Kol Nefesh Achieves Bronze Award

Kol Nefesh Achieves Bronze Award Our journey to become more environmentally friendly began in spring 2018. That’s when we joined Eco Synagogue and immediately started working on changes we could make. Prayer and Teaching Our Rabbi Joel Levy dedicated a weekend to the notion of Ba’al Tashchit – do not destroy – the commandment not [...]
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St Albans Masorti Synagogue Achieves Bronze Award

SAMS Eco Team has been making steady progress working towards and gaining our Bronze award, writes Leonie Aigin. Ideally, we want eco thinking to be as integral to our community, building and members as something like Kashrut. We have been doing many things to get going and I list a few of them below. Cutting [...]
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NNLS Green Kiddush Case Study

Background: When 25 aspiring Eco Synagogues met in May 2018, we alighted, together, on the idea of doing a Green Kiddush in each of our shuls on the Shabbat of Parshat Noach. NNLS’s approach: NNLS had already bought non-disposable drinkware and were piloting a triage system to reduce the amount of recyclable or compostable waste [...]
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