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UPDATE TO OUR GRANTEES ON COVID-19

As you are well aware, we are in the midst of an expanding COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak that has the potential to disrupt both our professional and personal lives. This will likely include much of the work that Alberta Ecotrust is supporting through our grant programs….

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Mark your calendars! 2020 Grant Timelines

Happy New Year everyone! 2020 is upon us and we are ready to bring in a new decade of bold leadership and ambitious action on environmental challenges. We are excited to offer numerous funding opportunities to nonprofit organizations undertaking environmental projects in Alberta this year….

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Everyone is welcome at Alberta Ecotrust!

Alberta Ecotrust has always been a partnership organization but the understanding of who we partner with to invest in solutions to contribute to healthy ecosystems in Alberta has constantly evolved.  We believe there is a role for industry, environmental nonprofits, government, communities and passionate individual…

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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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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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