• Aeroplan Miles helped me Go the Extra Mile

    Kristy Tomkinson shares how Aeroplan Mile donations helped her and encourages YOU to donate towards YCI's 2nd Annual "Go the Extra Mile" Campaign.  Read more »

  • YCI staff and volunteers thank our donors

    YCI was accepted into the Aeroplan Beyond Miles program in February 2012, which allowed our supporters to donate Aeroplan Miles to YCI for volunteer and staff travel. In response to the generosity of all those who donated their Aeroplan Miles this past year, we would like to say "thank... Read more »

  • Without the generous donations of Aeroplan Miles, I may not have been

      Everyone has a happy place, somewhere in their mind that they hope to have the privilege to go someday. For me, that place was somewhere in Africa, where I would have the opportunity to educate youth on issues that are important to their livelihood. After a lot of hard work and... Read more »

  • None of this would have been possible without your donations of miles

    Thank you for helping us build ballet audiences from coast to coast with your donations. During our 25thAnniversary Season, we brought our brand new production of Swan Lake to communities in Ontario, British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan,Québec, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, and... Read more »

  • We were able to document the great work happening there.

    100,000 generously donated miles helped us bring videographer Randy Cole to the Kenyan village of Kithuia to document the wonderful environmental and educational changes happening there thanks to the Tonembee Association! Solar cookers and fireless baskets have significantly lowered... Read more »

  • Where are the miles going?

    Take a peek at where your miles are going!

    First of all, a big Thank You to everyone who has generously donated their miles to help The Latitude Project. We wanted to give you an update of how the miles have been used so far.    80,000 miles - a round trip flight for both Alanna and Jennifer Tynan, co-presidents of... Read more »

  • 2012 Success Story

    Going Beyond Miles in 2012...for youth development

    The Beyond Miles Charitable Pooling program helped the Rotary Athabasca Youth Development Association raise funds and go beyond in supporting youth in many ways in 2012. Two Athabasca youth enjoyed remarkable learning experiences in the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Program, and another was... Read more »

  • I’ve discovered who I am on these trips

      “Volunteering abroad is an amazing, cultivating and beautiful experience that has taught me the meaning of humanity. It is not just about helping others but also about being taught to help and to live. I’ve discovered who I am on these trips thanks to some amazing... Read more »

  • Adam Pennell in China

    It was absolutely amazing, and I have nothing but glowing reviews

      Adam Pennell, student at the Faculty of Law - Common Law Section, and other uOttawa students travelled to China traveled to Beijing in late June 2012 to volunteer in the Tshinghua English Summer Camp. After a brief onsite orientation session, he began his volunteer work. His days... Read more »

  • We were able to hold our 4th G(irls)20 Summit with your help

    With the assistance of Aeroplan and our contributors we were able to hold our 4th G(irls)20 Summit.  The Summit focused on the need to economically empower girls and women around the world.  The Communique was presented to the Russian Sherpa who committed to sharing it  with... Read more »