Environment

Join Interfaith Youth for Climate Justice for an Evening of Celebration and Action! – June 22, Washington, DC

Sunday, June 22, 6-8 pm
First Congregational United Church of Christ
945 G St NW, DC
Metro: Metro Center or Gallery Place

The night will celebrate students in IYCJ’s Climate Action Program and Alumni Leadership Team who have spent a year learning, growing, and working hard.

Stopped Fracked Gas Exports Rally- July 13, Washington, DC

Sunday, July 13th, 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
West of the Capitol Reflecting Pool, bordered by 3rd St and between Pennsylvania Ave. NW and Maryland Ave. SW, Washington, DC

President Obama has allowed the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to put the interests of the oil and gas industry above our health, safety and climate. FERC has rubber-stamped project after project to expand fracking here and export fracked gas overseas. On Sunday, July 13th, we say enough is enough.

UUSJ Exec Director Terry Ellen Speaks on Climate Change Resources

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).

UU Ministry for Earth Young Adult Environmental Justice Network Receives Grant

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.