From neighbourhood-scale social programs to national conservation efforts, our projects are doing some of the most innovative charitable work in Canada.
Supporting collaborative, science-based marine planning initiatives in BC.Photo by Vera Bogaerts
Serving the needs of Canada’s diverse community of water stewards in efforts to ensure all waters are clean and flowing across the country.
Convening decision makers and civil society to address Canadian freshwater security issues from policy development to access to safe drinking water.
Advancing marine planning in BC by supporting a collaborative First Nation and BC Provincial governments driven, science-based and stakeholder involved process on the North Coast of BC.
Conducting research on marine mammals in BC to estimate animal abundance and the impacts of human activities.Photo by Jared Towers
Encouraging long-term protection for marine and land based animals on BC's coast through research, education and public awareness.
Promoting fair and safe food systems that protect our health, livelihoods, food and environment.
Promoting healthy farmlands in Ontario including helping to keep farms in active production by supporting new farmers.
Ensuring that fruit grown in Toronto isn’t wasted but is picked, eaten, shared and enjoyed.
Building a just and sustainable food system through research, policy and action related to healthy food and farming.
Coordinating joint implementation of a new collaborative model for sustainability and conservation, signed by 21 forest companies and nine environmental organizations and funders.Photo by Wayne Sawchuk
Working with the BC government, First Nations and industry towards healthy ecosystems and healthy communities in the Great Bear Rainforest.
Creating education and outreach tools and events to motivate young people to be part of the solution to the emerging climate crisis.
Empowering youth with leadership opportunities to make positive changes in their own communities to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Accelerating Canada's transition to a clean-energy society by building bridges between industry, citizens, First Nations and governments to move solutions forward.
Enhancing non-profit effectiveness through board training, access to an executive-in-residence and peer-to-peer management support.
Helping change makers, leaders and activists be more effective leaders of social change through education.
Encouraging young people, through film, to address the changes they envision for a just and sustainable world.
Providing specialized tools and training to nonprofits and working with donors and advisors for a stronger and more resilient environmental sector.
Creating a more informed and connected community engaged in the conservation of BC rivers and awareness around the impacts of proposed developments. Photo by Jennifer Astone
Delivering a science-driven approach to preventing extinctions and protecting island ecosystems.
Bringing together BC's leading environmental groups to develop more effective approaches to advancing environmental policy.
Encouraging conservation-based planning in the transboundary watersheds of Canada and southeast Alaska.