Why Support Environmental Causes?

There has been much written about how giving to others can have an amazing positive effect on our feeling of wellbeing.  The giving season can bring a lot of joy but it can also feel deeply overwhelming. There are so many causes that need (and…

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Welcome FortisAlberta

Alberta Ecotrust is thrilled to welcome FortisAlberta to our community!  As a new Patron of Alberta Ecotrust, FortisAlberta joins the growing number of corporate supporters from a range of sectors partnering with Alberta Ecotrust to support the people and projects actively addressing Alberta’s most pressing…

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Beyond This or That: Building New Energy Narratives

In a conversation dominated by polarizing voices during a week of global discussion about climate change, Alberta Ecotrust invites industry, nonprofit and government leaders to explore new energy narratives that highlight both innovation and collaboration.   Join energy journalist Markham Hislop (Energi.media) and a cross-sectoral…

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Working (and Learning) Together

The relationship Alberta Ecotrust’s Visionary Partners have with the people and projects they support through the Environmental Grant Program doesn’t end with the funding cheque.   Each of our Visionary Partners participate actively in stewarding the projects they collectively support. Project stewards often team up…

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Meet the 2019 CitiesIPCC Legacy Research Grant Program Recipients

The CitiesIPCC Legacy Research Grant Program is a natural extension of Alberta Ecotrust’s partnership with the City of Edmonton and its Change for Climate initiative. With a diverse committee of subject matter experts from academia, consulting firms, environmental nonprofits, and government, the CitiesIPCC Legacy Research…

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