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Divers - 30 November 2015 - Tag : Give time, Job Offer, Organization
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
Drop by Équiterre’s offices on a Thursday morning and you’re sure to bump into Denise. She’s well into her sixties and always scouring the Web for the latest environmental news. Denise has been a press review volunteer for not one, not two, not three, but eight years! “Doing the press review keeps me up to date with what’s happening with the...
Volunteering is in our DNA. Committed, dedicated volunteers have always been involved in Équiterre projects, giving their time and helping us fulfill our mission. Few projects have not benefited from their invaluable support. What would we do without them? Interns, action group members and general volunteers perform various tasks: staffing booths, doing research, handling...
Actualité - 15 April 2015 - Tag : 2015, Changing the world, Give time, Volunteer week
Since arriving in Quebec nearly four years ago, Émilie has been involved in many environmental activities. After working with Les Amis de la Montagne on projects such as the reforestation of the mountain—the green symbol of Montreal—Émilie wanted to do even more. She found her place with Équiterre. “When I arrived in Quebec, I wanted to volunteer to meet...
Actualité - 31 March 2015 - Tag : Getting involved, Give time, Volunteer
“Getting involved is exhilarating, and anyone can do it!” These are the inspiring words of Gabriel Meunier, chair of Équiterre’s Lanaudière action group (GAEL). Gabriel lives and breathes the environment. By day he’s a project manager for the Lanaudière regional environment council and by night he’s active in community groups—on the go...
Actualité - 12 February 2015 - Tag : Action group, Action groups, Gabriel Meunier, Give time, Portrait
After 10 years working for IT firms and web agencies, in 2013 Marie-Soleil L’Allier decided to change direction and pursue a master’s degree in environmental science at the Université du Québec à Montréal so she could help companies go green more quickly.
Actualité - 29 January 2015 - Tag : Action group, Action groups, Give time, Marie-Soleil L'Allier, Portrait, Volunteer
It has been almost a year since Etienne Théroux began his bike trip of a lifetime, CycloExpedition Americas: 27,000 km across the Americas, to raise awareness about food sovereignty and ecological agriculture. After eight countries and 15,000 km – following what he calls "the dorsal spine" of the continents – he is past the half-way point.  So far on...
Do these people look familiar to you? You may have seen them in a neighbourhood near you: A dedicated team of people who care about the environment as much as you, combing the streets of Montreal and Quebec City in search of new members and donors.  As you may know, donations are essential to Equiterre. They ensure us financial independence, so that we can continue to...
Actualité - 12 September 2012 - Tag : Changing the world, Engaged citizenry, Give time, One step at a time
Two years ago, out of a desire to give back to the community, Mélanie filled out a volunteer application on our website. "It was my dad who first told me about Equiterre. I thought it sounded like a good cause," she says one noonhour over a picnic lunch outside the Centre for Sustainable Development (better known by its official name, the Maison du développement...
Actualité - 1 August 2012 - Tag : Changing the world, Give time, One step at a time, Volunteering