Empowerment Through Play

The Ten Oaks Project engages and connects children and youth from LGBTQ+ communities through programs and activities rooted in play.

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November 1, 2014
Ottawa, ON
JOIN US TO CELEBRATE OUR TENTH ANNIVERSARY!
Join us to celebrate 10 years of creating intentional magic in LGBTQ+ communities!View Event
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HOW WE'RE INSPIRING CHANGE

NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS:

117

This summer we will have 117 participants at Camp Ten Oaks and Project Acorn. That's 117 lives changed because of donors, volunteers and people just like you.

HOW WE'RE INSPIRING CHANGE

NUMBER OF VOLUNTEERS:

96

This year 96 volunteers gave their time, energy and love at events, in programs and around the office at Camp Ten Oaks and Project Acorn.

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WHO ARE WE?

The Ten Oaks Project engages and connects children and youth from LGBTQ+ communities through programs and activities rooted in play.

EMPOWERMENT THROUGH PLAY

What we do is fun - and, lots of it! Our work is grounded in asset-based philosophies that use play to effect personal change, enhance self-esteem, develop leadership and foster independence. We believe that by bringing children and youth together to play and engage in recreation, we can build their confidence, forge bonds and facilitate understanding.