Canadian Citizenship Week concludes in Nation’s Capital
The National Gallery of Canada opened its doors to new Canadians on May 26, 2023 for an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony. While candidates received their Canadian citizenship, they could see Parliament Hill through the grand windows in the Gallery.
Pier 21 in Halifax Holds Citizenship Ceremony
Sharing stories of immigration across Canada, the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 sets an empowering backdrop for one of ICC’s Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony. On May 30, 2023, we were able to host roundtable discussions, have special guests perform and speak – all in celebration of the new citizens.
New Citizens in Winnipeg Connect with Performers
New Citizens were able to celebrate their Canadian citizenship surrounded by the unique aircraft on display at the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada. On May 26, 2023, ICC continued Citizenship Week as we hosted an incredible ceremony filled with love, joy and excitement.
Toronto Newcomer Day Hosts Citizenship Ceremony
Toronto Newcomer Day is an annual event that celebrates the diverse communities in Toronto. There is no better day to hold an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony than alongside this event at Toronto City Hall.
Citizenship Week Begins with Saskatoon Citizenship Ceremony
The Ukrainian Museum of Canada welcomed candidates on May 24, 2023 for an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Presiding Official Dr. Bill Waiser administered the oath of citizenship and celebrated 40 individuals from 6 countries as Canadian citizens.
New Citizens Celebrate Personal Journeys in Calgary
As we celebrate the incredible contributions made by Canadians of Asian heritage throughout the month of May, there is no better place to host an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony than at the Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre in Alberta. On May 16, 2023, ICC welcomed new citizens and their guests into a beautiful space that fosters multiculturalism.
Edmonton Ceremony Lifts Up New Citizens
On May 11, 2023, ICC celebrated National Nursing Week! Nurses hold courage and commitment in their hearts. This is a quality they share with many people working towards Canadian citizenship. ICC celebrated these courageous individuals becoming Canadians at the Foundry Room in Edmonton, Alberta on this day in an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony.
New Citizens in Montreal Join the Collective Canadian Story
The National Film Board of Canada stood as the venue for ICC’s latest Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony. On May 4, 2023, new Canadians took the oath of citizenship in a space that values storytelling.
Commissioner Margaret Thom Speaks at Citizenship Ceremony
This ceremony had an esteemed selection of special guests including, Commissioner Margaret Thom. Commissioner Thom spoke on the impact of Indigenous culture has in Canada after leading everyone present in the taking of the oath of citizenship.
New Citizens Create Homes and Build Futures in Canada
With spring beginning, the feelings of newness and rejuvenation surround us all. As new citizens enter this ceremony, they are able to prepare for the opportunities that lie ahead of them as Canadians.
New Canadian Citizens Celebrated in Vancouver
While discussing the importance of the day, new Canadians share excitement about the number of civic responsibilities they are now granted. This is especially important because it ensures the protection of democracy at all levels of government.
ICC’s Roundtable Discussions Connects New Citizens
The ICC was fortunate to celebrate new Canadians during an Enhanced Citizenship Ceremony on March 14, 2023, in Montréal, Québec. At the Espace pour La Vie (Montreal’s Space for Life), guests are able to fully experience nature throughout the entire year.