ILAC Appreciates Staff in Style While Supporting a Good Cause

ILAC is presenting all its teachers and counsellors with brand new jackets featuring the word “Canada” across the front and the ILAC logo on the back.  The stylish jackets are ILAC’s way of showing its appreciation to staff and instructors who have helped make ILAC the most awarded English language school in Canada.

Bernardo Riveros, one of the directors at ILAC, first bought 49 jackets for the marketing team to wear at international events.

“After we had the logo embroidered on the back everyone at the school fell in love with the jackets,” says Bernardo.  “I got in touch with the manufacturer directly and we were able to buy another 300.”

It wasn’t until Bernardo made the second order that he learned that the Mondetta Clothing Company that produces the jackets reflects the ideals and goals of the ILAC Foundation.

Mondetta was started by two families who fled to Canada after being forced out of Uganda almost 40 years ago.  They arrived penniless in Manitoba and experienced first-hand the multiculturalism that made them feel welcome in their new country.  Over the next 25 years, Mondetta adopted a “spirit of unification” and has been advocating for global harmony ever since.

The ILAC Canada jacket is unisex and comes in either black or red.

Today, the Mondetta Charity Foundation (MCF) works in East Africa, specifically Uganda and Kenya, attempting to address problems such as poverty and AIDS. Currently, MCF supports a primary school in the slum of Kamwokya in Kampala and helps finance an orphanage in the coastal town of Lamu, where many children have lost parents to HIV/AIDS.

In the end, ILAC purchased 350 Mondetta jackets that will be handed out to staff and teachers, as well as a select group of agents and partners.

“We wanted to give back to our teachers and staff,” says Bernardo.  “But by doing so we are also supporting an organization that shares the same values as ILAC”.

The Mondetta unisex soccer jackets are made of hand-crafted felt appliqué and feature a Canadian flag patch on the right sleeve.

To learn more about the ILAC Foundation, go to

Enjoy this post? Please share!



22 hours ago

🎓 Dreaming of public college? Let our Pathway Team be your guide! 🌟The application days are back on June 19th!⏰ Hurry! Applications for Fall and Winter terms are open! No fees attached! 💸Apply on the spot, hassle-free!📚Don't miss out, secure your spot now! 🚀Register HERE: ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

6 days ago

ILAC KISS German is here! Our new KISS program is for all the dreamers who want to take advantage of Germany’s great opportunities. We will help you get there by teaching you the language so you can meet program requirements and pass the German language tests. Germany is where you will want to be if you’re looking to change your life. Don’t miss out on all the opportunities Germany has to offer! ILAC’s KISS German programs are designed to equip you with the language skills necessary for a complete German experience.Our dedicated teachers and staff will support you every step of the way, ensuring you are ready to pursue your big dreams in Germany, the gateway to Europe.Our first intake will be on June 10, so hurry up and contact us at [email protected] for more details and to enroll today!#iloveilac #ilackiss #kissgerman #ilackissgerman #germanclasses #onlinegermanclasses ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook

7 days ago

ILAC has been working on some new, fresh KISS program for the dreamers and adventurers… 🛫 🌍 🇩🇪 Stay tuned for all the details coming soon!#iloveilac #ILACKISS #kissgerman #ilackissgerman #comingsoon ... See MoreSee Less
View on Facebook