Author Archives: Changing the World

Handy dates for procrastinators!

Counting on Amazon for last minute shopping and supporting the Fellowship? Here’s what you need to know: Tomorrow, December 15 is the last day for free 2-day shipping on orders over $25. You can still get 2-day shipping, but it … Continue reading

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To Face the Future Head-on

No one knows what tomorrow will bring and we need to be prepared. The UUFP endowment is a funding vehicle for special projects outside the budget. But, the principle is never spent! By using part of the interest to fund programs, … Continue reading

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There’s still time!

At the Virginia Peninsula Foodbank, they work year-round to help make sure children don’t go to bed hungry, seniors do not have to choose between food and essential medications, and working families can make ends meet. Just $5, $10 or … Continue reading

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Remembering and paying tribute

Memorials are a much more permanent way of remembering someone who has died than flowers. They are a lasting tribute. But memorials are also a great way to pay tribute on a life-changing event like a birthday, anniversary, retirement or … Continue reading

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People Offering Resources Together

It’s about so much more then food When the homeless go to a PORT shelter they also get the opportunity to apply for a permanent place to call home as well as other services. Please open your wallet Sunday or … Continue reading

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Have a happier new year!

You can’t spend New Year’s Eve with Johnny Carson or even Dick Clark, so why not spend it with lively (and still alive) folks from the UUFP? These are the people who really make the Fellowship what it is! They’re … Continue reading

Posted in Service to the community, Social Justice, Standing on the Side of Love

Good morning! Today is the day!

With your help, we’ll complete our diaper drive as part of Giving Tuesday. Please take action right now with a gift to this important need. All babies need and deserve clean, dry diapers. Diapers will be delivered to the Newport … Continue reading

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It’s almost Tuesday!

Join others by supporting the drive to purchase diapers for families in need. Do it now and we’ll do the shopping! Sarah Conte and the UUFP Social Justice team

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Planning is important!

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Three days left

We’re counting on your help for  With some children spending the whole day in need of a dry diaper, this can be a serious health concern. And we can help!

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