Service, Advocacy, and Witness Events
Request for Public Witness to be sanctioned by the Governing Board & Congregation:
Forum on May 20, 2017 at Noon
We still recommend:
The Warmth of Other Suns by Isabel Wilkerson
Even if you have just begun reading this book, you will have a new perspective. There is a Reading Group Guide beginning on page 614 which we will use to get our conversation started. This conversation will not be like a book report for school, this is a vehicle for greater understanding so that we might become better humans and allies.
The Warmth of Other SunsPreview book by Isabel Wilkerson – The Epic Story of America’s Great Migration is a highly acclaimed historical study which received the National Book Award for Nonfiction. WikipediaOriginally published: September 7, 2010 Author: Isabel Wilkerson
MARCH for Our Lives, Worcester
Worcester Islamic Center Food Drive held December 10
We helped prepare welcome boxes for 200 area families, primarily refugees and other people in need.
December 6 National Vigil to #EndGunViolence Held at Trinity Church. Northboro
Environment Justice, Women’s Rights, Workers Rights, Prison Reform and Against Gun Violence witness events are ongoing. Follow UU Mass Action on Facebook or http://www.uumassaction.org/ for great opportunities.Environment Justice, Women’s Rights, Workers Rights, Prison Reform and Against Gun Violence witness events are ongoing. Follow UU Mass Action on Facebook for great opportunities.
Celebrate our Success!
The Raise Up Mass coalition will deliver 272,000 signatures to the State Office on December 5th.
Congratulations to all! Paid Family and Medical leave and a $15 minimum wage will be a reality for millions of Massachusetts workers thanks to you!
Update on Criminal Justice Reform
The Criminal Justice Omnibus bills have both passed the senate and the house.Signed into law!
Please sign the Declaration of Conscience on the UU Service Committee website!
This is something you can do right now! I you haven’t already. You can sign as an individual. Wouldn’t it be great to be able to make this Declaration as a congregation? Let’s talk about it. http://www.uusc.org