Over 30 congregations in the Jones Falls watershed in Baltimore City/County have committed to taking action to improve the health of their community. Check out this article that appears in the Bay Journal featuring Chizuk Amuno's work and this Baltimore Sun article about Govan's Presbyterian Church's recent groundbreaking.
They are working within their own congregations and with each other by organizing activities such as:
- environmental movie screenings,
- tree plantings,
- rain barrel workshops
- native tree and plant sales
- spiritual nature walks
- rain garden and conservation landscaping installations
- energy audits
- solar energy workshops
- inspirational bus tours to view best management practices
- stream and trash clean ups
IPC, along with our program partners, act as “personal trainers” to them help them to build and grow a “Green Team” for their congregations.
Sound interesting? Ready to get your congregation started? Click HERE to learn more.