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 my kids are going to inherit this relationship.
Dwayne Nashkawa
Anishinabek Territory


It matters to me because we are all treaty people. I hope that through this healing process we will all become more whole.
Lyndsey Fonger
Ontario


It matters to me because when horrific stories of the past are not given space in our public consciousness, they fester and spill into the next generation.
Angelyn


It matters to me because I believe in everyone getting their just deserts. Those who have perpetrated offences should be rehabilitated, and those who have been victimized should be allowed to influence legislation so the act does not recur.
Steven Torresan
Ontario