World Trivia Night 2022

Thank You Dream Launcher Partners!

Journee's Story: Successfully Aging out of Foster Care to a Life of Independence

Our Wonderful Donors

  • Amy Falkner A great cause, have fun and good luck ! November 2023 $102.95
  • Anonymous November 2023
  • Malcolm MacDonald October 2023
  • Linda Pelude Good luck!!! October 2023 $51.47
  • Jim CURLEY October 2023 $100.00
  • Anonymous September 2023 $5,000.00
  • Export Development October 2023 $2,500.00
  • Jon Tackabury September 2023 $1,544.25
  • Ryan McNeil September 2023 $1,544.25
  • Jason Jarvie August 2023 $1,544.25

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Alanna Sterling:Musical Guest and Dare to Dream Bursary Graduate

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"Support World Trivia Night and Give Foster Kids a Chance at Building a Better Future!"

World Trivia Night

You did it again, Ottawa!  You've raised $132,000 for our Ottawa kids and many dreams will be launched because of you!

...after a nail-biting, tie-breaker...

Congratulations goes to the First Place Team,

'Shrodinger's Cat Again'!!!

Winners of the Trong Nguyen Memorial Trophy

?Top 3 Trivia Teams:?

  1. Shrodinger’s Cat Again

  2. Nerd Alert

  3. La Triviata

⭐️ Top 3 Fundraising Teams: ⭐️

  1. Riverside Pub ($6,283)

  2. We Could Be Worse ($5,840)

  3. Wirecrats ($3,065)


Click here for your team rankings

(Note, these were taken prior to the tie-breaker.)


Since 1995, the Children’s Aid Foundation of Ottawa has been hosting World Trivia Night. With over 1,000 participants competing in teams of 10, this is a unique event you don’t want to miss.

Join us at the Shaw Centre for 10 rounds of exciting trivia, great food, entertainment and a fun-filled evening to remember. Expect to compete for incredible prizes, including "Best Team Theme" prizes, raffles, 50/50, live auctions and more!


Friday, October 27th 

Shaw Centre, Downtown Ottawa

'Champion Team' KiSS 105.3 VIP Lounge Opens @ 5:30pm
Doors Open @ 6:00pm
Trivia Starts @ 7:00pm


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What You Need to Know To Participate:

* No up-front registration fees *

Your team captain must sign-up your team, with a fun team name, and commit to one of the following fundraising options:

Option 1: Champion Team minimum fundraising goal of $1,600 (early $1,500 before September 24th)


Champion Team Benefits:

  • Exclusive Team Access to Kiss 105.3 VIP Lounge
  • Complimentary Pub Buffet and Entertainment
  • Exclusive Access to the Bar
  • Doors Open for Your Team at 5:30 pm
  • Exclusive Entry to Trivia Hall
  • VIP Seating and Table-side Drink/Snack Cart Service
  • 6 Team Entries (minimum) into the Team Pledge Prize Draws
  • For each additional $250 raised, 1 Entry into the Team Pledge Prize Draws
  • Eligible to win first place Trong Nguyen Memorial Trophy and Top Trivia Team Prizes
  • Eligible to win Top Fundraising Team Prizes

- OR -

Option 2: Regular Team minimum fundraising goal of $650 ($550 early bird before September 24th)

Regular Team Benefits:

  • 2 Team Entries (minimum) into the Team Pledge Prize Draws
  • For every additional $250 raised, 1 entry into the Team Pledge Prize Draws
  • Eligible to win first place Trong Nguyen Memorial Trophy (only Champion Teams are eligible to win the Top Trivia Team Prizes)
  • Eligible to Win Top Fundraising Team Prizes


Food + Beverages:

Beverages and snacks will be available for purchase during the event from the bar, concession stands and snack carts. (No pre-ordered food items this year.)

  • Please Note: The Shaw Centre is cashless - methods of payment are google pay, apple pay, tap and go, Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, Union Pay, JCB and Interac.



  • Sunday, September 24, 12:00 am - Early Bird Registration Closes 
  • Friday, October 20 - The Minimum Fundraising Commitment Must be Submitted (you can keep fundraising after that tho!) 
  • Monday, October 23, 5:00 pm - Registration Closes
  • Friday, October 27, 6:00 pm - Final Fundraising Submissions for Eligibility for one of three Top Fundraising Prizes


Any more questions? Visit our FAQ page for more information.


You will help brighten the lives

of children, youth and families involved with child welfare.