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Green Angels Subsidy Program

Green Angels Subsidy Fund

Thanks to the support of our generous donors, RBG can connect more people to the natural world of Royal Botanical Gardens.

The Green Angels Subsidy Fund subsidizes admission passes, school programming, child, adult and family programming, and school transportation costs. 

In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, the Green Angels Program also helps fund virtual learning through our new RBG at Home platform and virtual school programming. These programs include technology-based digital programming that can improve social connections to the outside world. 

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Donate to Green Angels

You can be a Green Angel to an individual today! Your donation provides children, adults, and families who are experiencing financial hardships an opportunity to visit and engage in the offerings of Royal Botanical Gardens. 

Your donation subsidizes:

  • School programming 
  • School transportation costs 
  • Admission passes 
  • Day camps and clubs 
  • Children, adult, or family programs 
  • Virtual, interactive child and youth programming  
  • Virtual school programming  

To learn how you can become a Green Angel and make a greater impact on individuals experiencing financial hardship in our region, please call 905-527-1158 (1-800-694-4769), ext. 229. 

Apply for Financial Assistance

Applications for financial assistance are available for those who’s total household income is below the Low Income Cut-Off (LICO) standards for which city they live.

Green Angels provides financial assistance for our children’s programs, day camps, school programsadmission fees, virtual, interactive child and youth programming and virtual school programming. Transportation is also covered for schools not able to afford busing.

To inquire about receiving Green Angels Financial assistance please complete the inquiry form below.

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  • So we can access your inquiry, please provide us with two consecutive Social Assistance statements or a copy of your most recent Notice of Assessment (Individuals only).

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