Rooted in Hope 2023-24 Project finishes

The Rooted in Hope 2023-24 project hosted its final event on Sunday April 21st. About a dozen and a half participants, one third seniors and two thirds secondary school students, enjoyed the bright sunshine yet below seasonal temperatures for the final tree monitoring training at Gore Meadows Community Centre.

Seniors Join Secondary School Students for Second Rooted in Hope Training Class

This past Saturday October 21st, 6 seniors, 9 students and 2 teachers braved the strong wind and cool temperatures to attend the second Rooted in Hope tree monitoring training session at Batsman Park located off Father Tobin Drive, beside Louise Arbour Secondary School just west of Bramalea Road. Alice, Sadia and Sedi, from ACER were …

Rooted in Hope Project Launch- Two events and a video!

The Rooted in Hope project was officially launched on August 19th in the parking lot of Gore Meadows Recreation Centre. Sonia Maset, Program Administrator for the Brampton Bike Hub trained four senior team leads on bike safety and skills training. Sonia then took them for a short ride to familiarize them with riding on the …

2023, Year in Review

Twelve months ago we optimistically embraced 2023 as the post COVID year, the end of mask mandates and the beginning for economic recovery and environmental optimism. In many respects 2023 did not live up to expectations. Although the markets rebounded of late, inflation and housing affordability remain top issues for many Canadians. Environmentally we degraded …

GATCWN and RIH events in September

September was a beautiful month weather-wise to enjoy outdoor events as part of the BEA’s Graceful Aging Through Connecting with Nature and Rooted in Hope Projects. In case you weren’t able to participate, here is a summary of what you missed!

Tree Planting Events Prove Popular Amongst Youth and Seniors Alike

The Brampton Environmental Alliance hosted two tree-planting events at Gore Meadows Recreation Centre this past two Wednesdays. The events were supported by the Associations of Seniors Clubs Brampton as well as students from Louise Arbor Secondary School and Castlebrook Secondary School. Members of Sierra Club Peel also attended as did employees from Hydro One along …

Press Releases

2023 07 20 BEA Announces Rooted in Hope Project Commencement

Events

2024 Community Environmental Events 2024 Rooted in Hope Events The following events are part of the Rooted in Hope Project. You need not have participated before to join future events. You do, however, need to register. Event Time, Place, Registration Details TRCA Rooted in Hope Tree Monitoring and Maintenance Program Volunteers will help TRCA staff …