Our Stories Matter.

Join us in our quest to collect 5,000 stories!

Celebrate Canada's 150th birthday and share what Canada means to you, what the future Canada looks like, or what it means to be a Canadian. Tell your story through words, a photo, a video, a poem, or be creative.

Share your story and you could win a $500 visa gift card. See contest details below.

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My Canada My Story campaign is thankful to the Government of Canada - Canadian Heritage department who provided the funding for this campaign as part of the Celebration & Commemoration Program – Canada 150 Fund.

Our Partners

NorQuest College has partnered with Canadian organizations to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday through stories! Dedicated to creating an inclusive Canada together we are highlighting the diverse perspectives of Canadian stories!

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Tell Your Stories

Simply tell us what Canada means to you, what you envision for Canada’s future or what makes you proud to be Canadian. Write it down, send it in a video blog, or capture it in a photo.

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Browse our growing library of stories from Canadians across the country.

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Share Our Stories

Don’t forget to share your story with the rest of Canada. #MyCanadaMyStory

Contest Details

Submit your story and you will automatically be entered to win a $500 visa gift card. Don't forget to share your story through social media and use #mycanadamystory!

The award is for a $500 visa gift card. By submitting your story you are automatically entered to win. The contest draw will be held January 15, 2018. The winner will be contacted through email. If the prize is not claimed within 10-days another name will be chosen. Must be the age of majority for the province you reside in or have a parent or legal guardian claim the prize on your behalf.

Featured Stories

September 29, 2017

Juhua (Manna) Liu's Story

The Birthday


The weekend, I think that I’ll sleep in, But I can’t. My internal clock has settled t...

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Martha Urquhart's Story

My family immigrated to Canada long before Canada was declared a country. In ...

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Jodi Abbott's Story

I am second generation Canadian. My grandparents, on my father’s side, are R...

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Featured Partner

ATB Financial

With assets of $48.6 billion, ATB Financial is Alberta’s largest home-grown financial institution. Established in 1938, ATB is a network of 173 branches, 143 agencies, a Customer Care Centre, two Entrepreneur Centres, along with mobile and online ...

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