Social Justice

Share The Plate – Lori’s Hands

For the month of August 2017, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will “Share the Plate” with Lori’s Hands. Each month UUFN donates half of its total offerings to a different organization. Organizations must apply to be considered. The main criteria to apply is that the organization must be local and that the donations given … Continued

Share The Plate – Forgotten Cats

For the month of July 2017, the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will  “Share the Plate” with Forgotten Cats. Each month UUFN donates half of its total offerings to a different organization. Organizations must apply to be considered. The main criteria to apply is that the organization must be local and that the donations given will … Continued

Share the Plate – Urban Bike Project

  For the month of June 2017 the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will  “Share the Plate” with Wilmington’s Urban Bike Project. Each month UUFN donates half of its total offerings to a different organization. Organizations must apply to be considered. The main criteria to apply is that the organization must be local and that … Continued

UUFN to Host Delaware’s March for Science and Our Earth

  The Delaware March for Science and Our Earth will be held in Newark, Delaware on April 22, 2017. This March is a satellite march for the March for Science being held in Washington, DC. The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark will be the starting point. The Delaware March for Science and Our Earth, and the … Continued

Women’s March on Delaware

The UUFN is host the Rally for Women on Saturday, January 21st.  Because of Fire Marshall restrictions, seating for the Rally for Women at UUFN after the Jan. 21st March will be limited to 200 tickets. THE 12:00pm RALLY EVENT IS FULL and no tickets are available.  Overflow will be accommodated in other rooms in the … Continued

January “Share the Plate” partner is DSPA

January’s Share the Plate recipient is the Delaware Statewide Programs Association. DSPA supports the development of all individuals in Delaware who are deaf, hard of hearing, and deaf-blind by providing enriching development opportunities. It also raises community awareness in the areas of varying hearing levels, research, and best practices. One of its primary endeavors each … Continued

“Silent Solidarity” March

You are invited to participate in a planned “Silent Solidarity” March for Unity, Justice, and Equal Rights on Sunday, December 18th beginning at 2 p.m. on the side yard of Newark United Methodist Church, 69 E. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711. We primarily are reaching out to Newark’s diverse faith communities for participation, but the … Continued

Marching on the Side of Love!

More than 120 people joined the Social Justice arm of the UUFN in a march on Main Street tonight.  Everyone was very well behaved and the police helped guide us through Newark’s streets.  Positive messages of love and justice were displayed. UPDATE COVERAGE If you would like to join is in our next public witness … Continued

Marching on the Side of Love

The UUFN Social Justice and Welcoming Congregation committees are organizing a march to support equality and justice for all in Newark. We want our community to know we are here and are a welcoming congregation. We will gather at the UUFN on Tuesday, November 15th at 6pm (and plan to be back at the UUFN … Continued

November Share the Plate: New Beginnings – Next Step

November Share the Plate is New Beginnings-Next Step New Beginnings- Next Step is a peer-support group for returning citizens as they transition from incarceration to freedom. It is run both for, and with, ex-offenders, along with a vital and growing group of compassionate volunteer-facilitators, in order to build a community of hope and a culture of accountability and … Continued