INDIGO LOVE OF READING FOUNDATION LITERACY FUND GRANTS

$1.5 million to 30 high-needs elementary schools across Canada Together, we’ve inspired over 900,000 Canadian children to fall in love with reading!

The Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Literacy Fund grant, now in its 13th year, is delighted to be granting $1.5 million to 30 high-needs elementary schools across Canada! These schools have demonstrated an incredible dedication to literacy and with this infusion of funds for books, these schools will be able to inspire their students to fall in love with reading!

Over the last 13 years, the Indigo Love of Reading Foundation Literacy Fund has committed $19.5 million to 245 schools, transforming libraries and lives, one book at a time! Every dollar donated by customers goes to high-needs elementary schools and the schools we support receive a 30% discount on books.

2017 GRANT RECIPIENTS BY PROVINCE

Alberta

  • Mee-Yah-Noh Elementary Edmonton, Alberta
  • St. Rita Elementary School Calgary, Alberta
  • Vilna School Vilna, Alberta

British Columbia

  • Alexander Elementary School Duncan, British Columbia
  • Forsyth Road Elementary Surrey, British Columbia
  • Lord Strathcona Elementary School Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Sen Pok Chin School Osoyoos Indian Band, British Columbia
  • William Konkin Elementary School Burns Lake, British Columbia

East Coast

  • Central Queens Elementary Hunter River, Prince Edward Island
  • École acadienne de Truro Truro, Nova Scotia
  • We'koqma'q Mi'kmaw School Waycobah First Nation, Nova Scotia
  • École Carrefour Beausoleil Miramichi, New Brunswick
  • Priestman Street Elementary School Fredericton, New Brunswick

Manitoba & Nunavut

  • Niji Mahkwa School Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Victor H. L. Wyatt School Winnipeg, Manitoba
  • Aqsarniit Middle School Iqaluit, Nunavut
  • Ataguttaaluk Elementary School Igloolik, Nunavut

Ontario

  • Amherstburg Public School Amherstburg, Ontario
  • Essex Public School Toronto, Ontario
  • General Mercer Junior Public School Toronto, Ontario
  • Hillcrest Elementary Hamilton, Ontario
  • Munden Park Public School Mississauga, Ontario
  • Parkdale School Hamilton, Ontario
  • Regent Heights Toronto, Ontario
  • St. James Catholic School Toronto, Ontario
  • St. Michael School Hamilton, Ontario

Quebec

  • École Saint-Rédempteur Gatineau, Quebec
  • St. Dorothy School Montréal, Quebec

Saskatchewan

  • John Diefenbaker Public School Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
  • St. Frances Cree Bilingual School Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

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