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Blog December 3, 2013
Celebrate the holiday season and give back to your health by shopping your local farmers’ market!
Blog November 29, 2013
Find out how the Walmart–Evergreen Green Grants Program is helping to make cities greener and connect more people to sustainable, healthy food.
Blog November 8, 2013
We’re excited to launch a new way for you to share the gift of Evergreen this holiday season—Give Green, Be Green!
Blog October 29, 2013
We’re excited about the new initiative from the Government of Ontario to get children outdoors. Find out more.
Blog October 25, 2013
Meet Aaron and his classmates at Mitchell Elementary School in Richmond, BC, who are growing potatoes, radishes and lettuce in their school’s garden classroom!
News October 18, 2013
Evergreen, a national not-for-profit that inspires action to green cities, with support from BMO Bank of Montreal, has developed a series of videos that highlights how schools across Canada are greening their school grounds to create a healthy place to learn and play.
Blog October 17, 2013
Kate Leinweber takes us into the Growing Taste Buds workshop, where children get to explore the many wonders of local and nutritious cooking.
Blog September 24, 2013
Celeste Longhurst, Project Manager at Evergreen, takes a look at the value of gardening as a therapeutic tool at a mental health facility.
Media Coverage September 23, 2013
“You can only do so much inside the classroom. The stimulation of a multisensory environment that is changing and evolving is hard to beat,” said Cam Collyer, program director at Evergreen, a not-for-profit organization that encourages people to think about nature in their everyday lives.
Media Coverage August 19, 2013
For the whole month, Evergreen Brick Works focuses on the diverse uses and benefits of the wild Ontario Blueberry.