Volunteers

Youth Having Fun and Making a Difference

Youth Having Fun and Making a Difference

With summer right around the corner we’re already planning ahead and preparing for another busy season. It’s a great time for us to connect and work side by side with volunteers in the community. One… Continue Reading

Thank you to our 2017 CVC Volunteers

Thank you to our 2017 CVC Volunteers

If you would like to get involved with our volunteers in 2018 check our our event calendar! Download a PDF here.      

Thank you to our CVC Volunteers in 2016

Thank you to our CVC Volunteers in 2016

Every year thousands of volunteers help CVC in the good work that we do.  This year we had over 6,000 volunteers help us in the field and in the office.  Of course there was tree… Continue Reading

Be a Conservation Hero

Be a Conservation Hero

Not all heroes get to wear capes, unless you’re one of our heroes featured in the CVC Foundation’s Be a Conservation Hero campaign. Our heroes put on capes to encourage you to help protect nature and be… Continue Reading

Seeking Nominations for Conservation Awards

Seeking Nominations for Conservation Awards

We at CVC constantly drive home the fact that when nature thrives, we all thrive and when nature falters, we all falter. It’s a simple and powerful message – but is anybody listening? The answer… Continue Reading

Celebrating 10 Years of Youth Community Service

Celebrating 10 Years of Youth Community Service

Ten years of community service is a sentence local youth can be proud of. Today marks the completion of the 10th year of our Conservation Youth Corps program (CYC). In 2006, at the urging of our former CAO, Rae… Continue Reading

Inspiring Youth Leadership with CYC

What’s more rewarding than inspiring others? We thrive when we share our love of the environment with others. Getting youth involved in environmental action is the best way to bring about change. Here’s a first-hand… Continue Reading

Making a Difference at Rattray Marsh

Over the years it’s been a privilege to work with engaged citizens who share our love of nature. They appreciate that the environment needs a little help to thrive, given all the pressures of urban… Continue Reading

Volunteering: A Path to Positivity

These days, it’s hard to get anything for free. Despite the high cost of living, 12.7 million Canadians manage to donate one very valuable commodity – their time. National Volunteer Week runs from April 10 – 16… Continue Reading