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Jun 14th, 2023

Media Advisory: Vincent Massey Students Give Back in OCH Community

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OTTAWA, ON June 15, 2023 – Thanks to the hard work and commitment of Greg McKean, a teacher at Vincent Massey Public School, a group of nearly 30 young volunteers will make a difference in the OCH community of Russell Manor on June 15. The community houses almost 200 residents. 
Youth volunteers in Mr. McKean’s Grade 7/8 class have been coming to OCH communities for a decade, helping with community improvements that have impacted thousands of tenants. 
On June 15, students will plant flowers and other landscape work and clearing overgrowth. 
What: Vincent Massey Public School Volunteer event 
Where: 1909 Russell Road 
When: 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. 
9:00 a.m.: Welcome volunteers and orientation 
9:05 a.m.: Speech from OCH representative 
9:15 a.m.: Work begins 
2:00 p.m.: Work ends 
Note: Best time to attend event for photos is between 9:15 to 9:45 a.m.