Green Your House of Worship: Building Success for a Better Building & a Better Planet

  • 22 Feb 2015
  • 1:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Lafayette Park United Methodist Church, 2300 Lafayette Ave, St. Louis, MO 63104


Join the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter, Missouri Interfaith Power & Light, and Jewish Environmental Initiative, a committee of the Jewish Community Relations Council, on February 22nd to get started greening your house of worship! At this workshop, attendees will:
  • Learn about the results of the ten congregational energy audits awarded by the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter and Missouri Interfaith Power & Light in 2014
  • Become familiar with strategies for financing energy efficiency improvements
  • Discover ways your house of worship can better serve your congregation
  • Begin to develop a low-cost, high-impact action plan to green your house of worship and meet expert volunteers that can help you get started.
Members of all faiths and denominations are encouraged to participate. This workshop is free, but registration is required.

WHEN: Sunday, February 31, 2015, 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

WHERE: Lafayette Park United Methodist Church
2300 Lafayette Ave
St. Louis, MO 63104 (map)

FEE: Free for all

REGISTER: This event has reached capacity and online registration is now closed. Contact Johanna Schweiss at or 314-577-0884 with questions.

VOLUNTEER: Are you a USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter member interested in supporting a congregation to green their building operations? RSVP for this event and contact Johanna Schweiss to learn more about this opportunity! 

This event is co-sponsored by Missouri Interfaith Power & Light, the U.S. Green Building Council- Missouri Gateway Chapter, and the Jewish Environmental Initiative, a committee of the Jewish Community Relations Council.

This event is generously supported by the U.S. Green Building Council's ADVANCE program.

Click here to return to the JEI website, the MO IPL website or the USGBC-MGC website.