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Applications now open for Greener Co-op Microgrants!

Published March 05, 2019

A collage of photos showing a bike rack, lights being replaced, newly planted trees, and a community gardenCHF Canada is launching the fourth year of the Greener Co-op Microgrants program.

Housing co-ops are encouraged to design and implement projects that will help green their communities. Even the grant money is green! It comes from a fund to offset greenhouse gases emitted when staff travel across the country by plane, train or car.

CHF Canada member housing co-op can apply by March 29 to fund sustainability projects like:

  • composting, community gardens, rain barrels
  • planting trees
  • safe and secure bike and carrier storage
  • lighting upgrades
  • energy audits
  • viability studies for projects like roof gardens or grey-water harvesting

Visit the Greener Co-op Microgrants page for details and to apply.


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