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A Rocha

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Sustainable living and environmental education in Winnipeg, research for the conservation of the Pembina Valley and environmental education, and working in partnership with local existing projects and other A Rocha projects internationally.

P.O. Box 2248
Morden MB  R6M 1B9
Contact: Jamie Fox
204.246.2059 (A Rocha Pembina Valley Interpretive Centre)
manitoba@arocha.ca
www.arocha.ca

Alpine Club of Canada – Manitoba

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Founded in Winnipeg in 1906, the Alpine Club of Canada represents the nation’s climbing community. Our network of members and facilities offers education, resources, and encouragement so that you can enjoy climbing and other wilderness activities year round.

Winnipeg MB
Contact: Simon Statkewich
s.statkewich@gmail.com
www.alpine-club.mb.ca

 

 

Bike Winnipeg

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Cyclists working to make cycling in Winnipeg a safe, enjoyable, accessible and convenient transportation choice, year-round.

c/o 3-303 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2B4
Contact: Mark Cohoe, Executive Director
204.284.6151
contact@bikewinnipeg.ca
bikewinnipeg.ca

Call2Recycle Canada

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Call2Recycle, Inc. (Call2Recycle) is North America’s premier product stewardship organization dedicated to minimizing the environmental impacts of products in the marketplace. Operating across Canada and the U.S., its marquee battery recycling program Call2Recycle® is the oldest and largest consumer battery stewardship program. Collecting and recycling batteries for retailers, municipalities, businesses and consumers through its network of close to 30,000 collection sites, over 45 million kilograms (100 million pounds) of batteries and cellphones have been diverted from the solid waste stream.

5140 Yonge Street
Toronto ON  M2N 6L7
Contact: Sandra Abuwalla
647-705-5300
sabuwalla@call2recycle.ca
call2recycle.ca

Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives – Manitoba

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An independent, non-partisan research institute concerned with issues of social and economic justice.

309-323 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2C1
Contact: Karen Schlichting
204.927.3200
ccpamb@policyalternatives.ca
www.policyalternatives.ca/ offices/manitoba

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society – Manitoba

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Involved in advocacy, protection and public education for parks and wilderness in Manitoba.

3-303 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2B4
Contact: Ron Thiessen, Executive Director
204.949.0782
info@cpawsmb.org
www.cpawsmb.org

Chemical Sensitivities Manitoba

Public education around alternatives to harmful chemicals in everyday use.

71 Nicollet Avenue, Winnipeg
R2M 4X6
Contact: Sandra Madre
204.256.9390
madray@mts.net

Churchill Northern Studies Centre

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Research and education on subarctic ecology.

Box 610, Churchill, MB
R0B 0E0
Contact: Michael Goodyear
204.675.2307
goodyear@churchillscience.ca
www.churchillscience.ca

Council of Canadians – Winnipeg

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Committed to working with other Canadian chapters and allies to advance local campaigns to challenge climate crimes, advance real solutions to the climate crisis and broaden the Canadian movement for climate justice.

381 Mountain Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
R2W 1K3
Contact: Mary McCandless
204.803.5416
canadianswinnipeg@gmail.com
www.canadianswinnipeg.org

Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthew’s Community Association

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Focuses on creating healthy and accessible greenspace through community gardening, composting, clean-ups, tree banding, and food security.

823 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
R3G 0C3
Contact: Kemlin Nembhard
204.774.7005
director@dmsmca.ca
www.dmsmca.ca

Environmental Health Association of Manitoba

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Exchanging and providing information on environmental facturs that affect human health.

43 Rutgers Bay, Winnipeg, MB
R3T 3C9
Contact: Marg Friesen
204.261.8591
EHAManitoba@gmail.com
ehamanitoba.weebly.com

Food Matters Manitoba

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Engaging Manitobans towards healthy, sustainable, and fair food for all. FMM is home of the Manitoba Food Charter.

Unit 4, 640 Broadway, Winnipeg, MB
R3C 0X3
Contact: Kreesta Doucette
204.943.0822
info@foodmattersmanitoba.ca
www.foodmattersmanitoba.ca

FortWhyte Alive!

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FortWhyte Alive is dedicated to providing programming, natural settings and facilities for environmental education, outdoor recreation, and social enterprise. In so doing, FortWhyte promotes awareness, understanding, and enjoyment of the natural world, and encourages actions leading to sustainable living.

1961 McCreary Road, Winnipeg, MB
R3P 2K9
Contact: Jody Watson
204.989.8359 or 204.989.8355
info@fortwhyte.org
www.fortwhyte.org

Friends of Gardens Manitoba

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Enhancing Manitoba communities through the support and promotion of private and public gardening and horticultural education.

