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Jack Layton Award

Tweet Learning for a Sustainable Future is excited to announce the winners and runner-ups of the Jack Layton Award!  The Recipients of the LSF Jack Layton Award for Youth Action in Sustainability have taken steps towards a sustainable future through responsible citizenship with creative and innovative action in their community. This year 120 sustainability action projects were completed.  Seven of these projects have been honoured by the LSF Jack Layton Award: The Winning Prize of $500 towards another sustainability project has been awarded to: Chedabucto ...Read more

Challenging Taste Buds at the OPG Charity Fair

Tweet Learning for a Sustainable Future (LSF) showcased its projects and programs to Ontario Power Generation (OPG) employees during the OPG Charity Fair on September 18th, 2013 in Toronto. LSF challenged OPG employees’ taste buds to see if they noticed a difference between organic and conventional apples, and bottled and tap water. The blind test revealed that of the patrons surveyed, 77% preferred the organic apples and 67% the tap water! Which do you prefer? Can you taste the difference? The Charity ...Read more

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