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Accredited Green Sanctuaries by State

The following Unitarian Universalist (UU) congregations have completed the Green Sanctuary Program requirements and have been accredited as Green Sanctuaries. Whether you are beginning the Green Sanctuary process or have already been certified, these congregations can provide inspiration and encouragement.

Alabama

  • Auburn UU Fellowship—Auburn, AL (2014)

Alaska:

  • Anchorage UU Fellowship—Anchorage, AK (2011)

Arizona:

  • Valley UU Church—Chandler, AZ (2010)
  • UU Congregation of Phoenix—Paradise Valley, AZ (2010)
  • UU Congregation of NW Tucson—Tucson, AZ (2008)
  • Granite Peak UU Congregation—Prescott, AZ (2003)

California:

  • Pacific Unitarian Church—Rancho Palos Verdes, CA (2014)
  • UU Church of the Desert—Rancho, Mirage, CA (2012)
  • First UU Society of San Francisco—San Francisco, CA (2012)
  • UU Fellowship of Redwood City—Redwood City, CA (2011)
  • UU Fellowship of Santa Cruz County—Aptos, CA (2011)
  • Starr King UU Church—Hayward, CA (2011)
  • Sierra Foothills UU—Auburn, CA (2011)
  • UU Church of Fresno—Clovis, CA (2010)
  • Neighborhood UU Church of Pasadena—Pasadena, CA (2010)
  • UU Congregation of Marin—San Rafael, CA (2010)
  • UU Community of the Mountains—Grass Valley, CA (2010)
  • UU Church of Palo Alto—Palo Alto, CA (2010)
  • UU Society of Sacramento—Sacramento, CA (2009)
  • Mount Diablo UU Church—Walnut Creek, CA (2009)
  • Tapestry, A UU Congregation—Mission Viejo, CA (2009)
  • UU Fellowship of Visalia—Visalia, CA (2007)
  • UU Church of Davis—Davis, CA (2007)
  • UU Church—Riverside, CA (2006)

Colorado:

  • First Unitarian Society of Denver—Denver, CO (2014)
  • First Universalist Church of Denver—Denver, CO (2011)
  • Jefferson Unitarian Church—Golden, CO (2006)

Connecticut:

  • All Souls UU Congregation—New London, CT (2013)
  • Unitarian Church in Westport—Westport, CT (2009)
  • Unitarian Society of Hartford—Hartford, CT (2011)
  • UU Society East—Manchester, CT (2006)

Delaware:

  • UU Fellowship of Newark—Newark, DE (2012)
  • First Unitarian Church of Wilmington—Wilmington, DE (2012)
  • UUs of Southern Delaware—Lewes, DE (2012)

Florida:

  • Manatee UU Fellowship—Bradenton, FL (2012)
  • Unitarian Universalists of Clearwater—Clearwater, FL (2012)
  • UU Fellowship of St. Augustine—St. Augustine, FL (2011)
  • Spirit of Life UUs—Odessa, FL (2011)
  • UU Fellowship of the Emerald Coast—Valparaiso, FL (2010)
  • UU Church of Jacksonville—Jacksonville, FL (2010)
  • UU Fellowship of Vero Beach—Vero Beach, FL (2009) 
  • UU Society of the Daytona Beach Area—Ormond Beach, FL (2009)
  • UU Congregation of Greater Naples—Naples, FL (2008)
  • UU Church of Sarasota Inc—Sarasota, FL (2007)
  • UU Church—Tallahassee, FL (2006)
  • UU Church of Fort Myers Inc—Fort Myers, FL (2006)
  • UU Fellowship of Gainesville—Gainesville, FL (2006)

Georgia:

  • UU Metro Atlanta North—Roswell, GA (2013)
  • Northwest UU Congregation—Sandy Springs, GA (2012)

Idaho:

  • Boise UU Fellowship—Boise, ID (2009)

Illinois:

