Earth Day Canada works with corporate partners, donors and grantors nationwide across a wide variety of industries. We recognize the importance of all types of businesses in creating a sustainable future. Our work is grounded in science with a main focus on awareness and impact. Every supporter aids us in our mission to help people, communities and businesses reduce their environmental footprint.
“Earth Day Canada partners commit to supporting Earth Day Canada in compliance with its charter while also driving impact within their own organization. Their staff teams actively participate in programs that decrease their own environmental footprint and help position themselves as a leader in one or more aspects of sustainability.
The Fonds Éco IGA, created in 2008 by IGA grocery stores IGA in Quebec, drives sustainable development in Quebec communities. It provides financing for concrete, sustainable projects that reflect local realities and that aim to protect, conserve and respect the environment. Our work with IGA stores includes a Zero Waste Festival, Educational workshops for the staff team, and our Action/Reduction certification program to help stores reduce waste at the source.
EY has committed to driving lasting, positive change for their communities, planet and society. Through their Eco-Innovators program, EY is undertaking many projects with Earth day Canada that include, e-waste collections, tree planting intiatives, and internal eco-hack events to reach their goals.
The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec (CDPQ) partnered with Earth Day Canada’s 375 000 trees program to support the planting of 250 000 trees and sequester 87000 tons of CO2 generated by the construction of the Réseau Express Métropolitain (REM); this a new automated light metro network will include 26 stations and span the greater Montreal area with 67 km of tracks and is planned to begin operating in 2023. All trees are planted in the Montreal Metropolitan Community green belt.
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