This week on Midweek – charities are struggling as more and more clients knock on their doors.

Reporter Michelle Kwan (51:07) finds out how winter expenses are stretching resources at food banks throughout Ottawa.

Galen Wright (22:42) showcases local charity Do It For Daron, as the Carleton University women’s hockey team hits the ice to raise money in support of the mental health organization.

And while local charities are looking for more support, reporter Louis Turcotte (8:56) explains how the federal government is changing rules for organizations who want charitable status.

All that and more on this week’s episode of Midweek.