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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted April 5, 2022

Sunday, 04/10/2022: What Climate Change Means for Our Community-Virtual

Guest Speaker: Peter Goodwin, PhD, professor and President of the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science TOPICS INCLUDE: • How climate change affects each of us individually and as a community. • Where we are in mitigating and adapting to climate change – globally, nationally and in Maryland. • Status of the 2022 Maryland…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted April 5, 2022

Saturday, 04/09/2022: Native Plant Sale (Baltimore, MD)

         

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted April 5, 2022

Saturday, 04/09/2022: GROW Center Pop Up (Baltimore, MD)

Baltimore GROW Center Pop-Up Free mulch, trees, and other material and information to help Baltimoreans with your home and community greening projects. Baltimore GROW (Green Resources & Outreach for Watersheds) are neighborhood greening resource hubs, linking city residents, communities, and faith-based groups to plants, materials, and technical expertise for greening projects. Over the past three…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted January 11, 2022

MLK Holiday Virtual Event-Chesapeake Conversations – Disruption: Baltimore’s “Highway to Nowhere” -Monday, Jan. 17th 7 PM

  Old West Baltimore was one of several of America’s most vibrant Black communities that was irreparably disrupted and damaged by 20th century federal highway projects. This short film begins to explore the history and legacy of Baltimore’s infamous “Highway To Nowhere” and the damage it’s construction wrought upon a once great American community. This…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted December 20, 2021

Monday, January 17, 2022: Disruption: Baltimore’s “Highway to Nowhere” -Commemorate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday-Virtual Film & Discussion Panel

DISRUPTION: BALTIMORE’S “HIGHWAY TO NOWHERE” Old West Baltimore was one of several of America’s most vibrant Black communities that was irreparably disrupted and damaged by 20th century federal highway projects. This short film begins to explore the history and legacy of Baltimore’s infamous “Highway to Nowhere” and the damage it’s construction wrought upon a once…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted December 14, 2021

Sunday, December 19, 2021: Winter Solstice Gatherings

Looking for some wintertime fun? Come join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake and our One Water Partnership team for our upcoming Winter Solstice Celebration this Sunday, December 19th. Pick the location nearest to you. Join us for a walk in the woods, or around a warm fire and mingle with other green teams making a…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted October 15, 2021

Saving the Earth, One Lawn at a Time Webinar with Paul Tukey

THIS SUNDAY-Oct. 17th  7 PM-Join us for a special conversation with sustainability leader, Paul Tukey, Director of Environmental Stewardship at Glenstone Museum. Paul will share how he helps to sustainably manage one of the most beautiful landscapes in America, the 300-acre Glenstone Museum grounds in Potomac, Maryland. Co-sponsored by Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake along…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted October 7, 2021

How to Organically Grow Your Lawn-Sunday, October 17th 7 PM

Don’t miss this incredible virtual opportunity to learn from nationally renowned sustainability leader, Paul Tukey. Learn how to manage your lawn (or your congregation’s lawn) organically to help save the earth, one lawn at a time! Register HERE. Facebook Event Page HERE. Please share widely within your networks. Bonnie Sorak Senior Outreach Coordinator Interfaith Partners…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted September 23, 2021

Saving the Earth, One Lawn at a Time Webinar with Paul Tukey

Join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake and the Multi-Faith Alliance of Climate Stewards-Frederick County for a special conversation with sustainability leader, Paul Tukey, Director of Environmental Stewardship at Glenstone Museum. Featured in media from Good Morning America to National Geographic, Tukey will share how he sustainably manages one of the most beautiful landscapes in America,…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Job in Chesapeake Network

Posted June 14, 2021

Outreach Coordinator- Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (Lancaster County, PA and Harford County, MD)

IPC is currently looking for an Outreach Coordinator to serve in the Lancaster County, PA and Harford County, MD region. The Outreach Coordinator will advance IPC’s mission by engaging congregations in our programs and supporting them on their journey to being good stewards of the Earth. This involves outreach through in-person engagement, social media, email…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted March 12, 2021

Thurs. March 18: “From the Ashes” Film Screening & Panel Discussion

From the Ashes is a compelling feature documentary that explores one of the country’s most contentious topics — coal and the mining industry. It captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry, and what its future should be. Panel Discussion-Thursday, March 18th at 7:30 PM. Film link will…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted March 12, 2021

Thursday, April 22: Virtual Earth Day Event-“Earth Water Woman” Film Screening & Panel Discussion

Earth Day Event – “Earth Water Woman” –  Join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake to watch a film about a watershed restoration in Trinidad & Tobago by a Rastafarian woman-highly inspirational and uplifting- film and Movie Discussion Kit available April 9th to April 22nd – panel discussion on Thursday, April 22nd 7 PM. Registration HERE Facebook Event Page HERE. Panelists include: Pastor Melinda Harnish…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted January 12, 2021

January 18, 2021: Unbreathable: The Fight for Healthy Air – MLK Environmental Justice Film Screening & Panel Discussion

“We are all caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied into a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. Please join the Howard County MLK Holiday Commission and IPC and our many faith partners for a film and panel discussion series focused on environmental justice. …

