Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority

Site: Newmarket - Bayview Parkway

Service: Lake Simcoe Conservation Foundation

Record Details
Alternate Name Friends of Scanlon Creek ; Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Foundation ; LSCF
Former Name Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Foundation
Office Phone 905-895-1281 ext 310
E-Mail foundation@lsrca.on.ca
Website www.lakesimcoefoundation.ca
Primary Contact Cheryl Taylor, Executive Director; Phone: 905-895-1282 ext 310; Fax: 905-853-5881; Email: c.taylor@lsrca.on.ca
Alternate Contact Judy Milner, Development Officer, 905-895-1282 ext 241; Email: j.milner@lsrca.on.ca
Primary Executive Debbi Conzelmann, President
Alternate Executive Ron Craig, Secretary Treasurer
Funding Fundraising ; Donations ; Planned Gifts and Bequests; Corporate Gifts/Programs; Gift of Securities; Community Events; Gifts in Kind; Tribute Gifts
Description (Service) Invests in projects designed to protect and restore the Lake Simcoe watershed in partnership with the Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority (LSRCA), watershed municipalities and other partners * maintains the natural environment and in many places returns the land and the rivers and the streams to a natural state * projects include tree and shrub planting, stream bank restoration, fish habitat restoration, wildlife protection and the outdoor education for children

Inspiring Greener Communities Program: connects residents of new developments to the watershed, inspires a more environmentally friendly lifestyle, and promotes low-impact and sustainable communities

Tree Memorial Program: respects and supports a healthy ecosystem with Funeral Homes making a contribution, for each family they serve, towards local reforestation projects of the LSRCA

The Conservation Day Program: a hands-on outdoor experience that fosters corporate teamwork and fun * through active participation in initiatives like planting trees or clearing trails, employees work together to contribute to a healthier environment while learning about local environmental issues and how to potentially resolve them
Hours Contact for hours
Dates 30th Annual Conservation Dinner Wed, June 13, 2018, The Manor at Carrying Place (sold out)
Meetings The Board of Directors meets bi-monthly * check website for dates and times
Areas Served York Region
Boundaries Lake Simcoe watershed area, south to Oak Ridges Moraine and north to Oro York Region
Eligibility Always looking for enthusiastic and dedicated volunteers to help with a variety of jobs
Application contact to volunteer
Languages English
Fees Program - Some program and event fees apply
Site Location Newmarket
Located In Community Newmarket
Address & Map
120 Bayview Pkwy
Newmarket, ON L3Y 3W3
 
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Physical Access Not Applicable
Service Categories Fundraising and Resource Development Support ~ Environmental Issues ; Outdoor Environmental Education

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