Press Releases

Nov 10, 2009

Veterans from The Memory Project Open Toronto Stock Exchange

Canadian veterans from the Second World War and onwards were invited to open the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) to mark Remembrance Week this morning. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 10, 2009

Me to We Style Supports the Historica-Dominion Institute

This Remembrance Day, Me to We Style will be donating $10 for every t-shirt sold online to The Historica-Dominion Institute’s Memory Project, which encourages veterans to share their stories with young people across Canada. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 09, 2009

Encounters with Canada Focuses on Memory during Canada Remembers Week.

This week Encounters with Canada welcomes 138 students from across the nation to Ottawa for a week that promises to be inspiring, enriching and meaningful. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 05, 2009

The Memory Project Reaches One Million Students

The Memory Project, a program of the Historica-Dominion Institute, will bring together veterans, servicemen and women, students and teachers Toronto, to celebrate the one-millionth young person reached through their national Memory Project initiative. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 05, 2009

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War Launches Remembrance Week Feature Gallery on New Project Website

The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War is showcasing seven veteran stories, in both official languages, to mark each day of Remembrance Week from November 5 to 11 at: www.thememoryproject.com/remembrance. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 31, 2009

Second World War Veterans Gather to Preserve Their Stories at a Special Kelowna Event, Held by The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War

On Saturday, October 31st Okanagan area Second World War veterans will gather at the Okanagan Military Museum to participate in a new nation-wide oral history project. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 29, 2009

The Historica-Dominion Institute Asks Canadians to Take Two Minutes to Remember on November 11

Remembrance Day is a day like no other in Canada. It is an occasion – once a year, every autumn – for Canadians to honour those who have served, and continue to serve, our country. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 02, 2009

WWII Veterans Gather to Preserve Their Stories at Special Montreal Events, Held by The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War

The Historica-Dominion Institute holds a special luncheon event for local veterans to celebrate a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 10, 2009

Second World War Veterans Share their Stories to Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Canada’s Declaration of War

On September 10, 1939 Canada declared war on Germany propelling Canadians into the Second World War. Today seven veterans share their experiences, as part of a national veteran initiative, of where they were when the declaration of war was made. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 08, 2009

Landmark Merger Creates The Historica-Dominion Institute - Canada’s Largest History and Citizenship Organization

The Historica Foundation of Canada and The Dominion Institute are pleased to announce that they have merged to create The Historica-Dominion Institute. This new organization is dedicated to advancing history, citizenship and identity in Canada READ THE FULL STORY HERE

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