We are a group of diverse interests whose focus is Social Justice as it relates to our Unitarian Principals. We seek to engage our congregation and the greater community in issues that pursue justice and equality for all people and our environment. We are advocates in clean water and water justice, women’s health and equality, fair wage, immigration, equitable healthcare for all, hunger, poverty, Black Lives Matter, Me Too Movement, education, gun violence and LGBTQ issues.
We meet on the 2nd Sunday of every month (except July) at 12:15pm in Room C (across from the Church Office). Meetings are open to all. ...
Upcoming Events Stay tuned to this space for the latest in NWUU social, political involvement. All events, unless otherwise noted, take place at Northwest UU Church, and are open to all.
Compassionate Warrior: White Ally Boot Camp March 8 - May 16, various dates and times Take a concrete step toward anti-racism by learning how to listen, tell your story, and navigate with family, friends, co-workers, and others. This is a 30-step training course on how to engage in difficult conversations and create change by leading with compassion. We'll use Dr. David Campt's Compassionate Warrior Bootcamp for White Allies: Spiritual Edition as our text. (available at http://bit.ly/nwuu-ally) For more information, contact email@example.com.
The 8th Principle Project The Black Lives of UU (BLUU) Organizing Collective encourages all Unitarian Universalists to advocate for the formal adoption of an 8th principle which would articulate a commitment to the dismantling of white supremacy within the stated principles of our faith. For more information go to: http://www.northwestuu.org/the-8th-principle.html
Share the Plate Half of the Sunday Service plate collections during the month of March will go towards The Southfield Emergency Needs Fund, Southfield Department of Human Services, which offers short-term support services for Southfield residents in need. To give anytime, text 248.574.8034 with your desired donation amount + plate; example: 10 plate.
Other Community Events
Get Out the Vote! ACLU People Power Sat., March 14, 3:00 pm Help us Get Out the Vote, especially in communities most likely to be disenfranchised due to race or ethnicity.
Our Community Partners
The ACLU People Power Action Committee meets the 2nd Saturday of every month at 3:00 p.m. at NWUU. For more info, contact Scott Reilly, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sponsored by the NWUU Social Justice, Action, and Outreach Committee. Posts by MJSpear