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A.P.E. Fund

Making a difference for Animals, People and the Environment. Check out this year’s Roots & Shoots community projects.


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People's Garden Greenhouse

Map pinSault Ste. Marie, Ontario

We are a community vegetable garden at the Sault Ste. Marie campus of Algoma University. Our goal is to build a greenhouse to expand our garden and our growing season here in northern Ontario, to feed more hungry students fresh and locally grown produce.

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The Global Goals for Sustainable Development12 – Responsible consumption and production13 – Climate action15 – 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 nearly 100 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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