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GreenPAC, supported in Québec by Équiterre and local groups and organizations, is inviting all incumbent MPs and all candidates to 100 non-partisan all-candidates debates on the environment, which will take place on the same night during the federal election campaign. The 100 Debates on the Environment initiative will make October 7th the second-most important day in the 2019...
Actualité - 4 June 2019 - Tag : elections, federal election, Getting involved
Équiterre and outdoor retailer co-op MEC are proud to join forces again this year to fight climate change. We love winter and want to enjoy it for years to come!
Actualité - 15 February 2018 - Tag : Getting involved, Responsible consumption
Renewable energies are booming! Come to our benefit cocktail events in Quebec City and Montreal, and find out how Quebec and Canada have become leaders in clean energy. Learn more about our energy potential, the positive impact of green energy on employment, the environment and the economy, as well as local initiatives. Book now to be part of this pioneering event.
Join us in the Change the World with Équiterre run—a new fundraising event—on July 3. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to take part in an activity that combines sport with the environment and support Équiterre’s work. We’ve put together a festive, colourful program that is in line with Équiterre values and in the spirit of eco-responsibility....
Actualité - 1 March 2016 - Tag : Change the World Run, Getting involved, Run
Since late April, communications intern Marie-Ève Lépinay has been helping out at Équiterre, and she’s really making a difference. A student in the third year of the Bachelor of Communications program at the Université de Montréal, she is very interested in the local and organic food movements, which is what prompted her to apply for the internship in the first place....
Actualité - 14 July 2015 - Tag : Getting involved, Give time, organisme, Volunteer
Gabriel Meunier, chair of the Équiterre action group in Lanaudière, has won the Environment category at the Forum Jeunesse Lanaudière’s Gala Florilège! The ceremony, which celebrates local youth between the ages of 12 and 35, rewarded Gabriel for his commitment and perseverance.
Actualité - 30 June 2015 - Tag : Action group, Getting involved, Organization, Volunteer
When Lise Dunnigan retired in 2011, she joined Équiterre’s Quebec City volunteer action group—and has never left. After a career in the Quebec government, where her work focused on the status of women, public health and poverty, she became concerned about issues regarding the state of the planet and related problems.
Actualité - 30 June 2015 - Tag : Getting involved, Organization, Portrait, Volunteer
Building on last fall’s success, Équiterre’s online auction is back for a second year to raise funds for various projects. You’ll find a wide variety of classic, practical, original and innovative goods that are in line with Équiterre’s mission. And who knows? You may even find the perfect summer vacation!
Actualité - 15 May 2015 - Tag : Auction, Encan en ligne, Getting involved, Organisme
* Sign a petition against tar sands development * Become a volunteer or donate to a non-profit organization * Buy organic fair-trade products * Buy organic vegetables from a local farmer * Use less * Use public or active transportation
Sondage - 14 May 2015 - Tag : Getting involved, organisme, Sondage
Laurence Plourde Dinelle first came across Équiterre while working in restaurants, when she discovered local farmers who were supplying fresh organic produce. However, her philanthropic management studies actually brought her to us. Interested in event organization, Laurence volunteered at the cocktail fundraiser in fall 2014. She didn’t see herself as an activist, but...
Actualité - 14 May 2015 - Tag : Getting involved, Organisme, Volunteer