Youth - Jane Goodall

There is a powerful force unleashed when young people resolve to make a change.

- Dr. Jane Goodall

Through Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots program, you become part of the next generation of community leaders. We support you as you explore your community, identify environmental problems and take action.

When you join the Roots & Shoots movement you get

  • Support from the JGI Canada team
  • Opportunities for grant money
  • Leadership experience that you can add to your resume
  • To be part of a network of global citizens leading community change

But don't take our word for it!

Check out what these youth have to say about their Roots & Shoots experience.

Ready to get started?

Funding available to support your action project by partnering with a local community organization


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We have all the info you need to get you started on an awesome project that will make a difference where you live.

Download Youth Tool Kit

Questions? We’re here to help.

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Photo credits: Ophir Sarusi