Vancouver school board rejects Chevron funding

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December 5, 2014 by realrenewal

Vancouver’s public school board made headlines this past spring when it decided to turn down nearly $500,000 from Chevron. The board declined the offer, citing its nine-year policy that prohibits it from entering into partnerships with corporations. It also said a deal with an oil company wouldn’t fit with its goal of becoming the greenest school district.

Read more: http://www.ctvnews.ca/canada/school-board-rejects-chevron-funding-fuels-election-controversy-1.2089419#ixzz3L4CYS57I
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