• The driest place on earth is now getting water thanks to your help

    Earlier this year, after a visit to Africa thanks to the help of donors to the charity, we partnered with another Canadian charity to ensure that a well could be built in Turkana, in the Horn of Africa, North Kenya. It is a remote location populated by cattle herders. Suffering with... Read more »

  • From now to December 1, please help us to reach our goal of 500,000 Aeroplan Miles in support of cancer patients in Newfoundland and Labrador. Aeroplan Mile donations will contribute to the Patient and Family Support Fund, which assists cancer patients with the burden of costs incurred due to... Read more »

  • Aeroplan miles helped us have our voice heard in Paris.

    The National Trust has used Aeroplan Miles to send a representative to an important meeting in the lead up to COP21 in Paris. The Pocantico Meeting produced the Pocantico Call To Action.  The work done at this advance meeting had a direct impact on the INTO (International... Read more »

  • 150 animals vaccinated and fixed for FREE

    Did you donate miles? You made this happen!! We spent our miles to bring 7 vets to the north and provide a FREE spay/neuter clinic. The vets saw just over 150 animals in 4.5 days. The vets were part of the Chinook Project and flew from Atlantic Veterinary College (PEI) to Iqaluit. We used... Read more »

  • Courtland's Wish

    Courtland. He’s just one of those kids you need to meet for yourself. He lights up a room just by walking into it, and then he gets started talking, and you’re swept away! Diagnosed with Bilateral Dsykinetic Cerebral Palsy, Level III, he has an ataxic gait, (un-steady, wide-based... Read more »

  • Earth Day Canada is in the midst of launching a new initiative called EarthPLAY, the purpose of which is to connect children and youth to nature through unstructured outdoor play. A key component of this is a pilot project with six schools in Toronto, funded by the Ontario Trillium... Read more »

  • Aeroplan miles helped us perform in 9 different provinces

    As we wrap up our 2015-2016 season, we look back fondly to our highly successful run of Sleeping Beauty, our new production made possible by the generous donation from Margaret and David Fountain. In October 2015, we premiered Sleeping Beauty, the 199th original ballet in our... Read more »

  • What a difference a year can make when a community takes animal owners

    In September 2015, the Canadian Animal Assistance Team (CAAT), a registered Canadian charity animal welfare organization, held a spay/neuter clinic in the community of Bella Bella, BC.   Bella Bella is a remote island off the coast of British Columbia that has no access to... Read more »

  • 6-week Western Canada tour, 14 performances of Sleeping Beauty!

    With the generous gift of Aeorplan points, Canada's Ballet Jörgen took Sleeping Beauty on an extended 6-week tour to Western Canada, reaching 14 communities in three different provinces. In each community, young dancers in the local community join us onstage in supporting roles. We... Read more »

  • 200 Flights Given!

    We have hit a major milestone - 200 flights given!

    An incredible milestone. Thank you to the amazing community around us Read more »