OTIP offers 12 academic bursaries of $1,500 every year. Our bursary program promotes post-secondary education for our insured members and their relatives by investing in their future.
Sponsored by OTIP and administered by OTF, the OTIP Teaching Awards recognize the vital contribution that teachers make to society. Students, parents and colleagues are invited to nominate a teacher who works to motivate, challenge and inspire, gives selflessly, and puts students' needs first. Awards are given each year to outstanding teachers in the categories of elementary, secondary and beginning teacher.
The OTIP Charity Golf Classic is all about showing our compassion for families and students who are shadowed by incredible challenges and shining a little light into their darkest time. Each August, OTIP hosts its Charity Golf Classic, with a goal of raising important funds distributed each year through the OTIP Community Fund to deserving charities such as student nutritional programs across Ontario and the SickKids Foundation.
Our employees do more than just live and work in the Kitchener- Waterloo area, they care deeply about the health and well-being of the entire community. As an organization, giving back is a critical part of our DNA. It reflects the generous and caring nature of our employees, and is an important part of our company culture. Through payroll deductions, fundraising events and other activities through the year, our employees support a number of important causes including Breakfast for Learning, Food Bank of Waterloo Region, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Send'em Off Smiling and the United Way.