German Canadian Congress, Ontario
Deutschkanadischer Kongress, Ontario
German-Canadian Congress (Ont.)

The German-Canadian Congress is an umbrella organization for
German clubs, churches, companies and private individuals who
are interested in and support our goals
Our Mission and Goal is:

    To give Canadians, whose heritage is
    German, a united voice towards  the
    government, the media and the  public at

    To make known the contributions that
    Canadians of German heritage, and others
    who are sympathetic to our cause, have
    made to build our community, province and
    country.  In special cases these persons are
    honoured by receiving the “Heritage Award”
    of the German-Canadian Congress;  

    To meet regularly with representatives of the
    different levels of government and the media
    in order to present the concerns of our

    To have a good relationship and work
    with the German Embassy  in Ottawa and
    with the Consulate General in Toronto;  

    To take a firm stand against unfair
    stereotyping and untrue accusations
    against Canadians of German heritage

    To take a firm stand on protecting the rights
    of the individual person within the laws of
    Canada and the Human Rights Declaration
    of the United Nations;  

    To support clubs, whose cultural background
    is German, in their work to preserve German
    heritage and traditions, and to be a link
    between those clubs;  

    To be an information centre for persons who
    have questions about German-Canadian issues
    regardless where these persons live or where
    they come from;  

    To have representatives in all districts of
    Eastern Canada.  

    Almost 3 Million Canadians consider themselves
    of German Heritage.  

    We invite you to become a Member of the
    German-Canadian Congress (Ont.)  

    We speak for you  

    You can reach us at:  

    German-Canadian Congress, Ontario  

    41 River Road East, Unit B,  
    Kitchener, Ont. N2B 2G3  
    Tel.: (519)-571-8980