The Creation Care Committee of East Chestnut Street Mennonite Church is committed to caring for God’s creation with an emphasis on our neighborhood. We commit to making changes both small and large to support a sustainable future for Lancaster City and the world beyond.
Our church members started the Creation Care Committee in 2007. We have used the Voluntary Gas Tax as a way of funding our mission.
Supporting the development of a large tree canopy in our neighborhood.
Partnering with land owners and community groups to reforest a large area along the Conestoga Greenway trail.
Partnerships with the School District of Lancaster and the School Yard Habitat Program to plant trees on school property.