with an amazing bash at Feast + Revel inside the Andaz Hotel. Take a peek inside the celebrations, here. This would not be possible without the support of our readers, followers, supporters, and most...

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Ottawa Foodie Girlz supports the Shepherds of Good Hope with a holiday auction

We are so excited to announce that our online holiday auction raised $3255.00 for the Shepherds of Good Hope. Thank you to everyone that participated!! The Shepherds is one of the largest not-for-profit organizations dedicated to the needs of the homeless and impoverished in the city of Ottawa. Ottawa is such a giving community and this auction was no exception, we had over 60 local-area businesses and restaurants donate items for our auction. Items ranged from hotel stays, hockey tickets, and of course, many were food-related. A big thank you to all who supported us on social media by helping spread the word about our auction. About Shepherds of Good Hope Shepherds of Good Hope houses, feeds and supports those...

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Savour the Moment in support of the Children's Wish Foundation

There is a new food and wine event in town and it’s all for a great cause. On Friday, November 4th, the Children’s Wish Foundation is holding an upbeat, trendy cocktail party with an urban vibe at the Horticulture Building at Lansdowne. Savour the Moment promises to be a night full of the best food and drink samplings the city has to offer. The Children’s Wish Foundation is a uniquely Canadian charity that helps Canadian children, families and communities by granting the favourite wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening illness. With every wish that they grant, it creates moments of joy that ease the pain of a child, give respite to the child’s family, and connect healthcare professionals...

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