/Social Justice

Join UUFH Social Justice Ministry in Huntington on March 24 for the March For Our Lives!

By | 2018-03-05T12:34:40+00:00 March 5th, 2018|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

Join us as we participate in the Huntington March and rally for the March For Our Lives. This is what the organizers have to say about the event: "Please join students, parents and extended community members as we stand in solidarity in Huntington, Long Island with March For Our Lives nationwide action....March For Our Lives [...]

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Register Now: Advocacy Day 2018 to Pass the HALT Solitary Confinement Act:

By | 2018-02-14T18:17:48+00:00 February 14th, 2018|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

On Tuesday, Feb. 27 training for the Advocacy Day in Albany will be held at 7 pm in RE Room 4 at UU of Shelter Rock.. On Tuesday, March 13 advocates will gather in Albany to continue to urge lawmakers to pass the HALT Bill. A  van will leave UUCSR, 48 Shelter Rock Road, Manhasset at 6 am that day and return by 8 [...]

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Sepa Mujer – special program at Cinema Arts Centre on January 28

By | 2018-01-22T21:17:31+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

Sepa Mujer is a local organization supporting immigrant women on LI dealing with domestic violence, trafficking and other concerns. Sepa Mujer is hosting the Long Island screen premiere of DOLORES, about activist Dolores Huerta, at the Cinema Arts Centre in Huntington on January 28th at 4:00, followed by a reception. Special guest panelists will be [...]

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Join UUFH in NYC at the 2018 Women’s March!

By | 2018-01-08T18:12:43+00:00 January 8th, 2018|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

Almost exactly one year after the record-breaking, history-making Women’s March, UUFH’ers are once again planning to join the marchers in New York City. We plan to meet on the platform at the Huntington Train station to take the 8:36 a.m. train to Penn Station and from there proceed to join the Long Island UU group [...]

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Save the Dates for Fall Social Justice Events

By | 2017-08-28T16:46:15+00:00 August 28th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, Take Action|

The Trump Administration has ordered ICE to arrest and deport undocumented immigrants, even those with no criminal record. Here on Long Island, workers are disappearing and families are separated. Our law-abiding immigrant neighbors now live in terror. It is time for people of good will to resist unjust deportations.  Please join us: Huntington Unity Parade [...]

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Remembering Orlando, One Year Later – Monday, June 12, 2017

By | 2017-05-24T12:42:48+00:00 May 24th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, The Greater Community|

On June 12, 2016, the deadliest shooting in American history took place at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida. Join us on the first anniversary of that tragic night for a film about the emergency room workers' experience followed by a candle lighting memorial service to remember the souls whose lives were cut short. There [...]

Volunteers and Materials for a Summer Reading Program

By | 2017-05-23T22:20:18+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice|

For the past seven summers, adult and teen volunteers have worked with children in the Huntington Station community for a free reading program. Children come July through August, Tuesday – Thursday nights from 5-7 pm to learn to love books, to keep up their skills and prepare for the new school year. Students read books independently [...]

Buy your book for the common read this Sunday!

By | 2017-05-11T13:45:08+00:00 May 10th, 2017|General News & Announcements, Social Justice, Take Action|

UUA Common Read – Joint Book Discussion with our local NAACP chapter in Huntington Tuesday, May 23 7pm Join us Tuesday, May 23rd for a joint discussion of this year’s common read, The Third Reconstruction: How a Moral Movement is Overcoming the Politics of Division and Fear by The Rev. Dr. William Barber II and Jonathan [...]