Connecting people and nature: A focus on the many benefits it brings and the role philanthropy can play
Note: This event is being organized by CEGN.
The Canadian Environmental Grantmakers’ Network and Community Foundations of Canada are pleased to host this spring webinar “Connecting people and nature”. The focus will be on highlighting the multiple benefits of doing so; showcasing some major initiatives that are underway; and pointing to philanthropic opportunities for engagement.
This webinar is part of a series developed by the Canadian Environmental Grantmakers’ Network and Community Foundations of Canada to focus on the role for philanthropy in advancing sustainable communities. The series is being developed with support from and in partnership with the Greenbelt Foundation.
Moderator: Ian Bird, President, Community Foundations of Canada
- Marlene Power, Executive Director, Child and Nature Alliance of Canada
- Dave Harvey, Executive Director, Park People / Amis des parcs
- Margaret Fraser, Co-founder, The Lion and the Mouse (Le lion et la souris)
- Karen Shelstad, Program Director, Lawson Foundation