Helping your faith community become sustainability leaders
Rev. Joanne Hedge, Applewood United Church, Mississauga
“Greening Sacred Spaces allowed us to celebrate, learn and move forward to more fully live with respect in Creation.”
Mark Steiman, Shaarei-Beth El, Oakville
“GSS services has been a catalyst helping us adapt operations to reduce our costs as they coach us to embrace more eco friendly behavior. It’s all broadening awareness of social responsibility. ”
Deborat Laforet, St. Paul’s United Church, Oakville
“GSS has been amazing to work with and they have connected us with other agencies in the community, which has helped us with our goal of reaching out and being of service to our community.”
Save Money & Energy!
We will help YOU take practical and cost-effective climate action by helping you understand your buildings’ energy use and emissions.
GSS was invited to speak about our energy benchmarking program on CBC Radio! You can catch the recording HERE if you missed it!
Take Action Against Climate Change!
Inspire YOUR community to act more environmentally sustainable with Random Acts of Green. This app makes sustainable actions easier and rewarding! Download the app today and use the code “Ottawa” to start logging your green acts and earn points to spend through online stores!
EVENT NOTICE: October 6th @ 5 pm
Join Greening Sacred Spaces and faith communities from across Ottawa to celebrate Energy Efficiency Day! There will be presentations from community greening leaders, green auditors, and retrofit contractors, all on the topic of sustainability in faith communities.
Building Capacity: Supporting Interfaith Communities
Join Our Network! Connect with other communities across Ottawa!
Spot YOUR faith community using our interactive Network Map
Harnessing Sustainability: Education
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Greening Sacred Spaces (GSS) – The Ottawa Chapter is a practical
program run by Faith & the Common Good (FCG) that assists faith communities with both the educational and spiritual dimensions of greening as well as the “how-to” side of audits, retrofits, and generally reducing a faith community’s footprint.
Get In Touch
Hannah Morgan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Charlie Scromeda: email@example.com
2203 Alta Vista Drive
Ottawa, ON K1H 7L9