Category: Economic Justice

Economic Justice Team: Take Action!

At our recent meeting, UUC’s Economic Justice Team discussed the efforts being taken at both city and state levels to revise budgets in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic. We encourage you to contact your...

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2020 Census and Social-Economic Justice

The Economic Justice Team urges UUC members and friends to respond to the 2020 Census, if you haven’t already done so. Then, please reach out and remind 5 other people. The Census Bureau had plans...

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UUC Economic Justice Group Meets

Sunday, May 31, 11 a.m. via Zoom The Covid-19 pandemic has greatly intensified already extreme economic inequities locally and globally. Our neighbors’ needs here and elsewhere must be addressed. UUC has identified five local charities...

From the Economic Justice Team

The UUC Economic Justice Team is concerned about the 2020 Census count because a state’s recorded population determines billions of dollars in federal funding for social programs and how many members of Congress our...

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Economic Justice Team News

The Economic Justice Team is hoping to schedule a UUC Build with Habitat for Humanity this summer, as Covid-19 allows. Planning has also begun for an Interfaith Build in September, which would include volunteers...

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Economic Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, April 26, 11 a.m. via Zoom The Economic Justice Team will meet on Sunday, April 26 to consider economic inequality, race, and democracy in the time of coronavirus. How can we best respond?...

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February Social Justice Plate Collection

Thank you for your outpouring of support for the Second Sunday plate collection in February. Your generous donations totaling just over $4,000 will enable Lake City Partners Ending Homelessness to continue their programs including:...

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UUC Economic Justice Team Meeting

Sunday, February 23, 12:45 p.m. in Emerson The Economic Justice Team will meet to discuss a plan for donations and volunteer support for the Lake City Partners program for unsheltered people. Plans are underway...

Promote Economic Justice in Olympia

January 20, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Olympia Center UUC’s Economic Justice Team is organizing a trip to Olympia on January 20th to support the Statewide Poverty Action Network’s Lobby Day. We’ll...