The oldest environmental non-profit in Canada, Society Promoting Environmental Conservation (SPEC), has been fostering urban sustainability with practical solutions for our community since 1969. SPEC empowers local communities in the Lower Mainland to build a greener future through interactive programs and activities.
SPEC’s Core Values are:
Rooted in Community: Local, grassroots and volunteer-driven. SPEC collaborates with other community members and organizations as a way to strengthen community and increase their impact.Respectful: SPEC works with integrity and an open mindset. They listen to others and work to include other perspectives.
Empowering: Through a positive and fun environment, SPEC strives to support, nurture, enable and educate community members for action.
Purposeful: SPEC values clarity, focus and a resilient structure that can make their work more effective and productive.
Learn more. Visit spec.bc.ca.