Are you coming to our first Faith & Waters Restoration Summit?

The Faith & Waters Restoration Summit, scheduled for February 19, 2024, at Saint Mary's Parish in Annapolis, MD, invites devoted green leaders from congregations across the Chesapeake Bay for a day of inspiration, learning, and fellowship.

The event will feature a diverse agenda, including morning and afternoon workshops, a grounds tour of Saint Mary's, and an optional lobby night extending until 8:00 pm. Attendees can expect insightful discussions, shared learning from green team success stories, strategies for impactful environmental advocacy, and opportunities for community engagement.

Registration includes breakfast, lunch, and a grounds tour, underscores our commitment to fostering a community of environmentally conscious individuals. Underserved communities are encouraged to apply for scholarships to ensure that everyone has a seat at the table.

Volunteers are also welcomed to contribute to the event's success, and interested parties can contact Anna Awimbo at [email protected]. For those interested in supporting the summit, sponsorship opportunities are available, and further details can be found here.

Do you have specialized knowledge that you are willing and able to share with other environmental stewards in the Chesapeake Bay area?

We are looking for experts to lead and facilitate some of the sessions with topics that our audience would like to learn more about, including:

  • Plastic Reduction
  • Environmental Justice
  • Native Plants
  • Tree Planting & Maintenance
  • Zero Waste
  • Food Justice
  • Community Solar 
  • Project Maintenance
  • and more!

If you are an expert on one of these subjects and would like to nominate yourself or one of your colleagues or friends to help lead a session on a topic, please complete this form.

We will be accepting nominations for consideration until December 22, 2023. 

All presenters will receive complimentary registration that includes a continental breakfast and lunch.