Category: Social Justice

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Faith in the Streets – Black Lives Matter

Social Justice, Black Lives Matter

Right now, we are witnessing our country shift towards understanding and supporting Black lives. This is a history-changing moment, and… Read More >

George Floyd said, “I Can’t Breathe”

Social Justice, Black Lives Matter

by Terry Wiggins, Earth Justice Ministry. These three words connect the essence of the three enormous challenges facing Black, Indigenous,… Read More >

Farewell My Friends

Social Justice

by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator As many of you know I am currently serving as First Church’s Social Justice… Read More >

March Share the Plate – Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin

Social Justice

by Dawn Blackmore Planned Parenthood Wisconsin is our March Share the Plate recipient, chosen by the teens in our Youth… Read More >

Marching Towards Justice

Social Justice

by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator March is a month with many interesting national days. In fact,   in March we… Read More >

February Share the Plate – Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism

Social Justice

By Dawn Blackmore. Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism (BLUU) is our February Share the Plate recipient. Formed in 2015, BLUU’s… Read More >

“Love is Community”

Social Justice

By Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. It all started on a late Thursday night. I was in the office finishing… Read More >

January Share The Plate – Victory Garden Initiative

Social Justice

By Dawn Blackmore. Victory Garden Initiative is our January Share the Plate recipient. Founded in 2009, Victory Garden Initiative’s slogan… Read More >

2020 Vision

Social Justice

By Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. As we welcome a new year and transition out of this decade, we are… Read More >

December Share The Plate – We Got This Milwaukee

Social Justice

By Dawn Blackmore. We Got This Milwaukee is our December Share the Plate recipient. We Got This is a grassroots… Read More >

The Gift of Being Present

Social Justice

By Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. Tis the season of love and gratitude…and Starbucks, credit cards, discounts, half-off, retail, advertising,… Read More >

Holiday Giving Tree & Mitten Tree Begin Nov. 24

Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development, Holiday

Holiday Giving Tree Spread holiday cheer by participating in this year’s Giving Tree program! We are thrilled to be paired… Read More >

Being an Agent of Change During the Season of Change

Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development

by Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. As we approach this transition into fall, I always look forward to seeing the… Read More >

Share The Plate – Believe in Students FAST Fund

Social Justice, Personal & Spiritual Development

by Dawn Blackmore. “Believe in Students FAST Fund” is our November Share the Plate recipient. This is a fund to… Read More >

fruit and nuts, First Church fundraiser

Order Fruits and Nuts for the Holidays Now!

Social Justice, Holiday

Order delicious fruits, nuts, chocolate, and snacks for the holidays and promote Unitarian Universalism. The Southeast Wisconsin UU Congregations (SEWUUC) uses… Read More >

October Share the Plate – Tricklebee Cafe

Social Justice

Tricklebee Cafe is our October Share the Plate recipient. Since 2016, Tricklebee Cafe has been operating in the Sherman Park… Read More >