Ramadan Mubarak!

This evening at sundown marks the beginning of the month of Ramadan. Muslims in Canada and around the world will embark on a month-long journey of fasting, prayer and personal reflection. For those observing the month of Ramadan, it is a time to appreciate our material comforts and to help ... Full Article

Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case

Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case The Governor General’s Awards in Commemoration of the Persons Case honour outstanding Canadians who have enhanced the quality of life for women and girls and advanced gender equality in Canada. They are celebrated each year to ... Full Article

Celebrate National Nursing Week – May 7-13th!

Thank you to all the nurses across our country for the tremendous work you do everyday! This week is all about you! In 1971, the International Council of Nurses (ICN) designated May 12, the birthday of nursing pioneer Florence Nightingale, as International Nurses Day. In 1985, CNA members ... Full Article

Celebrating Jewish Heritage Month

For the first time ever, Canadians are able to celebrate Jewish Heritage Month on a national scale. Spearheaded by Conservative Senator, Linda Frum, Canada adopted the Canadian Jewish Heritage Month Act on March 28, 2018. Previously recognized only in Ontario, this act allows us to reflect upon ... Full Article