Business Number: 119245645RR0001

About This Charity

Our Mission

Ecosource is an innovative organization that empowers the community to become more environmentally responsible through creative public education.

About Our Charity

Ecosource is all about changing the world, right in our own backyard! We are leaders in grassroots environmental education in Peel Region and across Ontario. Our staff team works in schools and throughout the community, delivering interactive learning experiences that inspire youth and adults to take responsible personal environmental actions that make a huge difference to the health of the planet. We are proud to work with over 40,000 youth and adult community members annually!  

How You Can Help

For #GivingTuesday (December 1st 2015) and beyond, Ecosource is reaching out to businesses and individuals to ask that you make a donation on behalf of a friend, family member, employee, or client as a gift this season! 

Your donation helps us to build an innovative and resilient environmental community. Your gift can:

  • set up vermicomposting demonstrations at the Sustainability Education Centre to teach about waste reduction

  • purchase home balcony gardening kits to increase access to good food for local food bank clients

  • sponsor solar-powered robot building kits for families to learn about alternative energy

  • fund public transit passes to move Peel Environmental Youth Alliance members to leadership and stewardship events

  • sponsor container gardens for teachers to bring sustainable action into classrooms

  • send hospitality classes on field trips to local farms to see in action and learn about a local, sustainable food system

We will recognize your holiday donation with a holiday-themed digital postcard you can share with the recipient of your gift. How? Input the name and email address of the person on whose behalf you're making the donation in the text box below.

For multiple recipients of this generous gift, please connect with to set up several e-postcards.

Do you represent a business looking for creative ways to donate this holiday season? Visit to get in touch!

What People Are Saying

"My children and I remember this summer as the summer with the garden. We have met wonderful people, made friends, and learned new gardening techniques. "

— Malton Community Gardener

"PEYA has had a tremendous impact on my life. Being an executive has not only opened me to countless new opportunities to be more sustainable, but has also helped me mature and improve as an individual."

— Peel Environmental Youth Alliance Executive Committee Member

"It is extremely rewarding to know that this project will provide our students with new educational opportunities and more affordable food options. ...I appreciate the collaboration in support of the positive actions we have accomplished."

— Jennifer Milne, DDSB Purchasing Manager on Cafeteria Connects Project