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LSCF accredited (for the second time!) in the prestigious Imagine Canada Standards Program

Accreditation Process Strengthens Charities and Nonprofits   Wednesday, October 31, 2018: Congratulations! Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation (LSCF) now joins 24 other Canadian Charitable organizations that have most recently earned accreditation through the Imagine Canada Standards Program - investing in trust and building excellence through common standards of practice. Twenty organizations were successfully reaccredited while five earned their accreditation for the [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00October 31st, 2018|

Groundswell’s Brad Rogers looks to balance development, conservation

Congratulations Groundswell Urban Planners! Great article on how Groundswell corporately and Brad personally has had such a positive impact on our shared local environment through corporate donations and sponsorship of LSCF, Brad's leadership as President and Past President of the LSCF Board as well as a key contributor to the Inspiring Greener Communities Program with [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00October 19th, 2018|

We’re Hiring! Campaign Manager for the New Nature Centre at Scanlon Creek

Campaign Manager Full Time Contract: June 2018 – December 2020 Newmarket, Ontario Wage Range: $36.22 – $45.26 The Campaign Manager will develop and lead the implementation of the Foundation's $3 million+ capital campaign to support the construction of a new Nature Centre at the Scanlon Creek Conservation Area in Bradford. Owned and operated by our [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00April 19th, 2018|

World Environmental Health Day is Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Healthier air, healthier you 5 ways to mark World Environmental Health Day at home The air we breathe, our natural environment and our health are interconnected. The theme of this year’s World Environmental Health Day, Sept. 26, is indoor and outdoor air quality. More than fitting, as Margaret Chan, director general at the World Health [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00September 25th, 2017|

Join us on August 26th for the Great Trail Celebration at Beaver River Wetland Conservation Area

The Great Trail is Officially Connected Across Canada! Come celebrate our 20km local link on the coast-to-coast-to-coast Trans Canada Trail at the Beaver River Wetland Conservation Area. There’s no better way to spend a summer Saturday morning!  Enjoy the Beaver River Wetland through expert eyes. On Saturday, August 26, 2017, from 8:45 to 10:30 am. [...]

2019-01-27T19:32:44+00:00August 18th, 2017|