Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions Inclusivity Policy Statement

  Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions Inclusivity Policy Statement As an interfaith climate advocacy organization, FACS will intentionally include diverse communities, especially, those most affected by climate change. FACS will actively seek out and involve individuals and communities from all racial, ethnic, economic, age, gender, sexual orientation and faith/spiritual traditions in Northern Virginia.  Global warming…

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Freedom’s Ripe Vine

By: Tyler Coles, Unitarian Universalist of Fairfax Young Adult Community Leader I grew up surrounded by gardens. Small gardens composed of planters along walkways and stoops. Backyard gardens overflowing with collard greens, okra and lettuce. And farm lands filled with rows of sweet corn, pumpkins and potatoes. Any plot of ground that could possibly give…

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Interfaith Prayer Flags for Children

Families often are too busy to stop and think about the importance of the natural world and the impact of climate change.  This activity is designed to help people consider climate change and what they value.   WHAT:   Most belief systems have a tradition of prayer, though the forms vary. With due respect for…

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2018 Annual Report

  To view Faith Alliance for Climate Solution’s Annual Report please click on the link below.   2018 Annual Report   As we welcome 2019, we take delight in knowing the tremendous progress that has taken place across Fairfax County this past year. With your generous donations to our Fairfax to Zero Campaign, faithful acts and…

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Grace Presbyterian Church

  With momentum and support, Grace Presbyterian Church has their eye on the new year! Grace Presbyterian jumped into action in after hearing the call to creation care. Last year, their congregation’s Missions Committee supported “greening” their congregation and rallied around new initiatives brought forward by a newly created position, an environmental liaison. This team looked for…

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January Newsletter

Dear FACS Community: As we welcome 2019, we take delight in knowing the tremendous progress that has taken place across Fairfax County this past year. With your generous donations to our Fairfax to Zero Campaign, faithful acts and unrelenting prayer Fairfax County has made steps towards reducing their greenhouse gases. Thank you for supporting the work of…

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