Local groups that provide opportunities to participate in climate change action in Antigonish:

Responsible Energy Action —  A community group dedicated to getting and using energy responsibly

Our Food Store — A great way to buy or sell locally produced food in season

The Antigonish Farmers Market — Another great way buy or sell locally produced food in season, and lots of other stuff

Antigonish Community Energy — A multi-stakeholder group planning how we get and use energy in Antigonish

Antigonish Community Energy Cooperative — A cooperative that helps members get access to community-based renewable energy, currently focussed on the installation of rooftop solar electricity systems

Sustainable Antigonish —  A round table group connecting community-based organizations around 4 pillars of sustainable community development: cultural vibrancy, economic prosperity, environmental responsibility and social justice

Get the Town Growing — A community group growing food in public spaces in Antigonish for anyone to harvest  (see The Awesome Foundation article)

Blue Dot  — A movement to enact a declaration recognizing the right to a healthy environment in the Town and County of Antigonish

Social Justice Committee of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Antigonish

Antigonish Food Security Association — A community organization committed to improving food security in Antigonish and North Eastern Nova Scotia

Other partners:

Sisters of Saint Martha

Municipality of the County of Antigonish

Town of Antigonish

Nova Scotia Health Authority

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