About

Supporting Meaningful, Empowering and Sustainable Environmental Projects in the GTA

Toronto and Region Conservation Foundation protects the Toronto region’s natural treasures, preserves cultural heritage and empowers healthy communities through meaningful conservation campaigns and sustainable projects in partnership with Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA).

Toronto and Region Conservation Foundation is registered charity #11903 9493 RR0001.

students visit Tommy Thompson Park bird research stationOur Work is Meaningful
The Foundation raises funds to protect and nurture the health, diversity, and sustainability of our environment. Our work takes place locally and directly impacts people, communities, and wildlife where we live and work.

community members take part in tree planting eventOur Work is Empowering
We are dedicated to empowering and educating people and organizations about the importance of the environment. Working alongside TRCA, we collaborate directly with communities on important conservation campaigns and sustainability projects.

young boy wearing gardening glovesOur Work is Sustainable
The Foundation supports cultural heritage preservation, encourages sustainable practices, and protects the environment for future generations. Through our work, we hope that nature will inspire the leaders of tomorrow.

About Toronto and Region Conservation Authority

With more than 60 years of experience, Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is one of 36 Conservation Authorities in Ontario, created to safeguard and enhance the health and well-being of watershed communities through the protection and restoration of the natural environment and the ecological services it provides.

TRCA’s jurisdiction comprises the following nine watersheds, plus their collective Lake Ontario waterfront shorelines:

More than 3.5 million people live within TRCA-managed watersheds, and many others work in and visit destinations across our jurisdiction. The population within TRCA’s jurisdiction is expected to grow significantly in the years to come.

The Foundation Team

What’s New

  • York Region

    2019 Living City Impact Award – Sustainable Communities

    Congratulations, York Region! The Bayview Avenue Corridor Project is an outstanding example of York Region’s commitment to sustainable communities.

  • CI Investments

    2019 Living City Impact Award – Business Excellence

    Congratulations to CI Investments! CI has launched two new environmental investment funds that seek to achieve positive environmental and social outcomes.

Support the Foundation

Your donation will support our dream of making the Toronto Region the most livable city in the world.