Act Today For Toronto’s Climate Future! - November 29, 2017

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This Thursday November 30th Toronto’s 2018 proposed budget will be released. Will it include the funds needed for TransformTO in 2018? We’ll be watching to find out!
 

WARD ORGANIZING: We are looking for your support to help bring your councillors’ vote on side for full funding for TransformTO. This takes your signature on the petition one step further to getting the votes we need for the funding.  Please use the model letter to send to your councillor, to the Mayor, and to the Budget Committee.  SAVE THE DATE: Deputations will be held Jan 8th, 9th, and 10th, and you can speak or submit written comments on the budget at that time.

November 30th is also the final TCFF film night for 2017, at the Noor Cultural Centre, 123 Wynford Drive in North York, 6:30 pm. Your last chance to see Sea of Life, with film director Julia Barnes and Seasick author Alanna Mitchell. Join us! Free tickets HERE. https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/tcff-sea-of-life-screening-north-york-tickets-38998491538
 

Green Investing Made Easy Wednesday, November 29, 2017 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Location: St. Matthew’s United Church, 729 St. Clair Ave W **one block west of Christie St., enter from Rushton Rd** Admission: Free. Everyone welcome
 

ClimateFast is offering Home Energy Savings workshops with the Roots Collaborative – Save money and have a warm and cozy home this winter!

NOVEMBER 30TH – HOME ENERGY SAVINGS WORKSHOP! At the Tool Library 830 St. Clair Ave west (north side, near Winona Dr.) 6 – 7:30 pm Tickets HERE

And DECEMBER 5TH – HOME ENERGY SAVINGS WORKSHOP at Barbara Frum Library, 20 Covington Rd., North York (Bathurst and Lawrence). 6:30 – 8 pm. Tickets HERE

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PHOTO CONTEST!!! Imagine Toronto 2050!

#Picture2050 is a Photography Contest for photographers of all ages, inspired by the Toronto’sTransformTO Climate Plan  


The goal of the plan is to reduce Toronto’s greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and build a healthy, equitable and prosperous city. Imagine Toronto in the year 2050. What does a caring, thriving, climate-friendly city of the future look like?

There are 3 award categories: Kids, age 11 and under Youth, age 12-17 Adults, age 18 and over.

Submit up to 3 photos by December 15th, 2017 - Find all the contest rules and submit your photos on the contest website: picture2050.ca

The plan is to use this photo contest to build visibility and support for funding TransformTO.



TOGETHER WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE IN THE FUTURE OF OUR CITY!

Do you have questions about how to get involved? Write us at: carbonfreeTO@climatefast.ca

Wednesday, November 29, 2017