A Christmas themed video that is a joy to watch. Happy holidays and Happy New Year!
This heartwarming video was posted by Rebecca Davies a spokesperson for the Ripple Refugee Project, a Toronto-based group of private citizens that sponsors, settles, and helps to integrate newcomers to Canada.
Citizenship Week, which runs from Oct 8-14, is a great way to welcome new Canadians. Today, a group of new Canadians were welcomed to Canada by the Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussen, when they took their citizenship oath at the top of Toronto’s CN Tower.
On this day, 17 years ago, a town in Gander Newfoundland took in thousands of airline passengers stranded during September 11th.
Canadian Multiculturalism Day gives all Canadians an opportunity to celebrate our diversity. On June 27 we celebrate the contributions of the various multicultural groups and communities across Canada and our commitment to equality.
Maggie MacDonnell is an inspirational teacher making an incredible difference in the lives of young people from the Village of Salluit, an Inuit community in Quebec. She was recently awarded the prestigious Global Teacher Prize.