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted November 30, 2020

December 9, 2020: Making Green Infrastructure Equitable-w/ Dr. Amanda K. Phillips de Lucas (Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies)

The Baltimore Environmental Equity Partnership is organizing an online talk and discussion I thought you might be interested in! You can sign up on Eventbrite to get the Zoom link or find all the details below. Let me know if you have any questions! Maintaining Green Infrastructure Equitable in Baltimore’s Neighborhoods Online Talk and Discussion about “Making…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted April 14, 2020

April 16, 2020: The Power to Motivate: Learn How to Conduct a Behavior Modification Campaign for Your Congregation or Community

How do you decide what actions would have the most positive impact in your community? Do you want to help motivate people to stop using single-use plastic water bottles, to recycle – – or do you have some other idea? Don’t just pray for change. At this virtual gathering, we will share methods on how…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted March 20, 2019

Green Up Day-Gaithersburg

April is Earth Month, so come celebrate with Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake and take action to restore justice to the waters by cleaning up a local waterway – the Muddy Branch Creek. For more details and to sign up for the cleanup Click HERE. Share on Facebook HERE GaithersburgActivities Questions? Contact Kolya Braun-Greiner at…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted March 20, 2019

Inspirational Bus Tour

Join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake on a bus tour of congregations in Gaithersburg where projects are installed on their grounds to care for local waters. For more details and to sign up for the bus tour Click HERE.  Share on Facebook HERE GaithersburgActivities Questions? Contact Kolya Braun-Greiner at kolya@interfaithchesapeake.org or Tel: 301-909-8943

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted March 20, 2019

Interfaith Nature Walk-Gaithersburg

Join  Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake for a spiritual walk in the park to learn about what’s happening to our local watershed and the web of life that depends on it. For more details and to sign up for the walk Click HERE.  Share on Facebook HERE GaithersburgActivities Questions? Contact Kolya Braun-Greiner at kolya@interfaithchesapeake.org or…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted February 8, 2019

Movie Time at “The Mount”- Free Film Screening of “An Inconvenient Sequel:Truth to Power” & Panel Discussion

Join Mt. Lebanon Baptist Church & Beth Am Congregation for a FREE Film Screening of “An Inconvenient Sequel:Truth to Power” followed by a Panel Discussion Panel Discussion to include: Bruna Attila, Baltimore City Sustainability Program, Rona Kobell, Maryland SeaGrant UMD, and Taylor Smith-Hams, Citizen’s Climate Lobby Moderated by Jessie Hillman, Blue Water Baltimore to share information…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted September 19, 2018

Interfaith Youth Service & Tree Planting

Please join Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake, Blue Water Baltimore, Interfaith Power & Light and Maryland SeaGrant at our upcoming Interfaith Youth Service & Tree Planting. The event is part of our One Water Partnership program and celebrates Climate in the Pulpits. Inspire the faithful green leaders of the future. Limited bus transportation available for…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted May 14, 2018

Gaithersburg Congregations: Action Planning Workshop-June 3

Come and explore ways to put your congregation’s vision into action! THESE TWO WORKSHOPS WILL BE A CHANCE TO: • Receive guidance in developing a plan for action in your congregation. • Learn more about the City of Gaithersburg Rainscapes Program • Receive grant writing support June 3, 2018 • 2-5PM ACTION PLANNING WORKSHOP St. Rose…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Event in Chesapeake Network

Posted May 14, 2018

Faithful Stewards Action Social in Dorchester County

Are you in Dorchester County or know someone who is? Well Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake and Shorerivers have teamed up with several other organizations for a fun evening to connect people of faith to community organizations working to better our community through social justice, environmental, and human health organizations. In the style of “speed-dating”, congregation…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted January 5, 2018

Funding Available for Congregations – Up to $5,000 – FREE Webinar Sunday January 21st 2 PM

Do you know a congregation looking for funds to carry out an environmental or health themed program or in-the-ground project? Then Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake (IPC) can help. IPC is providing support for congregations to apply for Chesapeake Bay Trust Community Engagement Mini-Grants (up to $5,000).  FREE informational webinar to be held on Sunday, January 21st at 2 PM. Click HERE to…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted November 17, 2017

Funds Available for Congregations-Up to $5,000-CBT Community Engagement Mini-Grant Webinar on Nov. 27th at 7 PM

Do you know a congregation looking for funds to carry out an environmental or health themed program or in-the-ground project?Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeakeis providing support for congregations to apply for Chesapeake Bay Trust Community Engagement Mini-Grants (up to $5,000). First FREE informational webinar to be held on Monday, November 27that 7 PM.Click HEREto go…

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Bonnie Sorak added a new Announcement in Chesapeake Network

Posted June 22, 2017

FREE Trees and Workshops Available for Congregations

Do you know of a church, synagogue, mosque, etc. with a big lawn that could use some shade? Would you like to beautify the grounds and leave a legacy for future generations at a faith community? Want to engage youth and adults in a community building activity that expresses your care for Creation?  Interfaith Partners…

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