June 2018

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Going Solar

jackie, June 28, 2018

Is your congregation considering solar power?  Take a look at this interactive map put together by Interfaith Power & Light! Congregations across Virginia, Maryland and DC are seeing the value and importance of solar energy. If you congregation is considering solar power please reach out for additional resources and contacts! Click on each icon to… Read more »

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What is Environmental Justice?

jackie, June 21, 2018

  What is Environmental Justice? The birth of the modern day environmental justice movement is credited to the 1982 landfill protest in Warren County, North Carolina. The Warren County protest marked the first instance of an environmental protest by people of color that garnered widespread national attention.   According to the EPA, environmental justice is… Read more »

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Keynote Address

jackie, June 11, 2018

FACS would like to thank Grandmother Teresa and Juanita Cabrera Lopez for the keynote address at the FACS Sustainability Awards and Showcase. Their message calls people for people of faith to take action to help those around the world!  To view the keynote address click here!  Their organization International Mayan League/USA is collecting relief funds for those… Read more »