A thriving Greenbelt. A thriving Ontario.

The Greenbelt Foundation stewards Ontario's Greenbelt, two million acres of protected land that provide clean air, fresh water, climate resilience, and a reliable local food source to help Ontario thrive. We are the only charitable organization solely dedicated to the health and prosperity of Ontario's Greenbelt.

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Our work supports both ecology and economy

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2 million acres

of protected farmland and green space

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$9.1 billion

economic impact every year

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161,000 jobs

worked full-time in the Greenbelt

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Explore the Greenbelt

Support the Greenbelt by exploring our vineyards, recreational trails, cycling routes, campgrounds, and farm-fresh foods.

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Become a Friend of the Greenbelt

Join thousands of Ontarians supporting continued protection of irreplaceable farmland and natural areas from urban sprawl.

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