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.
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. Be assured that we are continuing our work in this time of social distancing.
UU The Vote and “How We Thrive” : A LIVE Virtual Event Tuesday, May 12 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Join us LIVE for a special program from UU the Vote. The evening will feature musicians from across the country, a message from UUA President Rev. Susan Frederick-Gray, and opportunities for you to get involved in 2020! We'll address these issues and more: What does it mean to practice our principles during a pandemic? What are we doing to guarantee free and fair elections in states targeted by voter suppression? How is UU the Vote rising to the challenges of COVID-19, while creating a movement towards UU values in the 2020 elections? Sign up -->https://secure.everyaction.com/Q7gv-XyC2ke12BvUwImgLQ2
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
Worthy Causes Share the Plate
Half of the Sunday Service plate collections during the month of May will go towards We the People of Detroit: Water Justice which isdedicated to community coalition building and to the provision of resources that inform, train and mobilize the citizens of Detroit to improve their quality of life.
Other Community Events
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