In 2013, the Winnipeg-based independent airline Perimeter Aviation offered Books With Wings a significant discount on shipping costs within Manitoba. Thanks to their generosity, we have been able to send even greater numbers of books to children on reserves in remote parts of this province. Perimeter continues to work with us today in 2015, and …Read more..
We’d like to extend an enormous thank you to Ms. Werb’s Grade 3/4 students at Whitchurch Highlands Public School in Stouffville for their extremely generous book donation. The children selected the books themselves from the Scholastic catalogue and they made some fantastic choices. Clearly, you all have very good taste! We’ll soon be sending the …Read more..
Once again, we would like to thank First Book Canada for providing us with several hundred excellent new books for our schools. We are so grateful for your continued support. We would also like to thank Rakesh Tripathi and the children of TMS School in Toronto for holding a second book drive for Books With …Read more..
We would like to express our deepest gratitude to the Manitoba-based independent airline, Perimeter Aviation. Perimeter has generously offered us a significant shipping discount on everything we send to our First Nations communities within Manitoba. This means that we will be able to deliver even more books to the children in these communities. On behalf of all the kids who will benefit from …Read more..
We are extremely grateful to First Book Canada and TD Bank who have just awarded Books With Wings a generous grant for the First Book Canada Marketplace. Our first order of 100 brand new books is currently making its way to one of our partner schools in Manitoba, and we will be placing another in …Read more..
The summer is a quiet time for us as the schools we work with are all closed for the vacation period. However, this doesn’t mean that we stop working away, especially when we have such enthusiastic supporters! We’d particularly like to thank the Toronto children (and their parents) who used their summer birthday parties to …Read more..
We are very grateful to Rakesh Tripathi and to the children of TMS School in Toronto, whose book drive resulted in 315 brand new books being donated to Books With Wings! We would also like to thank the librarians at Crescent School in Toronto for their recent generous book donation. These books will soon be …Read more..
We are extremely grateful to Scholastic Canada for a very generous book donation, as well as their offer of a significant discount on a large number of their titles. Many, many thanks for your support. Thank you to Paula Banks of Catchlight Canada Photography for photo permissions.Read more..
We are thrilled to acknowledge a substantial grant from the Dreamcatcher Fund, a charitable foundation which supports First Nations children through projects in arts, education, health and sport. We are so grateful for this generous support. For more on the Dreamcatcher Fund, please visit their website at www.dcfund.ca. Thank you to Paula Banks of Catchlight …Read more..
Welcome to our brand new website! In this section, we will keep you informed of the latest news about our supporters, our fundraising efforts and most importantly, the children and their brand new books. We are extremely grateful to all who have supported us so far. A very special thank you goes to Ian Shell-Macleod …Read more..