Earth Day Canada

Location, Telephone & Internet
Office Phone 416-599-1991
Toll Free Phone 1-888-283-2784
Fax 416-599-3100
Social Media Facebook Twitter YouTube
Located In Community Toronto Downtown
Address 276 Roncesvalles Ave
Toronto, ON M6R 2M2
Intersection Roncesvalles Ave and High Park Blvd
Contact Information
Primary Contact Jennifer Mack, Communications Manager; Phone: ext 108; Email:
Primary Executive Deb Doncaster, President, Earth Day Canada; Phone: ext 111; Email:
Description & Services
Description (Service) National charity that inspires and supports people across the country to connect with nature and build resilient communities * leads an annual Earth Day campaign in conjunction with free, year-round programs that get people of all ages outside, interacting with the natural environment and fostering an intrinsically motivated, enduring commitment to stewardship and conservation. 
EarthPlay -- puts self-directed outdoor play back into the lives of children as a natural part of their day-to-day lives with projects in schools, childcare centres, parks, streets and other community spaces. The program includes: POP-UP Adventure Playgrounds, which promote play using a mix of natural and recycled “loose parts” (straw bales, mud, cardboard boxes and tubes, spare tires, fabric, rope, etc.); a pilot with the Toronto District School Board to bring Outdoor Play and Learning principles into six local schools; and another pilot with the City of Toronto to test a new street play permitting process 
EcoKids -- offers free, bilingual learning activities, contests, and resources for teachers, students, parents and communities to engage in environmental action.  
Employee Engagement Program -- fee-for-services * customized programs to help businesses meet their environmental, sustainability and conservation goals  
Hometown Heroes Award Program -- recognizing individuals, non-profits, groups, small businesses and educators who find creative solutions to environmental challenges
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Canada
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for information or see website for application process for various programs, funding and awards.
Languages English ; French - Reception, Website, on request
Fees Service - for consulting to business ; None - Most services free
Other Details
Established 1990
Physical Access Not Accessible

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