Cover of the Annual Report 2022-23

Annual Report 2022–23

By sharing our stories, we help to unite Canadians from coast to coast.

Our Vision, Our Mission, Our Belief

The importance of understanding ourselves by examining our history has been an anchoring belief of Canada’s History Society. Established in 1994 through the generous support of the Hudson’s Bay Company History Foundation, we bring relevance and awareness to our nation’s diverse past, illuminating the people, places, and events that unite us as Canadians.

The Governor General’s History Awards

Canada’s most prestigious history prize celebrates the achievements of history teachers, scholars, authors, community groups, and museums. Learn more about the Governor General’s Awards for Excellence in History.

Staff and Stakeholders

Board of Directors

The historians, publishing professionals and business leaders who offer stewardship and valuable industry insight.

Staff Listing

Located across the country, this is the dedicated team behind your favourite Canada’s History programs and publications.

Donors and Supporters

As a registered charity, Canada’s History is strengthened and sustained through charitable gifts of every size. We depend on the generosity of our donors to help us share our diverse stories with more Canadians.

You can play a role in connecting Canadians through our shared past.


We highlight our nation’s diverse past by telling stories that illuminate the people, places, and events that unite us as Canadians, and by making those stories accessible to everyone through our free online content.


Canada’s History is a registered charity that depends on contributions from visitors like you to share inspiring and informative stories with students and citizens of all ages.


Any amount helps — your support makes all the difference. Thank you! 

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Join the Editor's Circle

Take your passion for history to a new level and join the 2024 Editor’s Circle today. With your annual contributions of $500 or more, you can help us ensure that Canada’s diverse and memorable past is shared with everyone everywhere.

Make history in the company of Adventurers

Join a powerful collective of Canada’s History most generous contributors and commit your passion and resources to strengthen educational and youth programs, build historical connections among diverse Canadian communities, and embrace powerful storytelling.

Welcome to the Legacy Giving Circle

Leave a gift in your will and fund extraordinary work that unites generations, strengthens historical ties, and drives forward vital educational, youth and award programs that will extend a lifetime of historical storytelling.

You could win a free book!

Sign up for any of our newsletters and be eligible to win one of many book prizes available.