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.

The individual's story with the most shares wins a two-night stay at any Fairmont Hotel located in Canada! 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.

Read Our Stories

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

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

Don’t forget to share your stories!

The individual with the most shares by September 28, 2017 wins a two-night stay at a Fairmont Hotel located in Canada, graciously donated by My Canada My Story Partners: Vision Travel and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Canada. Be sure to use #mycanadamystory!

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The award is for two night stay at any Fairmont Hotels & Resorts in Canada subject to availability and blackout dates which vary per property. Valid until December 31, 2018. Incidentals are on own. Valid for accommodation only. Must be a Canadian resident and the age of majority for the province you reside in, to win! No cash value.

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

Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council

Established in 2008, the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council (ERIEC), is an industry-led, not-for-profit organization dedicated to ensuring immigrants are welcomed and participate in the economy to their full potential. ERIEC focuses on t...

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