Unitarian Universalist

Proposed Congregational Study Action Issues (CSAIs) for 2014-2018

These five CSAIs were selected by the congregations via the Congregational Poll to be on the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) General Assembly (GA) Final Agenda. Delegates at GA 2014 will vote to select one to be the 2014-2018 CSAI.
Empowerment: Age and Ability Reconsidered
Ending the War on Terror
Escalating Inequality
Gun Violence: A Public Health Issue
Renewing and Securing Our American Democracy

UU Ministry for Earth Young Adult Environmental Justice Network Receives Grant

The Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth Young Adult Environmental Justice Network began in 2012 and was so well received that we developed a vision for expanding the network in 2013. In support of this vision, The Fund for Unitarian Universalism has awarded UU Ministry for Earth a grant of $6,200 to cover part of the 2013 budget for the network.

From our UUSJ Co-Chair Hal Fuller on Why He Attended Justice GA

Hal Fuller is a member of the UU Congregation of Fairfax, Virginia. He is a founder and co-chair of “UUs for Social Justice in the National Capital Region” Hal recently facilitated and participated in “Building the World We Dream About,” a Unitarian Universalist Association program offered at UUCF that “seeks to interrupt the workings of racism and transform how people from different racial/ethnic groups understand and relate to one another.”

OpenDoor Housing Fund – Safe and Socially Responsible Investing UUs invest well in a place that does good

This allows OpenDoor to make short-term, low interest loans to tenant associations and nonprofit and for profit local affordable housing providers, preserving affordable housing, preventing foreclosure and financing “green housing. When these projects are completed and sold or rented, OpenDoor’s loans are repaid and the money is available to be loaned out again.