  • Countryside Church UU—Palatine, IL (2013)
  • Unity Temple—Oak Park, IL (2013)
  • North Shore Unitarian Church—Deerfield, IL (2011)
  • Carbondale Unitarian Fellowship—Carbondale, IL (2011)
  • Universalist Congregation of Woodstock—Woodstock, IL (2011)
  • UU Church of Hinsdale—Hinsdale, IL (2010)
  • DuPage UU Church—Naperville, IL (2009)
  • UU Fellowship of Decatur—Decatur, IL (2008)
  • The UU Church—Rockford, IL (2007)
  • Unitarian Church of Evanston—Evanston, IL (2005)
  • Beverly Unitarian Church—Chicago, IL (2004)
  • UU Church of Elgin Illinois—Elgin, IL (2003)

Indiana:

  • UU Church of Indianapolis—Indianapolis, IN (2008)
  • UU Church of Bloomington Inc—Bloomington, IN (2007)
  • UU Congregation of Columbus Indiana—Columbus, IN (2006)

Iowa:

  • UU Fellowship of Clinton—Clinton, IA (2013)
  • UU Fellowship of Dubuque—Dubuque, IA (2012)
  • UU Society of Black Hawk County—Cedar Falls, IA (2010)

Kentucky:

  • UU Church of Lexington—Lexington, KY (2012)
  • Thomas Jefferson Church—Louisville, KY (2009)

Maine:

  • UU Church of Waterville—Waterville, ME (2012)
  • UU Church of Brunswick Maine—Brunswick, ME (2012)
  • UU Society of Bangor—Bangor, ME (2011)
  • First Universalist Church in Rockland—Rockland, ME (2010)
  • Sanford UU Church—Sanford, ME (2010)
  • UU Church of Saco & Biddeford—Saco, ME (2006)
  • UU Church of Belfast—Belfast, ME (2005)
  • Allen Ave UU Church—Portland, ME (2003)

Maryland:

  • Paint Branch UU Church—Adelphi, MD (2012)
  • UU Church of Silver Spring—Silver Spring, MD (2012)
  • UU Congregation of Frederick—Frederick, MD (2011)
  • Cedar Lane UU Church—Bethesda, MD (2010)
  • Towson UU Church—Lutherville, MD (2009)
  • UUs of the Chester River—Chestertown, MD (2007)
  • River Road Unitarian Church—Bethesda, MD (2006)
  • UU Church of Annapolis—Annapolis, MD (2005)

Massachusetts:

  • First Parish Church UU of Stow & Acton - Stow, MA (2014)
  • Melrose Unitarian Universalist Church - Melrose, MA (2014)
  • Unitarian Universalist Church of Greater Lynn—Swampscott, MA (2014)
  • First Parish Brewster—Brewster, MA (2014)
  • First Parish UU—Arlington, MA (2013)
  • First Church Unitarian—Littleton, MA (2012)
  • North Parish of North Andover—North Andover, MA (2012)
  • First Parish of Watertown—Watertown, MA (2012)
  • First Parish—Wayland, MA (2012)
  • UU Society of Wellesley Hills—Wellesley, MA (2012)
  • Hopedale Unitarian Parish—Hopedale, MA (2011)
  • First UU Society of Middleboro—Middleboro, MA (2011)
  • First Parish in Needham—Needham, MA (2011)
  • First Parish Bridgewater—Bridgewater, MA (2011)
  • Brookfield UU Church—Brookfield, MA (2010)
  • First Parish in Framingham—Framingham, MA (2010)
  • Unitarian Church of Barnstable—Barnstable, MA (2010)
  • First Parish, Lexington—Lexington, MA (2010)
  • Unitarian Universalist Society of Fairhaven—Fairhaven, MA (2010)
  • First Parish of Concord—Concord, MA (2010)
  • UU Fellowship of Falmouth—East Falmouth, MA (2009)
  • First Parish, Duxbury—Duxbury, MA (2009)
  • First Parish in Hingham Old Ship Church—Hingham, MA (2009)
  • First Parish Church UU—Northborough, MA (2008)
  • UU Society of Amherst—Amherst, MA (2007)
  • All Souls UU Church—Braintree, MA (2006)
  • Arlington Street Church—Boston, MA (2006)

Michigan:

  • UU Church of Flint—Flint, MI (2012)
  • UU Church—Akron, OH (2012)
  • Birmingham Unitarian Church—Bloomfield Hills, MI (2012)
  • UU Fellowship of Midland—Midland, MI (2005)
  • First UU Congregation of Ann Arbor—Ann Arbor, MI (2003)

Minnesota:

