ALUS Canada Supporters
As a national charitable organization and a Weston Family Initiative, ALUS Canada distributes funds to local ALUS programs across the nation, encouraging ALUS participants to produce ecosystem services in their communities. Through ALUS, philanthropic individuals, foundations, governments and corporations can make a real difference on the ground and help grow the ALUS program across Canada.
ALUS Canada is a Weston Family Initiative. The W. Garfield Weston Foundation’s generous and long-standing commitment to ALUS Canada has played a critical role in growing ALUS into a truly national not-for-profit organization, one that is rapidly expanding into many new communities across the country.
“We believe strongly in the ALUS model, which delivers ecological outcomes while engaging local communities.” —Tamara Rebanks, Director, The W. Garfield Weston Foundation
ALUS Canada proudly recognizes its Foundational Partners, organizations that contributed $1-million or more during a foundational period in our program’s history. Delta Waterfowl was instrumental in launching the first-ever ALUS pilot project, which took place in Blanshard, Manitoba, from 2006 to 2009, and the second ALUS pilot, in Norfolk, Ontario, which remains the longest continually running ALUS program in Canada. Delta also co-wrote the “ALUS bible,” which laid out the original principles of the program. In 2016, ALUS fledged the nest, becoming ALUS Canada, A Weston Family Initiative.
This project was undertaken with the national support of the Government of Canada.
Ce projet a été réalisé avec l’appui financier du gouvernement du Canada.
ALUS Canada is also grateful for the support of more than 50 organizations nationwide who are funding the work we do on the ground, producing ecosystem services for the benefit of all Canadians.
• David Bissett
• Ontario Trillium Foundation
• Ontario Nature
• The J .W. McConnell Family Foundation | La fondation de la famille J.W. McConnell
• Carthy Foundation
• Wildlife Habitat Canada
• Alberta Real Estate Foundation
• Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks
• Ontario Wildlife Foundation
• John M. Bishop
Become an ALUS supporter
To become an ALUS Canada supporter, please visit the “Get Involved” section of our website, or click the secure link below to Donate Now. For more information on our exciting corporate sponsorship program, visit the New Acre™ Project page. Thank you!