Green Toronto Awards
Winners will be recognized at a special awards ceremony this spring (April 15th on the main stage at the Green Living Show) and will receive $5,000 to further their work on the environment or donate to an environmental charity of their choice. What a great prize!
There are ten categories in total:
- Green Business - new!
- Green Home - new!
- Community Projects
- Youth Leadership
- Energy Conservation
- Environmental Awareness
- Green Design
- Local Food
- Water Efficiency
Nominations close February 7th at midnight. To apply and learn more, visit the Green Toronto Awards website.
Live Green Toronto Grants
Community Investment Program: grants of up to $25,000 are available for community-led projects that address environmental priorities such as local food, sustainable transportation, and renewable energy.
Capital Projects Fund: grants of up to $250,000 are available for capital projects such as building retrofits and green infrastructure.
Letters of interest are due January 31st. The City is hosting two information sessions this week at North York and Etobicoke Civic Centres. More information and the online application form can be found on the Live Green Toronto website.
Good luck to all candidates/applicants!