Harnessing Green Energy for Nonprofit Communities

Presented on Friday, April 21, 2017 by:

Sister Caroljean Willie, SC, Program Director, EarthConnection
Sister Barbara Busch, SC, Executive Director, Working in Neighborhoods
Sister Marge Kloos, SC, Councilor, Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati

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The “Faithfully Green” panel discussion helped organizations learn how to adopt “green” practices, save money, and inspire others to do the same.

The discussion included:

  • How organizations can contribute to the regional sustainability goals for renewable energy and conservation of land, water and energy
  • Practical tips to increase a facility’s energy efficiency and decrease energy costs
  • Benefits of energy assessments and resources to access them
  • How Working in Neighborhoods is helping reduce energy costs for residents living in poverty and create new, energy-efficient affordable housing
  • How the Sisters of Charity of Cincinnati are living their mission to care for all creation by investing in clean energy
  • Resources and tips to share with your nonprofit clients