Sustainability CoLab provides direct support and a proven approach for member organizations to launch and grow target-based sustainability programs for businesses. These programs build local networks of businesses that are setting and achieving sustainability goals, with a particular focus on reducing carbon emissions. Together with our members and partners, we are working towards shifting how businesses operate to make sustainability the norm.
CoLab will be hosting CoLab Connects 2015 – our first annual network reception on June 17th, at Artscape Wychwood Barns (Toronto) from 6:30-9pm. We’ll be celebrating progress of our network and sparking conversation on how to accelerate the low-carbon economy with leading voices from across the country. For more on this exciting event, click here.
CLICK HERE TO ACCESS: May 11, 2015 – May Edition! In this issue: New funding for the CoLab Network: the Province of Ontario has just committed a new $100,000 to CoLab, the first type of funding of its kind within our network, with $12,000 flowing to each Network Member. Affiliate Members: Sustainable Waterloo Region (SWR) hosted its 6th […]Continue reading »
By Mike Morrice When I led the team that started Sustainable Waterloo Region in 2008 – and launched the Regional Carbon Initiative (RCI) in the process – we needed to raise enough seed funding to give us time to build up ongoing program revenue, from sources like membership fees, sponsorships and event attendees. While mired […]Continue reading »