Category: Social Action

Donations Needed for Craig’s Place!

Wow!  Did we come through for Craig’s Place Last Week!

Thank you everyone for your generous donations of desserts and other new items for our guests at Craig’s Place.  With all that was going on in our world last week, many donated generously.

As many of you … read more.

Take the Pledge to Defend Our Democratic Process

Defending the Democratic Process: A Faith Community Call to Awareness and Action

The freedom of religion that all Americans cherish is but one treasure passed down to us over the course of the American experiment in self-governance. Democracy itself is another – and a foundation of … read more.

UUSA THE VOTE

On May 14, the core leadership team held a kick-off to announce our effort, working with the Reclaim Our Vote campaign. We were excited to be working with a black-led non-partisan organization. Reclaim Our Vote (ROV) works in states where the number of people of … read more.

ION Corner – Sept. 2020

ION (Interfaith Opportunity Network) has taken advantage of Zoom bringing us closer and in many cases making it easier to have both meetings and devotionals throughout the summer.

Our most immediate project involves acting for restorative justice for Native People on the 400th anniversary of the … read more.

UUs Propose an 8th Principle

UU congregations across the country are voting on accepting the 8th Principle as part of their covenant. Below are the words to the 8th Principle. Read it with care. Determine what it means to include it as one of our Principles. And finally, pause and … read more.

Ion Corner – August 2020

Standing Up for Racial JusticeWeekly Vigil

Stand with us on Tuesdays 5:006:00 p.m. at the center of Amherst at the corner of Amity & S. Pleasant Street.

For releasing the children/immigrants/refugees from the detention camps. For undoing white privilege. Bring big signs, wear masks, continue social … read more.

ION Corner – July 2020

Standing Up for Racial Justice Weekly Vigil”

Stand with us on Tuesdays 5:006:00 p.m. at the center of Amherst at the corner of Amity & S. Pleasant Street. For releasing the children/immigrants/refugees from the detention camps. For undoing white privilege. Bring big signs, wear masks, continue … read more.

UUSA THE VOTE – July 2020 Update

As of early July, UUSA the Vote Volunteers and the Leverett Chorus have mailed 4,800 postcards to voters of color in Georgia, Texas and North Carolina. Donations have been really helpful, and the Core Team is ordering another 6,000 Vote for Our Lives postcards to … read more.