October 2019

How to Host a Zero-Waste Event

jackie, October 21, 2019

HOW TO HOST AN (ALMOST!) WASTE FREE EVENT Composting Project at St. John Neumann, Reston By Ed Sabo and Janet Broderick, members of the Care for Our Common Home Ministry   There is no “AWAY” – everything ends up somewhere, often in undesirable places. Pope Francis has referred to what he calls the “throwaway culture”,… Read more »

Plastic Free Camps

jackie, October 14, 2019

Plastic Free Camps  By Kathleen Brewster   As a child, I attended faith based summer camps every year and as a young adult I’ve been a volunteer at them! As a kid they were a highlight of my summer and a way to connect more closely with my faith and other like minded individuals. Now… Read more »

Newsletter

October Newsletter

jackie, October 1, 2019

  On Tuesday, September 17th over 300 people of faith and community members across Virginia came together to engage in a deep conversation about environmental justice. As we work together to repair our damaged climate, we must make sure that everyone most impacted — including low-income people, people of color, the vulnerable, and those on… Read more »