576 Ellice Ave, Winnipeg MB
R3B 1Z8
Contact: Richard Baschak, Executive Director
204.895.4560
info@gardensmanitoba.com
www.gardensmanitoba.com

Gimli Environmental Advisory Committee (GEAC)

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We are a committee appointed by the Rural Municipality (RM) of Gimli with a mandate to advise the RM on environmental matters and issues and to increase public awareness of environmental issues. We are responsible for holding the five public awareness events that are required under the Blue Flag Beach Program.

PO Box 102
Gimli MB  R0C 1B0
Contact Name: Audrey Swift
204-297-5334
audrey.swift29@gmail.com
gimlimanitoba.ca

Green Action Centre

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A non-profit, non-governmental hub for greener living.

3-303 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2B4
204.925.3777
info@greenactioncentre.ca
www.greenactioncentre.ca

Green Action Committee of the Unitarian Church

Make our church a greener place by enhancing our congregational and individual awareness and practices, and make our church a catalyst for environmentally sustainable change in the broader community.

603 Wellington Cres., Winnipeg MB
R3M 0A7
Contact: Carolyn Garlich, Chair
204.452.9017
uuwpg@mts.net

Green Kids Inc.

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Dedicated to the environmental education of young people through theatre. Each year, the Green Kids team writes an original script on an environmental topic which is performed for elementary school audiences.

251 – 162 – 2025 Corydon Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3P 0N5
Contact: Daina Leitold, Program Coordinator
204.940.4745
daina@greenkids.com
www.greenkids.com

International Institute for Sustainable Development

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Championing sustainable development around the world through innovation, partnerships, research and communications.

6th floor -161 Portage Ave. East, Winnipeg, MB
R3B 0Y4
Contact: Karla Zubrycki
204.958.7733
kzubrycki@iisd.ca
www.iisd.org

Lake Winnipeg Foundation

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Promoting the health and restoration of Lake Winnipeg through support for research, public education, advocacy, management and coordination.

300-207 Fort St., Winnipeg, MB
R3C 1E2
Contact: Alexis Knispel Kanu, Executive Director
204.956.0436
ed@lakewinnipegfoundation.org
www.lakewinnipegfoundation.org

Living Prairie Museum

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Promoting awareness and conservation of natural areas, specifically tall grass prairie, through environmental education.

2795 Ness Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3J 3S4
Contact: Kyle Lucyk, Education Coordinator
204.832.0167
klucyk@winnipeg.ca
www.winnipeg.ca/ publicworks/naturalist/livingprairie/

Manitoba Energy Justice Coalition (MEJC)

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We are a coalition of individual Manitobans and community groups committed to defending the lands, air, and waters in Manitoba by working to reclaim and protect our environment, and promote social justice in the energy sector. Our group works independently on many issues, and we come together through this coalition to advance a shared vision and mission related to eliminating fossil fuels, protecting watersheds, and promoting resource equity in Manitoba. We are committed to working in solidarity with other front line communities directly impacted by fossil fuels. We are based in Winnipeg, Manitoba/Treaty 1 territory.

Winnipeg  MB
Contact: Alex Paterson
204-298-2250
alexrevpaterson@gmail.com
noenergyeastmb.org

 

Manitoba Environmental Industries Association

Connecting business, government and interested stakeholders with environmental issues and opportunities.

100-62 Albert St, Winnipeg, MB
R3B 1E9
204.783.7090
meia.mb.ca/contact.php
meia.mb.ca

Manitoba GIS User Group (MGUG)

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The Manitoba GIS User Group (MGUG) is a group of geomatics professionals and interested individuals using or supporting the use of Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for spatial data management, analysis, and visualization. Formed to facilitate communication between people working in all areas of GIS, the User Group meets to allow its members to learn more about current activities and technologies within the industry and to network with their peers. While our mandate does not have a direct environmental focus, use of GIS allows environmental organisations to better meet their goals.

1007 Century Street
Winnipeg MB  R3H 0W4
Contact: Jocelynn Johnson
info@mgug.ca
mgug.ca

Manitoba Nature Summit Inc.

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Inspires and engages educators of children, fostering creativity and adventure in their natural environment while embracing healthy choices and sustainable living.

c/o 729 Clifton St., Winnipeg, MB
R3G 2X7
Contact: Mavis Lewis-Webber
204.775.0891
mnaccnaturesummit@gmail.com
www.naturesummitmb.com

Manitoba Ozone Protection Industry Association

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Working for the protection of the stratospheric ozone layer through the control, reduction and eventual elimination of emissions of ozone depleting and climate changing substances to the atmosphere.

