January 18, 2013
MPP Liz Sandals is pleased to announce that the Guelph Chamber of Commerce Sustainable Solution’s Project will be receiving an Ontario Trillium Foundation Grant of $103,600 over 24 months.
Guelph Sustainable Solutions is a multi-year collaborative project which aims to promote, coordinate and alignGuelphas a national leader in sustainability.
Specifically, this grant will enable Guelph Sustainable Solutions – which is managed collaboratively by the City of Guelph, the Guelph Chamber of Commerce, the University of Guelph, local businesses, and community benefit organizations – to hire a Project Manager and administrative staff.
“Our community has shown strong support for sustainability – economic, environmental, social and cultural – and this Ontario Trililum Foundation grant will assist Guelph Sustainable Solutions in promoting further support.”
-- Liz Sandals, MPP forGuelph
"The pillars of sustainability connect all types of businesses and organizations and give a balanced platform for economic and business growth."
-- Lloyd Longfield, President and CAO,GuelphChamber of Commerce
Learn more about the Guelph Chamber of Commerce.
Learn more about the Ontario Trillium Foundation.
For more information, please contact:
Office of Liz Sandals, MPP
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