The Village is committed to being the conduit for shared learning and balanced living, as well as a catalyst for vibrant community engagement on all levels.



Who Are We? 

The Village is a multifaceted facility, which will operate from the approximate 42,230 square foot building in the Brentwood area of Calgary that was previously inhabited by the Rocky Mountain College. 

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Our Founders

Photo Credit: ms.akr

Photo Credit: ms.akr

As Bill Daryton, CEO a, chair and founder of Ashoka said “Social entrepreneurs are not content just to give a fish or teach how to fish. They will not rest until they have revolutionized the fishing industry.” And that’s been the story of  of The Village’s founders – sister team of Jitka Smuszko and Lenka Popplestone over the past 20 years.

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Our Community

The Village will fulfill a vital social, spiritual, wellness and academic need for the residents of NW Calgary and will bring the community together by combining multiple amenities within one location. 

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