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RAIN Community Solutions wins Minister’s award of excellence

OUR RAIN Community Solutions program received the 2015 Minister’s Award for Environmental Excellence from Glen Murray, Ontario Minister of the Environment and Climate Change. The award recognizes GCC and the work of its member organizations on building support for stormwater … Continue reading

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Meet EcoSuperior: Green Community of the Year

Every year, Green Communities Canada recognizes a member organization that demonstrates innovation in programming, partnerships and marketing and successful local community transformation. This year, EcoSuperior, based in Thunder Bay, is the worthy recipient. Celebrating its 20th anniversary, EcoSuperior offers a … Continue reading

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WALK Friendly Community designations announced

Canada Walks, a division of Green Communities Canada, has recognized three more communities for putting their best foot forward in 2015. The City of Kitchener was awarded a Silver WALK Friendly Communities designation, the Town of Smiths Falls received Bronze, … Continue reading

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Holiday greetings from Green Communities Canada

    As has been our custom over the past few years, staff shares their holiday favourites. This year’s theme is favourite holiday songs. Patti Smith singing O Holy Night for Pope Francis last Christmas Eve. White Christmas – which … Continue reading

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GC Awards: GCC salutes its own

The third annual Green Communities Canada Awards were handed out during our AGM at the end of May. The awards recognize GCC’s finest and provide an opportunity to celebrate the amazing work being done by member organizations and their people … Continue reading

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Work Opportunities @ GCC : Job Creation Partnership

Green Communities Canada is offering three interesting work opportunities of 6 months based at our main office in Peterborough. Interested parties must be in receipt of Employment Insurance (parental benefit) or have been in the last 3 years. Referrals of … Continue reading

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