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🌱Green Youth Leadership Program Launch

Our Green Youth Leadership Program saw it’s official launch back in November 2022, and since then, we have had great progress in the mentorship and development of the youth projects we are working on! Here’s a look at what we’ve been up to! Since it’s inception, we have hosted two successful, virtual mentorship sessions where…

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Sustainability Star 2022!

We are very pleased to announce that we were awarded a Sustainability Star Award this year by Sustainable Eastern Ontario for our work in the environmental sector! We had a lovely evening on November 21st speaking and celebrating with other local sustainability leaders. A special thank you to our board members Emine Turgut and Philip…

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The Faithfully Green Fund Virtual Information Sessions

The Faithfully Green Fund is a loan opportunity for Ottawa faith communities to access financial support in order to complete green retrofit projects in their buildings and spaces. It provides low-interest financing to communities seeking $10,000-$250,000 to implement their projects. This fund will be financed via a unique social finance tool called Community Bonds. Individuals…

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About GSS Ottawa

Greening Sacred Spaces (GSS) Ottawa is an environmental, interfaith, nonprofit organization that provides inspiration and practical tools for faith communities to become more environmentally sustainable in order to reduce their environmental footprint and deepen their spiritual connection to nature. We were established in 2004 as a program chapter delivered through Faith & the Common Good, where we later incorporated in 2016.

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