Hubbers do good better

Impact Hub Ottawa is a community and coworking space located in downtown Ottawa that inspires, enables and supports people working to create meaningful change in the world. Anyone who shares our vision for a better future for our city and our world is welcome to join us.

Powered by a 10,000 foot space purposefully designed for people to work, meet and create, we are part of a global network of over 15,000 purpose-driven individuals and organizations in 102 Impact Hubs around the world.



Our People


Impact Hub Ottawa is home to a vibrant community of entrepreneurs, freelancers, professionals, nonprofits, NGOs, small businesses, public servants, artists, designers, developers and more. This diversity of multi-generational and cross-sector perspectives, insights, and experiences creates a rich environment for ideas and opportunities to spark and collide.

Our Place


Impact Hub Ottawa is located in the heart of downtown Ottawa just steps away from key business, government and cultural centres. Our bright, fully accessible, open-concept facility lends itself to hosting meetings, workshops, strategic planning sessions, networking, business launches, and much more.


Our Programs

  1. Expert in Residence: Fundraise with Purpose

    Bring your fundraising questions big and small to Mena. A…

  2. Expert in Residence: Give your Social Enterprise Wings

    Jonathan can help you conceive, design, research, strategize, finance, launch,…

  3. Expert in Residence: Presentations with Presence

    Come and find out how to make your presentations shine. …

  4. Expert in Residence: WordPress Happiness Bar

    WordPress getting you down? Get your WordPress questions answered one-on-one…



Stories From Our Community

Welcome to Our New Board Members

Impact Hub Ottawa is excited to welcome two new members to our Board. We look forward to the expertise, experience, and passion they will bring to take Impact Hub Ottawa to new and great adventures! Welcome Jesse Cressman-Dickinson and JP…

Meet Mary Houle, our speaking with presence Expert in Residence

Your burning questions answered by our experts! The Experts in Residence series makes professional advice from experts in a range of fields – from fundraising to marketing, public speaking to banking – available to all Hub members for free on…

Meet Pat McNamara, founder of Ignite Capital

Ignite Capital is a Toronto-based non profit organisation that helps emerging Ontario entrepreneurs with a limited access to capital. The annual competition they run awards entrepreneurs up to $25,000 in funding  (combination of grant/loan) and is currently accepting applications (deadline…

Happiness Habits 613

Amy Longard and Manal Nemr are long-time members of Impact Hub Ottawa. Both entrepreneurs in their own right – Manal as a life coach and founder of Beautiful Happy Reasons and Amy as a holistic nutritionist and plant based chef…