• Our Goal for 2015

    150 Flights in 2015

    In 2014 with your amazing help we made 77 flights happen. Our 2015 goal = 150 more flights, putting us over 225 total flights given across our entire history.  How good is that going to feel when 150 more people get to be there with a loved one?  Read more »

  • Project Wild Thing

    Earth Day Canada went WILD thanks to your generous support!

    This November, Earth Day Canada held a public screening of Project Wild Thing, an entertaining and enlightening documentary about the challenges of getting kids into nature. The screening was held in Toronto. Over 200 excited kids, youth, educators, and community and environmental leaders... Read more »

  • Thanks to your support and the geneorsity of Aeroplan, the Dr. H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Care Foundation has raised a total of 836,639 Aeroplan Miles in support of cancer patients and their families who have to travel as a result of their cancer diagnosis. Last year alone, the Cancer Care... Read more »

  • Work Hard Play Hard Update

    Into the Wild - A Great Success

    2nd  Bramalea Scouts and Venturer Scouts successfully completed our Work Hard Play Hard trip this past July. Eight youth and three leaders spent 19 days in Alaska. They helped with activities, cleared campsites, trails, and activity areas, and yet still had time for white water rafting,... Read more »

  • Through the Aeroplan Beyond Miles program, we were able to fly to Goose Bay in Labrador last week for two performances of Cinderella!  Not only were we able to get to Goose Bay, with the time saved by flying we taught master classes and presented community programming.  If you have... Read more »

  • Unexpected art

    During the summer of 2014, thanks to the generous support of the Aeroplan Beyond Miles program, Earth Day Canada was able to fly world renowned landscape artist, Jean-Paul Ganem from Paris to Montreal for a special collaboration with Earth Day Quebec. On the banks of the... Read more »

  • Engaging EcoChampions

    Launched in 2011, EcoConnexions is an employee engagement program that Earth Day Canada developed and implements in partnership with CN (Canadian National Railway). Together, we engage CN's 24,000 employees to reduce waste, conserve energy and improve housekeeping at CN yards and offices... Read more »

  • Thank you for helping us celebrate our 2014 Hometown Heroes!

    Earth Day Canada's (EDC) 2014 Hometown Heroes Award winners were celebrated by EDC and its partners at EDC's 11th Annual Earth Day Canada Gala on June 11th, 2014 in Toronto. The winners received a custom glass award and were recognized for their inspirational work and leadership in... Read more »

  • Aeroplan Miles helped us bring Richard Louv together with Canadians

    In May 2014, Earth Day Canada helped bring internationally recognized journalist and author, Richard Louv to Toronto for a special presentation about reconnecting children to nature. Sponsored by Toronto French School, Evergreen and Earth Day Canada, Richard delivered a presentation on... Read more »

  • Update to my journey...

    Never stop trying. Never stop believing. Never give up.

    Hi Everyone! Just an update to my journey....because of all your help and support with your donations, I was able to use the miles donated to book a flight to one of the World Cups that will count for the 2016 Olympic Trials! 1 down, 3 to go for 2015! Just when you feel that things... Read more »