• The Power of One

    You just have to change your world & the rest will follow. Tom Jackson

    Each year, youth Make Art! Make Friends! and Make a Difference! when they participate in the week-long SummerScapes stay camp at Red Deer College. Rotary Athabasca Youth Development Association proudly sponsors two or three youth to attend and learn more about being creative and expressing... Read more »

  • I am happy to report that Robert and Stephanie Denton returned to Nova Scotia early Christmas Eve. There were more points donated than strictly could be used to fly them home, but points can also be used to buy home essentials, which they will need, so not a single Aeroplan point will go to... Read more »

  • Goal Reached!!!

    We reached our goal of 300,000 Miles :)

    Thank you so much to everyone who donated miles. We were able to reach our goal with 5 days to spare!  This means that Aeroplan kicked in the last 10% of the goal (30,000 Miles)!  This will allow us to fly 20 of our cast and crew to northern BC for the shoot. The donation page... Read more »

  • African leaders are sharing their expertise, thanks to Aeroplan Miles!

    The Stephen Lewis Foundation launched its groundbreaking speaker series, the Ask Her Talks, with crucial support from Aeroplan’s member donations program. Thus far, this innovative initiative has brought ten knowledgeable, dynamic, and informed African women experts to Canada to... Read more »

  • "The Community Hall was transformed into a Veterinary Hospital"

    In February 2015, the Canadian Animal Assistance Team (CAAT) was invited to the community of Bella Bella, a remote community on Campbell Island, in British Columbia.   The Community does not have veterinary services readily accessible due to their remote location.   The... Read more »

  • Happy Everything!

    Happy holidays from our pod to yours!

    This may have been our most exciting, successful year yet, and we could not have accomplished our goals without you. Thank you for all of your support. Our co-founder, Erin, successfully completed her PhD on the Pacific white-sided dolphins shown here. Rob won a Pew Fellowship in Marine... Read more »

  • Sound is as important to whales as vision is to humans

    Sound is as important to whales as vision is to humans. Most of our research on ocean noise identifies problem areas:  places where marine wildlife are exposed to high levels of noise.  Our latest work identifies "opportunity sites" -- places with many animals, but... Read more »

  • From Bathings Suits to Sweatshirts!

    Why switch from bathing suits to sweat shirts??? The Canadian Animal Assistance Team (CAAT) journeyed to Northwestern British Columbia this past June to provide veterinary services to animals in two First Nations communities.     A team of Ontario and BC technicians,... Read more »

  • BVR first equine sanctuary in Canada to be verified by GFAS

    Bear Valley Rescue Society of Alberta is the First Canadian Equine Rescue Verified by the Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (Sundre, AB, Canada) – The Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries (GFAS), the only globally recognized organization providing standards for identifying... Read more »

  • Giving your miles to FPK helps Kids become leaders!

    This note from a Kid in our programs helps you see the impact you can have with your contributions! You create a space for Kids to become Agents of Change, giving them a chance to make a difference in their community while building confidence, leadership and awareness of themselves and... Read more »