Wednesday, June 15 is the new application deadline for the GreenFaith
Fellowship Program – GreenFaith’s national interfaith education and
training program for religious-environmental leaders. Materials are available here:
Our new class of Fellows who will join over 70 Jewish, Christian and
Muslim Fellows into a national network of religious-environmental
GreenFaith will offer a free webinar to introduce the Program to
interested candidates on Thursday, May 12 from 8:00-9:00 pm EST. Register for it here: https://www.z2systems.com/np/clients/greenfaith/event.jsp?event=120
Fellows have given the
program high marks.
I can tell you that this is a fantastic program.
LeeAnne Beres, Executive Director of Seattle’s Earth Ministry
program, I would never have taught classes on eco-Judaism or launched an
interfaith values based internship through the Office of Sustainability
Rabbi Julie Roth, Executive Director,
Center for Jewish Life at Princeton University
GreenFaith Fellowship Program has helped me recognize and name the connections
between my spirituality and my passion for environmentalism. Being a
Fellow is a fundamental part of my education as a religious leader.
Rebecca Edwards, seminarian at Virginia Theological Seminary
The Program consists of three three-day retreats focused on
religious-environmental education and worship, “green” consumption and
facility management, and environmental justice. Fellows participate in
monthly webinars and read about religious-environmentalism from a range
of perspectives. Each Fellow writes their own eco-theological
statement and carries out a leadership project in their own
GreenFaith seeks applications from diverse ethnic and religious
communities. For application materials, click here.
I hope you’ll join us for the May 12 webinar, and pass this e-mail to
your contacts who would be interested.