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Share the Plate supports Planned Parenthood of Western PA

Posted on May 3, 2016 in News

Share the Plate supports Planned Parenthood of Western PA

Our Share the Plate collection during March and April raised $601 for Planned Parenthood of Western PA, whose mission is to provide health care, educate about family planning and responsible parenthood, and advocate for public policies that guard rights and access to services. 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 $22,975 to 27 justice partners. If you know of an organization or project...

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Share the Plate supports Working and Healing to Abolish Total Supremacy Undermining Privilege

Posted on Mar 2, 2016 in News

Share the Plate supports Working and Healing to Abolish Total Supremacy Undermining Privilege

Our Share the Plate collection during January and February raised $728 for Working and Healing to Abolish Total Supremacy Undermining Privilege, a Pittsburgh-based collective that is working to end white silence and create a world that is liberated from destructive white privilege and oppression. 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 $22,374 to 26 justice partners. If you know of an...

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Winter Weather Plan: We’ll be Open!

Posted on Jan 19, 2016 in News

Winter Weather Plan: We’ll be Open!

No matter the weather, if you can make it, we'll be here. Hope to see you at Allegheny this and every Sunday!

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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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