Monthly Archives March 2016

Halton Peel Green Awards Night and Networking Event

Did your faith community become more environmentally aware and engaged in 2015? Do you have some great initiatives to celebrate? Greening Sacred Spaces wants to recognize and appreciate faith communities for working towards a healthy, vibrant and sustainable community in the regions of Halton and Peel. To nominate your faith community, please email the completed application to¬†haltonpeel@faithcommongood.org. Applications are due by April 30, 2016. Click here to download the application. For many questions, feel free to contact Ramsha Ahmed at haltonpeel@faithcommongood.org For more information, click here.   Dr. Stephen Scharper concluding the evening as the keynote speaker, inspiring the attendees
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Green Audits: A great deal for Anglican Churches

Across Canada, Anglicans are getting a great deal towards greening their places of worship. In partnership with our very own Faith and the Common Good’s¬†Green Audit, the Anglican Church of Canada offers dioceses an opportunity to receive a grant to complete a holistic audit of their churches, including energy, water and waste. The Green Audit is competitively priced on a sliding scale, beginning at $800 and moving up with the size and complexity of the building in question. Through the subsidized Green Building Audit Program, successful applicants will receive grants for 2/3 of the cost of the Green Audit to
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