Justice

Christmas Angel 2017

Can you be a Christmas Angel? UUFA will again participate in the Department of Family and Children’s Services (DFCS) gift program for needy children. Each holiday season many children in foster care receive few, if any, gifts over the holidays. Due to the generosity of its members and friends, UUFA has successfully participated in this program for … Continued

November 5: You’re Invited–UUFA Social Action Committee

Be the change you want to see in the world. You are invited to attend the next meeting of the Social Action Committee (SAC) Sunday, November 5, beginning at 12:30 p.m. in the front office. Can’t attend?  If you would like to know what transpires in the UUFA SAC, join the SAC listerv here: http://lists.uuathensga.org/listinfo.cgi/social_action-uuathensga.org This listserv will let … Continued

UUFA Cooks!

What’s cooking? Hopefully you might be. 🙂 Help is needed on Thursday, October 19, at 2 p.m. to prepare the monthly meal for Our Daily Bread. Help is also needed on Friday, October 20, from 11:30 to 1 to serve the meal. Interested? Questions? Contact David Jarrett (daviduufa@gmail.com or 706.338.2798). Our Daily Bread Community Kitchen serves breakfast and lunch … Continued

October 8: Carver Cards Are Coming!

One-of-a-kind collage cards by UUFA member Virginia Carver will be for sale on Sunday, October 8. All proceeds will be used to purchase food items for the Athens Area Emergency Food Bank.

Can you CANtribute?

As of September 30, UUFA is in FOURTH  place in the friendly competition among the 25 faith communities who CANtribute regularly to the Athens Area Emergency Food Bank. With our year-to-date CANtributions of 1423 items, we are 2570 items out of first place! 🙁 However, we are only 306 items away from third place! Targeted donations … Continued

Sanctuary Movement Team: You’re Invited Oct. 12

Join us for the next gathering of the Sanctuary Movement Team on second Thursday of the month–October 12–beginning at 7 p.m. in the sofa room. To join the Sanctuary Movement Team listserv, click here or go to https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/uufa-sanctuary-movement-team/join Need more information?  Contact Chase White (robert.chase.white@gmail.com or 864.238.1870) or visit http://www.uua.org/immigration/witness/partners/newsanctuary.

#ReviveLove with Black Lives of UU

On September 30th, in Atlanta, join ‘Black Lives of UU’ on the road tour as they partner with ”Standing on the Side of Love’ and Rev. Sekou and the Holy Ghost for the #ReviveLove Tour – Political & Spiritual Sustenance For Movement! What began during a post 2017 UUA General Assembly gathering this past June … Continued

Meatless Mondays…Coming to UUFA!?

Please join the UUFA Food Responsibility and Enjoyable Eating (FREE) Team in Meatless Mondays or choose other diet explorations such vegan before six or weekday vegetarian. We have a goal of having 100 members and friends commit to living lower on the food chain! FREE will have a table in the Fellowship Hall most Sundays.  Please stop … Continued