I just received an email today regarding the TD Green Streets Program. If there are any parents who would like to take the application process on for a project for the Home Learners, please let Shannon know. We could do the project with all the students in the Spring. I have copied and pasted the information sent to me below:
|Le français suitGreetings!
Tree Canada and TD Friends of the Environment Foundation are encouragingcommunities nationwide to get innovative with their urban forests, with an offer of matching grants up to $15,000 for qualifying projects.
Since its inception in 1994, Green Streets has awarded funding to more than 500 recipients, helping to change the landscape of communities across Canada. AsTree Canada’s flagship program,
TD Green Streets supports and encourages innovation in urban forestry. The program is open to all Canadian municipalities and Aboriginal communities, as well as business improvement associations (BIA) in Toronto, Montreal and Vancouver.
The deadline to submit an application for a 2015 TD Green Streets grant is December 12, 2014. Recipients will be announced in March 2015. Grant recipients are selected by a panel of representatives from TD Friends of the Environment Foundation, Tree Canada, and regional urban forest practitioners. TD FEF has been the title sponsor of TD Green Streets since 2010.
Click here for more information, or to submit an electronic application for TD Green Streets for 2015.
Should you have any questions, please contact Tree Canada at firstname.lastname@example.org or 613-567-5545