EcoSuperior is an incorporated not-for-profit organization, operated by a volunteer board of directors that wants to achieve greater environmental stewarship in Northwestern Ontario and Lake Superior Basin through engagement, education, collaboration, action and leadership. They are supported entirely through fee-for-service projects delivered for municipal, provincial and federal governments as well as corporate sponsors and other funding agencies.
They offer a wide range of programs and services, from community and school presentations to information resources and a growing retail operation of eco-friendly products.
The Spotlight features an interview with Ellen Mortfield, the Executive Director for Eco-Superior Environmental Project at Thunder Nay Ontario.Read more
What inspired you to start the ArtSpeaks Project?
The inspiration came from 20+years of community work I’ve been doing since returning to Sault Ste. Marie after graduate school in the ’90s. I trained as an art therapist and saw a great need to make art part of everyday life and not just for the privileged or elite. I believe that making art a part of everyday life will lead to healthier individuals and healthier communities.Read more