Toronto, ON — April 22 is Earth Day, part of Earth Month (April). It is organized by Earth Day Canada (EDC), a not-for-profit, national environmental communications and charitable organization.
Since 1991, EDC has been coordinating Earth Day/Earth Month celebrations nationally, and providing resources, user friendly programs, and networking assistance to help Canadians help the Earth.
Earth Day Canada is committed to raising awareness of current environmental challenges to help "Make Every Day Earth Day."
Its mission is to improve the state of the environment by empowering and helping Canadians to take positive environmental action and achieve local solutions.
Its goals are to:
Create positive public awareness for existing and developing environmental solutions.
Empower and encourage Canadians to take environmental action in their communities.
Address the challenges to Canada’s environment by working in partnership to create programs that can be delivered by communities, organizations and individuals.
Foster and maintain the positive celebration of Earth Day annually.
Visit earthday.ca for more information.