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, education, gun violence and LGBTQ Equality and Rights.
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 All events, unless otherwise noted, take place at Northwest UU Church, and are open to everyone.
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January Plate Collection Half of the Sunday Service plate collections during the month of January will go to the Southfield Emergency Needs Fund. Their mission is to offer services and opportunities to promote personal growth, independence, dignity, and respect for the citizens of the City of Southfield. To give anytime, text 248.574.8034 with your desired donation amount + plate; example: 10 plate.
Pull-up Diapers for Native American Health and Family Services We are collecting pull-up diapers to support the Native American Health and Family Services. Detroit's Native American population is large, yet isolated, and mostly under-served. Please purchase a package of pull-up diapers, size XL, and bring to the designated bin in the NWUU Atrium.
Other Community Events
Justice on Earth (book discussion event) Saturday, January 26, 2019, 10:00 am - 12:00 noon Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward Avenue, Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304 At a time when racial justice, environmental justice, and economic justice are seen as issues competing for time, attention, and resources, we invite area UUs to read the book Justice on Earth by Manish Mishra-Marzetti and Jennifer Nordstrom. This book explores the ways in which the three principles are intertwined. You do not need to have read the whole book to join the discussion!
Our Partners in Social Justice
The ACLU People Power Action Committee meets the 2nd Saturday of every month at 3:00 p.m. at NWUU.
Sponsored by the NWUU Social Justice, Action, and Outreach Committee.