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Live Green, Give Green 2009 — Support Alberta Ecotrust!

Not long ago you received an invitation to join us in supporting the many caring Albertans who work to protect Alberta's precious natural assets — its fresh water, clean air, and world-renowned wilderness and wildlife. As those of you who have accepted our invitation already know, a donation to our Live Green, Give Green! campaign is a terrific way to feel good by doing good. Read more »

Posted December 21, 2009 by Anonymous

Young Environmental Stewards Grants

25 Jan 2010 (All day)

Are you, or someone you know, between the ages of 16-29 who has a great idea on how to improve the environment in Alberta?

If YES, then you are eligible to apply for a grant of up to $5,000 to bring your idea to life, and make a lasting difference in your community.

If YES, visit for more information and deadlines to apply. Read more »

Posted December 10, 2009 by Anonymous

Live Green, Give Green 2009 - Support Alberta Ecotrust

Did you know that only 4% of Albertans make charitable donations to the environment? Alberta Ecotrust raises money from caring individuals who believe that a healthy environment is the foundation of a healthy community. The money is then invested in people who protect:

1. Our supply of clean, fresh water

There are presently over 200 groups led by volunteers that are protecting and managing rivers, creeks, lakes and wetlands in our Alberta communities. Read more »

Posted November 20, 2009 by Anonymous

Alberta Ecotrust Community Grants

15 Oct 2009 (All day)

Do you work for an under-resourced grassroots environmental group?

Are you a volunteer-driven group that needs support for your activities?

Are you engaged in work that directly or indirectly benefits Alberta's environment?

If so, then consider applying for a Community Grant from Alberta Ecotrust Foundation before October 15. Read more »

Posted September 29, 2009 by Anonymous

Go with the Flow! River Rally 2009

Sep 29 2009 (All day) - Oct 1 2009 (All day)

Please Join Us…
A Gathering of Alberta Watershed Protectors
September 29th to October 1st

“When the well’s dry,” Benjamin Franklin noted 250 years ago, “we know the worth of water.”

Who should be there?

you’re involved with one of Alberta’s Watershed Planning and Advisory
Councils, a local watershed group, a land trust or other conservation
organization…if you fish, paddle, boat or hike… if you’re a land owner,
business owner, farmer or rancher…if you’re working for environmental
justice, public health or safe drinking water…if you’re a member of a
First Nation, elected leader or government agency official…or you’re
someone who just believes in the importance of clean, safe water and a
healthy environment, then you are part of the watershed community — and
you belong with your friends at the 2009 River Rally hosted by Alberta Ecotrust Foundation and the Watershed Protectors Program now in partnership with Suncor. Read more »


Devon Community Centre
20 Haven Avenue
Devon, AB

Posted September 1, 2009 by Anonymous

Alberta Ecotrust Major Project Grant Deadline

15 Aug 2009 (All day)

Attention: Community groups, environmental organizations, charities, and other non-profit associations engaged in environmental work in Alberta. We want to remind you of Alberta Ecotrust Foundation's upcoming grant deadlines.

1. Major Project Grant Letters of Intent — Deadline August 15, 2009

The deadline for our fall intake of Major Project Grant Letters of Intent is August 15, 2009. Major Project Grants provide up to $30,000 in funding to not-for-profit organizations for community oriented environmental projects in Alberta. Read more »

Posted July 23, 2009 by Anonymous

Pathways 2 Sustainability

May 20 2009 - 5:00pm - May 22 2009 - 5:00pm

Experience - Connect - Create

Registrations Open!

From May 20th to May 22nd, 2009, you are invited to join with Albertans from all corners of the province for a lively, interactive conference that will give you hands-on experience with municipal sustainability planning. Read more »


Cochrane RancheHouse
101 RancheHouse Road
Cochrane, AB

Posted March 24, 2009 by Anonymous

Ideas to Impacts

Jan 26 2009 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

To help support our grantees and grant applicants in their future fundraising and grant-writing efforts, we are hosting an evening session on Monday, January 26th entitled, "Ideas to Impacts".

Please join us at the Kahanoff Conference Centre to participate in the session, meet other local movers and shakers and enjoy coffee and dessert with us!

Please RSVP to let me know if you plan to attend.

Heather Hendrie
Program Coordinator, Alberta Ecotrust Foundation
heather [dot] hendrie [at] albertaecotrust [dot] com Read more »


The Kahanoff Centre
1202 Centre Street SE
Calgary, AB

Posted January 23, 2009 by Anonymous

Working together to protect our watersheds

Nov 7 2008 - 9:30am - 4:30pm

If your work or passion is about watershed stewardship, protection and management - then don't miss this one-day conference on November 7, 2008 in Edmonton:

Early Bird (until Oct 25): $15

Note: Limited travel subsidies will be available for those travelling to attend the event.

Come and find out how to you can improve watershed stewardship by improving your group's collaboration skills. Read more »


Fort Edmonton Park
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 22, 2008 by russ

Maximizing Impact 2008

Nov 8 2008 - 8:30am - Nov 9 2008 - 5:00pm

Alberta Ecotrust presents MAXIMIZING IMPACT 2008

Time: 8:30am - 5:00pm
Date: November 8 and 9, 2008
Location: Fort Edmonton Park, Edmonton, AB
Cost*: Read more »


Fort Edmonton Park
Edmonton, AB

Posted October 2, 2008 by Anonymous

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