Governor General to visit the Ottawa Mission

October 7, 2021

OTTAWA, Ontario – Their Excellencies the Right Honourable Mary May Simon, Governor General of Canada, and Mr. Fraser will be visiting the Ottawa Mission on October 8 at 11 a.m.

Their Excellencies will learn about the shelter’s programs and services and serve meals to some of the most vulnerable members of the community. Their Excellencies will also have the opportunity to tour the premises, and engage with staff members, volunteers, and clients of the Ottawa Mission.

About the Ottawa Mission

The Ottawa Mission works with people experiencing homelessness and poverty to make a change in their lives. Whether it’s providing a place to sleep and a meal to eat, or offering educational support and job training, The Ottawa Mission helps rebuild lives every day. For more information, please visit

Media wishing to attend this event must confirm their attendance in advance with the Rideau Hall Press Office.

Media information: 
Mireille Sylvester

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