What Library Champions say about the Project

Libraries have a wealth of resources to help newcomers settle, but immigrants aren’t always aware of them. Library Champions, who are all dedicated volunteers, get out into their communities to spread the word about what public libraries have to offer.

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Each time, we would share our stories and feelings with other champions, and that made me feel connected.

May 11, 2018

My training has allowed me to help people register their children up for the local reading club.

Nicole Liu September 12, 2013

It was an amazing opportunity to be involved in my community. This gave me more self-confidence.

May 11, 2018

This opened a wonderful window to me. This is very important for me to successfully build my new life here. I became more confident to face everything through your training.

May 11, 2018

Hear from Library Champions and their Supporters

Every Library Champion has a story to tell! Learn about the people who make a real difference in the community, including where they moved from and how being a Library Champion changed their lives and the lives of other newcomers in their community.