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Call for Artists

Artistic Call Out Applications Accepted for theme of “RENEWAL”$75 for successful submissions Who are we? Sustainable Orillia (SO) is a volunteer-driven, not-for-profit organization that aims

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We're Bringing People Together

We are a network of citizens dedicated to improving the wellness of our community through environmentally sustainable practices across seven critical sectors.

We believe in a “big tent” approach in which all of the diverse
interests of our community can find encouragement, tools, advice and a place to enhance sustainability practices that mean the most to them.

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Become a friend of Sustainable Orillia and be part of a growing movement. Your donation directly supports our programs, activities and publications.

Sustainability Projects

Our sectors are tackling the issue of sustainability with a number of exciting initiatives. Together we're moving forward to create lasting solutions for future generations in Orillia.

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Sundial Creek: restoring a hidden gem in the heart of Orillia

North Orillia is fortunate to have a rare cold water stream supporting Brook Trout in its midst, but it is gradually declining …

Sustainable Orillia volunteer recognition address

Steve Clarke, Mayor of Orillia, recognizes the contribution that Sustainable Orillia has made to the city over the past year.

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Local arts organization champions sustainability in the community

We’re launching a new project with the Orillia District Arts Council to inspire local artists to create sustainably-informed pieces.