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EcoFair Toronto Pledge

The Toronto EcoFair has been promoting environmental groups and sustainable behaviours with a big fair at the Wychwood Barns for years. This year, like so many other events, it has migrated into the weird and wonderful non-space of the internet. And we're helping to make it awesome! If you've got kids -- or if you … Continue reading EcoFair Toronto Pledge

Kids’ Climate Pledge!

Our youngest co-founder -- who we avoid naming on the internet because she's only 6 -- wanted to design her own climate pledge so her friends could learn more about climate action. The pledge gives kids 7 fun ideas -- everything from tasting a non-dairy ice cream to making a video explaining why they care … Continue reading Kids’ Climate Pledge!

Calling TD: Is anyone there?

TD IS NOT FOR ME I bank with TD. Mostly because that's where I opened my first account and it was always easier to open new accounts connected to that first account. Unfortunately, TD pumps billions into the fossil fuel industry every year. I absolutely hate forms and paper work, but I decided to participate … Continue reading Calling TD: Is anyone there?

Why Won’t Canada Act on Climate Change?

Canada should be taking more ambitious steps to reduce fossil fuel emissions. The ruling Liberal party campaigned on climate action and their minority government is supported by two parties -- the Greens and the NDP -- who presented ambitious climate plans in their own platforms. Some Liberal MPs like Steven Guilbeault, Nate Erskine-Smith and others … Continue reading Why Won’t Canada Act on Climate Change?

Treasure Map

This summer, with protests suddenly a health risk and governments swamped with demands from all sectors, Matt has been looking for a new way to make change.  The idea he has hit upon is the very micro-level of daily life.  Not unlike our Low-Carbon Luxury series, his new project -- Treasure Map -- explores ways … Continue reading Treasure Map