Faith in Place Delivers Petitions to Gov. Quinn
On Tuesday, September 30th, Faith in Place and other Illinois environmental organizations delivered more than 20,000 petitions to Govenor Quinn, saying we need to prioritize energy efficiency and renewable energy in IL's Clean Power Plan.
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Tell Gov. Quinn To Prioritize Energy Efficiency and Renewable Power
Tell Governor Quinn to prioritize energy efficiency and renewable power in IL's Clean Power Plan. Learn more and take action!
Religious Leaders Unite for Cleaner Air
More than 90 religious clergy from 38 different cities across Illinois, representing 66 different congregations from 14 different faith traditions join nearly 400 signatures Read more...
News Gazette Features Brian Sauder
Sunday's News Gazette discusses the lasting impact our Brian Sauder has had on Central IL through his work with Faith in Place. We are looking forward to him moving to Chicago soon, and Rev. Cindy Shepherd is ready to continue the impactful work of Faith in Place in Central IL.
Tue. Oct. 14 - Engaging Faith in Place in Oak Park, IL (7:30 - 8:30 p.m. ) details
Wed. Oct. 15 - Engaging Faith in Place in Glen Ellyn, IL (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.) details
Sun. Oct. 19 - Blues for Water (4:30 p.m.) details
Mon. Oct. 20 - Engaging Faith in Place at Temple Sholom of Chicago (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.) details
Sun. Nov. 9 - Judaism and Islam: Sacred Writings and Religious Teachings on Environmental Sustainability (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.) details
Sat. Oct. 4 - Community Tree Planting in Logan Square (9:00 am) details
Sun. Oct. 12 - Introduction to Ethics and Ethical Reflection: The Role of Ethics, Religion and Discourse in Environmental Decision Making (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.) details
Sun. Oct. 19 - The Evanston Interreligious Sustainability Circle’s Fall Habitat Work Day (1pm- 4pm) details
Sun. Oct. 19 - Ethics and Environmental Decision Making; and Some Reflections on the Role of Religion (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.) details
Sun. Nov. 2 - Christianity and Baha'i: Sacred Writings and Religious Teachings on Environmental Sustainability (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.) details
Sun. Nov. 16 - Building Consensus in the Midst of Differing World Views (4:00 - 5:30 p.m.) details
Energy Efficiency Program Faith in Place is now offering assistance to Houses of Worship to help them fulfill their stewardship of the planet by becoming more energy efficient, while also reducing their energy costs. For further information and application for available services click here.