Posts tagged with ‘green sanctuary’

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UUFH Is Now a Green Sanctuary


For the past three years, UUFH actively worked on its Green Sanctuary accreditation, and on November 18, 2016, we were officially notified by the Unitarian Universalist Association of Congregations that we have earned the title of Accredited Green Sanctuary! It is a formal recognition of our service and dedication to the earth. The path has […]

Green Sanctuary Accreditation Survey


Please take a few minutes to complete the Green Sanctuary survey. We greatly appreciate your help in determining if the Green Team has made a difference in the three years that we have been working on our Green Sanctuary Certification. Results will be shared in the coming weeks. If you have questions or any trouble accessing the […]

UUFH Celebrates Its Commitment to Renewable Energy


The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Hendersonville (UUFH) is celebrating the installation of a 40-panel solar array on its sanctuary roof. This installation is evidence of the congregation’s commitment to renewable energy and is the culmination of a two year program to become more environmentally friendly according to the Green Team coordinator Jan Partin. After a […]

Solar Panel Project


  After two years of study, the Solar Panel Project developed by the Green Sanctuary Team has been approved by the UUFH Board for purchase and installation. Members and friends have already agreed to support the project with almost $34,000 of the total cost of $40,000. Donors to the project may be eligible for tax credits and deductions […]

Green Sanctuary Garden Program


Spring is here and it’s time to get our gardens going again. Last year as part of our Green Sanctuary initiative, we embarked on a program to bring together members who have suitable unused garden space and those who would like to garden, but have no space of their own. The idea is to promote home gardening […]