Social Justice work at People’s Church is a vital aspect of our Church life. Recently, People’s Church celebrated the distinct honor of being selected by the Unitarian Universalist Association (UUA) as the 2012 recipient of the Bennett Award for Congregational Action on Human Justice and Social Action.
Social Justice work at People’s includes support by the Social Justice Coordinating Committee (SJCC) of the following projects.
Social Justice work at People’s includes the following groups and activities.
- Anti-Racism Anti-Oppression Multi-Culturalism Committee (ARAOMC)
- Partner Church Relationships
- Green Sanctuary Committee
- Welcoming Congregation Committee
- Talking Pots
The Social Justice Coordinating Committee (SJCC) at People’s Church is charged with facilitating and coordinating the efforts of the congregation to be actively involved in living our values in the community and the world. Learn More
Latest Social Justice News
By now everyone knows that we have joined forces with RE children to challenge the horcrux of ILLITERACY. $700 was collected Sunday the 12th toward the purchase of books for Lincoln School! But there is still some distance to go to purchase 320 books, which cost about $7 per book—and our goal is to win […]
Sunday, April 9 Just imagine going on a free six day/five night residential camping experience next summer. That’s what Pretty Lake Camp in Mattawan will provide for 700-800 area youth most of whom face significant challenges. They have been providing this experience to disadvantaged kids since 1916. Applications are distributed online and through area public […]
Undocumented People Share Their Stories Sunday, April 9, 12:30 Room 9 An important opportunity to listen to several undocumented people from our community speak about their experiences and answer questions. Light snack provided. Sanctuary: Learning from Other Congregations Sunday, April 30, 12:30, Room 19 Leaders from sanctuary churches will speak and answer questions about what […]