Sustainable WR Expert Blog: Funding Your Sustainability Initiatives

For organizations interested in decreasing their environmental impact, there are a variety of funding and support opportunities available.

Please join us on November 14th, 2017 to hear from experts at local hydro and natural gas providers about funding incentives and the support that is available, with a short workshop to help organizations overcome barriers that may be stopping them from taking full advantage of these incentives.

November 14th, 2017
Fresh Ground Cafe, Kitchener


For more information, please contact:

Lexi Halley

Jeff Quint

Manager, Energy Efficiency & Corporate Communications

Waterloo North Hydro

Jeff Quint is the Manager of Energy Efficiency and Corporate Communications for Waterloo North Hydro, where he leads the utilities portfolio of energy efficiency programs and corporate communications initiatives. He has 10 years’ experience in the energy service and utility sector with a strong focus on energy efficiency, demand management, customer service, and communications.

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What to Expect:

  • Details about energy saving incentives available to local organizations
  • A short workshop to help overcome barriers that may stopping some organizations from taking advantage of incentives
  • Hot breakfast
  • Networking time before the event

Who Should Attend:

  • Business professionals who want to help their organization take advantage of available incentives
  • Indviduals who have faced challenges while attempting to secure funding for sustainability initiatives
  • Students interested in learning more about sustainability in business

Traveling to the Event:

  • We encourage you to try more environmentally friendly methods of traveling to and from the event
  • Consider carpooling, taking public transit, biking, or walking
  • To find a carpool buddy and reduce your traveling impact, please visit TravelWise


About Tova Davidson

Tova Davidson is the Executive Director of Sustainable Waterloo Region. She helps develop strategic direction for SWR, manages the team, and builds key relationships throughout Waterloo Region. Tova is a graduate of the University of Guelph where she completed a Master of Arts in Philosophy. Throughout her career, Tova has worked in communications, public relations, marketing and leadership roles. Before joining Sustainable Waterloo Region, Tova was the Vice President of The Letter M Marketing, where she provided strategic planning, business consulting, project management and leadership to the business as well as her clients. Tova has been selected by The Guelph Mercury as one the 40 Under 40, and was the recipient of the Mayor’s Award of Excellence.


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