Category Archives: Social Justice

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It’s about more than Confederate statues

Sometimes it seems that our policy makers have lost their connections with us getting way-laid by the need to fight with each other and, of course, raise money. Sometimes they just need a reminder! Join the thousands raising their voices … Continue reading

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Get on the bus: March for Racial Justice

  The Social Justice Team has scheduled a bus to the March for Racial Justice on Saturday September 30.   Cost is $45 per person and will depart from the Food Lion, 316 Oyster Point Rd Newport News, VA 23602. The March … Continue reading

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Resist at every turn

It’s time for the next bus trip to Washington on April 29.  Organized by the Peoples Climate Movement, this march is your chance to stand up for our community and to make your voice heard. When leaders say that they … Continue reading

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From our new friends

It’s always nice to hear back from our partners in the community. In fact, Karen Joyner will be here in May to tell us more about the Foodbank and its programs!                

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Continuing to Think Pink

Whether you went to Washington in January or viewed from home, it was impossible not to feel the heat and the passion! Watching the speeches at the Women’s March, it was hard not notice the participation of Planned Parenthood. This … Continue reading

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Asset-Based Community Development

The Social Justice Committee is hosting an Asset-Based Community Development training this Saturday (February 25th) from 1pm to 3pm in the Sanctuary Building.  Come learn how the Fellowship can be a better neighbor by designing projects that build on our local community’s … Continue reading

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Sunday Services (February 2017)

Services for February 2017 at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of the Peninsula theme: Sharing What We Can Services include sermons preached by Rev. Andrew Clive Millard unless otherwise noted. February 5th: “We are Stronger Together” As Black History Month starts, we must … Continue reading

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The BIG day is tomorrow!

With so many friends and members taking the UUFP buses to Washington tomorrow, it gives you chills. This are followed by a sense of pride in their willingness to get up early, ride for three hours, and take the Metro, … Continue reading

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