Category: Social Justice

October Share the Plate – Tricklebee Cafe

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

Reflection

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By Cesar Cornier, Social Justice Coordinator. As I reflect on last week’s experience with Public Allies, I come back inspired… Read More >

Rev. Jennifer Nordstrom, First Unitarian Society of Milwaukee

Connecting Across Difference: Beloved Conversations in 2020

Social Justice

In the winter and spring of 2020, you have an opportunity to learn to connect more authentically across difference. The… Read More >

Sustainable Business Guide Available Online

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by Amy Monahan. As a member of the Earth Justice Ministry at First Unitarian Society, I was busy this last… Read More >

Summer Share the Plate

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by Dawn Blackmore. The Grand Avenue Club (GAC) is our summer Share the Plate recipient for the months of June,… Read More >

May Share the Plate – Kyle’s Korner

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by Dawn Blackmore. The May Share the Plate recipient is chosen each year by the children in our Religious Education… Read More >

Reflections from Your Social Justice Intern

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When I walked into this building eight short months ago, I had no idea what I was walking into. I… Read More >

News from Your SJ Intern

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Throughout my internship, I have faced a lot of questions. People often ask me what my plans are for the… Read More >

Going to City Hall is a Religious Act

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By Terry Wiggins. Notice the woman in the foreground of the photo.  That’s me, Terry Wiggins, and I’m wearing a… Read More >

Global Warming: A Matter of Intergenerational Justice

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By Terry Wiggins, Earth Justice Ministry. Here are some recent examples of why it is: Dr. Natasha DeJarnett, research coordinator… Read More >

Share the Plate – Pathfinders

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Every spring, our Religious Education Program youth members choose an organization to receive Share the Plate donations. Pathfinders, an organization… Read More >

Reflections on Teaching Black People Matter

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When our Religious Education Coordinator Cami Thomas asked me to help with teaching Black People Matter this winter, I was… Read More >

Taking Time to Walk the Walk

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Within social justice circles, the dilemma of “talking the talk” versus “walking the walk” is often brought up. I often… Read More >

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Guest House Meal on Saturday, December 15 – A Chance to Cook, Serve, or Donate

Social Justice

Attention First Church friends: First Church will provide supper for the 86 men of the Guest House Shelter on Saturday,… Read More >

Emergency Wildfire Relief Special Collection This Sunday

Social Justice

The Camp wildfire in Paradise, California is the most destructive wildfire in California history, with the Woolsey fire and Hill… Read More >

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C’Mon Home To Eat in September!

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You are what you eat! Sign up now for a September “eat local challenge.” Our Earth Justice Ministry challenges all… Read More >