  • First Universalist Church of Minneapolis—Minneapolis, MN (2012)
  • First Unitarian Society of Minneapolis—Minneapolis, MN (2010)
  • Minnesota Valley UU Fellowship—Bloomington, MN (2008)
  • UU Congregation of Duluth—Duluth, MN (2006)

Missouri:

  • First Unitarian Church of St Louis (2012)
  • All Souls UU Church—Kansas City, MO (2008)

Nebraska:

  • UU Church of Lincoln—Lincoln, NE (2012)
  • First Unitarian Church of Omaha—Omaha, NE (2011)

New Hampshire:

  • Durham UU Fellowship—Durham, NH (2013)
  • First Unitarian Universalist Society of Exeter, NH (2013)
  • UU Congregation—Milford, NH (2013)
  • UU Fellowship of the Eastern Slopes—Tamworth, NH (2010)
  • South Church—Portsmouth, NH (2010)
  • Peterborough UU Church—Peterborough, NH (2010)
  • Keene Unitarian Universalist Church—Keene, NH (2010)
  • Second Congregational Society UU—Concord, NH (2009)

New Jersey:

  • UU Congregation of Princeton, NJ—Princeton, NJ (2011)
  • UU Congregation of Somerset Hills—Somerville, NJ (2011)
  • UU Congregation at Montclair—Montclair, NJ (2011)
  • UU Church of Washington Crossing—Titusville, NJ (2010)
  • UU Congregation of Monmouth County—Lincroft, NJ (2006)
  • UU Fellowship of Sussex County—Newton, NJ (2004)
  • Morristown Unitarian Fellowship—Morristown, NJ (2002)

New Mexico:

  • UU Westside Congregation—Rio Rancho, NM (2005)
  • First Unitarian Church of Albuquerque—Albuquerque, NM (2003)

New York:

  • UU Church of Canton - Canton, NY (2014)
  • UU Congregation of Jamestown—Jamestown, NY (2014)
  • UU Fellowship of Briarcliff, Croton & Ossining—Croton-on-Hudson, NY (2012)
  • UU Congregation of Saratoga Springs—Saratoga Springs, NY (2012)
  • First UU Society of Syracuse—Syracuse, NY (2011)
  • May Memorial UU Society—Syracuse, NY (2011)
  • UU Congregation of Binghamton—Binghamton, NY (2011)
  • UU Congregation of Canandaigua—Canandaigua, NY (2010)
  • UU Church of Amherst—Amherst, NY (2010)
  • First UU Society of Albany—Albany, NY (2009)
  • UU Congregation at Shelter Rock—Manhasset, NY (2009)
  • First Unitarian Society of Schenectady—Schenectady, NY (2009)
  • UU Fellowship at Stony Brook—Stony Brook, NY (2008)
  • The Community Church of New York UU—New York, NY (2005)

North Carolina:

  • UU Fellowship of Raleigh—Raleigh, NC (2013)
  • UU Fellowship of Winston-Salem—Winston-Salem, NC (2011)
  • UU Congregation of the Swannanoa Valley—Black Mountain, NC (2010)
  • UU Church of Greensboro—Jamestown, NC (2009)
  • UU Church of Asheville—Asheville, NC (2008)
  • UU Fellowship of Franklin North Carolina—Franklin, NC (2005)

Ohio:

  • First Unitarian Church of Toledo—Toledo, OH (2012)
  • West Shore UU Church—Rocky River, OH (2011)
  • First Unitarian Church of Cleveland—Shaker Heights, OH (2011)
  • Oberlin UU Fellowship—Oberlin, OH (2010)
  • Heritage UU Church—Cincinnati, OH (2010)
  • Hopedale UU Community—Oxford, OH (2007)

Oklahoma:

  • First Unitarian Church of Oklahoma City—Oklahoma City, OK (2006)

Oregon:

  • UU Fellowship of Corvallis—Corvallis, OR (2011)
  • West Hills UU Fellowship—Portland, OR (2011)
  • Atkinson Memorial Church—Oregon City, OR (2011)
  • UU Church of Eugene—Eugene, OR (2009)
  • UU Community Church of Washington County—Hillsboro, OR (2005)
  • First Unitarian Church—Portland, OR (2002)

Pennsylvania:

