Each month the Environmental Justice Subcomittee will work on tree planting projects throughout the City. These efforts assist neighborhoods in imoproving their appearance and environmental footprint. See past event flyer
The Environmental Justice Subcomittee is working on elliminating all paper waste from the parish by implementing a program to introduce compostable paper cups, plates, and utensils to all parish functions.
Sign up for a cleanup of the Jonestown neighborhood on Saturday, June 16th
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The Green Library
We are building a library of environmentally focused books and publications in the back of Ignatian Hall – check it out
Rather than focus on why people don’t support a stronger relationship with God’s earth. The Environmental Justice Subcomittee works to examine and explain what can motivate individuals and groups to improve the condition of the environment through direct action and advocacy in support of nature.
Druid Heights Neighborhood Tree Planting
St Ignatius assisted Blue Water Baltimore in planting a dozen trees in Druid Heights on April 18th. The event was the first of what will become our tree-planting program. Click here to see event announcement.
Earth Day 2018
The Environmental Justice Subcommittee coordinated the April 22nd event which featured liturgy on our relationship with God’s earth, healthy foods and fellowship, and the kick off of our composting program. Click here to see e-zine and event communications.