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Thank you to our 2017 Donors and Supporters

Thanks to the incredible generosity of our donors, funders and sponsors, we are thrilled to share that we have raised $2.6 million of our $5 million goal in the first two years of our PROTECT, CONNECT, SUSTAIN Campaign (2016-2020). In 2017 our supporters helped Credit Valley Conservation get some really great work [...]

By | 2018-01-29T13:49:46+00:00 January 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Be Like Mark. Be a Conservation Hero

This is Mark Whitcombe. Mark is a Conservation Hero, having been recognized with a Friends of the Credit Award in 2017 for his lifetime of environmental education and his extensive engagement with local environmental causes. Mark has lived in Orangeville since 1982, when he moved from the city to [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 December 5th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Be a Conservation Hero for Giving Tuesday!

Not all heroes wear capes. Some selflessly take action because they believe our future is worth the fight. These are the heroes featured in our annual Be a Conservation Hero campaign kicking-off today in connection with Giving Tuesday, the global day of giving. You can be a hero like the local [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Trail Donation Day at Island Lake

Have you walked or biked around the trails at Island Lake Conservation Area yet? It is a great place for a weekend stroll, a morning jog, to cast a line, catch some fish and enjoy some time with family or friends. The Vicki Barron Lakeside trail, an 8km trail [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 October 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Charity Bonspiel

Fiesta Charity Bonspiel in support of Credit Valley Conservation Foundation! Curl to Connect. Play to Protect. Sweep to Sustain.  Join us on Saturday, January 20th, 2018 at the Acton Curling Club for the 2nd annual day of curling in support of the Credit Valley Conservation Foundation. Register by November [...]

By | 2017-12-18T15:36:55+00:00 October 1st, 2017|Uncategorized|

2017 Island Lake Bass Derby

9th Annual Island Lake Bass Tournament Saturday July 8th and Sunday July 9th 2017 $5000 in big catch prizes was on the line for the top 10 bass and the top pike, perch, and crappie. The two day catch & release derby was hosted by the Friends of [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 August 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Conservation Gala Receives Record Support

CVCF Board members Councillor Michael Palleschi, Councillor Karen Ras, Councillor Nando Iannicca Wednesday, May 24, 2017 Credit Valley Conservation Foundation (CVCF) hosted its 12th Annual Conservation Gala on Thursday, May 4. The final count shows a record level of support from the local community. Over 375 guests raised [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 May 24th, 2017|Uncategorized|

Past Fishing Derbies

Top 3 Bass Anglers at 2016 Island Lake Bass Derby See all of our pictures on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/FriendsofIslandLake/photos   2016 Bass Derby Sponsors   Platinum Sponsors Silver Sponsor Bronze Sponsor   Media Sponsors Friends Dufferin Northern Peel Anglers' & Hunters' Association SAIL - The [...]

By | 2017-12-07T15:29:54+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|