What We Stand For
We are powerful together! In 2020, our membership committed to create a movement for positive change in the decade ahead.
We champion climate solutions and a rapid transition to clean energy.
We fight for environmental and social 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.
Sierra Club Canada Foundation empowers people to be leaders in protecting, restoring and enjoying healthy and safe ecosystems.
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 go here 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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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 environmental 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 environmental activities that directly benefit both people and the planet.
Contact us to find out how you can help HERE.
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: www.earthcharter.org