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Happy Holidays!

Our mission to raise literacy levels by empowering partners to instill in children a life-long love of reading and learning from birth, and to enable free access to books and animation services has been a great success this year – 127 programs located in 85 sites!

As Fraser Hickson ventures into its 135th year of existence we invite you to join in our efforts to ensure early literacy development is a top priority in everyone’s ‘books’ in 2020!

‘Increasing literacy skills in the workforce by an average of 1% would, over time, lead to a 5% increase in GDP, or $54 billion per year, every year, and a 5% increase in productivity. (Literacy Lost: Canada’s Basic Skills Shortfall-2018’ Frontier College)

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Volunteer of the Month – November 2019

Volunteer of the Month – November

Angela Rahaniotis

Angela has been volunteering with since June 2018 and especially enjoys delivering books to our partner sites because she gets to see the enthusiastic response to our program. Angela was previously a patron of the Fraser Hickson and although she was sad to see the library close, she was happy to find it resurrected in its present form as . Angela believes that children should be exposed to books as early as possible. She has this to say to anyone considering volunteering with : “It’s a great opportunity for people who love books and want to see the positive impact they have on early childhood development. Let’s spread the love of reading!”

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3755, Botrel Street, Suite S-102
Montreal, QC H4A 3G8

(514) 872-0517
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