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.
Urban Agriculture needs you! Volunteer for Mother Carr's Farm, Congregational Supported Agriculture. Open volunteer hours between April 23rd and November 8th are as follows: Fridays 10 am to 2 pm, Saturday 10 am to 2 pm, Tuesdays 2-4 pm Other days available. Click here to volunteer today!
Religious Leaders Unite for Cleaner Air
More than 90 religious clergy from 38 different cities across Illinois, representing 66 different congregations from 14 different faith traditions join nearly 400 signatures Read more...
News Gazette Features Brian Sauder
Sunday's News Gazette discusses the lasting impact our Brian Sauder has had on Central IL through his work with Faith in Place. We are looking forward to him moving to Chicago soon, and Rev. Cindy Shepherd is ready to continue the impactful work of Faith in Place in Central IL.
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...
Toyota TogetherGreen fellow, Veronica Kyle
We are pleased to announce that our very own Veronica Kyle has been named a Toyota TogetherGreen fellow. The fellows will implement projects that achieve results in habitat, water, and energy, and that engage new and diverse audiences. Read more...
Learn what measures and strategies communities use to address Stormwater.
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.