GRE(v)EN(ts): Sustainability Fair at Temple Beth El in Portland, Maine


& Bidding for Good ONLINE AUCTION

Join us for some bright ideas, and help support TBE!


Sunday, March 11, 2012

12:00 noon – 3:00 pm

 at Temple Beth El – 400 Deering Avenue, Portland, ME

Event is free.  All are welcome!

TBE’s 1st Annual Sustainability Fair will feature exhibitions, demonstrations, and information on green products and services from local organizations, businesses and individuals.

The Fair will kick off the opening bid day of the TBE Bidding For Good Online Auction; our goal is to raise funds in support of TBE’s commitment to sustainability. The auction website will be up and running at the Sustainability Fair so that you can sign in and place a bid.

 Participating Fair Exhibitors include: Alewive’s Brook Farm EcoMaine Recycling Efficiency Maine – Home Energy Savings programs Horizon Maine – Home energy audits The Sunrise Guide – The best of what’s healthy, local and green in Maine Closest Closet – Connect with your community to borrow items, recycle, learn new skills, barter, support your local economy, and more. Downeast Doormats – Handwoven doormats made from recycled lobster trap float-rope Shaklee – Natural home and personal products to provide a healthier life for everyone, and a better life for anyone

If you are interested in becoming a Sustainability Fair exhibitor, please contact Jodi Veysey at


March 11 – 25, 2012


 Do you like to bid on EBay, look for deals on Craig’s List, or even shop on Amazon? Then just wait until you experience a Bidding for Good online auction!

               Select from both local and national goods and services, knowing that your dollars spent help us achieve our goals. Bid on fabulous trips, delicious dining experiences, beautiful artwork and Judaica, sports collectibles, useful household items and services, and more!

 It’s FUN, it’s EASY, and it BENEFITS Temple Beth El!

 Navigate to our auction site and register to bid with a user name and password. Then count the hours until 8:00 am on Sunday, March 11 to start your bidding:

 Do you have a business or service to promote? Would you like to be a TBE Bidding For Good web page patron? Can you help support TBE with your donation of goods or services? Please contact our Director, Jodi Veysey at, or at the TBE office, 774-2649.

Thanks, Mom, for tipping me off to this wonderful event. I hope you get to go and report back to me (another green(ish) guest post, maybe?).

Tree of Life stained glass from Anderson University


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