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June 14, 2017
Wisconsin Green Muslims is co-leading the Wisconsin Faith and Solar Initiative, an interfaith peer-learning solar program that demonstrates how solar energy can bring people of faith together to care for Earth -our common home- and save money to reinvest in their missions.  
June 14, 2017
“I am co-leading the ‘Faith, Environmental Justice and Solar’ initiative in Wisconsin, which is an interfaith peer learning solar program that brings people of faith together to care for Earth –our common home- and save money to reinvest in their missions.
March 13, 2017
Learn some great ways to celebrate Ramadan on the Wisconsin Green Muslims website!
July 22, 2015
Photo and story by Kari Lydersen
July 18, 2015
By Annysa Johnson of the Journal Sentinel
July 16, 2015
On Monday, July 20th, the White House will recognize twelve people of faith as “Champions of Change” for their efforts in protecting our environment and communities from the effects of climate change.
July 9, 2015
Photo and story by Kari Lydersen Rev. Booker Steven Vance took to the pulpit in historic Old St. Patrick’s Church in downtown Chicago on June 22 to praise Pope Francis’ ground-breaking encyclical on climate change and sustainability.
July 7, 2015
The Islamic Environmental Group of Wisconsin [Wisconsin Green Muslims] was recognized on Monday, June 22, 2015 as the first faith community/group in Wisconsin to earn the national GreenFaith - an interfaith environmental organization - Water Shield certificate.
June 20, 2015
By Susan Bence Among faith groups, a ground swell of environmental concern has been building. This includes within the Muslim community, which begins Ramadan – their sacred month of fasting – today.
Islamic Environmental Group of Wisconsin Receives National Community Inspiration
May 5, 2015
On Earth day, April 22, 2015, Interfaith Power and Light announced the national Cool Congregations Challenge winners, which included the Islamic Environmental Group of Wisconsin [Wisconsin Green Muslims] recognized with a Community Inspiration Honorable Mention.
10th Wisconsin Interfaith Earth Month Poster Contest
January 13, 2015
All Wisconsin Kindergarten - Grade 12 students are encouraged to participate in the 10th Interfaith Earth Month poster contest. Students are invited to create a poster that can represent Wisconsin Interfaith Earth Month.
More than 200 Muslim Youth #ActOnClimate in Milwaukee
December 16, 2014
It's Time To #ActOnClimate ... Cut Carbon Pollution! During the Midwest Week of Climate Action, November 16-22, 2014, over 2,000 people submitted photos and written petitions sharing why it's time to act on climate change.
November 13, 2014
Photo Petitions Needed from Faith Communities!! Why we #ActOnClimate A Request from Wisconsin Interfaith Power and Light and the Islamic Environmental Group of Wisconsin