Wednesday, October 7, 9:00am-4:30pm
Brock Environmental Center
3663 Marlin Bay Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) will host the second interfaith summit on stewardship of Virginia waters. During the “Living Waters: Wading In” conference, theologians, scientists, advocates and policy makers will explore concrete steps people across many faith traditions can take to protect and restore our rivers, streams and the Chesapeake Bay.
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).
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
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.