June 2020

June 2020 Split Plate

By |2020-06-03T15:45:23-04:00June 3rd, 2020|General News & Announcements|

Long Island Jobs with Justice We are a coalition of labor unions, community organizations, congregations and faith-based organizations, and students committed to protecting the rights of working people and supporting community struggles to build a more just society locally and globally. We are committed to creating living wage jobs, supporting organizing, and demanding corporate accountability [...]

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LIJWJ Feeds The Most Needy

By |2020-06-03T13:04:22-04:00June 3rd, 2020|General News & Announcements|

Long Island Jobs with Justice is supporting direct small grants to those who have no access to any government support and who have no jobs or income. This includes the undocumented. The Solidarity Fund, which was designed to give support to families when someone was in a detention center, is now just serving all those [...]

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A Volunteer Opportunity That Will Teach You a Valuable New Skill

By |2020-06-01T21:39:02-04:00June 1st, 2020|General News & Announcements|

Do you enjoy receiving our weekly Flash filled with information about our services, social justice work, events and news about the UUFH? Have you ever wanted to know how all that information gets pulled together and sent to you each week? It's the work of dedicated volunteers who take turns pulling the content together and [...]

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Vigil about Racial Injustice

By |2020-06-01T17:53:49-04:00June 1st, 2020|General News & Announcements|

The tragic death of George Floyd and of so many more Black citizens has brought us to witness yet again the horrors of systemic racism in our country. The impact of watching someone die in front of our eyes cannot be ignored. This touches all of us with many deep emotions and questions. The Social [...]

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2020 Census Phone Bank needs volunteers

By |2020-06-01T20:27:59-04:00June 1st, 2020|General News & Announcements|

Looking for a way to volunteer from home? Long Island Civic Engagement Table is hosting a Census Virtual Phone Bank on June 10th to call community members in Suffolk County where there is a low self-response rate. This event will be in collaboration with NY Counts 2020, NALEO Education Fund, and the Leadership Conference Education Fund. We [...]

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Community COVID Memorial During General Assembly

By |2020-06-01T12:20:31-04:00June 1st, 2020|General News & Announcements|

Greetings, friends. Rev. Joan Javier-Duval and I eagerly await our opportunity to hold sacred space with you at General Assembly 2020 for the Sunday morning service, which will air at 10am EDT and 10am PDT on Sunday, June 28th. We know that connection and community care are the keys to our strength in times like [...]

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UUA-General Assembly—JUNE 24-28, 2020

By |2020-06-01T11:07:28-04:00June 1st, 2020|General News & Announcements|

In a time of great challenge and heartbreak in our world, what does our faith ask of us? At this year’s fully virtual General Assembly (GA), we will explore the power, possibility, purpose, struggle, and joy of finding the path forward together as Unitarian Universalists. During this time of rapid change, the collective practice of our [...]

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May 2020

GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL BE VIRTUAL – JUNE 24 – 28

By |2020-05-30T14:52:13-04:00May 30th, 2020|General News & Announcements, Virtual|

GENERAL ASSEMBLY WILL BE VIRTUAL – JUNE 24 - 28 General Assembly will be held virtually this year.  Dates are June 24th through June 28th. Virtual Registrants are able to watch and ask questions in live sessions including workshops and business sessions (mini-assemblies, hearings, etc). Voting Delegates are also able to propose amendments in the live business sessions, participate in debates, and vote in general sessions. Our [...]

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