Northern National Event
It Matters to Me

If it Matters to You, take a look around this website once you've secured your Twibbon. Here you'll find all kinds of examples of ways to make Reconciliation a reality for you, your community and for all of Canada. We'll also keep you updated on events happening across the country where Canadians like you can bear witness in a personal way to the shared truth, history and legacy of the Residential School system.

READ WHY IT MATTERS TO OTHERS LIKE YOU!

It matters to me because residential school history and legacy are Canadian issues and only together can we heal this great land.
Jeanette
Nova Scotia


It matters to me because I have children and nobody has the right to take THEM away from ME. How did we ever think it was OK to do it to others? It's never OK. It never was and now we are all affected whether we want to admit it or not.
Susan
Ottawa


It matters to me because it is a part of our share Canadian history.
Mark
Ontario


It matters to me because my children matter and all children deserve to grow up safe, with their families and with pride in their own unique culture and identity.
Julie
Ontario