Please consider moving Congregational Resolutions on climate change in your faith communities, perhaps patterned on the one that we will be considering at UUCF this fall.
The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office (UU-UNO) Climate Change Initiative recently announced the development of Climate Action Teams (CATs), which are groups dedicated to raising awareness about and acting against climate change within your congregation and community.
Rev. Terry Ellen, Executive Director of Unitarian Universalists for Social Justice at aUUSJ post-election briefing at Cedar Lane UU Church discusses climate change resources available for congregations in the National Capital Region. Rev. Ellen is also the 2013 President of the Board of Directors of the Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN).
The Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth Young Adult Environmental Justice Network began in 2012 and was so well received that we developed a vision for expanding the network in 2013. In support of this vision, The Fund for Unitarian Universalism has awarded UU Ministry for Earth a grant of $6,200 to cover part of the 2013 budget for the network.
Rev. Terry Ellen, UUSJ Executive Director of UUSJ, speaking on possible next steps for work on climate change http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W5y-CoYOvxU&feature=share&list=PLFZSD-1bJMwdu8S2BhzvhoVFwmbC8yGEG
McKibben shows with simple math that the global warming problem is at heart an economic problem that can be defined by three numbers, and that if we are to avoid calamity we will need to adopt an economic solution consistent with those three numbers..
I am sharing this from Aly Martori at “ioby” — a new web platform that makes it easy to raise donations for specific environmental projects. This might be appealing for some of your congregational initiatives.
A summary report of the energy fair is available.
Through www.myGreenMontgomery.org anyone can create a personalized Green Plan, add an event to the Calendar, comment or ask question about specific Green Projects, or share their own success st
By showing that students and educational institutions across the state support the investment of our tuition money in clean, renewable, and local power, we can strengthen the support for this incredible renewable energy source