Hubbers do good better

Impact Hub Ottawa is a community of creative and entrepreneurial changemakers who are shaping a better future for our city and our world through social innovation and cross-sector collaboration.

Powered by a shared coworking and learning environment, we are part of a global network of over 15,000 purpose-driven individuals and organizations in more than 85 Impact Hubs around the world.

Our Story

Hub Ottawa Working Impact Hub Ottawa is the national capital region’s collaboration and innovation ecosystem for people and organizations working to do good better. Since 2012, the Hub has been a community and catalyst for social change across Ottawa, building community, facilitating learning, connections and exchange, and advancing civic and social innovation.

Our Community

Members Wall We are home to over 350 social innovators, including tech startups and small businesses, entrepreneurs and freelancers, public servants and artists, designers and developers, and nonprofits and NGOs. This diversity of multi-generational and cross-sector perspectives, insights, and experiences creates a rich environment for ideas and opportunities to spark and collide.

Upcoming Events

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Stories From Our Community

Impact Academy 2016-2017: Meet the Impacters Part 2

Late last year, we kicked off our 6th cohort of Impact Academy and welcomed 25 new social entrepreneurs to the Impact Hub Community. In the second of a four-part series, we are sharing with you their innovative projects and inspiring…

Artist Residency Wrap-Up

My Artist Residency Wrap-Up By Megan Monafu, Artist-in-Residence Dear Impact Hub Ottawa: My time as Hub’s Artist-in-Residence is coming to an end. I’ve had an exciting full-time career opportunity come up that requires me to switch focus, and while I’ll…

Our New Home: Become a Co-Steward

Impact Hub Ottawa believes in finding new ways to work, learn, and do good better – taking us out of our traditional silos, connecting with a diverse community in a creative and collaborative space, and challenging our norms and assumptions.…

We’re Hiring a Project Lead!

JOIN OUR TEAM At the heart of Impact Hub Ottawa is a small but mighty team of dedicated and passionate people, leading a diverse community of purpose-driven individuals and organizations working to do good better. We do so by hosting…