Presentation on theme: "Its coming. 2 What we knew when we started Francophones in Ottawa West : is recent and growing phenomenon 15 Francophone schools in Ottawa West & around."— Presentation transcript:
2 What we knew when we started Francophones in Ottawa West : is recent and growing phenomenon 15 Francophone schools in Ottawa West & around 20 immersion schools
3 THE MARKET Knowledge of French francophones
5 SERVICES a family health centre; a dentists office; an employment and business centre; a daycare; a childcare services training program; French-language cultural services and performances; recreational activities for seniors; social and sports activities for teens; recreational and educational activities for children; summer camps for young people; home-care services for seniors; housing search services; continuing education and basic training courses for adults; a second-language training program; assistance services for children living in poverty; other community and cultural services.
6 CMFO'S PARTNER-LESSEES Community organizations La Coopérative Ami jeunesse Le Centre communautaire Franc- Ouest Le Centre Soleil dOttawa-Ouest Le Centre de services Guigues Action-Logement Les Services de loisirs de la Ville dOttawa
7 CMFO'S PARTNER-LESSEES Institutionnal et commercial sector Deschênes & Poitras dentist Family health centre: 2 francophone physicians / 4 health and community service centres / Montfort Hospital/ Family Health Teams. La Cité collégiale, which intends to provide: a daycare and an early childhood services training program. A request for funding has been submitted to the City of Ottawa to obtain funded childcare spaces and capital funds to build a daycare centre. a Job Connect program and various employment services; an educational program including Ontarios basic training, continuing education, language training, personalized training and accelerated training.
8 Centre multiservices francophone de lOuestOttawa
13 Advantages to the project –The 21,000 francophones in the City of Ottawa will have full access to French-language services –The entire Ottawa West community will have access to services and to a centre that will make it easier to learn French. –The property value will be $10 to $12 million once the new centre is built –The heritage value of the Grant School will be preserved s. –Once built, the CMFO will be financially self- sufficient and will not require any public funding.
14 CONSTRUCTION COSTS Construction cost $ ($ 175 /square foot) $ ($ 200 / square foot) Revenues Fundraising campaignGoal: $2,000,000 Already $ Ontario governmentGoal: $2,000,000 Federal governmentGoal: $2,000,000 - Mouvement Desjardins is involved