• Mary Lewis working with a Lincoln School student.

  • People's Social Justice supporters get the congregation involved in ISAAC's social action issues.

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    Rick Johnson works with the Prisoner Re-entry program.

  • Rick Johnson delivers People's donations to Loaves & Fishes.

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.

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


If you would like to add events to this calendar, send them to justicecalendar@peopleschurch.net. People who request that an event be posted to the calendar will need to supply the following information:

  • name of the event
  • date of the event
  • time of the event
  • place of the event
  • who to contact for more information
  • either a person, or a website, or a Facebook page (or all of these) if available

Latest Social Justice News

National Day of Racial Healing

TRHT (Truth, Racial Healing & Transformation) Kalamazoo will be hosting three free racial healing experiences to the public on Monday, January 16th, 2023.  Space is limited. You can RSVP as a participant https://docs.google.com/forms/de/1FAIpQLSf7SW22sDT2cITXy4KQGlwu8t9Aui1EVigyXxpruFLboa18cg/viewform These are being offered as part of TRHT’s community celebration of the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. […]

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Special Collection January 8: Community Homeworks Maternal Wellness and Small Child Pilot Program

Special Collection: Community Homeworks Maternal Wellness and Small Child Pilot Program January 8, during the service Community Homeworks provides critical home repairs and education to low income homeowners that allow them to be safe and warm, avoid homelessness, and build generational wealth. In partnership with Cradle Kalamazoo (a previous special offering recipient), Community Homeworks […]

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ISAAC Update

A review of ISAAC’s work in 2022 shows powerful impacts throughout our community on all issues tackled. We are grateful for the support and participation of People’s people in these endeavors and for the opportunities ISAAC provides for us to help build the Beloved Community. Voter Engagement Working with key partners El Concilio […]

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