October 2018

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Green Team Spring Ideas

jackie, October 30, 2018

Is your Green Team starting to plan for the Spring? Below are some initiatives other Green Teams have taken! Create a native plants garden at your place of worship. Join the Sowing Seeds of Stewardship Facebook group for more information and resources. Have a coffee talk after your service? Try eliminating plastic plates, cups, and… Read more »

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Partner Spotlight – Food for Others

jackie, October 18, 2018

Food for Others is a food distribution nonprofit in Northern Virginia with a variety of programs for low-income families. Approximately 600 families are served each day, Monday – Friday. Food for Others has nine employees but relies heavily on volunteers to help run their programs. In a step towards sustainability, Food for Others is taking the Plastic… Read more »

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Plastic Free in Your Congregation

jackie, October 15, 2018

It’s not too late to participate in the #PlasticFreeChallenge!   Below are a few ideas for your place of worship this October.    Have a coffee talk after your service? Try eliminating plastic plates, cups, and silverware one week! Create a sign about why you’re doing this to educate members of your congregation.   Create a… Read more »