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Press Releases

YWCA thanks ICE for donating books to low-income families with diverse needs in Vancouver.
Feb. 25, 2016

We are saddened by the loss Iain Marrs, our good friend and longtime volunteer. He was brilliant and kind; a wonderful man.
Sep. 25, 2015

ICE has donated 100 books to the Richmond Christmas Fund in BC. A picture of one of our books is shown with one of the Richmond volunteers in the article in The Richmond Review by Mathew Hoekstra.
Dec. 10, 2014

Canadian newspaper praises teaching stories for children, calling them “rich in characters, plots and imagery”.
Feb. 16, 2013

National group of concerned citizens runs a story about ICE’s work to bridge the alarming literacy gap in Canada.
December, 2012

The best stories for children , which recently appeared in the Belleville Intelligencer, explores the benefits of Hoopoe Books' teaching stories.
June 23, 2012

Family of Late Poet PK Page Creates Book Fund to Promote Children’s Literacy
July 9, 2010

An Intimate Tribute to PK Page – A Private Fundraiser for the Institute for Cross-Cultural Exchange
March 30, 2010

Canadian Charity Tackles Illiteracy with Huge Book Donation of Children’s Stories from the Middle East
February 9, 2010