Supporting Environmental Organizations in 2014

We’re launching new initiatives to support and strengthen nonprofits in Alberta   Alberta Ecotrust has three primary program focuses: grantmaking, capacity building and collaboration for environmental action. Our goal is that Ecotrust investments help environmental nonprofits more effectively deliver programs and projects that result in…

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ENVIRONMENT LETHBRIDGE LAUNCHES

New organization aims to support municipal sustainability Last month we were excited to support the launch of Environment Lethbridge, a new organization committed to municipal sustainability in our southern neighbour. Environment Lethbridge aims to support municipal policy development and the implementation of environmental initiatives within…

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PROTECTING WILDLIFE ON HIGHWAY 3

Long term investment in the Crowsnest Pass creates change What is the value of an Ecotrust grant? In the short term, even the smallest of grants can create the opportunity for change. In the long term, it may change entire communities and how we interact…

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ANNOUNCING FALL GRANTEES

Grant Review Committee funds nine new projects in Alberta Twice a year, our partners on the Grant Review Committee meet to discuss, deliberate, and ultimately fund important environmental projects across Alberta. Composed of representatives of our corporate partners, and members of the Alberta environmental non-profit…

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Grant Program Update

The Alberta Ecotrust Board of Directors and staff have been hard at work looking at the Alberta Ecotrust model and programs. We are exploring a number of opportunities to increase our own impacts as an important environmental grantmaker, capacity builder and convener. We need just…

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