Today, Thursday, December 1, 2016, our state legislators are considering critical energy legislation to transform energy in Illinois. [Read more…]
We know that our transition to the clean energy economy can be transformative, breaking down barriers that have blocked communities of color and economically challenged neighborhoods from participating in this growing sector of the economy.
It’s Veto Session at the State Capitol in Springfield, and our elected officials are currently considering critical legislation that will significantly impact how this energy transformation moves forward in Illinois. [Read more…]
The gala gathered many distinguished guests – clergy, political leaders, members of the Legislative Black Caucus, non-profit leaders, and others – who care about making the transition to a clean energy future that empowers all Illinoisans. [Read more…]
Together, by any greens necessary, we can connect the dots between environmentalism, mass incarceration, and a just economy.
You can help! Be a champion for environmental justice by asking your legislators to ensure that any clean energy legislation contains the following provisions: [Read more…]
We are looking for state legislators to champion:
- curbing climate change while creating clean energy jobs, improving our energy efficiency and our renewable portfolio standards to create wind and solar jobs for all. [Read more…]
The Faith in Place Action Fund is excited to begin work promoting political action for environmental justice in Illinois. You may be familiar with us through our affiliate 501c3 organization, Faith in Place. You also might be wondering what the differences are between the two organizations, and why the Action Fund was started in the first place. Here are some helpful things to know: