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Accredited Green Sanctuaries

As of November 24, 2014, there are 239 accredited Green Sanctuaries.

The following Unitarian Universalist (UU) congregations have completed the Green Sanctuary Program requirements and have been accredited as Green Sanctuaries. Additionally, those congregations under the Re-Certified heading have earned additional recognition for continuing their work to restore Earth and renew Spirit through the Green Sanctuary re-accreditation process.


  • The Unitarian Church of Montpelier - Montpelier, VT (May 2014)
  • UU Society: East—Manchester, CT (Feb 2013)
  • First Unitarian Church—Albuquerque, NM (Mar 2012)
  • Allen Ave UU Church—Portland, ME (Feb 2012)
  • UU Church of Saco & Biddeford—Saco, ME (July 2011)

Accredited in 2015*

  • First UU Society of Marietta - Marietta, OH
  • The Unitarian Society - East Brunswick, NJ
  • UU Church of Ventura - Ventura, CA
  • UU Church of Canton - Canton, NY
  • Auburn UU Fellowship - Auburn, AL

Accredited in 2014

  • First Parish Church UU of Stow & Acton - Stow, MA
  • Melrose UU Church—Melrose, MA
  • Greenville UU Fellowship—Greenville, SC
  • Westminster Unitarian Church—East Greenwich, RI
  • Pacific Unitarian Church—Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  • UU Church of Greater Lynn—Swampscott, MA
  • First Parish Brewster—Brewster, MA
  • First Unitarian Society of Denver—Denver, CO
  • UU Congregation of Jamestown—Jamestown, NY
  • UU Church of Spartanburg—Spartanburg, SC
  • Ginger Hill UU Congregation—Slippery Rock, PA
  • First Unitarian Church of Lynchburg —Lynchburg, VA

Accredited in 2013

  • UU Congregation—Blacksburg, VA
  • UU Congregation—Milford, NH
  • Countryside Church UU—Palatine, IL
  • Unity Temple—Oak Park, IL
  • Open Circle UU Fellowship—Fond du Lac, WI
  • UU Congregation of South County—Peace Dale, RI
  • UU Fellowship of Clinton—Clinton, IA
  • First Parish UU—Arlington, MA
  • UU Metro Atlanta North—Roswell, GA
  • UU Fellowship of Raleigh—Raleigh, NC
  • First UU Church of San Antonio—San Antonio, TX
  • UU Fellowship of La Crosse—La Crosse, WI
  • First Unitarian Universalist Society of Exeter—Exeter, NH
  • All Souls UU Congregation—New London, CT
  • Durham UU Fellowship—Durham, NH

Accredited in 2012

  • UU Church of Haverhill - Haverhill, MA
  • Prairie Unitarian Universalist Society - Madison, WI
  • UU Church of the Desert—Rancho, Mirage, CA
  • Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church—Charlottesville, VA
  • UU Congregation of York—York, PA
  • Northwest UU Congregation—Sandy Springs, GA
  • UU Church of Midland—Midland, TX
  • UU Church of Brunswick Maine—Brunswick, ME
  • First Universalist Church of Minneapolis—Minneapolis, MN
  • UU Congregation of Saratoga Springs—Saratoga Springs, NY
  • Manatee UU Fellowship—Bradenton, FL
  • First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto—Toronto, ON
  • UUs of Southern Delaware—Lewes, DE
  • Paint Branch UU Church—Adelphi, MD
  • UU Church of Silver Spring—Silver Spring, MD
  • UU Church of Lincoln—Lincoln, NE
  • First Unitarian Church of St Louis
  • First Unitarian Church of Wilmington—Wilmington, DE
  • UU Church—Akron, OH
  • Birmingham Unitarian Church—Bloomfield Hills, MI
  • Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater—Clearwater, FL
  • UU Fellowship of Briarcliff, Croton & Ossining—Croton-on-Hudson, NY
  • UU Fellowship of Dubuque—Dubuque, IA
  • UU Church of Flint—Flint, MI
  • UU Church of Lexington—Lexington, KY
  • First Church Unitarian—Littleton, MA
  • Evergreen UU Fellowship—Marysville, WA
  • UU Fellowship of Newark—Newark, DE
  • North Parish of North Andover—North Andover, MA
  • First UU Society of San Francisco—San Francisco, CA
  • First Unitarian Church of Toledo—Toledo, OH
  • First Parish of Watertown—Watertown, MA
  • UU Church of Waterville—Waterville, ME
  • First Parish—Wayland, MA
  • UU Society of Wellesley Hills—Wellesley, MA
  • Williamsburg UU—Williamsburg, VA

Accredited in 2011

  • UU Congregation of Frederick—Frederick, MD
  • UU Fellowship of St. Augustine—St. Augustine, FL
  • Unitarian Fellowship of Kelowna—Kelowna, BC
  • UU Congregation of Princeton, NJ—Princeton, NJ
  • UU Congregation of Somerset Hills—Somerville, NJ
  • Anchorage UU Fellowship—Anchorage, AK
  • Atkinson Memorial Church—Oregon City, OR
  • Hopedale Unitarian Parish—Hopedale, MA
  • Tennessee Valley UU Church—Knoxville, TN
  • Channing Memorial Church—Newport, RI
  • First UU Society of Syracuse—Syracuse, NY
  • Universalist Congregation of Woodstock—Woodstock, IL
  • First UU Society of Middleboro—Middleboro, MA
  • First Unitarian Church of Cleveland—Shaker Heights, OH
  • Comal County UU Society—New Braunfels, TX
  • Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship—Carbondale, IL
  • Olympia UU Congregation—Olympia, WA
  • UU Fellowship of Winston-Salem—Winston-Salem, NC
  • UU Fellowship of Redwood City—Redwood City, CA
  • May Memorial UU Society—Syracuse, NY
  • West Shore UU Church—Rocky River, OH
  • West Hills UU Fellowship—Portland, OR
  • First Unitarian Church of Memphis—Memphis, TN
  • UU Society of Bangor—Bangor, ME
  • First Parish in Needham—Needham, MA
  • First Universalist Church of Denver—Denver, CO
  • First Parish Bridgewater—Bridgewater, MA
  • North Shore Unitarian Church—Deerfield, IL
  • UU Fellowship of Santa Cruz County—Aptos, CA
  • UU Congregation of Binghamton—Binghamton, NY
  • First Unitarian Church of Omaha—Omaha, NE
  • Unitarian Society of Hartford—Hartford, CT
  • Starr King UU Church—Hayward, CA
  • Sierra Foothills UU—Auburn, CA
  • UU Fellowship of Corvallis—Corvallis, OR
  • Spirit of Life UUs—Odessa, FL
  • UU Congregation at Montclair—Montclair, NJ

Accredited in 2010

  • The Unitarian Society of Germantown—Philadelphia, PA
  • UU Congregation of Phoenix—Paradise Valley, AZ
  • Brookfield UU Church—Brookfield, MA
  • UU Church of Fresno—Clovis, CA
  • First Parish in Framingham—Framingham, MA
  • Unitarian Church of Barnstable—Barnstable, MA
  • First Parish, Lexington—Lexington, MA
  • UU Fellowship of the Eastern Slopes—Tamworth, NH
  • Cedar Lane UU Church—Bethesda, MD
  • Valley UU Church—Chandler, AZ
  • Unitarian Universalist Society of Fairhaven—Fairhaven, MA
  • UU Congregation of Canandaigua—Canandaigua, NY
  • All Souls Church, Unitarian—Washington, DC
  • UU Church of Washington Crossing—Titusville, NJ
  • Neighborhood UU Church of Pasadena—Pasadena, CA
  • South Church—Portsmouth, NH
  • Kittitas Valley UU Congregation—Ellensburg, WA
  • UU Church of Hinsdale—Hinsdale, IL
  • Heritage UU Church—Cincinnati, OH
  • UU Society of Black Hawk County—Cedar Falls, IA
  • First Universalist Church in Rockland—Rockland, ME
  • University Unitarian Church—Seattle, WA
  • UU Congregation of Marin—San Rafael, CA
  • Peterborough UU Church—Peterborough, NH
  • Oberlin UU Fellowship—Oberlin, OH
  • UU Fellowship of the Emerald Coast—Valparaiso, FL
  • UU Community of the Mountains—Grass Valley, CA
  • First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis—Minneapolis, MN
  • UU Church of Palo Alto—Palo Alto, CA
  • UU Congregation of the Swannanoa Valley—Black Mountain, NC
  • First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee—Milwaukee, WI
  • First Parish of Concord—Concord, MA
  • Sanford UU Church—Sanford, ME
  • Keene Unitarian Universalist Church—Keene, NH
  • UU Church of Amherst—Amherst, NY
  • UU Church of Jacksonville—Jacksonville, FL

Accredited in 2009

  • UU Fellowship of Vero Beach—Vero Beach, FL
  • UU Society of Sacramento—Sacramento, CA
  • UU Fellowship of Falmouth—East Falmouth, MA
  • Quimper UU Fellowship—Port Townsend, WA
  • Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship—Bellingham, WA
  • First Parish, Duxbury—Duxbury, MA
  • UU Congregation at Shelter Rock—Manhasset, NY
  • UU Society of the Daytona Beach Area—Ormond Beach, FL
  • First Unitarian Society of Schenectady—Schenectady, NY
  • Boise UU Fellowship—Boise, ID
  • UU Congregation of Fairfax—Oakton, VA
  • Towson UU Church—Lutherville, MD
  • DuPage UU Church—Naperville, IL
  • UU Church of Eugene—Eugene, OR
  • Unitarian Church in Westport—Westport, CT
  • UU Church of Charleston—Charleston, SC
  • Second Congregational Society UU—Concord, NH
  • First Parish in Hingham Old Ship Church—Hingham, MA
  • Tapestry, A UU Congregation—Mission Viejo, CA
  • Thomas Jefferson Church—Louisville, KY
  • UU Church of Arlington—Arlington, VA
  • Saltwater UU Church—Des Moines, WA
  • First UU Society of Albany—Albany, NY
  • Mount Diablo UU Church—Walnut Creek, CA
  • UU Church of Greensboro—Jamestown, NC

