Don’t put your pizza crust, cookie crumbs or green salad scraps in the garbage after Coffee Hour or Pot Luck. COMPOST THEM! The Green Team has restarted composting at UUFA. Look for the compost pail (and maybe a friendly Green Team member waving a “Compost … read more.
To read the June 2019 Southern Region Newsletter,
The Social Action Committee (SAC) and the Sanctuary Movement Team (SMT) thank all those who wrote Father’s Day cards for delivery to detainees at Stewart Detention Center.
Watch for additional justice card and postcard writing opportunities, traditionally held after the morning worship service.
What: Uniform Exchange (for students at Alps Road Elementary School);
When: collecting now for the 2019-20 Academic Year;
What: gently used clothing sizes 3 T through 9, collared shirts (royal, navy, or light blue), pants, shorts, or skirts (khaki, navy, or black)
Not … read more.
The Social Action Committee is pleased to announce the following 2019-20 Causes of the Month:
August–Economic Justice Coalition,
September–Food to Kids,
December–Community Support for Families in Crisis,
January–Athens Anti-Discrimination Movement,
February–Interfaith … read more.
You are invited to join members of the UUFA Social Action Committee (SAC) and the Sanctuary Movement Team (SMT) on Sunday, June 2, after the worship service in writing generic cards to detainees in Stewart Detention Center who may be separated from members of … read more.
During the first year of PARES, a lot has happened.
First, a great thank you to all the people involved in the inaugural year of the PARES initiative: Peg … read more.
We’ve all seen the stepped up hateful rhetoric and threats against our migrant family. Threats to further militarize the border, to move people to Sanctuary cities, and to use the military to round up and deport people. All while ICE continues to terrorize our … read more.
Want to participate in immigrant justice in the Athens area?
You are invited to the next meeting of the Interfaith Sanctuary Coalition to be held on Tuesday, June 5 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at First Baptist..
Pizza will be served, and a viewing of the film … read more.