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2017 Annual Meeting is Sunday May 21

Posted on Mar 31, 2017 in Upcoming Events

Our Annual Congregational Meeting will be held on Sunday May 21 2017 at 12pm in Founders Hall. All members are encouraged to attend and participate as a privilege and responsibility of membership. On the agenda will be election of Trustees, reviewing the work of committees over the past year, a financial report, and presentation of a proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2017-18. All are welcome to attend. Current members who signed the membership book before April 21 will be eligible to vote. A light lunch and child care will be provided.

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Share the Plate supports PA Interfaith Impact Network

Posted on Mar 8, 2017 in News

Our Share the Plate collection during January and February 2017 raised $753 for the PA Interfaith Impact Network (PIIN), a network of congregations and organizations  committed to drawing together people of faith to act powerfully on local and regional issues of justice and fairness. Through the processes of community-building, working with politicians and policy makers, direct action, and negotiation, PIIN works to transform our communities. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing important work in the...

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April Fools Dinner, Service Auction, and Talent Show on April 1

Posted on Mar 8, 2017 in Upcoming Events

Mark your calendars and bring your friends and family to join for a hilarious and heartfelt night of family-friendly fun, friendship, and fundraising, all for a good cause – Allegheny! Come one, come all. Bring a guest, bring your performance tricks, and bring your pocketbook. Kids and adult acts welcome. Oh, and don’t forget to offer your services as part of the auction. Questions or to help with planning, contact Kate Tomlinson. Stay tuned for more, and start getting your act together, will ya?! This is NO JOKE!!!! Saturday April 1 2017 from 6-9pm in Founders Hall.    

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Film Screening and Discussion: White Like Me

Posted on Feb 14, 2017 in Upcoming Events

We invite you to join us for our next installment of the Allegheny Racism Discussion movie night on Friday, February 24 at 6pm.  We will be viewing the documentary ‘White Like Me’, based on the writings of anti-racism educator Tim Wise. Wise offers a fascinating look back at the race-based white entitlement programs that built the American middle class, and argues that our failure as a society to come to terms with this legacy of white privilege continues to perpetuate racial inequality and race-driven political resentments today. The film is 68 minutes long, so we’ll have...

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Declaration of Conscience from UUA and UUSC

Posted on Jan 30, 2017 in News, Upcoming Events

Declaration of Conscience from UUA and UUSC

The Unitarian Universalist Association and Unitarian Universalist Service Committee have offered a Declaration of Conscience that states in the strongest possible terms our commitment in these troubling times. By signing the declaration, individuals and congregations will be affirming our core values and declaring willingness to put them into action. Please read it and, with your signature, join in standing on the side of love, protecting the most vulnerable among us, and defending core values that are under attack. Thank you for your concern, vigilance, and willingness to...

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