Walking birthday!

Walking birthday!

Ottawa resident Ted Morin is taking his 27th birthday in stride —quite literally. Ted plans to walk 27 miles (43.5 kilometers) between 8 am and 5 pm on 3 March to mark the milestone. He’s also using the walk to raise funds to support Green Communities Canada’s work to...
GCC has a new home

GCC has a new home

With a majority of our staff working remotely from locations across Canada, GCC has relocated to a smaller, resource efficient space. Still headquartered in Peterborough, ON, we are now located at The Mount Community Centre. The Mount is a 10-acre parcel of land in...
Happy New Year – a video message

Happy New Year – a video message

“It’s going to take all of us doing our part and working together to tackle the complex problems we face in 2021,” says GCC Executive Director Carol Steuri. Carol shares her thoughts on the year ahead in a video message – click on image to...
Make your holiday zero waste

Make your holiday zero waste

This holiday season, with a little help from our member organizations, you can spread cheer without creating tonnes of waste.  Giftwrap and shopping bags alone generate 545,000 tonnes of waste in Canada. Stay off the giftwrapping naughty list and still wrap up your...