Category Archives: Service to the community

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

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It’s ALREADY starting!

The Christmas displays are going up in the stores in preparation for Black Friday followed by Cyber Monday.  As our part in the national  movement  on November 28, we’re asking for financial contributions or gifts of disposable diapers. The average … Continue reading

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Second Sunday means Foodbank!

One of the most exciting activities of the  is the Mobile Food Pantry Program that delivers and distributes fresh, healthy food directly into the communities that need it. Mobile Pantries utilize large refrigerated trucks capable of supplying fresh foods which … Continue reading

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A great Newport News partnership

Feeding the food-challenged can seem overwhelming but St. Paul’s Episcopal Church and the UU Fellowship have made it feel achievable. Their respective members have made food a major focus of time, talent and treasure. Proven results! The Good Friday meals, … Continue reading

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UUFP BLOOD DRIVE—SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 10

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The Underwear Poet Strikes!

Fellowship Circles can be a bit of serious mixed with dollop of caring and a dash of humor. If you haven’t been in one, you really should sign up now for one of the new ones this fall. These were … Continue reading

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All seriousness aside

Please help us with underwear, tee-shirts and socks for LINK.

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LINK Infographic

As we mark 27 years supporting LINK, we shouldn’t lose site of why. Tomorrow is LINK Sunday!

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Let Kids Be Kids Instead of Being Hungry

Thousands of local kids will lose their access to lunch while there is no school this summer. Your ten dollars (or more) will help change their world. Please do it now! From Karen Joyner, CEO of the Southeastern Foodbank: It’s … Continue reading

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