Author Archives: Maureen

St. Patrick’s Day Party!

Sure’n it’s time to start plannin’ some shenanigans. Music & Arts in cahoots with Stewardship Presents the Quasi Annual UUCLB St. Patrick’s Day Party “Nurture the Soul, Ignite the Spirit” “Stewardship Giving Kick Off Party” SUNDAY, March 17, 2019 1pm in Wylder Hall with MC’s … read more.

Patrisse Cullors Speaks from Our Pulpit

This Sunday, Patrisse Cullors, co-founder of Black Lives Matter, urged the congregation to vote in this election, because voting matters. Do your research on the candidates and issues she urged, not just at the top of the ticket, but also the many local candidates and … read more.

Reform L.A. County Jails

Mark-Anthony Johnson spoke about the efforts to Reform L.A. Jails Initiative at a forum on Thursday, October 4th. Parents of Juan Carrerra, who passed away in jail one year ago, shared moving testimony of his death in an L.A. County jail as a result of … read more.

UUCLB Supports Black Lives UU

During the month of April, members and friends of UUCLB collected over three thousand dollars in response to a call from the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) to support an organizing collective called Black Lives Unitarian Universalist (BLUU).

Through a campaign called “Promise and Practice” the … read more.

June 2018 Special Collection

The Special Collection during June 2018 (all collections from the June 3 service, and any others marked “Special Collection” during the month) will be directed to Homeland Neighborhood Cultural Center.

The mission of Homeland Cultural Center is to provide a safe place for the cultivation, … read more.

Dreamers’ Scholarships Presentation

Our March Special Collection was for our own “Dreamers Scholarship”, which goes to California State University Long Beach undocumented students who qualify under AB540 (considered as state residents). Funds collected go directly to the students. The Dreamers scholarship committee will present the UUCLB Dreamers Scholarship to the recipients at … read more.