Morning Star Community Garden - Jane Goodall

Illustrations of project streams Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots

A.P.E. Fund

Apply for up to $1,000 in funding for youth-led Roots & Shoots projects.

Applications are currently closed but you can still register your Roots & Shoots project here.

Morning Star Community Garden

Map pinMississauga, Ontario

Engage community and learners in the creation of a garden that provides fresh fruits, vegetables and a sense of well-being for all involved. Food insecurity is a big issue in our community, and the harvest will support school nutrition initiatives and be shared with community members/those in need.

Environmental Inequity (People)

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development12 – Responsible consumption and production15 – Life on land

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots

Do great things in your community.

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots began in 1991 when Dr. Jane met with 12 Tanzanian high school students who wanted to tackle urgent problems in their community. Since that meeting, Roots & Shoots groups have multiplied many times over and can now be found in more than 50 countries around the world. Wherever there’s a group, young people are making change that benefits animals, people and the environment.

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