Congratulations to our very own Veronica Kyle! Partnering with Faith in Place, Veronica encourages and trains local historically Black churches to host farmers markets to provide fresh fruits and vegetables to residents with little access to healthy food. Learn more about our programs here.
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.
Green Candles: A Fox Valley Interfaith Earth Fair
Join us for our first Interfaith Earth Fair! We are so excited to be showcasing a number of wonderful speakers and exhibitors brought together to provide individuals, families and places of worship with ideas for promoting care for Creation. There will plenty of activities for kids as well, so bring the whole family. Please sign-up to attend!
Immediate Release: New Faith in Place Central IL Congregational Outreach Director
Leadership changes at Faith in Place, a faith-based not-for-profit focused on environmental issues, will mean new faces in the Central Illinois and Chicago offices. Read more...
Springfield Lobby Day
Hop on the Bus! We've arranged three buses for The Illinois Environmental Council's, annual Lobby Day, April 3, 2014. Register Now
Faith in Place on WGN Radio
Faith in Place's Hank Saunders was featured on the Bill Moller Show in a segment on Chicago religious groups protecting our environment. Karen Lewis from Temple Sholom was also there to discuss how they have been engaging with the environmental movment, including hosting a Faith in Place Winter Market and a Food Patriots screening. If you missed it, you can listen again here.
New Faith in Place Video
If you missed seeing our video at the Dec. 3 lunch, or the Dec. 12 breakfast, then no worries! We have it on YouTube. Check it out, and share the new video with your friends on facebook or twitter!
Thu. Apr. 17 - Energy Star Congregation Program: Portfolio Manager 101 (12:00 pm) details
Tue. Apr. 22 - Food Patriots Screening in River Forest (6:30pm-9pm) details
Sat. Apr. 26 - The Human Race 5K Fundraiser for SCARCE (9am) details