This fund was created at UCN in 2000, following the state legislature’s decision in the fall of 1999, to send tax-rebate checks to WI taxpayers, rather than using that $700,000,000.00 for programs that would benefit those in need of the most basic resources, such as … read more.
Category: Social Justice
- Black Lives MAtter
- UCN Fund for Social Justice
- Family Promise
- Food Barrel
- Opt-in for Justice
- Ozaukee County NAACP
- Share the Plate
- Wis UU Social Action Network (WUUSAN)
Bridge the Divide received the 2020 UCN Fund for Social Justice Grant from Unitarian Church North! These funds will support their essential work for racial repair, reconstruction and reconciliation. Thanks to Lucy, Leigh, and Jennifer of the Social Justice Committee for representing UCN and presenting … read more.
2020 is a very different year, especially for our election procedures. We know you want to vote safely. Please find below information on 3 ways to vote safely.
With all of the talk about fraud and mail-in ballots – , the flyer on the process … read more.
Anti-Racism Meeting Minutes 7/28/20
UCN Social Justice Committee, via Zoom
1. Attended by Lucy Friedrichs, Jennifer Wilke, Sherryl Andrus, Courtenay Teska, Rev. Tony Larsen, Carol Pawlak, Leigh Hoftiezer
2. Clearing the air from the July 12 meeting
Leigh spoke with Jackee Orozco, R.E. Director of … read more.
UCN Social Justice Committee Meeting Minutes
ZOOM Format at 11:20 a.m.
May 10, 2020
1. Attended by Leigh Hoftiezer, Carol Pawlak, Sherryl Andrus, Rev. Tony Larsen, Lucy Friedrichs, Jean Woodmansee, Brian Monroe
2. Minutes from April 12, 2020 – Leigh
Emailed to committee members last week. The … read more.
Share the Plate Update for March and April, 2020
UCN acts directly to live our principle of “justice, equity and compassion in human relationships”. Through the Share the Plate program UCN supports, with monthly donations from offerings, humanitarian and social programs in the greater Milwaukee community, … read more.
This letter was prepared by a collaboration of the Wisconsin Council of Churches, WISDOM, Wisconsin Council on Children and Families, and Citizen Action Education Fund. It has been endorsed by the UUCW Social Action Council.
We who have signed on to this letter are people of … read more.