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Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Posted on Jan 6, 2016 in News

Share the Plate supports Northside Common Ministries

Our Share the Plate collection during November and December raised $728 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 Pitttsburgh’s North Side and beyond. So far we have collected and distributed $21,646 to 25 justice partners. If you know of an organization or project doing good works...

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Celebrating the Silence

Posted on Dec 14, 2015 in News

Celebrating the Silence

A spiritual organization such as Allegheny will often emphasize it is not a building, but the people inside (and around) our physical space that make up our community. But sometimes, our physical surroundings are such that we have to take notice that our growth as a community is hampered. One such instance was our Founders Hall; it was – to use the words of Huey Lewis in Back to the Future – “just too darn loud.” Anyone who spent time in the room will remember the aural assault that greeted them whenever more than a few people in there. Because the floor, ceiling, and walls...

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Kathy Kozachenko was First Openly Gay Person to win Election

Posted on Dec 12, 2015 in Feature Stories, News

Kathy Kozachenko was First Openly Gay Person to win Election

Allegheny UU member Kathy Kozachenko's historic moment as the first openly gay person to win a U.S. election

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An Aerial Look at Allegheny UU Church

Posted on Nov 9, 2015 in News

Thank you to neighbor and friend of the congregation Steven Adams for filming and producing this remarkable aerial video montage of Allegheny on a beautiful Fall day earlier this month!  

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Share the Plate supports Hope Grows

Posted on Oct 30, 2015 in News

Share the Plate supports Hope Grows

Our Share the Plate collection during September and October raised $585 for Hope Grows, which restores the lives of those impacted by the role of caregiver and inspires wellness of mind, body, and spirit through the use of counseling, education, retreats, supportive services, and healing and restorative gardens. 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 Pitttsburgh’s North Side and beyond. So far we have collected and distributed $20,918 to 24 justice partners. If you...

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10th Anniversary Celebration for Rev Dave

Posted on Oct 16, 2015 in News

10th Anniversary Celebration for Rev Dave

We gathered on October 11, 2015 to celebrate 10 years of ministry with Rev Dave.   Photo album on Facebook:  

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