Faith in Place is Hiring!
Faith in Place’s 2015 advocacy priority is to work for an implementation of President Obama’s Clean Power Plan that prioritizes energy efficiency, renewable energy, and clean energy jobs for local neighborhoods on the south and west sides of Chicago.Faith in Place is currently working with the policy, communication, and grassroots experts at IL’s Clean Energy Table, and this position will lead Faith in Place’s engagement in this overall effort.
View a PDF of the Job Description.
Winter Farmers Markets in the News!
A Park Ridge Bugle article features the upcoming Winter Farmers Market at St. Luke's Lutheran Church on Saturday, January 24th from 9am to 1pm! Read more about what will be available at the market , and how the Winter Farmers Market program fits in with Faith in Place's mission.
Chicago Annual Celebration and Fundraiser
We are very grateful for all of our Faith in Place friends who joined us on #GivingTuesday (December 2, 2014) for our Annual Celebration and Fundraiser Luncheon in downtown Chicago. There was a vibrant energy in the room as people of diverse faiths connected with one another and gathered together around the shared cause of taking care of the earth! View more photos of the event on our Facebook page!
Central IL Annual Celebration and Fundraiser
Thank you to all of our Faith in Place friends who joined us Thursday, December 11, 2014 in Champaign for our Annual Celebration and Fundraiser breakfast. View more photos of people connecting over the shared goal of taking care of our Earth at the event on our Facebook page.
Photo Petition Campaign
Faith in Place joined with other environmental and faith groups in the Midwest in the RE-AMP network to collect over 1000 photo petitions in support of carbon emission reductions and the EPA Clean Power Plan. Check out the Flickr account!
Sun. Feb. 1 - Winter Farmers Market - Lakeview, Chicago (9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.) details
Wed. Feb. 11 - Engaging Faith in Place in Chicago (7:00 - 8:00 p.m.) details
Sun. Feb. 22 - Faithful Citizen Workshop - Naperville (12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.) details
Sun. Mar. 1 - Faithful Citizen Workshop - Urbana (2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.) details
Sat. Apr. 18 - EarthCare Expo (2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.) details
Thu. Feb. 5 - Green Group Forum: East Branch Dupage River Watershed (11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.) details