Links for Greener Learning

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-401-2614 ; 905-397-5630
Website www.linksforgreenerlearning.org
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Primary Contact Yaneth Londono, Executive Director; Email: contact@linksforgreenerlearning.org
Alternate Contact Katheryne Gutierrez, Project Manager; Phone: 905-397-5639; Email: kgutierrez@linksforgreenerlearning.org
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
43 Church St
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E1
 
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Intersection Ontario St and Welland Ave
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Geared towards linking education institutions, their newcomers and domestic students, with experiential learning opportunities 
 
Services include: 
 
Links for Greener Schools 
* Food literacy, waste management and gardening program designed for elementary and secondary schools. Offers workshops, cooking classes, school campaigns, waste audits and garden development. 
 
Environmental Awareness and Education for Newcomers 
* Series of workshops designed to help newcomers develop awareness and skills in the area of waste management, water and energy conservation. 
 
Growing Diversity Garden 
* Raises awareness among newcomers about food, how to grow organic food 
* Provides an opportunity to continue cooking traditional recipes 
* Gardens provide opportunity for recreation, exercise, education and the opportunity to meet people and practice English
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4:30 pm
Eligibility Students, newcomers and other members of the community
Application Call for information
Languages English ; Arabic ; Chinese (Mandarin) ; Spanish
Fees None
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2011
Funding Provincial - Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Fundraising ; United Way ; NPI Niagara Region, Niagara Community Foundation
Meetings Annual Board of Directors Meeting
Service Categories Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Environmental Issues
Events Earth Day and Eco-Fashion Show Gala Fundraiser