Ten Maplewood area congregations participated in the Challenge from September 15 to December 15, 2016.
Congratulations to the Salvation Army for winning the Energize Your Congregation! Energy Challenge. The Salvation Army earned 58 points throughout the Challenge for the following energy actions: 5 energy efficiency tabling events (up to 5 points total); 28 Home Energy Squad® visits (28 points), and 1 energy audit for their building (25 points). The Salvation Army - Lakewood Worship and Service Center is located at 2080 Woodlynn Avenue. The Salvation Army helps Maplewood and surrounding community residents with a wide range of basic needs programs including a food shelf, after-school program, adult day center, and a variety of ministries throughout the week and worship services every Sunday.
All congregations should be congratulated on their efforts to reduce energy, save money, and be good stewards of the earth! The Challenge resulted in a total of 53 Home Energy Squad® visits, 1 home energy audit, 2 subscriptions to Xcel Energy’s Windsource®, and 4 congregation energy audits. Thank you all for your participation.