Tides Top 10 for 2009

They are Canada’s most innovative and forward-thinking organizations. They inspire people to take action, to think in new ways and to make the world a better place. Click on the photos below to learn why we chose these amazing initiatives, send them your kudos, and donate.

Canadian Youth Climate Coalition

Youth for real climate action

Capacity Waterloo Region

Deepening the capacity for social innovation in Waterloo Region

Faith and the Common Good

Seeking common ground for the common good

Framework Foundation

Increasing volunteerism and civic engagement in communities across Canada

Living Oceans Society

Healthy oceans, healthy communities

Local Food Plus

Leaders in sustainable food certification and local supply chain infrastructure

Pembina Institute

A leader in sustainable energy solutions

St. Clare’s Multifaith Housing

Innovative affordable housing solutions

Tusaqtuut Core Indigenous Knowledge Project

Furthering an understanding of Inuit culture and the impact of climate change in the Arctic

UBC Farm

A thriving centre for sustainable food systems