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
Lincoln School September has whizzed by and your Social Justice Coordinating Committee is fully engaged in keeping up with the many involvements serving the causes of social justice in our community. As always, our first activity in the fall is our support of Lincoln School. The Special Collection on September 16th netted $1090. Teachers who […]
Do you care about justice? Are you having trouble learning about the various rallies, vigils, important city and county council meetings, and educational opportunities happening in our community? Do you know about events that would interest other People’s people? Justice-minded folks, including members of the Social Justice Coordinating Committee, are stepping in to help us […]
The City and its partners want to hear from you, Kalamazoo! Tell us your thoughts on housing. We have teamed up with other agencies in the area to look at housing issues in our city. https://goo.gl/forms/WIdSSlSFHWVwbCRe2 This partnership between the City of Kalamazoo, Michigan Department of Civil Rights, Fair Housing Center of Southwest Michigan, […]