Step Up to the Great Canadian Giving Challenge

We need to change the numbers! Less than 3% of donations in Canada support the environment. We hope to inspire Albertans to say YES to charitable giving this June, a time when giving reaches its lowest levels by participating in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge, a joint initiative from CanadaHelps and The…

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Green Economics: A Two-Day Training Intensive for Non Economists

In partnership with the Pembina Institute and the Alberta Green Economy Network, with funding provided by the Peter Gilgan Foundation and Suncor Energy, we look forward to hosting the Sustainability Network for Green Economics: A Two-Day Training Intensive for Non-Economists in Calgary. When: September 20 and…

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We Love Earth

Earth Day is an annual global event. We take part to help raise broad awareness of the environmental priorities Albertans have told us are important to them. We focus on improving and protecting the environment in the critical areas of water, land use and climate change….

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Introducing our Fall 2017 Grantees!

The Fall 2017 Alberta Ecotrust Grantees in our Major Grants category include: Lakekeepers: Expanding Community Based Monitoring Of Alberta’s Lakes This pilot project from Alberta Lake Management Society aims to address the gaps in lake water quality data that exist in many parts of Alberta. Monitoring of…

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Apply Now to the Climate Leadership Program!

On behalf of Next Up, we are so excited to share their long-awaited second iteration of the Alberta-based Climate Leadership Program (CLP)! Alberta Ecotrust supported the first ever CLP cohort in 2016 and we’re ecstatic that we can support the CLP again this year from…

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