February is Heart Month, an opportunity for individuals, groups, and businesses to take the lead in raising funds and awareness for the University of Ottawa Heart Institute.

It’s giving that goes straight to the heart of care in your community.

Throughout the month, you can support lifesaving care at the Heart Institute in a number of ways:

• Participate in an event – a full list of Heart Month events in available at www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca and foundation.ottawaheart.ca

• Organize an event – contact lfirestone@ottawaheart.ca for more information

• Buy and display a paper heart at participating locations (a list will be available at www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca)

• Take control of your heart health with the Heart Health Challenge – visit www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca for more information

PLUS throughout the month, our Corporate Community Match Champions will match some of the donations we receive which could mean that your Heart Month donation will be doubled!

Make your Heart Month donation online at www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca or by calling 613-696- 7030.

Some of the Heart Month events happening this month include:

• Ron McMunn Heart Jam – February 4, 2018

• Comedy Night in Support of the UOHIF – Canadian Golf and Country Club – February 9, 2018

• Canadian Showtime Chorus – February 10, 2018 • Vankleek Hill Curling Bonspiel – February 10, 2018

• Eganville Legion Dance – February 11, 2018

• Shawville Curling Bonspiel – February 17, 2018 • For the Heart, From the Heart – February 25, 2018

Visit www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca to see the updated list throughout the month!

Buy your Paper Hearts or support the Heart month through other initiatives at these and other local businesses:

RAW Pulp and Grind

Vincent

Viens Avec Moi

Royal Oak Pubs

Heart and Crown Pubs

Ottawa Beauty Supply Company

Revera Living Communities

Visit www.FebruaryIsHeartMonth.ca to see the updated list throughout the month!