The Elora Environment Centre works within the community to deliver leading edge environmental programming. Founded in 1993, we have empowered our community to bring meaningful change up from the grassroots ever since. With three focus areas for change—trees, water, and climate—the Elora Environment Centre nurtures community sustainability from the ground up. Check out our almost 25 year history of innovation and delivering change.
A not-for-profit, charitable organization, the Elora Environment Centre relies on our over twenty dedicated volunteers, four summer students, and five-person board of directors to drive change-making in our community. We are a dynamic group who are passionate about pushing the envelope for environmentally sustainable communities—and we welcome you make a difference with us!
Korea is a mysterious country. Once one of the poorest countries in the 1960s has achieved an economic miracle, now chasing Canada as the 11th largest economy. Among some uplifting stories that I heard from my parents, my favourite is the Gold Collection movement that saved the country out of the Asian economic crisis in […]
This summer, NeighbourWoods volunteers armed with a trailer full of mulch, stewarded 200 trees growing in 10 locations in Centre Wellington. Many thanks to Ted Ecclestone, our driver and mulch man, and volunteers, Larry Dean, Max MacRae, Bryan Hayter, Julia Hanson, Josh Taylor and our two hard-working summer students Joe Atkinson and Jenessa Lowndes.