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A Greener Future

Monthly Newsletter - February 2017

The Litter Outside is Buried.

It may be the middle of winter and all the litter is buried but we still have lots to do over here in the office. On February 8th we'll be hosting our first Board Meeting of the year where we'll be making some important decisions about the year ahead.

We would LOVE your feedback on how we're doing. If there's something you would like us to feature in the newsletter drop us a line. If there's a project you'd like to suggest send us a message. If you have a burning question ask away! We want YOU to be part of our community. We want you to inspire us and we'll prove to you that we can take A Greener Future to the next level!

Litter Counter

377,293 
Pieces of Litter Collected
Interesting find of the month:
52 rubber bands picked up around a postal box in Markham, Ontario.

New Board Members

We would like to introduce three new Board Members! Jessie Black (Grimsby, ON), Julie Taylor (Pickering, ON), and Connor Brown (Pickering, ON) have joined us!

Our Board is almost at capacity! The only position we're missing is a Treasurer. If you're great with numbers and care about the environment feel free to drop us a line! To learn more about Jessie, Julie, Connor and the rest of our staff and board members visit our website!
Visit Board & Staff Page

We've Received a LUSHious Gift!

LUSH Cosmetics has gifted us $2,000 to fund our litter cleanups for the year! This donation will go towards litter cleanup supplies, equipment, and promotion. Thank you LUSH! (Photo @ LUSH Markham, Ontario)

Searching for Coordinators

Tired of seeing butts all over the ground? Us too! Help us do something about it on May 6th. We have Butt Blitz event coordinators signed up in various locations across Canada but we're looking for more help! The job of a coordinator is to choose a local location, collect the butts picked up by volunteers, and ship them to TerraCycle via a prepaid shipping label. Click the button below for more information about this Canada-wide event and sign up as an event coordinator or participant!
The Butt Blitz 2017
We're searching for a new intern! If you live a zero waste lifestyle and reside in the GTA check out our newest position! There are lots of perks with this venture including zero waste product samples, connections with influential zero waste leaders, and zero fun....just kidding! 
 
Thank you for reading! We hope you're inspired to take green action in your life! 

Sincerely,

The Greener Future Team
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