Accredited in 2008

  • UU Fellowship of Decatur—Decatur, IL
  • UU Congregation of Greater Naples—Naples, FL
  • UU Church in Reston—Reston, VA
  • UU Church of Indianapolis—Indianapolis, IN
  • UU Congregation of NW Tucson—Tucson, AZ
  • All Souls UU Church—Kansas City, MO
  • UU Church of Asheville—Asheville, NC
  • Mt Vernon Unitarian Church—Alexandria, VA
  • Cedars UU Church—Bainbridge Island, WA
  • Minnesota Valley UU Fellowship—Bloomington, MN
  • The UU Fellowship of Clemson—Clemson, SC
  • Unitarian Church of Calgary—Calgary, AB
  • UU Fellowship at Stony Brook—Stony Brook, NY
  • First Parish Church UU—Northborough, MA

Accredited in 2007

  • UU Fellowship of Visalia—Visalia, CA
  • The UU Church—Rockford, IL
  • UUs of the Chester River—Chestertown, MD
  • UU Church of Bloomington Inc—Bloomington, IN
  • UU Church of Chattanooga—Chattanooga, TN
  • UU Church of Sarasota Inc—Sarasota, FL
  • UU Church of Davis—Davis, CA
  • Hopedale UU Community—Oxford, OH
  • UU Society of Amherst—Amherst, MA

Accredited in 2006

  • UU Society East—Manchester, CT
  • UU Congregation of Columbus Indiana—Columbus, IN
  • UU Church—Tallahassee, FL
  • First Unitarian Church of Oklahoma City—Oklahoma City, OK
  • UU Church—Riverside, CA
  • River Road Unitarian Church—Bethesda, MD
  • Jefferson Unitarian Church—Golden, CO
  • All Souls UU Church—Braintree, MA
  • Arlington Street Church—Boston, MA
  • UU Church of Fort Myers Inc—Fort Myers, FL
  • UU Congregation of Monmouth County—Lincroft, NJ
  • All Souls Church UU—Brattleboro, VT
  • Olympia Brown UU Church—Racine, WI
  • First Church in Barre Universalist—Barre, VT
  • UU Church of Saco & Biddeford—Saco, ME
  • First Unitarian Society—Madison, WI
  • UU Congregation of Duluth—Duluth, MN
  • The UU Church of the Lehigh Valley—Bethlehem, PA
  • UU Fellowship of Gainesville—Gainesville, FL

Accredited in 2005

  • Unitarian Church of Montreal—Montreal, QC
  • UU Church of Annapolis—Annapolis, MD
  • Bay Area UU Church—Houston, TX
  • UU Fellowship of Franklin North Carolina—Franklin, NC
  • UU Community Church of Washington County—Hillsboro, OR
  • UU Westside Congregation—Rio Rancho, NM
  • The Community Church of New York UU—New York, NY
  • Unitarian Church of Evanston—Evanston, IL
  • UU Fellowship of Midland—Midland, MI
  • Bradford Community Church UU—Kenosha, WI
  • First UU Church of Austin—Austin, TX
  • UU Church of Belfast—Belfast, ME
  • Bull Run UUs—Manassas, VA
  • UU Church West—Brookfield, WI

Accredited in 2004

  • Beverly Unitarian Church—Chicago, IL
  • UU Fellowship of Sussex County—Newton, NJ
  • The Unitarian Church of Montpelier—Montpelier, VT

Accredited in 2003

  • Granite Peak UU Congregation—Prescott, AZ
  • UU Church of Elgin Illinois—Elgin, IL
  • First UU Congregation of Ann Arbor—Ann Arbor, MI
  • UU Church of Spokane—Spokane, WA
  • Emerson UU Church—Houston, TX
  • Allen Ave UU Church—Portland, ME
  • Main Line Unitarian Church—Devon, PA
  • First Unitarian Church of Hamilton—Hamilton, ON
  • First Unitarian Church of Albuquerque—Albuquerque, NM
  • Unitarian Church of Harrisburg—Harrisburg, PA

Accredited in 2002

  • First Unitarian Church—Portland, OR
  • Unitarian Fellowship of Sarnia & Port Huron—Sarnia, ON
  • UU Congregation of the Upper Valley—Norwich, VT
  • Morristown Unitarian Fellowship—Morristown, NJ

*The year is based on the Unitarian Universalist Association fiscal year: July 1st-June 30th.

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Last updated on Monday, November 24, 2014.

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