1082 Main St., Winnipeg, MB
R2W 5J3
Contact: Mark Miller
204.338.0804
mopia@mts.net
www.mopia.ca

Manitoba Wildlands

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Education and advocacy for the protection of nature.

1000 – 191 Lombard Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba
R3B 0X1
Contact: Gaile Whelan-Enns, Director
204.944.9593
gwhelan@web.ca or info@manitobawildlands.org
www.manitobawildlands.org

Mixedwood Forest Society

Develops and encourages research and educational activities that arrive at an understanding of the ecological functions, biodiversity and sustainable use of the southwestern escarpments and forests.

50022 Brady Road, Box 250, Lasalle, MB
R0G 1B0
Contact: Lindy Clubb
204.475.9608
lindy@frozen.ca
www.mixedwoodforestsociety.org

Native Orchid Conservation Inc.

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Protecting unique mini-ecosystems and their plant communities.

45 Skowron Cr, Winnipeg, MB
R3W 1N6
Contact: Peggy Bainard Acheson
204.261.9179
bainardp@mymts.net
www.nativeorchid.org

Nature Manitoba

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Fostering awareness, appreciation and protection of the natural environment.

401-63 Albert St., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 1G4
Contact: Lynsay Perkins
204.943.9029
communications@naturemanitoba.ca
www.naturemanitoba.ca

Oak Hammock Marsh

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The Interpretive Centre is dedicated to fostering public awareness and knowledge of the inherent values of wetland ecosystems.

1 Snowgoose Bay, Box 1160, Stonewall, MB
R0C 2Z0
Contact: Tabitha Martens
204.467.3305 or 204.467.3300
ohmic@ducks.ca or t_martens@ducks.ca
www.oakhammockmarsh.ca

Oceans North Canada

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Oceans North Canada promotes science- and community-based conservation of Canada’s Arctic Ocean and the resulting well-being of indigenous Arctic residents who rely upon its natural wealth.

1.800.553.8014
info@oceansnorth.ca
www.oceansnorth.ca

Organic Food Council of Manitoba

Support for organic farmers and the organic certification process in Manitoba.

Box 68082, RPO Osborne Village, Winnipeg, MB
R3L 2V9
Contact: Sharon Taylor
204.779.8546
ofcm@cog.ca
www.cog.ca

Peg City Car Co-op

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Peg City Car Co-op is a member-owned carshare that offers a unique and innovative service to residents in the central neighbourhoods of Winnipeg. We exist to provide our members with access to a car when needed, thus enabling them to walk, bike or ride the bus for most of their transportation needs. This allows them to live car-free or reduce their number of household vehicles. The idea is captured in our tagline as: “Bike. Walk. Bus. And Sometimes, Drive.”

400-460 Main Street
Winnipeg MB  R3B 1B6
Contact: Beth McKechnie or Aaron Russin
204.793.3912
info@pegcitycarcoop.ca
pegcitycarcoop.ca

Project Peacemakers

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Working for peace from a faith perspective. A peaceful society is one which is just and where all people are free to strive for wholeness.

745 Westminster Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3G 1A5
Contact: Margaret Glavina
204.775.8178
info@projectpeacemakers.org
www.projectpeacemakers.org

Rockwood Environmental Action Community Taskforce

Education and awareness on environmental issues.

Box 1071, Stonewall, MB
R0C 2Z0
204.467.2334
info@reactinc.org
www.reactinc.org

Safer Wireless Manitoba

To provide and exchange information on electromagnetic fields that occur in and outside of our homes, particularly as it relates to Manitoba.

43 Rutgers Bay, Winnipeg, MB
R3T 3C9
Contact: Marg Friesen
204.261.8591
safer.wireless@gmail.com
electrosmogmanitoba.weebly.com

Save Our Lake (SOUL)

A sub committee of the Grindstone Cottage Owners’ Association, working at the grassroots level to raise awareness about the issues facing Lake Winnipeg and to encourage positive change.

196 Parkville Dr., Winnipeg MB
R2M 2J4
Contact: Mo Tipples
204.257.7230
saveourlake@shaw.ca
www.grindstonepark.ca/cms/who-we-are/soul-synopsis

Save Our Seine River Environment Inc.

Remediation, protection and recreational development for the Seine River in Winnipeg. SOS’s Seine River Greenway Map contains interesting information about the natural, recreational and historical features of this beautiful corridor. Learn more about the “ecological jewel” nestled within our city landscape.

