Green Communities Foundation
The Green Communities Foundation (GCF) is the charitable affiliate of Green Communities Canada.
GCF initiates charitable projects and engages Green Communities Canada to deliver them on its behalf.
Contributions to the Foundation help support a green and healthy future in many ways:
protecting our water
We fund programs to reduced pollution and restore natural filtration to keep water safer for drinking, swimming, and fishing.
reducing flood risk
We promote green infrastructure to slow down and soak up water to reduce flooding in homes and communities.
working with indigenous youth
The Youth for Water program trained Indigenous youth to protect and promote water health in their communities..
supporting healthy lifestyles
Through our work in active school travel, we engage children, schools, parents, and city planners in addressing the barriers to walking to school.
PRomoting Active transportation
Our work developing a national active transportation strategy aims to make Canada a nation where walking and cycling is practical, convenient, safe, and enjoyable.
The Green Communities Foundation is a registered Canadian charity.
Our registration number is 81526 4890 RR0001.
FOUNDATION BOARD MEMBERs
CHAIR: KYLE HEELEY
Treasurer: fiona mcguiness
SECRETARY: CATHERINE WARREN
Director: Patricia Wilson