Growing Great Places Together

Did you know...

On average, a minimum of 2,000 hours of tangible action in communities are provided by CiB host community volunteers

That over 60% of the judging grid criteria in assessment of a community relate directly to the environment, sustainability and climate change

That a comprehensive judging report featuring 78 specific elements in 7 categories provide feedback to each community

Judges are required to provide specific suggestions for areas of improvement; often providing a basis for municipal budget considerations

That the program has helped over 900 communities in over 28 years of existence with a cumulative economic value of over $28 million

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Our Vision:
To inspire all communities to enhance the quality of life and our environment through
people and plants in order to create community pride.


2024 Colour of the Year

Program Benefits