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Welcome to A Rocha

In an environmental context often characterized by fear and paralysis, A Rocha is bringing hope through care of both people and places. We are preserving sensitive habitats and threatened species, growing organic food and feeding people living on low income, inspiring school children and training young people. A Rocha is changing the way people treat the earth.

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Big News at A Rocha

February 26th, 2018|

A new president is in the future Markku Kostamo has led A Rocha Canada since its founding in 2001.  In early years he was the Executive Director and, after a 2014 re-structuring to [...]

Winter Wandering, Wondering

January 18th, 2018|

By Fred Bunnell Barefoot on ice The fool ducks were standing on the ice in their bare feet. I’ve done that, coming out of a sauna. I don’t recommend it. Walking through [...]

The best ‘thank you’ I’ve ever said

December 21st, 2017|

By Christie Goode, VP Advancement There are moments in life when it is a privilege to hear certain words. There are other moments when it is a privilege to speak certain [...]