Social Justice

Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow Meeting at UUFN

Newark Branch of The Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow Monday, October 16, 6-7 p.m. UUFN Mackinnon Hall Have you been wondering how you can make a difference in the difficult issue of racism? The Delaware Coalition to Dismantle the New Jim Crow works in partnerships to help bring the community together to work for … Continued

Guest At Your Table – Small Change is Big Change

Thank you to the Green Sanctuary Group for coordinating this! Guest at Your Table  – October 15 – November 19, 2017 The theme of this year’s Guest at Your Table campaign is Small Change is Big Change. The people of the Carteret Islands of Papua New Guinea are certainly facing big change. They are among the first … Continued

Share The Plate – Water Is Life

Each month the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Newark donates half of its total offerings to a different organization. Organizations must apply to to the UUFN Social Justice Committee be considered. The main criteria to apply is that the organization must be local and that the donations given will make a difference for the organization. For … Continued

Environmental Justice Workshop

Saturday, September 30, 2017, at UUFN from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm The UUFN Social Justice Committee would like to invite you to join us for this inaugural event! The Delaware Sierra Club will be hosting an environmental justice (EJ) workshop just weeks before the first Delaware Solutions Forum (hosted in conjunction with the Delaware Concerned … Continued

Rumi: Poems of Peace, Love, and Harmony

In honor of Peace Week, a collection of poems will be presented. In these troubled times, many are looking for avenues for greater inner peace. Participants will listen to Rumi’s poetry, learn about the poet and his times and messages, and have an opportunity to express themselves through art and the written word. Social hour with … Continued

Peace Building in West Asia:

Reflections from the Field in Iran & Pakistan During this special UUFN peace week event, Professor Saleem Ali will share his experience and conversations from the streets of Tehran and Islamabad to help us understand the reasons of mutual distrust with the United States in this region and suggest ways of overcoming the current tensions. … Continued

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