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We Are Unitarian Universalists Video

Posted on Apr 3, 2017 in Feature Stories, News

We Are Unitarian Universalists Video

New "We Are Unitarian Universalists" video from the UUA Outreach Office.

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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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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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Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Posted on Jan 3, 2017 in News

Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Our Share the Plate collection during November and December 2016 raised $878 for Northside Common Ministries which offers many vital community resources to our struggling neighbors including the Northside Community Food Pantry and the Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter. 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 communities of Pittsburgh’s North Side and beyond. So far we have collected and distributed $25,615 to 31 justice partners. If you know of an organization or project doing good...

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Share the Plate Reaches $25,000!

Posted on Dec 20, 2016 in News

Share the Plate Reaches $25,000!

On Sunday November 20 we celebrated an important milestone as our Share the Plate program reached $25,000 in donations since its inception in 2010! Share the Plate directs half of the cash donations we receive each Sunday to carefully selected justice partners, organizations whose work on a variety of social justice issues deserves our recognition and support. Our first recipient way back in 2010 was Jeron Cares, a scholarship fund begun as a memorial to Jeron Grayson, a Hill District college student who had recently been a victim of gun violence. Since then we have helped more than two dozen...

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Allegheny UU is on Instagram

Posted on Nov 17, 2016 in News

Allegheny UU is on Instagram

Because a picture is worth a thousand words we’re now on Instagram! It’s a great place to share pictures, quotes, and more. Follow us to see our posts!

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