Adopt a School Recent News

Schools across Canada are inspiring a love of reading in their students. Check in here for amazing stories from participating schools!

Shopping Day!

St. Agnes School November 30, 2017

Mrs Gallipeau and I left early Tuesday, November 28, 2017 for their book shopping trip in Swift Current, Saskatchewan.  Jenny and Jennel at Coles in the Wheatland Mall welcomed us with open arms, big smiles, and LOTS of book selections!  In the beginning, with lists created by our stude...


Riverview School November 28, 2017

Thank you so very much for choosing Riverview School as a $10,000 #GivingTuesday recepient! The cheers from students following the announcement I made over the intercom system this afternoon gave me chills and is something I will never forget ❤️📚❤️

Thank you for your support!

Belmead School November 03, 2017

Belmead students will be thrilled with the new books that you have bought for them. You have raised $270 for Belmead library. Often these books are the only books that our students have access to. Your support is greatly appreciatd!

Thank you supporters / Merci de votre appui

École Pierre Elliott Trudeau Elementary School November 03, 2017

Dear Parents, Teachers, and Supporters   On behalf of Puerre Elliott Trudeau School, we thank you for contributing to Indigo Adopt a School 2017.  We are happy to announce a successful campaign which raised another $3310 towards fulfilling school's needs in books.  We couldn't ha...

We won the $2500.00!!!

St. Agnes School October 20, 2017

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you to all of you who bought books, wrote a story, and who voted on Kirsten Downey's story.  Because of your support we won the Adopt a School Story Contest which awarded us $2500.00 for our library!!!  In total we have raised over 440 books... that is more t...

Thank You

Dutch Settlement Elementary School October 19, 2017

I would like thank everyone for their support with our Adopt-a-School this year. We surpassed the amounts raised in previous years.

Thanks for your support!

James Short Memorial October 17, 2017

Thank you to everyone who supported our school during the 2017 Adopt-a-School Campaign. This year, we raised $5,694.36 for new books at James Short Memorial. This money will go a long way toward building great classroom libraries! We are very grateful for your support.

Thank you for all the support!

Picture Butte High School October 17, 2017

Words cannot express how excited and proud I am of all the support given to our school through this initiative. I thought our goal of 200 books raised was going to be tough, but we were able to get up to 312! That is truly amazing! Thank you to all the in-store donations, stories shared online, o...


Queen Charlotte Intermediate School October 17, 2017

  A HUGE THANK YOU to the Indigo Love of Reading campaign and all our supporters! We were delighted to get the news yesterday that we won the grand prize draw and will be able to keep our shelves stocked this year. Our school wishlist is already four pages long--- and that's just since Se...

Thank you, Indigo!

Confederation Park Community School October 16, 2017

Thank you so much, Indigo, for your amazing gift of reading for our students. We just found out that we have also been awarded $500 for our Story, and we so appreciate your generosity in sharing the love of reading with our kids. Indigo at Circle and Eighth you rock! Thank you to all of those who...

Thank you! Thank you!

Notre Dame School October 16, 2017

Thank you Indigo Love of Reading Foundation! The Adopt a School program finished on October 8 and we are excited to announce we earned 521 new books for our school. We also won an additional $500 for Miss Chamulka's Story Contest entry. Thank you so much to staff, family, friends and students who...

Adopt a School Story Contest Winner!

Riverview School October 16, 2017

 I am so excited to share this exciting news … Riverview School finished 4th in the Adopt a School voting with 189 hearts, and has now been selected as the grand prize winner of the Manitoba Adopt a School Story Contest! The Indigo Adopt a School Team is thrilled to be able to award ...

Over $3000 Raised!

St. Joseph School October 16, 2017

What an exciting fundraiser!  With the help of our partner store, Indigo Dalhousie, we raised over $3000 for our Learning Commons.  Our students and teachers have already created book wish lists, and we've moved on to brainstorming maker space ideas.  A huge thank you goes out to e...

We did it! Top Five!

Queen Charlotte Intermediate School October 13, 2017

We are so, so SO excited to be in the top five for our province, and already have a giant shopping list of books that we want for our library.   Thank you to Indigo for once again showing how much you care about literacy across Canada!

WOW, thanks St Mark community and Indigo!

St Mark Catholic Elementary School October 13, 2017

Along with your donations and book credit accumulated through story sharing, Indigo has contributed an additional 5 books from Facebook support, and we received 4 more books for profile updates.  We are sitting at a total of 52 books, or $520.00 right now.  WOW!!  Thanks ...

WOW, thanks St Bernadette suporters and Indigo!

St Bernadette Catholic Elementary School October 13, 2017

Along with your donations and book credit accumulated through story sharing, Indigo has contributed an additional 5 books from Facebook support, and we received 4 more books for profile updates.  We are sitting at a total of 38 books, or $380.00 right now.  WOW!!  Thanks every...


McCammon Traditional Elementary October 11, 2017

Thank you Everyone!  Wow, what an amazing campaign!  We collected more than 20 stories, and so many generous donations on line and in the Chilliwack Coles store.  The staff and students are so excited about all the new books we will be purchasing.  As well, it appears that Mr....

Thanks for all the support!

Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School October 11, 2017

Thanks for all the generous donations, fabulous stories and all the votes.  Thanks to everyone who shared Kaitlin's story with parents, friends, family, fellow collegues at OCSB to get the votes to get in the top 5!  Thanks so much to Indigo Love of Reading for giving a small yet deserv...

Thank you Indigo/Chapters!

St. Benedict School October 11, 2017

St. Benedict School has earned 142 new books for our library PLUS $500 to purchase another 50!!! We were a little down that we were not adopted this year but this just totally makes up for it! We realized that we were blessed last year to be adopted by Edmonton South Common Indigo/Chapters! We ar...

Thank you from St. Boniface

St. Boniface October 11, 2017

Thank you everyone for the wonderful donations of books to our school library, I know that our students are avid readers and having to choose new books will keep the love of reading growing.