NIAGARA FALLS, ON - Mother Earth Day, a new event celebrating the environment, will take place Saturday, June 11, 2022, between 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., at Firemen's Park. The event, presented by PenFinancial Credit Union, is being organized and hosted by Park in the City Committee, in partnership with the Stamford Centre Volunteer Firemen's Association. Planned activities will enable residents to interact with demonstrators and vendors throughout the day. Entry will be free and open to the public to attend and participate. More details on the event will be forthcoming.
The Park in the City Committee is currently accepting retail vendors, specifically those that focus on positive environmental products or services. Interested in becoming a vendor? Submit your application here by Friday, April 15, 2022.
For more information, please visit niagarafalls.ca/motherearthday.
“PenFinancial Credit Union is honoured to be the Presenting Sponsor of the inaugural Mother Earth Day. As a values-based organization, improving lives and strengthening communities is at the heart of PenFinancial’s mission,” said Ken Janzen, CEO of PenFinancial Credit Union. “This free event will provide the opportunity for families to learn more about how they too can play a role in improving their own communities with ideas and activities to improve both our environment and overall wellness.”
About PenFinancial Credit Union
PenFinanical Credit Union is a truly local, values-based, credit union committed to improving the lives of nearly 20,000 members and businesses. PenFinancial delivers a full range of financial services digitally and through a network of six branches across Niagara, and in Haldimand. Through their Truly Local Commitment, the credit union is a proud Certified B Corporation and Living Wage employer who invests a portion of their pre-tax profits into the communities it serves. PenFinancial is also proud to choose 100% renewable energy with Bullfrog Power as part of their commitment to environmental sustainability. To learn more, visit penfinancial.com.
About The Park in the City Committee
A volunteer committee, appointed by City Council. The committee’s mandate is to encourage environmental responsibility, city-wide beautification, promote recreation and active transportation usage and civic pride through community action. The Committee also advises City Council on issues regarding its mandate.
For more information, contact:
Community Development Coordinator
Recreation and Culture