We are a member organization of the Scandinavian Cultural Centre in Winnipeg and of the Icelandic National League of North America. We are located at the Scandinavian Cultural Centre 764 Erin Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3G 2W4
It is the mission of the Icelandic Canadian Fron to promote and to preserve a healthy, vibrant Icelandic culture and heritage within Canadian society.
In the Icelandic Canadian Fron, our vision is to:
- Develop and to further the aims and objectives of the Icelandic National League.
- Promote the development of good Canadian Citizenship.
- Preserve and to promote the linguistic, literary and cultural heritage of Canadians of Icelandic descent.
- Provide opportunities for the social interaction among the members of the Organization.
- Foster a working relationship with Scandinavians and other ethnic organizations.
- Contribute financially to worthwhile cultural activities.
- Serve as an effective medium through which the Canadian Icelandic community may publicly express its position on relevant issues.
- Serve as a member organization of the Scandinavian Cultural Centre.
- Live our values.
In the Icelandic Canadian Fron, we value:
- The diversity and the uniqueness of all members of the Canadian community.
- A shared common purpose that inspires and strengthens our commitment, responsibility and accountability to each other and to our community.
- Our ties to Iceland and to our Icelandic heritage.
- Our ties to the Scandinavian community in Winnipeg and our commitment to the Scandinavian Centre.
- Vision, innovation, enthusiasm and involvement.