  • Ginger Hill UU Congregation—Slippery Rock, PA (2013)
  • UU Congregation of York—York, PA (2012)
  • The Unitarian Society of Germantown—Philadelphia, PA (2010)
  • The UU Church of the Lehigh Valley—Bethlehem, PA (2006)
  • Main Line Unitarian Church—Devon, PA (2003)
  • Unitarian Church of Harrisburg—Harrisburg, PA (2003)

Rhode Island:

  • Westminster Unitarian Church - East Greenwich, RI (2014)
  • Channing Memorial Church—Newport, RI (2011)
  • UU Congregation of South County—Peace Dale, RI (2013)

South Carolina:

  • Greenville Unitarian Universalist Fellowship - Greenville, SC (2014)
  • UU Church of Spartanburg—Spartanburg, SC (2014)
  • UU Church of Charleston—Charleston, SC (2009)
  • The UU Fellowship of Clemson—Clemson, SC (2008)

Tennessee:

  • Tennessee Valley UU Church—Knoxville, TN (2011)
  • First Unitarian Church of Memphis—Memphis, TN (2011)
  • UU Church of Chattanooga—Chattanooga, TN (2007)

Texas:

  • First UU Church of San Antonio—San Antonio, TX (2013)
  • UU Church of Midland—Midland, TX (2012)
  • Comal County UU Society—New Braunfels, TX (2011)
  • Bay Area UU Church—Houston, TX (2005)
  • First UU Church of Austin—Austin, TX (2005)
  • Emerson UU Church—Houston, TX (2003)

Vermont:

  • First Church in Barre Universalist—Barre, VT (2006)
  • All Souls Church UU—Brattleboro, VT (2006)
  • The Unitarian Church of Montpelier—Montpelier, VT (2004)
  • UU Congregation of the Upper Valley—Norwich, VT (2002)

Virginia:

  • First Unitarian Church of Lynchburg—Lynchburg, VA (2013)
  • UU Congregation—Blacksburg, VA (2013)
  • Thomas Jefferson Memorial Church - Charlottesville, VA (2012)
  • Williamsburg UU—Williamsburg, VA (2012)
  • UU Congregation of Fairfax—Oakton, VA (2009)
  • UU Church of Arlington—Arlington, VA (2009)
  • UU Church in Reston—Reston, VA (2008)
  • Mt Vernon Unitarian Church—Alexandria, VA (2008)
  • Bull Run UUs—Manassas, VA (2005)

Washington:

  • Evergreen UU Fellowship—Marysville, WA (2012)
  • Olympia UU Congregation—Olympia, WA (2011)
  • Kittitas Valley UU Congregation—Ellensburg, WA (2010)
  • University Unitarian Church—Seattle, WA (2010)
  • Quimper UU Fellowship—Port Townsend, WA (2009)
  • Bellingham Unitarian Fellowship—Bellingham, WA (2009)
  • Saltwater UU Church—Des Moines, WA (2009)
  • Cedars UU Church—Bainbridge Island, WA (2008)
  • UU Church of Spokane—Spokane, WA (2003)

Wisconsin:

  • UU Fellowship of La Crosse—La Crosse, WI (2013)
  • Open Circle UU Fellowship—Fond du Lac, WI (2013)
  • First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee—Milwaukee, WI (2010)
  • Olympia Brown UU Church—Racine, WI (2006)
  • First Unitarian Society—Madison, WI (2006)
  • Bradford Community Church UU—Kenosha, WI (2005)
  • UU Church West—Brookfield, WI (2005)

Washington:

  • All Souls Church, Unitarian—Washington, DC (2010)

Canada:

  • Unitarian Fellowship of Kelowna—Kelowna, BC (2011)
  • Unitarian Church of Calgary—Calgary, AB (2008)
  • Unitarian Church of Montreal—Montreal, QC (2005)
  • First Unitarian Church of Hamilton—Hamilton, ON (2003)
  • Unitarian Fellowship of Sarnia & Port Huron—Sarnia, ON (2002)
  • First Unitarian Congregation of Toronto—Toronto, ON (2012)

There are currently no accredited Green Sanctuaries in Arkansas, Hawaii, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, West Virginia, Wyoming.

For more information contact uua_greensanctuary@uua.org.

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Last updated on Monday, July 21, 2014.

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