Symbolic Animal Adoptions

Make a Difference Locally

Symbolic animal adoptions support conservation projects that protect and restore natural and cultural heritage and strengthen communities in the Toronto Region.


 

double your impact today

All donations, up to $30,000, contributed to The Meadoway until
December 31, 2019 will be matched by members of the Board of Directors of
Toronto and Region Conservation Foundation!

Gifts that support The Meadoway

The proceeds from your symbolic adoption will help transform a hydro corridor in Scarborough into The Meadoway: a vibrant 16-kilometre stretch of urban greenspace and meadows.

Over the next seven years, this site will become a place filled with butterflies, bees, birds, and wildflowers – a rich meadow landscape realized on a scale never before seen in Toronto.

For your donation, you will receive a certificate of adoption, fun and informative newsletters, and a charitable tax receipt.

Select one of these animals to symbolically adopt:
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Gifts that support Tommy Thompson Park

The proceeds from your symbolic adoption will support Tommy Thompson Park’s ongoing conservation of its wildlife habitats, which include wildflower meadows, cottonwood forests, coastal marshes, cobble beaches, and sand dunes. Tommy Thompson Park provides one of the best nature-watching areas in the Greater Toronto Area.

The goals for Tommy Thompson Park include preserving significant species, protecting environmentally significant areas, and enhancing aquatic and terrestrial habitats.

For your donation, you will receive a certificate of adoption, fun and informative newsletters, and a charitable tax receipt.

Select one of these animals to symbolically adopt:
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Gifts that support The Foundation

The proceeds from your symbolic adoption will provide unrestricted funds which will help support projects throughout the Greater Toronto Area.

For your donation, you will receive a certificate of adoption, fun and informative newsletters, and a charitable tax receipt.

Select one of these animals to symbolically adopt:
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Gifts that support Black Creek Pioneer Village

The proceeds from your symbolic adoption will support restoration projects and programs at Black Creek Pioneer Village.

At the Village, visitors can discover 40 historic buildings, 70 rare and heritage breed animals, 10 different gardens with flowers and vegetables grown from heirloom seeds, 50,000 historical artifacts, and a wide variety of engaging programs for people of all ages.

For your donation, you will receive a certificate of adoption, fun and informative newsletters, and a charitable tax receipt.

Select one of these animals to symbolically adopt:
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Gifts that support Bolton Camp

The proceeds from your symbolic adoption will support the transformation of Bolton Camp.

Once a much-loved overnight summer camp for low-income families, the Bolton Camp property is being redeveloped into a multi-faceted community space that will host pop-up retail shops, yoga classes, hike and bike camps, inter-generational cooking classes, outdoor festivals, maker spaces, and more.

Located at the headwaters of the Humber River, Bolton Camp boasts 102 hectares of green space, and a collection of more than 50 historic buildings.

For your donation, you will receive a certificate of adoption, fun and informative newsletters, and a charitable tax receipt.

Select one of these animals to symbolically adopt:
(Click or tap on the image)

Gifts made through Toronto and Region Conservation Foundation are donations towards programs and designated funds in support of The Foundation. The adoption programs, services, equipment and programs described in this catalog are representations of the Foundation’s Programs.