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Helping at Project Achieve

Since this month has 5 Mondays, our congregation has the opportunity once again to prepare dinner for the residents of the city’s only year-round homeless shelter, Project Achieve On Monday, April 30, these people will be furnishing dinner for the residents of Project Achieve: Jan Colbert, Jim Crook and Elizabeth Louros, Nasreen & Will Gagner, … Continued

The 2018 UUCLB Concert Series

The UUCLB Music & Arts Committee Proudly Presents – The 2018 Concert Series Sunday, April 29th, 2:00PM – Enjoy an afternoon with the Mexican folk music band Conjunto Jardin, son jarocho (Veracruz) style. Check them out at www.conjuntojardin.com Saturday, May 12th, 7:00PM – Experience the musical sounds of traditional Lobi music from northwestern Ghana. SK Kakraba … Continued

One-day Workshop: Race and Racism — From Awareness to Action

Join us for this intensive one-day workshop entitled Race and Racism: From Awareness to Action. Space is limited, and it’s going fast! The facilitator is Celia Young, a UU and Tapestry congregation member. This one-day intensive workshop aims to: • Explore the subtler forms of bias held by “nice” people • Find a safe place … Continued

April 2018 Special Collection

The Special Collection during April 2018 (all collections from the April 1 service, and any others marked “Special Collection” during the month) will be directed to Black Lives of Unitarian Universalism (BLUU). The Black Lives of UU Organizing Collective formed in the wake of several conversations among Black UUs at the July 2015 Movement for … Continued

Finance volunteers needed

Are you a numbers person? Do you like to see a balanced books? You are the person we are looking for!!! Volunteer positions are open for: – Bookkeeper-Disbursements, 3-6 volunteer hours a week – Bookkeeper-Receipts, 3-6 volunteer hours a week – Assistant Treasurer, 10-12 volunteer hours a month All positions work closely with the Treasurer. … Continued

April is Climate Justice Month

On Sunday April 15th and Sunday April 22nd (Earth Day!) we will join the Unitarian Universalist Ministry for the Earth in solidarity with the 21 youth who have filed a lawsuit against the United States government for failure to meaningfully address climate change (Juliana v. US ). More information on Justice for #Each Generation can … Continued

ONLINE GIVING!

Now you can give quickly and easily on your phone or tablet. Check it out! Download the Tithe.ly app for your mobile device, create your account, and search for UUCLB. Give now: Offering Plate, and Special Collection Coming soon: Pledges, Tributes, and more… Download the Tithe.ly app Or, give securely through your web browser by … Continued

Participate in Worship

Rev. Hoyt-McDaniels and the Worship Committee are looking for additional folks to help with worship. We have exciting ideas about our expanding our worship experience with additional audio-visual components, more music, altar decorations connected to the season and worship themes, a revised order of service, more involvement from the ushers, and lay preaching. Contact Rev. … Continued

STEWARDSHIP 2018-2019 PLEDGE DRIVE

MOVING FORWARD TOGETHER WITH COMMUNITY AND PURPOSE Thank you to all who have pledged to date. We are very grateful for the financial support you have offered. We have so far received more than half of what we expect. As we are nearing the end of the campaign, we encourage you to fill out a … Continued

March 2018 Special Collection

The Special Collection during March 2018 (all collections from the March 4 service, and any others marked “Special Collection” during the month) will be directed to UUCLB’s own Dreamers Scholarship. This scholarship is offered to California State University Long Beach undocumented students who qualify under AB540 (considered as state residents). Funds collected go directly to the … Continued