PAL Ottawa’s preliminary affordable housing for senior artists feasibility study is almost complete.

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The PAL Ottawa board of directors invites you to attend our Annual Membership Meeting (AMM):

Monday, June 1, 2015 – doors open 5:00 p.m.
Annual Membership Meeting 5:30 – 8:00 p.m
The Fourth Stage, National Arts Centre, 53 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Ontario.

Over the past year, we have completed our preliminary Housing Study, created an Advisory Council which had its inaugural meeting in April, provided more Supporting Cast Services, conducted a survey, hired a part-time administrator and a community outreach coordinator, held a number of events and much more. Join us on June 1 to discover the results of our Housing Study, hear the highlights of the past year and discuss what we have planned for the future. Take this opportunity to renew your membership, renew old friendships, make new ones, and enjoy some refreshments with us.

Housing Study Presentation

Eventbrite - PAL Ottawa's Annual Membership Meeting

2015 AMM Agenda
Proxy form
2014 PAL Ottawa AMM Minutes

To be available on our website a week prior to the meeting:

2014 PAL Ottawa Annual Report Final
2014 Treasurer’s Report and Financial Statements

Renew your membership

With the AMM coming up, it’s the perfect time to renew your membership in PAL Ottawa, if you haven’t done so already! Renewing is easy — simply visit us online at and use PayPal to submit payment. You will receive a membership card in the mail. Or, if you prefer to pay by cheque, please forward your $25 membership fee to PAL Ottawa c/o Council for the Arts in Ottawa Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue Ottawa, Ontario K1N 6E2. You can also fill out your membership renewal form at the AMM on June 1.

The benefits of membership:

  • A vote at the AMM
  • Opportunity to run for election to the board
  • Opportunity to nominate candidates for the board
  • Subscription to The OPAL, PAL Ottawa’s newsletter
  • Subscription to  PAL Canada’s newsletter
  • Invitations to participate in PAL Ottawa events at special member rates
  • Positive recognition through association with an organization working to improve the lives of all professional artists in the National Capital Region

Join a committee

Are you a hands-on PAL? Consider joining one of our committees! PAL Ottawa is currently recruiting community members who have expertise in areas relevant to our work and an interest in serving on one of our committees. If you have experience in affordable housing, communications (including social media), event management, fundraising, geriatric health and well-being, member engagement, project management, or volunteer coordination, we need you! Contact us at and let us know which of the following committees you might be interested in joining:

  • Business and finance
  • Communications and community engagement
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Housing
  • Supporting cast