Welcome / Tervetuloa !
Since the early twentieth century, strong ties have existed
between individual citizens of Canada and Finland as a result of
immigration, business, educational and cultural exchanges, and
tourism. More formal interactions between the two nations occur
at the level of diplomatic and other inter-governmental
exchanges and in international venues.
As its name suggests, the mission of the Canadian Friends of
Finland (Ottawa), or CFF, is to help strengthen and enrich the
relations between the two nations at the levels of individuals,
and of social, cultural and educational groups. Through the
various activities it organises for its members, the CFF
provides a network of contacts among Canadians interested in
The Canadian Friends of Finland (Ottawa) began in 1988 as a
branch of Canadian Friends of Finland based in Toronto.
In 1993 Canadian Friends of Finland (Ottawa) incorporated as a
non-profit charitable corporation under Part II of the Canada
Topi Lehtipuu in Concert
Topi Lehtipuu is an acclaimed Finnish tenor, one of the best of
his generation on the world stage. We are pleased to announce
that his debut Canadian recital will be in Ottawa on May 20,
2014. He will be accompanied by French pianist, Christophe
Larrieu. The program will include three genres: lieder, opera,
Register to purchase tickets
Celebrate St-Urho's Day
Spring is around the corner!
Come out and celebrate St. Urho's Day with family and friends!
Saturday March 15, 2014
Courtyard Marriott Ottawa East
200 Coventry Road
Cocktails at 6pm - Dinner at 7pm
Dinner is a Ia carte and buy-your-own
More Information on The Bistro ...
Wear Royal Purple and Nile
Community Centre Annual Garage Sale
April 6th 10am to 3pm
2185 Arch Street, Alta Vista, Ottawa
CFF has a table and sales will benefit our concert fund.
Come shopping and / or/ help Tuula and Tuulikki at the sale
Tuulikki 613 523 8780
Site last updated:
Sunday, March 02, 2014