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Grants for Places of Worship

jackie, July 1, 2019

Grants for Place of Worship    Since 2015, Northern Virginia Soil and Water Conservation District has been providing technical and financial assistance to places of worship to help resolve localized drainage & erosion issues as well as helping to make these communities more energy efficient. The Conservation Assistance Program (CAP) is an urban cost-share program… Read more »

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Zero Waste Faith Based Summer Camps!

jackie, June 13, 2019

Kathleen Brewster, from James Madison High School, did an internship with FACS for her school’s WINGS program!   Kathleen researched and developed a program for how congregations can be plastic free during their faith summer camps. This is in conjunction with our ongoing #PlasticFreeFairfax Campaign. Click here to read the e-book and learn about how… Read more »

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Trex Bench made of Plastic Bags

jackie, June 6, 2019

Together Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, Unity of Fairfax, Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Reston, 350 Fairfax and the Woodburn Home Association collected over 500 lbs (40,000) of single use plastic bags to create a Trex Bench for Luther Jackson Middle School.  Watch this video to learn more! Interested in collecting bags at your congregation? Email… Read more »