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
Finnish Team "Ilves"
Plays Exhibition Game
with Cobras Major Bantam AA Hockey Team
vs. Eastern Ontario Cobras Major Bantam AA
When: Sunday, January 4th at 10 AM
Where: CIH Hockey Academy in Rockland,
8720 Prescott and Russell County Road 17 (See map
from both teams are looking forward to this
exhibition game. The local Cobras are hosting the
Finnish team from Tampere, which was founded in
1931. The Finnish boys will also be attending the
Senator's game on Sunday night! To go to Rockland,
just follow the Queensway (417) east and continue on
to Rockland on 17 (the Queensway turns into 17 when
it reduces to 2 lanes).
Site last updated:
Saturday, January 03, 2015