Donating to Kus-kus-sum and Project Watershed just got Easier
Project Watershed is grateful for the continued support shown by our donors. Every contribution is vital to our work.
We have recently set up a new system that accepts donations via e-Transfers. Nearly all Canadian banks and credit unions offer Interac e-Transfer. It’s safe, easy and fast.
Our e-Transfer address is firstname.lastname@example.org. Please note that you must enter your email address into the message section of the e-transfer or send us an email regarding your transfer to receive a chritable tax receipt.
How-To Send a Donation with Interac e-Transfer:
You need your own:
- account with a participating bank or credit union
- active email address or mobile phone number
To send, follow the easy-to-use instructions on screen:
- Log into your online or mobile banking app and select the account.
- Choose or add Project Watershed email@example.com.
- Type your email address into the message field so we can send you a tax receipt for your donation.
- Please include where you would like to funds to be directed – Kus-kus-sum, Restoration, Education or General.
That’s all. Good deed done for the day!
Over the past month, there have been many forage fish and/or forage fish egg sightings spread along the coast of Vancouver Island.
Jennifer Sutherst has been a key leader at Project Watershed for the last seven years.
Project Watershed hosted a Fundraising Blitz this November which closed with a Reverse Telethon on Saturday, November 28th. The Blitz successfully raised over $60,000 and donations are still rolling in. All donations from the Blitz have been matched by the Ngan-Page family fund and they have extended their commitment to match donations until December 31st!
Project Watershed is offering a contract for a part-time (32 hrs. [+ or -] per week) opportunity to perform as an Executive Director. This is an opportunity to demonstrate your expertise working on innovative and collaborative multi-disciplinary habitat restoration projects. Project Watershed supports professional growth; opportunities for training and mentoring will be provided.
Christmas is coming and this year visits with relatives, friends and family are being discouraged. In these social distancing times sending a beautiful card will show you care and support our local environment.
On October 23 and 24th, 2020, volunteers helped reclaim 150 meters of streamside along Mallard Creek.
A three tiered fundraiser that includes a 50/50 raffle, online auction, and reverse telethon to raise funds to protect and restore Kus-kus-sum.
On Saturday, September 26, forty volunteers pitched in to collect garbage at Kus-kus-sum and Hollyhock Flats as part of the Great Canadian Shoreline Cleanup. The photos and short video captured from the day illustrate just how industrious it was.