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August Newsletter

jackie, August 8, 2019

Although it’s still hot out, fall is just around the corner. Gear up for the 2019-20 program year by getting up-to-speed on FACS’ advocacy and programs! Electric School Buses in Fairfax County  Together, we are joining voices of students, nonprofits and community members to ask Fairfax County to transition its diesel school buses to electric… Read more »

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July Newsletter

jackie, July 1, 2019

Summer’s heat is kicking in earlier and lasting longer, with more extremely hot days and longer heat streaks. In the past half-century, summer temperatures have risen 2.0 °F on average. The more intense heat is threatening health and recreational revenue, while increasing cooling costs indoors according to Climate Central. What can you do? Join the faithful voices calling for… Read more »

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June Newsletter

jackie, June 6, 2019

Last Sunday, at Northern Virginia Hebrew Congregation, FACS had a vibrant gathering of people of faith and dedicated advocates to celebrate Sustainability Champions in Fairfax County: Mt. Vernon District Board of Supervisor Dan Storck, Solar on the Schools and Unity of Fairfax. Kendyl Crawford, director of Virginia Interfaith Power and Light, delivered the keynote reminding… Read more »