Box 83-208 Provencher Blvd., Winnipeg MB
R2H 3B4
michele.kading@gmail.com
www.saveourseine.com

Sierra Club Canada – Prairie Chapter

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An environmental nonprofit organization with a mission to create a diverse, well trained grassroots network to protect and uphold the health and integrity of our prairie communities and ecosystems.

6328 104th Street NW, Edmonton, AB
T6H 2K9
Contact: Sean Petty
780.439.1160
prairiechapter@sierraclub.ca, seanpetty@mymts.net
www.prairie.sierraclub.ca

Sisters of Our Lady of the Missions

“We believe that our deep call today, which touches on every aspect of our religious missionary lives is to stay awake to the call of earth.”

310 Provencher Blvd., Winnipeg, MB
R2H 0G7
Contact: Veronica Dunne
204.775.3224
canrndm@mymts.net
www.rndmcanada.org

Social Planning Council of Winnipeg- Environment Committee

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A vehicle for citizens to explore and assess controversial issues, bring new information into public debate and help form a public consensus around progressive solutions.

300-207 Donald Street, Winnipeg, MB
R3C 1M5
Contact: Dennis Lewycky
204.943.2561
info@spcw.mb.ca
www.spcw.mb.ca

Sustainable Building Manitoba

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Sustainable Building Manitoba is a leader, showcases local innovation, and inspires our stakeholders to create life-enhancing environments.  We actively carry out this mission by offering networking and educational opportunities, by promoting collaboration in the local industry and advocating for sustainable building in Manitoba.

Winnipeg MB
Contact: Dan McInnis
204-943-1023
dan@sustainablebuildingmanitoba.ca
sustainablebuildingmanitoba.ca

The Wildlife Society (TWS) – Manitoba Chapter

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The Wildlife Society – Manitoba Chapter is dedicated to the conservation and protection of our wildlife resource base, through initiatives in public awareness, education and professional development, while promoting and upholding responsible wildlife stewardship.

522 Stiles Street
Winnipeg MB  R3G 3A4
204-453-2778
Contact: cjaebreiter@gmail.com
wildlife.org/manitoba

Trails Manitoba

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Provide the support, knowledge, information, technology and resources necessary to promote the construction and use of recreational trail throughout Manitoba.

3-303 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3B 2B4
Contact: Chris Hall, Executive Director
204.633.9879
Executive_director@trailsmanitoba.ca
trailsmanitoba.ca

Transition Winnipeg

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Promotes community-based projects and activities designed to build community capacity, enhance economic and ecological resilience, re-localize the regional economy, strengthen food system security, develop local self-reliance, and encourage the recovery and development of skills, knowledge and technologies necessary for the transition to a less energy and fossil fuel intensive economy and a healthier way of life.

197 Maplewood Ave, Winnipeg, MB
R3L 1A3
Contact: Mark Burch
204.475.4233
transitionwinnipeg@gmail.com
transitionwinnipeg.ca

University of Manitoba Clayton H. Riddell Faculty of Earth, Environment, & Resources

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Specializing in integrated knowledge of the physical, biological and human environment.

400 Wallace Bldg, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB
R3T 2N2
Contact: Scott Fitzgerald
204.474.7252
fitzgera@cc.umanitoba.ca or faculty_environment@umanitoba.ca
www.umanitoba.ca/faculties/ environment/

University of Winnipeg Campus Sustainability Office

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Providing leadership and support to all university departments and organizations in the development and continuous improvement of a Campus Sustainability Management System.

515 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2E9
Contact: Liz Williams
204.789.1478
sustainability@uwinnipeg.ca
www.sustainability.uwinnipeg.ca

UniVERT

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Promoting sustainability at Université de Saint Boniface.

200 avenue de la Cathédrale, Winnipeg, MB
R2H 0H7
204.237.1818, ext 439
cperron@ustboniface.ca
www.ustboniface.mb.ca

Western Canada Wilderness Committee

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Working for the preservation of wilderness through research and education.

3-303 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB
R3B 2B4
Contact: Eric Reder
204.942.9292
contactmb@wildernesscommittee.org
www.wildernesscommittee.org/manitoba

Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre

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Care of injured and orphaned wildlife, and the promotion of public awareness through education.

P.O. Box 147, Winnipeg, MB
R3V 1L5 (Centre is located in Ile des Chenes, MB)
Contact: Taylor Carey
204.878.3740
info@wildlifehaven.ca
www.wildlifehaven.ca