Environmental Justice Ministry Team

Project Drawdown is an international effort that’s identified the top 100 realistic evidence-based solutions to reduce global warming. At a time when most of the news we get on our climate crisis is negative and frightening, Drawdown’s recommendations give us hope, along with positive, … read more.

Environmental Justice Ministry Team, April 17

UUFR’s Environmental Justice Ministry Team invites you to join us at Wellspring on April 17, as author and scientist Dr. Stephen Jurovics speaks on “The Hospitable Planet: Faith, Action, and Climate Change”. To learn more, visit the Justice Council’s bulletin board across from UUFR’s office.

Environmental Justice Team Message

Message from Your Environmental Justice Ministry Team

The Environmental Justice Ministry Team formed in 2018 under the Justice Council to refocus and energize our individual and congregational commitment to sustainable living and commitments we made as part of our Green Sanctuary designation.

We hope you will join … read more.

Work for Justice at UUFR

Our faith as Unitarian Universalists calls us to “give life the shape of justice” by speaking up and taking action to create a more just, equitable, tolerant, inclusive, and peaceful community, state, nation, and world for all people regardless of race, color, creed, ethnicity, gender, sexual … read more.

Drawdown Solutions

Photovoltaic systems are more affordable than ever, and UUFR’s Environmental Justice Ministry Team, in cooperation with the Facilities Team and Staff, is looking into the possibility of an installation at our church home. Rooftop Solar is #10 on the list of the 100 most … read more.

UUFR Foundation Funding

The UUFR Foundation is pleased to announced that it has been able to fund four important projects:

$550 for a 1-year pilot project to purchase renewable energy credits from Arcadia Power, which provides energy from sustainable wind farms.
$1,680 for a 1-year pilot project with Compost Now … read more.

Climate Change Summit: September 15-17

The Unitarian Universalists for Social Justice (UUSJ) are sponsoring a summit on climate change in Washington DC on September 15 -17 and will meet with Senators in person to deliver hand-written letters from constituents. The Environmental Justice Ministry Team of UUFR will forward your letters … read more.