Walk for Water



EMPLOYMENT AT SOPAR (One full time position to be filled by September 22 2014)

Title:  Communications Officer

Closing date: September 14 2014

E-mail your application with an introductory letter and CV to shobha@sopar.ca

Candidates who submit their application will receive an e-mail confirmation, however only short-listed candidates will be contacted.


Read SOPAR's 2013-14 Annual Report here


Get off the beaten track and witness the work done because of your support by participating in our Solidarity Trip. Contact us for more information!


Richard Rochefort talks about his experience with the CDD internship in India: Click to watch!



The Walk for Water that unites Canada & India is in its 3rd edition and is here to stay.
See media coverage: click here
Info on the campaign:  click here



January 2013 - High School students from Bayridge Secondary School in India! Visit their blog about their trip to Bala Vikasa.


May 31 2012 - Angèle Gingras, SOPAR Founder, receives Ordre de Gatineau Award.
For more details visit the media coverage in Le Droit and La Revue

24 April 2012 - Article in La Revue "25 questions à Angèle Gingras, lauréate de l'Ordre de Gatineau"


Canadians get active!
Our work promotes international cooperation
and encourages Canadians, young and old, to
participate actively in the development of their society
and the world. Our activities educate Canadians
about issues of international development while
providing opportunities for travel and acts of solidarity.


Our Work in India
Since 1977, our mission has been to support
community development in India, more specifically
in the State of Andhra Pradesh. Our approach
is to help people help themselves by using the
assets and resources of communities to effect
lasting change.
Youth Changing the World!
An educational program that offers thousands of young
Canadians an extraordinary international cooperation experience!



Activities in Canada Our work in India Children Changing the World