Climate Change Organizations Canada

The Sierra Club Canada Foundation is one of many climate change organizations in Canada. We empower people to be leaders in protecting, restoring and enjoying healthy and safe ecosystems and fight for green and renewable energy and energy democracy.

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Take action

You can make a huge difference for our environment and in the lives of millions of people, globally and locally. Here are some ways you can start!

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Climate & clean energy

The Sierra Club Canada Foundation works on the local, national, and international level to reduce greenhouse gasses and to promote sustainable energy practices.

What we stand for

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  • We champion climate change solutions and a rapid transition to clean energy.
  • We fight for environmental, social, and climate justice.
  • We work to protect and restore nature and endangered species.
  • We believe in getting people outside to explore and enjoy the outdoors.
  • We promote the conservation of resources.

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Our mission

Sierra Club Canada Foundation empowers people to be leaders in protecting, restoring and enjoying healthy and safe ecosystems and our climate.

The Sierra Club Canada Foundation (SCCF) is a national registered charity that includes four chapters: Atlantic, Québec, Ontario, and Prairie, plus the Sierra Youth Coalition, a group whose mandate is to empower young people to become community leaders. Please click on the link to find out more about the work of our Chapters.

Our success depends on the support of individuals and organizations whose generous donations make our work possible.

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View Sierra Club Canada Foundation’s Annual Reports (about our impact):
2015, 2016, 2017, 2019, mid-2021, 2021.

View audited financial statements:
2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021.

Our network with other climate change organizations Canada

At its heart, Sierra Club Canada Foundation is a grassroots organization with a “think globally, act locally” philosophy. Members are encouraged to actively contribute to climate change causes that engage or inspire them, in a capacity that best suits their capabilities.

Working with a strong volunteer base and collaboratively with other organizations has allowed Sierra Club Canada Foundation to successfully engage in a range of climate change activities that directly benefit both people and the planet.

Contact us to find out how you can help.

Our values

Sierra Club Canada Foundation is an open, volunteer-led, democratic organization whose work is grounded in the values and principles as expressed through the UN Earth Charter process and document. Formally endorsed by us in June 2002, it is still the world’s best effort at reaching global consensus on the fundamental values and principles needed for global sustainability.

The UN Earth Charter’s ‘Four Pillars of Sustainability’ are:

  • Respect and Care for the Community of Life
  • Ecological Integrity
  • Social and Economic Justice
  • Democracy, Nonviolence, and Peace

To learn more about the Charter and to endorse it yourself, go to: