What Library Champions say about the Project

Libraries have a wealth of resources to help newcomers settle, but immigrants aren’t always aware of them. Library Champions, who are all dedicated volunteers, get out into their communities to spread the word about what public libraries have to offer.

 Featured Library Champions

It was an amazing opportunity to be involved in my community. This gave me more self-confidence.

May 11, 2018

(The LCP has) connected me to people from different cultural backgrounds, all working hard to be part of the community here, and making the community a better place in the process.

May 11, 2018

The sharing of experiences among new immigrants like myself and I was comforted to know that I was not alone in the often challenging journey of starting out in a new country.

May 11, 2018

I felt myself included in the new Canadian community.

May 11, 2018

Hear from Library Champions and their Supporters

Every Library Champion has a story to tell! Learn about the people who make a real difference in the community, including where they moved from and how being a Library Champion changed their lives and the lives of other newcomers in their community.