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Green commemorative events
Commemorative events provide an opportunity for citizens and non-profits to raise awareness about the environment and build community. There are many ways to get involved: volunteer, raise awareness through social media and discussion, and attend the events.
The Community Climate Hubs (CCH) program recognizes and believes in the power of citizens and grassroots community-led action in building social movements that propel municipalities forward to implement climate justice-focused policies, and works to empower and connect these citizens and grassroots groups across municipalities together through the Community Climate Hub model and overarching Hub network.
Peg City Car Co-op’s mission is to provide a safe, reliable and inclusive carsharing program. It aims to fulfill the demand for carsharing by providing a practical and appealing transportation solution.
The Winnipeg Trails Association is a coalition of volunteer trail builders and trail users who work on trail development and connectivity in Winnipeg for the benefit and enjoyment of all Manitobans and visitors to our province.
Green Action Centre promotes greener and better living by sharing practical solutions and advocating for change. Green Action Centre’s primary areas of work are green commuting, composting and waste reduction, sustainable living and resource conservation.
Manitoba Eco-Network is a non-profit organization that promotes positive environmental action, facilitates environmental awareness, and expands community connections through education, facilitation, and celebration.
MEJC is an alliance of Manitoban community groups and individual supporters committed to defending the lands, air, and waters in Manitoba by working to reclaim and protect the environment while promoting social justice in the energy sector.
The Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA) is a non-profit, public interest organization established in 1970 to use existing laws to protect the environment and to advocate environmental law reforms.
The Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society (CPAWS) is Canada’s only nationwide charity dedicated solely to the protection of public land and water, and ensuring parks are managed to protect the nature within them.
CIER is a national First Nation directed environmental non-profit charitable organization. It works in partnership with Indigenous nations to support and build sustainable Indigenous communities and protect lands and waters.
CCL Canada is a non-profit advocacy organization focused on creating the political will for a livable planet and to empowering people to claim their political and personal power. Since 2010, it has focused on lobbying for a carbon fee and dividend.
Ecojustice tackles Canada’s toughest environmental challenges. Since 1990, Ecojustice lawyers have represented community groups, non-profits, First Nations, and individual Canadians on the frontlines of the fight for environmental justice.
The Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) helps take care of forests and the people and wildlife who call them home. So you can keep your life full of forest products while keeping our forests full of life.
MiningWatch Canada is a pan-Canadian initiative supported by environmental, social justice, Indigenous and labour organisations from across the country. It addresses the need for a co-ordinated public interest response to the threats to public health, water and air quality, fish and wildlife habitat, and community interests.
The Nature Conservancy of Canada leads and inspires others to join us in creating a legacy for future generations by conserving important natural areas and biological diversity across all regions of Canada.
Pollution Probe is one of Canada’s longest-serving and most respected environmental organizations. It works in partnership with industry and government to develop practical solutions for shared environmental challenges.
At its heart, Sierra Club Canada Foundation is a grassroots organization with a “think globally, act locally” philosophy, and members are encouraged to actively contribute to environmental causes that engage or inspire them, in a capacity that best suits their capabilities.