FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE November 15, 2018 CONTACT Kendyl Crawford, Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light (804) 505-4624, email@example.com During Pending Permit, Faith-Based Organizations Call On Northam to Reinstate Air Board Members Richmond, VA – Today, Governor Northam’s Secretary of the Commonwealth, Kelly Thomasson, informed two Air Pollution Control Board members,
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, November 9 CONTACT Kendyl Crawford, Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light (804) 505-4624, firstname.lastname@example.org Virginia Interfaith Power & Light: Air Pollution Control Board Defers Air Permit Vote on the Buckingham Compressor Station People of faith stand in solidarity with the historic, predominately African American community of
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 25, 2018 CONTACT Kendyl Crawford, Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light (804) 505-4624, email@example.com Interfaith Organization Encourages Governor Northam to Reaffirm Commitment to Environmental Justice Richmond, VA – During the October 11 meeting of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Environmental Justice (ACEJ), Senior Assistant Attorney General
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 16, 2018 CONTACT Kendyl Crawford, Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light 757-268-8810, firstname.lastname@example.org Faith Delegation Recommends Urgent Action on Pipelines VAIPL report details moral implications of Atlantic Coast Pipeline Buckingham compressor station RICHMOND, Virginia – In light of recent setbacks for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, Virginia Interfaith
America’s Department of Homeland Security, the Attorney General, the President and legislators have instituted a zero tolerance immigration policy for people at our southern border. Let’s acknowledge that many of these people are women and children seeking asylum from death and most all are running from the chaos and violence
This Summer Solstice is here! To celebrate the light, VAIPL is featuring solar faith communities and congregations across the Commonwealth all summer long. While we lift up and celebrate faith communities that have already gone solar, we hope you and your community will be inspired and informed by their journeys!
Act Now to Stand with a Community Hidden and Erased Dominion has targeted Union Hill in Buckingham County, a historic community founded by former enslaved people, to site its fracked-gas compressor station for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. If the compressor station is built, experts have warned that residents would be in
Governor Northam: Protect Our Streams & Ensure Virginia Protestors Food and Water As people of faith, we have a moral responsibility to work towards ensuring justice for communities and the rest of Creation endangered by the MVP and ACP. It is urgent that we call on Governor Ralph Northam to
Press Release – Faith Leaders Deliver Letter to Northam Calling for Environmental Justice in Memory of MLK
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 4, 2018 CONTACT Kendyl Crawford, Director, Virginia Interfaith Power & Light 757-268-8810, email@example.com Faith Leaders Deliver Letter to Northam Calling for Environmental Justice in Memory of MLK Praying for Communities in Destructive Path of Pipelines RICHMOND, Virginia – On the 50th anniversary of the assassination of
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