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Durham Sustain Ability

Durham Sustain Ability (DSA) is an environmental not-for-profit and social enterprise that supports individuals, organizations and communities on the path to a sustainable future.   To learn more, visit the About Us section of our website.


 

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Need a rain barrel? Order from us by April 16.

Residents who want to save money, care for their gardens and protect the environment know that rain barrels help meet all three goals. Durham Sustain Ability is now accepting pre-sale orders as part of their truckload Rain Barrel sale. Pick up for this fundraising event is scheduled for Tuesday, April 22 and Wednesday, April 23 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m and Saturday 26 from  10 a.m. until noon. On all days, the pick up will take place at 126 Water Street, Port Perry. When ordering in advance of the sale, purchasers select the colour and model of their rain… Continue reading Need a rain barrel? Order from us by April 16.

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Calling all Artists! Applications due February 28

Our Painted Rain Barrel Online Auction is being held to help education the community about the benefits of using rain barrels to conserve water, and as a unique fundraising effort.  Local artists, schools, individuals, businesses and community organizations are invited to creatively paint a rain barrel.  We will provide each selected participant with one primed rain barrel, painting tips and finishing guidelines.  In exchange, the artist must be willing to donate your time, creativity, paint and a brief written description of the work.  Remember you are only limited by your imagination!  Artwork does not need to have an environmental theme. … Continue reading Calling all Artists! Applications due February 28

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Real Dirt: Dinner is Sold Out. Presentation Only Tickets Still Available.

We are sold out for the dinner portion of the evening but there are still lots of presentation only tickets left!   To purchase tickets, please click here. Durham Sustain Ability has planned a night out for anyone that eats on Thursday, March 6, 2014.  If you are leading the charge on local and organic food or just looking for more information, this event is for you! The evening will start at Bistro ’67, a new teaching-inspired restaurant which revolves around the ‘field to fork’ concept and features the produce and delicious flavours from across the Durham Region.  You will then hear from Harry Stoddart,… Continue reading Real Dirt: Dinner is Sold Out. Presentation Only Tickets Still Available.

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