• 360,000 miles buys $3000.00 worth of building materials.

    Today we redeemed some of the Aeroplan Miles donated by so many wonderful people from all over!  Three thousand dollars worth of Home Hardware Gift Cards have been ordered that will purchase materials to build new fencing and help get started on the Seniors Facility expansion. ... Read more »

  • Thank you!

    During our March 2 to 8 matching week, hundreds of dedicated supporters helped us surpass our goal of raising one million Aeroplan Miles. In fact, by the end of the week, an astonishing 1.8 million miles had been donated by amazing Aeroplan members like you! With Aeroplan’s generous... Read more »

  • Protecting whales by keeping the ocean quiet

    We are thrilled to announce that our co-founder, Dr Rob Williams, has won one of five prestigious Pew Fellowships in Marine Conservation.  He will use the award to fund field work to explore effects of ocean noise on whales, dolphins, fish and ocean health.  He will also build... Read more »

  • Keep on going....

    "You're never a loser until you quit trying!"

    Hi All, I wanted to share some updates with you. Thank you again for your help on donating miles to my charity. I've been able to attend another world cup and guess what...successully raised my ranking to be considered for the PAN American Games in Toronto this summer!... Read more »

  • 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 »