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Every year, authors, illustrators, Youtubers, sports figures, and other celebrities inspire Canadian children by participating in our programs across the country. These Champions of learning and imagination believe in equal access to quality education.
Authors and illustrators influence and inspire kids in need every day
The Raptors 905 Winter Warm Up Reading Challenge is one way authors and illustrators engage with children who participate in our programs.

During the Raptors 905 Winter Warm Up Reading Challenge, grade 5/6 students in high needs schools read 7 books in 7 weeks. They handed in reviews, engaged in conversations over Twitter with authors, and grew their reading horizons.