The Starfish Canada


Mission Statement

The Starfish Canada is a charity that celebrates young environmental leaders by connecting them with a platform for storytelling and a community of change-makers. // The Starfish Canada célèbre les jeunes leaders de l'environnement en les connectant à une plate-forme de narration et à une communauté de décideurs.
Since 2010, we have inspired young Canadians to take leadership roles in their communities and to celebrate their peers contributing in the environmentalism movement. // Depuis 2010, nous avons inspiré des jeunes Canadiens à prendre des positions de leader dans leurs communautés et à célébrer leurs pairs contribuant au mouvement environnementaliste.


Update: we're a charity!

We're excited to announce that we've become a federally registered charity with the CRA! We are excited to scale our work and are excited to partner with like-minded groups that believe in the power of young people to create positive change for Canada's environment.

Program Details

Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25
For ten years, The Starfish Canada has celebrated and amplified the work of incredible young change-makers across Canada. Through our Top 25 Environmentalists Under 25 program, we connect innovative leaders together to learn from each other and develop skills that will take their work to the next level.
Speakers Bureau
Canada’s top young environmentalists have incredible stories to tell you and your community. We are excited to offer speaking engagements that can help educate and inspire friends, students, colleagues and peers about the trials and tribulations of working in the environmental sector and how we can work together to find solutions.
Educational workshops
The Starfish Canada offers highly engaging environmental workshops to elementary and high school students.
Each session includes unique activities that inspire students to think on a global scale while keeping local issues in mind.
The Starfish Canada works closely to educate and empower youth and young adults, helping them be conscious leaders of tomorrow. It's important to expose students to different environmental issues and how each story is a thread in the tapestry of our social, economic and political world.
Primary Issue
Climate Change
391 Burnside Road E
Victoria, BC V9A 1A7
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