Results of 2023 UUCS Microfinance Fundraiser

Results of 2023 UUCS Microfinance Fundraiser

We are very pleased to report that our UUCS Microfinance fundraising in November has raised a total of $6,071 to date! Of this amount $1,337 resulted from our sale thanks to the very generous donation of eleven beautiful handmade quilts by Lorna Youngs and Elenie … read more.

Dances of Universal Peace New Years Eve

Join us in dances for peace and to celebrate the New Year on Dec 31, from 8:30 to midnight. The first dance session will be 8:30- 9:45, the potluck and social at 9:45-10:25, and 10:25-midnight, more dancing, a New Year’s ritual, and a Peace Bells … read more.

Giving Tree Available November 29-December 17

The Mindful Organization for the Recovery of Psychological Health, M.O.R.P.H. asks for your support this holiday season by providing gifts for people with significant mental health conditions who are without support from friends or family. Please join us in reaching out to those who are … read more.

Article 2 Study Commission Revisions Adopted

On October 31, 2023, the UUA’s Article II Study Commission released to the its final version on of the proposed revision of Article II of the UUA’s bylaws. This version will soon be presented to the UUA Board of Trustees for approval and, if approved … read more.

Family Promise Still Needs Overnight Hosts

UUCS is hosting homeless families from Family Promise this coming week – Sunday, November 19 through Sunday morning, November 26.

We are still in need of Overnight Hosts on Monday (1), Wednesday (2), Friday (1). and Saturday (1).

If you would like to help, contact the team … read more.

Order Farm Worker Christmas Wreaths

The women of this farm workers cooperative, Mujeres Luchadores Progresistas (Women Striving for Progress), are selling 24-inch wreaths made of noble fir, pine cones, and holly for $40. They can be purchased in Hanneman Hall after Sunday Service on November 12, 19 and 26. Checks … read more.

Microfinance Quilt Sale a Success!

The quilt sale for the UUCS Microfinance project is over, and all quilts were sold.  The Microfinance Committee thanks the Congregation for your purchases and contributions.  More contributions can be sent to the church with a “MICROFINANCE” notation.  The funds will make a huge difference in the lives … read more.

Helping to Lift the Poorest Out of Poverty November 12

On November 12, 2023 our guest speaker will be Ron Hockley, Executive Director of the NEO Fund speaking on “Helping to Lift the Poorest Out of Poverty”. He will highlight our successes and challenges and how we, the UUCS Microfinance Team and the Neo Fund, … read more.

Share the Plate Recipient for November 2023 is Microfinance

What is Share the Plate?  During each Sunday service, we take a collection. This voluntarily given money is then shared between our congregation and an organization from the local community which has goals that align with Unitarian Universalist principles. This month’s Share the Plate recipient … read more.