The Blog

Students Helping Students

On Thursday November 13th, Pure Art Co-Founders Brigitte & Robert McKinnon travelled to Kingston, Ontario to visit some of our youngest supporters at École Secondaire Marie-Rivier. For the past 5 years, these high school students have been committed to selling the...

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Our Third Medical Dispensary: Phase 1

In June 2014, the Pure Art Foundation unveiled Phase One of our third medical dispensary in the district of Manantay in Pucallpa, a Peruvian Amazon city. Part 1 of a three phase initiative to bring health, education & sustainability to this community, this new...

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Schools Team Up with the Pure Art Foundation

This past week, the Pure Art Foundation was honoured to receive a donation from a group of students at Birchwood Elementary in Saint-Lazare, Quebec. Initiated by their dedicated teacher, Julie Bélanger, these Grade 3 students, seen above, presented Pure Art Founder,...

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The Vibrant Colours of Mom

In honor of moms around the world, we’ve selected some of our favorite Pure Art photos of the strong, beautiful, vibrant mothers we’ve encountered along the way. When it comes to motherhood, resilience, resourcefulness, & absolute dedication can be found across...

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A Humbling Honour for Pure Art

What a whirlwind the last few weeks have been! Returning from our 2014 trip to Peru in the last week of March, Co-Founder Brigitte and the rest of the Pure Art team were thrilled to discover that, through the incredible support of all our voters, Brigitte had been...

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PERU 2014: A Third Medical Dispensary to Serve 15,000

One of the primary goals of this year’s trip to Peru was the planning and construction of a third medical dispensary, servicing 15 000 people, in the slums of Pucallpa. This project will be executed in three phases and will provide a multifaceted resource to the...

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