Environment: Resources & Stories

Find out more about initiatives taking place in partnership with the Catherine Donnelly Foundation, as well as stories of impact from recent Environment Initiatives grant partners.

CLEAN ENERGY CANADA

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Climate & Energy Think Tank

The Catherine Donnelly Foundation recently supported the work of Clean Energy Canada to accelerate Canada’s transition to clean and renewable energy systems by telling the story of the global shift to clean and low-carbon energy sources. They conduct original research, host dialogues and aim to inspire and inform policy leadership.

ECOJUSTICE

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Seeking Environmental Justice in Sarnia

The Catherine Donnelly Foundation supports  Ecojustice with a five-year grant to fund efforts to enshrine the right to a healthy environment for every Canadian into the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. Read the latest news on their work with Aamjiwnaang First Nation in Sarnia’s Chemical Valley.

SIERRA CLUB BC

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Pull Together Campaign

Pull Together – a partnership of Sierra Club BC, RAVEN Trust, and Force of Nature—mobilized grassroots community support for the legal challenges brought forth by 4 First Nations, which are challenging the National Energy Board review and the Canadian federal government’s approval of Kinder Morgan’s Trans Mountain pipeline and tankers project. They have raised over $680,00 so far!