Earth Day Canada Hometown Heroes Award Program

March 30, 2012


Do you know of any crafty cape-crusaders who are putting their superhero skills to work towards the greater “green”? Maybe that describes you?

To Earth Day Canada they are Hometown Heroes working to support a healthier environment!

Earth Day Canada wants your nominations for the 2012 Hometown Heroes Award Program. The deadline for nominations is March 30, 2012.

The Hometown Heroes Award Program recognizes everyday heroes for their extraordinary superpowers in creating greener communities across Canada with three awards:

  • Individual Award—a $10 000 cash-prize to donate to a local environmental group/cause of their choice
  • Group Award—a $10 000 cash-prize to support their environmental work
  • Small Business Award—permission to use the Award and the Earth Day Canada logo for one year to market and promote the business and/or an approved product.

For more information on the Hometown Heroes Award Program and to download the nomination packages, please visit at

Have questions? You can reach Hometown Heroes Lead, Stephanee Passant, by e-mail at [email protected] or by telephone at 1-888-283-2784 (in Toronto 416-599-1991) ext. 114.

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